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Transatlantic Blonde
An American Mom in Glasgow
An American Mom in Glasgow

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Frisch’s Big Boy Presents The Nutcracker
6 year old Ballet Blondie When I was 6 years old I was a page in the Cincinnati Ballet company's production of Cincinnati Christmas classic The Nutcracker.  Now *cough cough* years later, Blondie Boy is 6 years old and I took him to his first performance ...

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Santa at Hamleys, St Enoch Centre
In case you hadn't noticed, it's that time of the year again! Christmas songs are playing in supermarkets and every ad on TV seems to be for the latest toy craze. I'd like to say the streets are blanketed in a covering of crisp white snow but we all know it...

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Iolla Prescription Eyewear
I've been wearing prescription glasses for the past 22 years (you decide what age I got my first pair!) but in that time I've only had 5 pairs of glasses. Prescription glasses can cost and arm in a leg with frames, lenses, thinning, special coatings--if I'm...

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Eleven months
Age  - eleven months Weight  - 20lbs+ (I've not weighed her so I have no idea!) Height  -  29 1/2"+ (again no clue and she's sleeping so not going to try!) Sleeping habits  - She sleeps in her own bed but still ends up in bed with us in the early hours most...

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Toy Testing at the St Enoch Centre
It goes without saying that Blondie Boy is a huge fan of
toys: he’s five! He’s also a huge fan of toy reviews and reviewers. While I
don’t quite get it, he’d quite happily spend days watching videos of people
reviewing toys he would probably have little int...

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Ten months
Age  - ten months Weight  - 20lbs Height  -  29 1/2" Sleeping habits  - She is officially in her own room and in her cot; no more basket. I know it's been 4 months since my last update but this is still a relatively new development. She still ends up in bed...

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Debenhams Summer Soiree
Summer in Glasgow this year is particularly disappointing; I think we've literally had ONE day of summer. It's been grey, rainy and just dreary. Luckily Debenhams brought all of summers best beauty and swimwear trends to Gusto Glasgow to give us that summer...

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Six Months
Age - six months Weight - 16lbs 3oz Height -  27 1/2" Sleeping habits - She still sleeps through the night but I have to wake up some time (I don't look at the clock) and put her pipka back in 3-5 times in a row. She's also still in her Shnuggle Moses baske...

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Red Nose Day 2015 #IGiveAShirt
Red Nose Day 2015 is this Friday! Blondie Boy has been collecting all the different noses on offer this year and was super excited when TK Maxx asked if we wanted to take part in special Red Nose Day challenge. TK Maxx is the official retailer for the Red N...

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Breastfeeding and Working
Almost two months ago I went back to work. Baby Girl was 3 months old and exclusively breastfed. We weren't having any issues breastfeeding so I had no intentions of stopping and luckily my work has been extremely accommodating. I have my own little mini-fr...
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