{The Nest Cooks} Feeding the starving little birdies

Starving. Wasting away. Haven’t eaten in like one hour!

choc dipped banana

When the little birdies come home from school they are often ‘famished’ (or so they say!) and finding ways to fill their tummies can be really painful!

You want something healthy. Filling. Delicious.

caprese

The team at Mums Grapevine have put together a list of 10 Healthy After School Snacks to give you some inspiration. avocado

Happy eating Nesters x

{Design} Dream a little dream amongst the clouds..

Dreams are sky high with these cloud inspiration boards.

Easy, simple ways to update your little birdie’s bedroom or playroom.
CLOUD 1

1. Madeit ‘KBS Designs’ ‘Baby mobile cloud design’ – $45.00

2. Etsy ‘Shop Littles’ Cloud wall shelf – $52.60

3. Etsy ‘Gosh & Golly’ Cloud Mobile – $49.53 (teal background)

4. Etsy ‘DezignDaze’ ‘Hello Sunshine’ print – $9.25

5. Etsy ‘Robin&Mould’ Hand Screen printed ‘Dream Big, little one’ cushion – $45.82

6. Etsy ‘Decor your wall’ gold wall stickers – $48.55

7. Aimee Wilder Cloud wallpaper – $175.00

CLOUD 2

8. Etsy ‘Felt Mountains Studio’ ‘Every cloud has a silver lining’ print – $23.95

9. Madeit ‘Joanouk’ ‘Muted Rainy Day Cloud’ watercolour art print – $30.00

Our personal favourites are the ‘Every cloud has a silver lining’ print and the ‘Dream big little one‘ cushion.

Happy decorating Nesters x

{Raising little people} Name me a name for life

It’s the start of a new year and some new little lives need names.

new zealand

Essential Baby have put together the top New Zealand names for 2013.

Is your little birdie’s name in the top 10? Here is the link -> New Zealand Top Baby Names 2013

While these lists really are useless (as I am assuming that most people will not need to know what the most popular names are to provide their infant a name for the rest of their lives), it really is fun to look at.

Enjoy x