Author: Metropolitan Mum

New beginnings

Remember that I said I wanted to take it slow? Well, to tell it in twitter speak: #massivefail. I am not complaining, no, it’s all good. Life is happening at a fast pace and I am filling my plate with a soup ladle. Quite suddenly and a bit unexpected, I found myself having a bout […]

A good year

It’s almost done. A mere 60 minutes and 2011 will be history. It’s been a good year. We sold the house that belonged to a neighbourhood I never really felt at home at. I finished the first draft of my novel. We have mostly been healthy and, most importantly, happy. I have never been good at […]

Countdown to Christmas – Advent Calendar Day 18

For long a favourite (and somewhat secret) brand among the style conscious crowd of South West London, caramelbaby&child has only recently been discovered by a wider audience. Their gorgeous designs are both original and practical – created to be taken to the park and worn to school. Colours you wouldn’t at first associate with children’s […]