Monthly Archives: August 2018

7 Organising Solutions for Kids’ Closets

When you have kids, organisation can be a difficult thing to keep up. This is especially true in places in your home that are already hard to keep organised – like a bedroom closet. With these tips, though, you will be able to get and keep a kids’ closet organised in no time. 1. Use Extra Storage There are plenty …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 5

It’s been a week much like the previous one, with a lot of time spent indoors. Each day we’ve taken a quick trip out to the shops mainly or to a local park. Hubby and I have been very preoccupied with giving this blog a little refresh. I have had to (and still am) go through all of my posts …

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5 Ways To Help Your Community

Being an avid, passionate supporter of your local community is a wonderful thing: it can help those in need, clean up the area, and even help you out too by providing you with a focus and making you feel accomplished and happy. You might make new friends, and you will certainly learn new skills. Giving back to your community is …

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Glamping At Longberry Farm

I have this real passion for travelling at the moment. There’s something so exciting about packing the car up and finding new places to adventure as a family. Our latest exploration of the UK saw us searching for glamping options on the Campsites website. We’ve only been glamping once before and the girls have wanted to do it again ever …

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Planning Your Winter Getaway With Your Family

If you’ve been here a while then you will know that I am definitely not a winter person. I would take the warmth over the cold any day. Winter is rapidly approaching us and it is probably time we should start preparing ourselves for it whether that’s staying in the UK or adventuring further afield. Where In The World? Obviously …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 4

It’s been a slow week this week. Our week was fixed around P1’s need to be at summer school for two and a half hours each afternoon. I always feel tremendous guilt if we plan fun things to do during the time we are not as a full family so we spent a lot of this week indoors. Resulting in …

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Siblings 2018 – August

This week it has suddenly dawned on me that we are rapidly approaching back to school. Already! I mean the weather has turned in the past week or so but we’ve had such a glorious summer and a huge part of me wants to freeze time and stay in this moment just a bit longer. I’m not sure that P1 …

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BBC Countryfile Live 2018 – Our Photo Diary

I’m still in a sort of bubbly come down from attending BBC Countryfile Live at the beginning of August. The atmosphere and buzz was just incredible. We spent Thursday and Friday in the beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace in Oxford. It was our first experience of a proper festival. I’m going to be honest and say that I don’t think …

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The Play Beach At Marsh Farm

Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park is a place that holds so many fond memories. Although a lot has changed since my childhood visits there with my School, my parents and grandparents, it still remains one of my top favourite places to take the girls. This time we had been lucky enough to visit Marsh Farm for their new Play Beach …

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5 Things To Keep In Your Bag While Going For A Hen Do

Hen weekends are meant to be full of frenzy and fun! When your best girl is going to walk the aisle in a few days, it is your responsibility to give her a fabulous send off from her singlehood. After all, it is going to be her last party with all you ladies before she ties the knot, so it …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 3

Behind the scenes I am mentally exhausted. I have so many blog posts in the line up whether they be collaborative content or personal ones from the summer holidays. I’ve taken so many photos and filmed so many clips. I’m drowning a little bit. It’s becoming quite a struggle to balance having a great time, keeping up with housework and …

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Shark Cordless Vacuum Review – Changing The Way I Hoover

I’m sure I’m not the only one to put my hands up and admit to not being joyous at the thought of household cleaning chores. As I’m sure you’ve guessed from the title I’m specifically talking about hoovering. We previously had a Henry. We had a strong loyalty to him, that thing sucks up everything! But he was and is …

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You Are Never Too Young To Protect Your Child’s Dreams

I’ve been so excited to share this post with you all and finally I can. A month or so ago we were approached by the Post Office to help raise awareness of Life Insurance. It came at a really important time for our family so I was really interested in taking part. They wanted me to ask P2 some questions …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 2

I honestly have no idea where the past week has gone. It’s been a week full of so much fun and many adventures. In case you missed our first Summer Holiday Scrapbook here is the link to it. I hope you’ll come back each Sunday to find out what we’ve been up to. Sunday 29th July 2018 We went to …

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Crate Creatures Surprise

I’ve always loved to give the girls a little treat at the end of the school year. It’s my way of saying well done for such a busy year. It seemed super fitting that P2 would be given a monster, seeing as the card she signed for her Teaching Assistant was a picture of a monster with “A Thank You …

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