The Snowman Tour Live 2017

The Snowman Tour Live 2017

The Snowman Tour Live 2017 I love the autumn. The gentle warmth of the sun, the changing colours of the ...
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Castle Street road sign with castle in background

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle I love living in the Midlands. What it lacks in a sea view or mountain range it makes up for ...
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Having fun dressing up with The Loud One

Five Funny Things

Five Funny Things The summer holidays have been and gone, and with a final flurry of family birthdays, weekends away ...
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Photo of school shoes on a doormat

The Back To School Essential You Must Not Forget!

It’s nearly that time again (sob). Back to school. I can’t believe that we are two thirds of the way ...
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Playing games as a family

Things To Do Whatever The Weather

Things To Do Whatever The Weather We Brits talk about the weather a lot. A lot a lot. Seemingly this ...
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TrackR pixel in packaging

Finding My Keys With TrackR

Finding My Keys With TrackR As a busy mum of three with umpteen plates spinning at any one time, I ...
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Sunshine and blue skies

My 2017 Summer Bucket List

Earlier this summer I shared Chief’s bucket list, and I promised that mine would follow. Well here it is, my ...
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Dog at New Lanark

Holidaying With A Dog

Holidaying With A Dog Going on holiday with a dog is much like going on holiday with young children. You ...
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Abbey Pumping Station entrance

Abbey Pumping Station

Abbey Pumping Station Nestled next to the National Space Centre, the Abbey Pumping Station in Leicester is a delightful attraction ...
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SockyWocky poster


SockyWocky The saying goes, let your imagination run wild, and that is certainly what nine year old Safin is founding ...
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Collage of flowers

Summer Reading List

Summer Reading List I’ve had an annual summer reading list for possibly the last 30 years. Ever the bookworm I ...
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Yellow buckets

Chief’s Summer Bucket List 

A couple of months ago (on my birthday to be precise) I shared on Instagram stories that I felt the ...
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Clock faces


Time has stopped me in my tracks this weekend. The realisation that I have two sons hurtling towards their seventh ...
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Buildings at Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire

Ten Things That Make Me Happy

Ten Things That Make Me Happy I was tagged by the lovely Heidi over at Southern Mummy to write about 10 ...
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