I woke up this morning to the news to see that Manchester had been victim to a suspected terror attack. I spent this weekend in Manchester at a blogging conference so I feel a bit ‘closer’ to this tragedy than I might normally. I cannot believe that someone has targeted a concert primarily attended by children.… Read More How do we talk to our children about terrorism?
I have spoken before about my how fussy my toddler is. Mealtimes are a nightmare. I love food, my husband and I are complete foodies and a beige freezer diet makes me so sad but sometimes that is all she will eat. After Gino D’Acampo’s comments about ‘stupid parents’ being to blame for fussy eating… Read More Toddler Fussy Eating: Am I a ‘stupid parent’?
This is the second instalment of #LittleLoves. We’ve had a pretty relaxed week to be honest, I have a uni assignment due soon which I haven’t spent nearly enough time on and Joe’s hours have been all topsy turvy with him doing days instead of nights which has thrown my evening routine out somewhat. I… Read More A Weekly Round Up #LittleLoves – A Lazy one.
I have been doing a lot of research lately in to minimalism. By research obviously, I mean watching YouTube videos (Jessica Avey and Pick Up Limes are my current favourites) and it has really inspired me into minimising my life. We have recently moved into a new house and we made a conscious effort to not… Read More Minimising my life.
Next weekend I will be attending my first blogging conference, Blog On MSI in Manchester. I cannot wait. Firstly, to attend all of the sessions that tickle my fancy and secondly because it is a weekend away. I can chat, drink and be merry and not have to ask someone if they need the toilet… Read More The Blog On Ice-breaker
Ah holidays. The great British summertime, when we all get our lily white legs out and head to our nearest bit of beach to cavort in the sand and Instagram pictures of our children eating ice creams. When you have kids, all of a sudden a trip to the beach isn’t quite what it used… Read More Summer holidays with toddlers. Top tips for a day at the beach.
Before our first ever Center Parcs holiday back in March, I found myself Googling things like Bluestone or Center Parcs? We went to Center Parcs at the start of March and have just got back from a long weekend in Bluestone Wales so I thought I would write a review and comparison whilst everything is… Read More Bluestone or Center Parcs?
So after chatting to a friend today, I have decided to link up with #LittleLoves to round up my previous week. The premise is that there are a number of headings and I talk about my life that week in relevance to those headings. Simple right? It nicely sums up all of the stuff that are… Read More A Weekly Round Up #LittleLoves
I mentioned before our horrific bout of hand, foot and mouth didn’t I, well the weekend we realised what it was, was also the weekend we had tickets to go and see Disney on Ice 100 years of Magic! Typical right. We were so excited to take Isabelle to see it, she is a massive… Read More A Disney on Ice Review, Kind of.
We decided (I decided, my husband disagreed with me setting up yet another direct debit) to get National Trust Family Passes last month. My friend has recently got them with her family and I thought it might motivate me to get out and about a bit more if we had passes and ideas for places… Read More Getting National Trust Family Passes