Yearly Archives: 2019

What is Laser Hair Removal and is it a Good Option?

You know the struggle to rid your body of unwanted hair. It can sometimes seem like an almost daily battle. The seemingly endless cycle of plucking, waxing or shaving can be monotonous and time consuming. It can also be frustrating because the you can easily miss hairs, and those you do remove come back far too fast. If you are …

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World Book Day 2019

It’s a quick one from me today. A chance for me to document one of my favourite celebrations. Celebrating books! Ok I don’t enjoy the needing to get costumes sorted especially for three daughters now, but I love the chance to remember how amazing books are and the importance of reading. What did you dress up as to celebrate your …

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Teaching Responsible Saving

There’s a well known book called the Art of War, and possibly the best piece of advice contained within its pages is that if you see peace, prepare for battle. In essence, plan for the future, because smooth sailing can become stormy waters in the blink of an eye. While money can’t be thrown at every problem in life, there …

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Daughter Has Her Autism Assessment

As I’m writing this it’s Monday 28th January. It’s very late and my eyes are stinging from exhaustion. It’s been a long, emotional day. For many years I have believed that my eldest daughter, Freya, has autism or is autistic. For over half of her life I have been begging the paediatricians to assess her but with school reports and …

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LOL Surprise Doll Makeover Series #HairGoals Party

I know that we are not supposed to be gender stereotypical these days, but my girls love a bit of girly pampering. Hair, nails and makeup. Glitter and pink. They adore it all! I was very excited to tell them that we had been invited to head to London for a morning of pampering with L.O.L Surprise. It was a …

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Marsh Farm Fairies & Dragons Day Out

During February half term Marsh Farm hosted the Fairies and Dragons event. As I am sure you are aware we work regularly with Marsh Farm so definitely take a look at our other posts on their amazing days out. This post is specifically about the time we spent and I always feel a video gives you the best feel of …

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Siblings 2019 – February

As I explained in our January siblings project, I wanted to post the siblings project on the very last day of the month this year. It feels like it makes sense as I can talk about the entire month rather than posting in the middle of the month and being in a little bit of limbo. Anyway, I am rambling …

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Snowy Morning School Run

Definitely feels a little bit silly writing this blog post after the weekend we’ve just had. Some glorious sunshine and some actual warmth on my skin! But believe it or not the UK had some snow! I always talk about it but I’m not a lover of the winter months. In fact I honestly hate them. I find myself really …

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Tropical Islands Resort Travel Diary – Day 4

Let’s start with the important things, did you read all about our first day at Tropical Islands, or the second day or even the third? If you haven’t, please make sure you do so you don’t miss out on any of our family photos and experiences. You can also find our full review from our travels to Tropical Islands here which …

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Things to Consider When Your Family Gets Bigger

You might not have planned a large family when you first got together, but before you know it, your family could be vying for space in your home. When it comes to having children, provided your experiences are happy ones, on the whole, it’s very easy to get carried away. When you’re surrounded by children life seems so much easier …

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5 Ways To Boost Your Glamour Game

Night feeds, 6am starts, the school run…when was the last time you sat and took your time with your makeup? Had a long relaxing bath rather than a quick jump in the shower whilst being supervised by your children…? Being a mum is so rewarding – hard work of course, but the pros massively outweigh the cons I’m sure you’d …

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Tropical Islands Resort Travel Diary – Day 3

Firstly, did you read all about our first day at Tropical Islands or the second day? If you haven’t, please make sure you do so you don’t miss out on any of our family photos and experiences. You can also find our full review from our travels to Tropical Islands here which gives you more knowledge of the Resort and …

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Dinotropolis At Bluewater This Half Term

It is nearly half term and although they are a great time to rest and recuperate, I always find school holidays a little daunting. I question whether I’m doing enough to keep their bodies active and brains learning. So I am beginning to plan activities for my girls to keep them occupied. Bluewater is our local shopping centre. It is …

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Tropical Islands Resort Travel Diary – Day 2

Firstly, did you read all about our first day at Tropical Islands because if you haven’t, please make sure you do so you don’t miss out on any of our family photos. Or you can find our full review from our travels to Tropical Islands here which gives you more knowledge of the Resort and all its offerings. The girls …

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Tropical Islands Resort Travel Diary – Day 1

I have already posted the review of our trip to Tropical Islands Resort that you can read here, but wanted to share more of our personal family photos from our trip. Firstly, take a look at the video I created for our first day in Germany, I hope you enjoy it. We’d kept our trip a secret from the girls …

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