I’d like to eventually be able to say I have visited all 48 counties England has. Not just drive through but spend some time, do at least one thing in each county. I don’t intend to do one mega trip crossing places off… My bank account simply won’t allow for that. So my idea is … More Gloucestershire – Visit all 48 English counties
My chubby cheeked princess turned 5 this week! The birthday celebrations where in full swing. We had a small party (8 kids) at our house and played party games from pass the parcel to musical statues. You know the standard games! It was great fun and didn’t cost us a fortune like so many parties … More Turning 5.
Although Maryport has the reputation and nick name of “Scaryport” I must say I love it there. I love walking along the sea front, doubling back on ourselves up the hill and walking through the old town square. The houses are all painted in the most gorgeous bright pastel colours. They are huge and full … More Day out in Maryport
Last week I had a lovely little road trip to Glasgow. There is a bit a million and one things I would have liked to have done but with 3 little kids we kept the day simple. Keeping the day simple meant no kids got lost, no one got injured, and no meltdowns! Talk about … More Day trip to Glasgow
If you yourself aren’t a parent and you’ve wondered what is the worst thing about parenting I’m about to tell you. It’s simply the fact you don’t get, “sick days.” I miss being sick and just being able to stay in bed the entire day without doing anything. Sometimes I “luck out” and get sick … More HANDS DOWN the worst thing about being a mummy?
Well, its July 24th meaning its my birthday!!! Goodbye 27 Hello 28! Instead of reflecting on the past years I thought I’d focus on the future. 28 things I want to do. Have baby #4. Walk 10,000 steps the majority of days. Keep up with blogging. Volunteer for my kids rainbows… even if its just … More 28 today!
Today is one of the hottest days in Cumbria this year and I happen to have a lot of ripe bananas in my fruit bowl. So what better day than today to give making Banana ice-cream a go. Ingredients: Bananas Milk Yes that is writing on my banana’s. #kids #surprisesformummyareeverywhere Method: Chop up 4 ripe … More Home made Banana ice-cream recipe
I’d like to eventually be able to say I have visited all 48 counties England has. Not just drive through but spend some time, do at least one thing in each county. I don’t intend to do one mega trip crossing places off… My bank account simply won’t allow for that. So my idea is … More Somerset – Visit all 48 English counties
Yet again another surprising EASY recipe to make! Ingredients 5 Eggs 125g Room temperature butter 3/4th Cup of sugar 3 Lemons Sterilised jar(s) Method Separate 5 egg yolks into a pan (try to remove as much of the white as you can,) add sugar and whisk. Once combined add in cubed butter on a … More easy peasy lemon squeezy lemon curd recipe
On the weekend we ventured out to Scotland, we had a nice day planned consisting of being outside the entire day… Mother nature had others plans for us as the clouds rumbled in and the rain began to fall we decided to go to the: Cocoabean Company It was a FAB day out! The kids did … More Family day out: Making chocolate in Dumfries & Galloway