Last weekend we went to Windsor Castle as an early birthday treat for my niece. We hadn't been before and were looking forward to doing a bit of sightseeing and one of the Queen's homes. I've recently written a few posts about things you can do in the summer holidays with kids (London, beaches, bowling) … Continue reading Windsor Castle – A Great Day Out But NOT In The Summer!
This week while the rest of the country was watching England in the semi-final of the World Cup, Little H and I joined some fellow Bournemouth Bloggers at Hollywood Bowl Tower Park in Poole to find out more about their Summer of Fun. Hollywood bowl Summer of Fun I usually shy away from blogging events as I'm … Continue reading VIP-ing It At Hollywood Bowl Tower Park
The summer holidays are getting ever closer and you're probably starting to plan family days out. Maybe you're having a staycation this year or visiting England from another country? Whatever reason you're thinking of heading to the capital, there's no need to spend a fortune as there are lots of free things to do in … Continue reading Free Things to Do In London With Kids This Summer
I've previously shared my thoughts about the school holidays as a working mum, and whilst it's lovely to have some time off with your kids, it's not that easy when you work. I've been through this several times now and I know first hand that school holidays require a hell of a lot of planning, … Continue reading How Working Mums Survive School Holidays
Hands up who else is bored of the rain? Every weekend this year seems to have been wet and miserable and the weather forecast for the next week or so doesn't look like it's getting any better. How on earth do you do keep kids entertained for a whole weekend when you can't go out … Continue reading Rainy Day Activities To Keep Kids Entertained
When we're out for lunch with Little H a lot of people comment on how well behaved she is. I personally think half of it is down to pure luck. The rest is down to her having no siblings to fight with and us taking a backpack full of child entertainment with us. Oh and quite a … Continue reading How To Keep Kids Amused When You Go For Lunch
My 4 year old loves anything crafty, and we enjoy making things with her. However, having the time to think of things to make as well as time to go and buy the supplies is another matter so when I saw a code for a free Toucan Box I snapped it up. Toucan will either send you a small … Continue reading Toucan Box – Our Review
I started to write a New Year's Resolution type post, which obviously got me thinking of everything that happened in 2015 and thought I'd first share some big things from the last year... Starting Freelancing In March 2015 I took the step to start doing freelance social media management on top of my usual job. The main … Continue reading A look back at 2015…
One of the best things about having kids is that you get to do all of the things you most enjoyed from your childhood. Christmas is definitely one of those times! I don't really feel very Christmassy until around the middle of December, but when you have kids Christmas starts as soon as that first advent … Continue reading Christmassy Fun!
Last weekend we went on a family trip to the cinema to see Disney Pixar's The Good Dinosaur. The main storyline of the film, which is based around the question "What if an asteroid hadn't hit the earth and wiped out the dinosaurs?", follows an Apatosaurus called Arlo who embarks on a journey, faces his fears … Continue reading The Good Dinosaur – Our Review