Perhaps this is a bit of a sad confession. I bloody love school summer fairs. Maybe in admitting this it might be a little telling of what my social life is actually like these days! I’m not entirely sure what it is about them but everyone is always in the best moods. I know my … More School summer fairs…
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 Norfolk – Visit all 48 English counties
Sometimes when we want to eat out we end up at Mcdonald’s. Who doesn’t? It’s so easy, and tasty! Nothing is as good as some salty McDonald fries! However the price soon adds up! For us all to eat at mcdonald’s it costs roughly £20. My new discovery… MORRISONS CAFE costs us £11! £11!!!!! This … More Eating out as a family – kids eat free!
On the weekend we went to Kirklinton Hall for the first time. It is in a beautiful location, where all you hear is the birds chirping and the wind blowing through the trees. Lots of nice trails to walk on. In fact I would like to return with the dog to explore a bit more. … More Fairy day at kirklinton hall & gardens – Cumbria
My third and final baby made its way into the world this weekend! Arriving 11 days late. On a sunny Sunday morning. A day before the dreaded inducement was booked for… It was Canadian’s mothers day! I think its safe to say I will never get such a precious gift as I received this mother’s … More My baby is finally here!!!
You know those really pretty detailed colouring books for “relaxation” for adults. They are friggin’ genius. I certainly don’t have the patience to sit and colour for hours upon hours… but my kids on the other hand….. How to keep a 4 and 6-year-old busy. Give them one of these super-duper detailed colouring books! Seriously … More Grown up colouring books.
It’s officially my DUE date! How is this possible? I feel completely unprepared although I think I have everything sorted for he/shes arrival! I wonder if its a case of you are never going to feel prepared no matter what you do. With having a new baby there is so many unknowns. How will the … More Birthdays and due dates! May 3rd 2017.
Some people like cats, other people like biking. My thing? Horse racing! One day when I’m a millionaire (a girl can dream right) I’d love to have a share in a horse race. Following it around, watching every race. How exciting would that be? Heck when I put a 2 pound bet on a horse … More One of my favourite things.
Home made anything is always better am I right? Be it food, gifts, or cards! Today I’m going to tell you how to make a REALLY easy, simple gift. The sugar scrub! There are SOOOO many varieties you can do once you’ve mastered the basic sugar scrub. Ingredients: Sugar (obviously) Olive oil Honey Vanilla Essence … More Made with love.
I wanted to do some easter baking with the kids. This is such an easy treat to make with little helping hands! Here is what you will need: Corn flakes – could use any cereal really… Mini eggs – the more the better in my opinion 😉 cupcake liners 100g chocolate 50g butter 3tbsp of … More Easter baking with the kids.