Really Easy World Book Day Costume Ideas
Books Parenting

10 Really Easy World Book Day Costume Ideas

  • February 11, 2019

It’s every parent’s favourite day coming up next on 7th March – World Book Day! I’m not sure who’s bright idea it was to decide that for one day every March all kids have to go to school dressed as a character from a book

how to start a mummy blog
Blogging

So You Want To Start A Mummy Blog?

  • February 6, 2019

I still find it weird when people ask me for blogging advice – ME! I’m normally the one looking at other bloggers for their tips, but I’ve been blogging for 4 years now so it is nice when people think I’m worth going to for

35 days out in the South
Days Out

35 Great Days Out With Kids In The South Of England

  • January 29, 2019

With half term coming up, and the weather (hopefully!) getting nicer soon, you might be planning some family days out. I might be biased but I think the South Coast is the best place to live in the UK and there are lots of great

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Working Mum

7 Time Management Tips For Working Mums

  • January 24, 2019

This week myself and several other working mums in my office were all having a bit of a rant about how much we have to do, how we’re always running late and how we feel like we’ve done a days work before we even reach

Mary Rose Portsmouth
Days Out

A History Lesson at The Mary Rose, Portsmouth

  • January 22, 2019

Last weekend we decided to get out of Dorset and visit somewhere new. It was absolutely freezing so we didn’t want to spend too much time outside and decided to visit The Mary Rose in Portsmouth. You’ve probably heard of The Mary Rose, one of Henry

Days Out

The Abandoned Dorset Village of Tyneham

  • January 17, 2019

We have visited Tyneham Village near Lulworth in Dorset a couple of time but I’m aware that not many people have heard of it. It has a really interesting story, so if you’re in the area (or even if you’re local) and are looking for

10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids
Parenting

10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

  • January 14, 2019

Do you do anything for Valentine’s Day? After 11 years of being married, we don’t really celebrate it, it’s just a good excuse for a take-away and some chocolate in our house! Kids love it though don’t they, anything involving any kids of gift or

Work life balance tips
Working Mum

10 Work-Life Balance Tips For Busy Mums

  • January 9, 2019

Juggling work and family life is not an easy task – no matter how long you’ve been doing it, you will still have bad days, forget things, and end up feeling stressed. You’ll be sat in a meeting and suddenly remember you forgot to sign

What we did in 2018
Parenting

What We Did In 2018

  • January 2, 2019

Happy New Year! Normally at the start of the month I take a look back at what we got up to over the last month, this time though I thought it would be more fun to look back over the last 12 months. I count

New Year's Resolutions notepad
Parenting

10 New Year’s Resolutions All Mums Will Break

  • December 27, 2018

Well, that’s Christmas over for another year, I hope you all had a lovely time with family and friends. I had a little break from blogging for a few days which was much needed, I didn’t even turn my laptop on for 3 days which