Archive for the 'New Baby Poetry' Category


Saturday, May 4th, 2013

I have finished Picture Book Writing Week for the first time within the time period and more than that – EARLY! It is really just amazing! So now I am pondering what next 🙂 There are a set of paintings from ages ago that need finishing – for What Can You See Under The Sea […]

The Little Book of New Baby – More Illustrations

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

More of the drawings I’ve done for the book 🙂

The Little Book of New Baby – Illustrations

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Here are some of the illustrations for The Little Book of New Baby Poetry 🙂

The Little Book of New Baby Poetry

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Here is a pic of Jeany decorating the book – she loves her little sister so much! The two of them are going to be a source of inspiration for so many little stories 🙂

Little Book of NBP – Poem 10

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

Rougies When the baby first arrived It slept and fed most the time But soon Jeany The sister of the big sis kind Was teaching it To be a child of a like mind She started with some baby sign Communicating… Saved her and the baby time Now when there’s mischief and crime Of the […]

Little Book of NBP – Poem 9

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

This is another that pre-existed, I made this up when my little girl was a toddler and would scream the house down at hair wash time! This used to calm her down. Bath Time Daddy, Daddy, Daddy! Won’t you rescue me! Mummy, Mummy Mummy’s Being Oh so mean! Daddy, Daddy Daddy! You won’t believe She’s […]

Little Book of NBP – Poem 8

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

This already existed before the poetry challenge MoP it is a lou la bye I made up for my little girl – my husband has a simpler version that he sings and that if we try we can wrap round each other which is lovely but I didn’t think it would transfer to a poetry […]

Little Book of NBP – Poem 7

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

This poem was already written and lurking around – originally posted on Turquoise Monster. The Baby Wocky It was milky and the drooly babe That did wail and wiggle in the cott All smiley was her little face And her gums all smooth and pink Beware the gummy mouth my friend The jaws that gum, […]

Little Book of NBP – Poem 6

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

It’s Time to Feed the Baby It’s time to feed the baby Again! Again it’s time to feed the baby And then? It’s time to change the baby The baby must change When ? All the time and then? It’s time to feed the baby Oh not again! It’s driving Mummy crazy But it’s ok […]

Little Book of NBP – Poem 5

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

A Friend of Her Own Jean is lonely when her friends go home She wants a sibling of her own Mummy’s been working hard on this For months and months Her tummies huge And can’t be missed! Jean wants a sister but a brother will do Mummy says at first babies are boring All they […]