7 tips to keep kids cool in a heatwave

  • July 22, 2019

Having now lived in Spain for 2 months where pretty much every day has been over 30° Celsius, I’ve picked up some good tips and tricks to help you survive this UK heatwave that’s been promised. Hot summer weather is great fun until the kids start complaining they’re too hot and get irritable, or can’t sleep at night. Here are 7 tips to survive a heatwave with kids… Disclaimer: Some >>

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Sun, Palm Trees, Dolphins And Cocktails In Gran Canaria

  • August 12, 2017

You might have noticed from some recent posts that we’ve been on our summer holiday. As soon as school finished for the summer we headed off somewhere sunny and I’m pleased to report that we had the most amazing time! We weren’t really fussed where we went, our main requirements were lots of sun and a pool. Having been to Tenerife before and not being too keen on it, we weren’t >>


Essential Holiday Items To Pack In Your Suitcase

  • July 28, 2017

It’s holiday time for the Digital Motherhood house! Hopefully, when you read this I’ll be lying on a sun lounger! I’ve been on a bit of a shopping spree (or several) before holiday which got me thinking about my holiday essentials. Those items that you can’t do without. Here’s my list of essential holiday items to pack in your case… Summery Prints I love summer clothes but you hardly ever >>


Another June Round-Up

  • July 1, 2017

Not only is it now July (how did that happen?!), it’s also a year since I did our first monthly round-up. I probably need to think of something else to do for the next 12 months, but haven’t decided what yet so I’ll stick with this for now! Another June Round-Up June was a mixed month weather-wise. We had some amazingly hot weather and some really crappy weather, so our >>


Our May Round-Up

  • June 2, 2017

Seriously, how is it June already?! Next month is the summer holidays! Madness. This year is flying by so quickly, probably because we’re so busy all the time. May is always a busy month as it’s Little H’s birthday. This kid has managed to get her 6th birthday to stretch over 2 full weeks! I like her style. Here’s a round-up of what we got up to in May… Our May >>


Things I’m Looking Forward To Over The Next Few Months

  • April 25, 2017

My favourite time of year is summer so I like that the mornings are brighter now, and the weather is starting to get warmer. I definitely feel happier and more positive when the sun is shining. Here’s some things I’m looking forward to over the next few months… Sunny lunch breaks I’m lucky to work in the centre of Bournemouth, nice and near to the beach. I don’t get very far but >>