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Lanzarote Evenings Out – ootd -Toddler Edition

I can’t be the only one feeling the cold and wanting to hide under the duvet. Or planning my holiday for next year and dreaming of those ootd summer outfits. It’s time for a little throwback to my summer holiday, so we can all imagine a bit of sunshine for a second. Let’s take ourselves to another climate and feel the benefits.


I’ve always taken pictures of myself during my previous holidays when we got dressed up for the evening. This time, the focus was solely on my little one. There is no actual getting ready time when you have a three-year-old running around your hotel room. Luckily we had my parents with us to ensure I could have a little cheeky drink, a picture session and a quicker-than-usual get-ready routine.

On holiday

Let’s take ourselves back to the summer – slow days, lots of vitamin D & calm vibes

We all know you spend your days in swimwear and not much else when you’re in the sunshine. So the evening is a chance to get dressed up and go out to eat. Something you probably wouldn’t do much of at home. Especially in a cost of living crisis. I am forever thankful we got to go on this holiday!

A little pause

Let’s all take a moment to bask in a lovely memory you have of the sunshine in the garden or a holiday. We don’t have long to wait until next summer. And in the meantime, you can always access your wonderful, happy memories. Transport yourself there!

I’ve decided to share my little ones’ outfits with you & some of the pictures we took on those great nights out!


Before we got ready each evening, I laid out her clothes on the bed, she played in the shower for a while and I took these pictures. I am so glad I did because it’s great to look back on her cute little outfits.

As you can see, she has quite a chilled style and used to say no to dresses when she was really little. In the interest of “dressing up”, she will now put on a dress (how cute is the dress picture?). I think the dressing-up box at the nursery helped us with that and I’ve since created a small dress-up section in her bedroom.


Until next time

I truly hope you liked my little throwback post today 🙂

Share with me some of your summer memories below – I would love to hear from you!



  1. Basic With Life
    November 16, 2022 / 10:50 AM

    Firstly I love these little outfits. I do miss dressing up my children when they were younger. Secondly ? I need a holiday and looking at your pics made me realise just how much. ?
    Thanks for sharing your family and holiday pics.

    • November 20, 2022 / 10:53 PM

      I want to keep these memories whilst I can. One day she won’t want to dress up 🙁 and everyone deserves a holiday. Hope you get some holiday planning done!

  2. November 17, 2022 / 1:44 PM

    Those are such cute outfits!! Your little girl is so adorable as well, what a sweetheart ;). These are nice suggestions thanks for sharing! 😉

    • November 20, 2022 / 10:52 PM

      Aww, thank you. She is a cutie, but she can also be a typical toddler. I suppose even adults can be over-emotional and badly behaved sometimes, haha!

    • November 20, 2022 / 10:50 PM

      Glad you like the outfits & I wanted to bring a little bit of sunshine to this horrible weather we are having.

  3. Coralle
    December 14, 2022 / 12:10 PM

    She looks adorable! Lovely outfits 🙂 Think we’re all missing a little bit of sunshine now x

    • December 29, 2022 / 8:44 PM

      Thank you. I am definitely missing the sunshine. I have my SAD therapy lamp on during these dark days in the UK.

  4. Ezioma Kalu
    December 14, 2022 / 12:25 PM

    Your pictures are lovely. And you have a very beautiful baby girl. She’s so adorable.

    • December 29, 2022 / 8:32 PM

      Glad the post transported you to sunny times. That’s the reason I wrote it. I really struggle mentally in winter and it’s great to look forward to the warmer weather.

  5. December 20, 2022 / 2:24 PM

    Oh, how cute! I love these outfits; perfect for time out and about in Lanzarote in the Summer! Love this throwback!

    • December 29, 2022 / 8:29 PM

      We had such a great time and I loved dressing her up every night.

  6. December 21, 2022 / 1:11 AM

    What a lovely throwback post! I adore these outfits, how cute!

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