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Quotes For Keeps {9.9.15}

We never really know how we will feel when a new baby arrives in our lives, but they always find a way of nestling in our hearts first! 6 more words


Planning a Naming Ceremony

Planning a naming ceremony is a very special time, and preparations often begin before the baby is born or in the case of adoption, brought home.   453 more words

Blended Families

The little white dress...

A vintage christening gown, made to measure….

For Munchkin’s christening a couple of weeks ago, I wanted to get one of our traditional family gowns altered to fit her, short enough so she could run around in and smart enough to suit such a special occasion. 259 more words


Taking the perfect photo

Whether you’re using your trusty mobile phone camera, or the latest DLSR, the basic rules still apply! Before you start snapping away, here’s a quick reminder to help you get the best pics for your photo cards… 449 more words

New Babies

It's Time For a Christening!!

I was invited cousin’s daughter’s christening last weekend and obviously this meant that I had to ditch my usual attire that basically consist’s of boyfriend jean’s, t-shirt and dependent on the weather my oh-so loved biker boot’s (I have a feeling there would have been a few scornful look’s if I had turned up in the church wearing my year’s old buckled biker boot’s) so this meant one thing. 517 more words


New resources from Church of England

As promised here are the bits and bobs that have recently come through from National Church Institutions:

First, some prayers:
Prayer for VJ Day
WW1resourcesEdith Cavell… 205 more words