Siblings – Hana Baby Guest Blog

I occasionally guest blog for Hana Baby about my experiences and feelings as a mum who practises gentle parenting. A slight side step from my main focus subject here these days, but rarely is anything in my life clearly one thing or the other. Many of my interior design decisions and influences are as a result of life with children, the challenges but also opportunities this affords me.
The most recent instalment is about siblings. I thought I would share it with you here.


I knew I wanted to have more than one child from the moment children crossed my mind. I’m the youngest of three and have very fond memories of childhood, memories of companionship, adventure, dares and bikes and trees and rope swings. I wanted my children to build those same ties, to share their life, their experiences with someone who simply accepted them for who they are, because they are a part of them….

Read more of this piece here on the Hana Baby blog xx


2 Comments Add yours

  1. Jane Wheeler says:

    Wow, this is a memory Alice. I can still see, hear and feel you all, such wonderful family memories and so great to have been part of so much. You’re creating many, many fabulous childhood moments, they’re lucky girls X

    1. Awww, you are very much a part of those memories for us too Janie ❤ We are evey lucky to have had the parents we do and the childhood they gave us 😊

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