Stuff & Nonsense

Bonjour! Sorry I haven’t posted for such a long time – there has been so much going on in our little household these last weeks that PuddleMonkey has taken something of a back seat. I am feeling suitably guilty now, so while this post is really a bit of stuff and nonsense I feel better for writing it! Continue reading Stuff & Nonsense


Meet the Sammies. This children’s travel range from Samsonite have little people appeal with grown-up benefits. They are made from lightweight, durable canvas making them easy for little ones to pull along, and the details are adorable. 

Handy pockets hide under trunks and tails, and the pull handle zips neatly away when not needed.

The range includes matching backpack day bags, and you can choose from butterflies, ladybirds and teddies – as well as these two favourites! Just in time for summer getaways, bon voyage!


My Circus

This quirky little book by Xavier Deneux was a first birthday present to our little Henry earlier this year, from Claire. My Circus has a soft matt cover that is wonderfully tactile, and high gloss podgy-finger-friendly board pages. Continue reading My Circus

Dungarees Please

Dungarees have always been a favourite with me – for boys and girls alike, they just holler cheekiness and fresh air.
So, I have done a little rummaging and found a handful of gorgeous styles to share, so your little monkeys can be as cute and mischievous as Tom Sawyer… aawwww Ma!

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