SCHOOLS OUT FOR SUMMER | GOODBYE RECEPTION AND YEAR 2

Today was the last day of school until September. I didn’t think I would get emotional about it, but this morning it really hit me just how quickly the kids are growing up. I took…

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BALANCING YOUR PRIVATE AND PROFESSIONAL LIVES

As you may know, it has been more than two years since I started this blog. I decided against going back to a nine-to-five job to live from my passion: blogging. Not only did working…

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MOUNTAIN BIKING FOR FAMILIES | A BEGINNERS GUIDE

I remember when I was a kid I was always out on my bike with my friends, I absolutely loved cycling even into my adult years. Since the children came along and life got busy,…

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TOP TIPS FOR DEALING WITH CHICKENPOX

The dreaded chickenpox. It’s a very common childhood illness that we all have to deal with at some point. It’s not nice seeing your child unwell and uncomfortable from all the itchy spots and for…

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WHY I DECIDED TO PULL MY SON OUT OF SWIMMING LESSONS

Earlier this week we made the decision to pull our son out of his swimming lessons. He has always loved water and has been going to lessons at our local leisure centre for over a…

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HOW TO SAVE MONEY ON ENERGY BILLS

One thing is certain, the cost of living is going up. More and more of us are tightening our belts and cutting back on those occasional treats and little luxuries in order to maintain good…

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GETTING THE LITTLE ONES INTO THE GARDEN THIS SPRING

Having a garden for your children to play in throughout spring and summer is extremely beneficial. There are so many positive reasons as to why your children should be outside enjoying the beautiful fresh air,…

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EASTER EGG ALTERNATIVES WITH DISNEY STORE

With Easter right around the corner I’m sure a lot of us have started thinking about Easter gifts. I don’t know about anyone else but my children get so much chocolate that it can last…

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MAGNA SCIENCE ADVENTURE CENTRE AND MAGNA MAYHEM REVIEW

Earlier this week we headed to Magna Science Adventure Centre and Magna Mayhem. We have actually been once before but that was a couple of years ago now and the children couldn’t really remember it.…

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INTRODUCING BUSH BABY WORLD

Have you heard of Bush Baby World yet? I bet if you have a daughter a similar age to mine, you will have! Evie has been collecting them for a few months now and she…

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IT DOESN’T GET EASIER

Today marks two years since Max was diagnosed with ASD and so I felt like now was a good time to sit down and write a little update about the past year. I did write…

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