Decoration ideas for the family home

One of the best things about having children is creating a cosy, inviting family home for them. Whether you have very young children or teenagers, your interior decorating choices will be influenced by them and… View Post

Adapting to life with two children

When I was pregnant with my second child I really worried about how life would be once he arrived, and how I would cope with having two children. I felt that two children was a… View Post

Bertie at 10 weeks old

Just like I start a lot of these blog posts, I can’t believe where the time is going. How is my son 10 weeks old already, the time is literally flying. It seems like yesterday… View Post

National Board Games Week: Trivial Pursuit Review

Board games are a really important part of family life. They are a way to bring the family together, to sit at the table after dinner, and provide a break from social media. This week… View Post

October Highlights

It’s nearly the middle of November and I have just realised that I’ve not written my October highlights post. Traditionally October for me marks the start of Autumn, when the leaves on the trees change… View Post

Our yearly trip to Center Parcs

Every year we take a long weekend at Center Parcs in Sherwood Family with my husbands family and their friends. It’s a weekend that I genuinely look forward to, an escape from London and a… View Post

Relaxing weekend at Hampton Lodge

Recently I got to enjoy a fabulous 3 day break at the glorious Hampton Lodge in Shropshire. After a hectic couple of weeks at work, running around South East London doing the nursery run; a… View Post