Since Koopa got introduced to the beach on his first walk we’ve been loving taking him there! It’s becoming a real special time for us all. We jumped in the car one day last week and drove down the road to a beach near to […]
Arthur has just turned 25 months old.
I can’t believe it’s already been a month since his second birthday, that’s absolutely flown by!!
His speech is continuing to improve with what feels like new words appearing every day!!!
A new word that has definitely hugely influenced how he communicates with us is “show” as in ‘show you’. He grabs us by the hand and says “show show”
Our nap battles have been continuing. I can’t bring myself to give up trying. He definitely still needs sleep and will still go to sleep often enough for me to still have some hope!!! The days he doesn’t nap he often crashes out somewhere late on in the day, usually the car!
Tantrums continue, I do feel that as Arthur can comminicate better they are easier to resolve. The days where Arthur doesn’t nap are always worse because he’s tired and grumpy!
We’ve also seen Arthur really enjoying sorting out colours. I’ve been trying to help him learn his colours with this.
Sorting foam letters into the right colour boxes.
Arthur has also enjoyed taking lids on and off the paintpots and putting them back on the right colour!
Potty training is going well, we’ve still not gone out the house without nappies aside from the odd trip home in the car from the beach! We decided with such big changes coming soon we wouldn’t push our luck!
This month, unbeknownst to Arthur, has included some lasts for us!
The one that got me the most was halfway through Mark’s last day of school, I realised that this would be the last day just me and Arthur at home. I got really sad when I realised this, and I’m ok to admit that I’m all teary writing this now too! Of course, I’m beyond super excited about our little boy bump arriving in our family, but I still worry all the time about how he (okay, I mean we) will cope with our world turning upside down again!!
Since Mark finished work for summer we’ve been having an amazing time, we’ve had loads of time at the beach, at the pool, in the garden and just generally enjoying our time together!!
With one week until we go to Mahe, and just over 2 weeks until little boy bump arrives the next update for Arthur will definitely be an interesting one….it will definitely have been a busy month for him, and us all!
Just wanted to do a quick little post to acknowledge that I am a little MIA here at the moment!
We are having a lovely time with my parents being here, Arthur is loving spending time with them and they are of course loving every second with him!
Mark has been working this week so in the mornings once he goes I have been off up to where they are staying and spending the whole day together. Arthur’s been spoiled rotten and we have already had some fun times swimming!
As of Thursday Mark finishes for Easter holidays and he will have three weeks off so we can do lots of fun things together.
On Friday I’m booked in for a dive with my mum and dad which will be amazing as the last times they have been here I have been pregnant/first few weeks after having Arthur so it will be great to finally be able to go together.
On Saturday Mum and I are booked into a spa for our Mothers day treat which will be lovely!
I’ll try to make sure I don’t go totally off the radar and keep in touch about our nice family times!