The Mads

An Evening Out 3

I had the most wonderful time at The Mads on Friday, it was so lovely catching up with old friends and meeting some new ones.  Thank you for voting for me so I could be there! I didn’t win, Heather from Growing Spaces did – hurray! Her blog is fabulous and it was […]



The Mads and a Thankyou or Two 13

The Mads (Mum and Dad Blogging Awards) is coming up next week, and frankly it’s kind of crept up on me – where did September go? I’d like to thank you all again for voting for me in the category of the Best Home Blog.  I’m nominated with some wonderful […]

{The Mads 2012} Thankyou 8

 I just popped over to The Mads (Mum and Dad Blog Awards) to see if I’d been nominated for anything and I had such a lovely surprise I’m really chuffed!  Violet Posy has been nominated for Most Innovative, Most Helpful Blogger, Best Home Blog and the big one Best Blog of […]


The Awards… 6

Friday was a huge amount of fun, despite the heat in London and my mistake of wearing heels for the first time in 2 years!  It was so lovely to meet so many bloggers who I’ve only ever spoken too online before, and to catch up in person with lots […]

The Mads 10

Morning!  I’m just in the middle of packing for going down to London for The Mads tonight.  I’m sure I’ve forgotten half of what I want to take but while I’m having a break,  I wanted to say a massive thank you to all of you who nominated and voted […]

The Week So Far… 10

Sorry I’ve not been writing here a lot recently, I’ve just been feeling blah with nothing to write about. I think my hayfever has gotten to me and while I’m not runny eyed and sneezing like usual I’m just exhausted all the time. All I want to do is curl […]

I’m in the Finals! 11

I’m walking on cloud nine at the moment! Violet Posy is in the final five blogs (out of 118 nominations) in the Best Looking Blog category of The Mads (Mummy and Daddy Blog Awards sponsored by Butlins).  I’m in the company of some lovely blogs, so I’m very proud! There […]


The Mads

A bit of blatant self promotion here but I’m really thrilled to say that Violet Posy has been nominated for The Mads! What are The Mads I hear you ask? They are the Mummy and Daddy (MAD) Blog Awards, celebrating the utter brilliance of British parent blogs. Violet Posy has […]