So this past Wednesday we where at ikea. We happened to walk past a face painter. My kids eyes widened and a smile slipped across there face. The question I knew was coming came next, “Mummy can we get our face painted?!” Que puppy dog eyes. Mum award of the year I said yes. I stood … More Story time at Ikea
So I haven’t told anyone this, not even my children. Lord knows kids can’t keep a secret to save their life’s! I AM PREGNANT!!!!!! I am completely over the moon! In mid October I started back on my Cabergoline medication which I take to help me fall pregnant due to some fertility issues. Late December … More Guys I have a really big secret!
I Thought I’d share with you what I am watching on TV at the moment! Peaky Blinders Love this show, think the cast do a fab job of acting it out. Especially “Thomas Shelby.” His Brummy accent is so spot on I would never have actually had guessed he’s Irish! I’m not up to date … More Current TV Favourites
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 Durham – Visit all 48 English counties
If you are like me, your thinking what on earth is yellow tag shopping? Well… if you’re trying to budget or just cut back on your weekly food shop… Let me share this trick with you. Go shopping in the evening, or just before closing on a Sunday. Enter the supermarket with an open mind … More Yellow tag shopping.
My very first homeware haul and I thought I might as well make it a Christmas one at that! After all who doesn’t like some Christmas decor?! I picked up 2 identical nutcrackers for either side of our fireplace. I’m not sure if the picture does them justice but they are huge and were only … More Christmas haul.
Boom. Just like that its December 1st. WHATTTT!!! This Friday is a very exciting day. Christmas advent calendars. I love the hype and trends of all of them this year! No I’m not getting my kid a “special calendar.” They are spoiled enough without getting new lego, or whatever every day. Really I just don’t … More It’s Christmas advent calendars time!!
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 Cambridgeshire – Visit all 48 English counties
Why is it that making babies do stupid things is so fun? My husband is constantly making our babes do silly things. I usually tend to roll my eyes at him and then laugh my head off. Best bit of it is the babes usually loves it. She has had a ride on our robot … More Why?
One thing I’ve come to learn is that a family living in England in winter time needs to regularly have Shepard’s pie. It’s just one of those tasty hearty, delicious english dishes. Shepard’s pie is a staple in our house. Not only my husband, and myself love this dish but the kids do too! Ingredients: … More Lets make Shepard’s Pie (recipe)