The glorious weather of this weekend was the perfect taster of things to come.  Walks on the beach, spontaneous BBQ’s, and days where you lose all sense of time just wandering and enjoying the ordinary moments of life in the sun. I love to watch the kids on the beach; toying with the waves, rolling in the sand and collecting everything they deem to be precious.  They are mini beach… View Post

On our recent visit to Scotland we chose to use Air bnb for the first time, as it gave us flexibility and the best value for money. This is most definitely the thriftiest choice I have made this past week! I have wanted to use Air bnb for a long time as I had heard so many positive things about it. My sister in law uses them now where ever… View Post

Our Easter school break started the moment the kids stepped out of the school gates on Friday afternoon, when with a car packed full of clothes and snacks, we got on the M1 and headed straight up to the Scottish boarders for a weekend in Scotland. Edinburgh was on our “Adventures to take” list for 2017 and with Nath having a few days off work we decided to really make… View Post

Whilst a lot smaller than I imagined it to be, the National Space centre in Leicester is bursting with fascinating facts, images and displays to blow your mind with a whole load of stuff about our universe and space travel. It is a great place for most ages and makes for a fun and thought provoking day. We have wanted to visit there for a while, with Ethan’s interest in Space… View Post