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Festivals with kids: the ultimate checklist

With the sun rearing its head and tickets going on sale for summer fun, I thought it was a timely idea to chat festivals with kids! Last year we headed to Green Man festival in the beautiful Brecon Beacons with both kiddos in tow, and also spent a blissfully decadent few child-free days at Glastonbury.  Joe (12 […]

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Acorn & Pip: Spring/Summer 2017 lookbook

By day, when I’m not ‘Curving’,  I’m a photographer, specialising in photographing kids and families, and I was chuffed to bits when the lovely Lucy from Acorn & Pip got in touch to ask me to shoot their Spring/Summer 2017 lookbook. If you haven’t already checked out Acorn & Pip, please do! It’s a beautifully curated little treasure […]

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Last minute Mother’s Day printable gift vouchers

I don’t think I really truly appreciated Mother’s Day until parenthood hit me (sorry Mum). Breakfast in bed, something with a child’s hand print or scribble, flowers?… They’re all good, but we wanted to know what the Mum-folk REALLY wanted as a Mother’s Day treat so we asked and the hive-mind answered with some sort of break… time […]

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Trend Alert! Conversational prints

By day I’m a designer, I design a lot of childrenswear and I love it. The best thing about kidswear for me is print… especially conversational prints; they can be bold, colourful and unashamedly fun. Quite a number of them are unisex too which is an added bonus! There are a lot of great prints […]

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Joeisms

My eldest son Joe is a funny child. Sometimes funny-haha, sometimes funny-strange. But always funny. I’m sure many of your kids are the same. Over the years I’ve occasionally posted to Facebook things he’s said or done that have amused me, and often people would say, “You should keep a collection of Joeisms!” So recently, […]

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Kids’ parties: gift buying on a budget

My eldest started school in September; her new Monday to Friday parallel dimension has opened up a whole new world for us including a steady stream of birthday party invites. I’m not complaining as it’s lovely that her new buddies want her to be there for the celebration, but whoa there.. it’s easy to get […]

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Family Jukebox playlist #6

Family Jukebox: a family-friendly musical jaunt We regularly share recommendations of what we’ve been listening to with our own families… Music that is totally accessible to younger ears but not ‘kids’ music’. Don’t be afraid to Dad-dance in the dining room – there are definitely no nursery rhymes here… Tom Tom Club, Wordy Rappinghood From the […]

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10 great unisex kids’ winter jumpers

With winter on the doorstep I’ve been scouring the shops for some nice jumpers for Huey… Here are my picks for some lovely unisex winter woollens and warmers for our cheeky little nippers – I’d wear all of them myself! 1. Augustin organic merino wool buttoned orange jumper, Smallable, £49.92 2. Light grey wolf hoodie, H&M, […]

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What age is it best to photograph your baby or child?

We all love taking pictures of our kids, but sometimes it’s really nice to get someone else to take them for us. This even applies to us photographers, possibly even more so, as we’re ALWAYS on the other side of the camera. I have lots of lovely pictures of my own kids, but I’m very rarely, if […]

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Photography 52 Project: week 21/52 {Frank}

52 Project – a photo a week, every week, of each of my two lads HUEY We had a very special visitor this week in the shape of Frank. He is our good friends Emma and Pete’s lad and could not be any more ace. He’s super chilled, always smiling, happy and babbling, gives the best […]

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