FAMILY FESTIVAL TIPS

It's that time of year again to start thinking about and preparing for taking the family away to a festival.  Festivals can be great fun, be prepared and...

WHAT BLOGGING MEANS IN REALITY

What blogging means in reality?  Well for me it's many things, it's a way to write, to be creative to inspire and to share. It's the hope that people...

TYRES ON THE BEACH

It was a beach trip during a particularly low tide.  We were puzzled to discover so many tyres lying in the sand.  This left me wondering why were...

GREEN BLUE PETER BADGE

My kids love watching Blue Peter and Jess is nearly old enough to apply for her own Blue Peter badge. Abi frequently enters the competitions and is already the...

KIDS AFTERNOON TEA

I found some old pictures on my laptop I thought I would share with you of when we made a special lunch or kids afternoon tea, either way...

HAVING 3 KIDS

Highlighted in the news is Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William as their new addition to their family making them a family of five, just like me...

HOMEMADE GARDEN GIFT IDEAS

I was feeling stuck for birthday present ideas for an awesome man who loves gardening.  He's 70 and what do you get someone who most probably has everything...

NEW TO CAMPING

So many family's camp and we are hoping to join the campers this summer.  I'm guessing I may not be the only person that will be new to camping! Camping...

10 TIPS FOR DEALING WITH BURNOUT

Life is busy for most.  When you start finding yourself so busy and feel like you are swimming upstream then take stock as you may be heading for...

GETTING ORGANISED WITH GOOGLE CALENDAR

Being organised with dates and events can be quite a headache.  About ten years ago I could manage with just a calendar on the kitchen wall.  Then I...