I was recently sent a Miraclesuit swimming costume to try out and review (uses unique fabric Miratex and extra life Lycra to keep you firmly in control and looking good apparently) and have been waiting for our annual “get the wetsuits on and go cliff jumping/beach day trip” to really put it through its paces.  However as you are more than aware the weather here in the UK has been absolutely… View Post

On Saturday we were invited for a family day out to Knowsley Safari park and the kids were just going crazy over it all week…they are both great animal lovers and Megs couldn’t believe that real monkey’s would be climbing on her car and E that we would be Sooooo close to a scary lion! Whilst we have been together most weekends as a family it has been absolutely nuts… View Post

When you think of sports days you think of the last term of school and all that as a thing of the past, but last Thursday we had an absolutely brilliant day with friends hosting a Sports day at church for them, followed by a picnic lunch and a humongous piece of tar polling which became “the best water slide in the world”. Ethan of course wanted to invite his… View Post

One of my most vivid childhood memories comes from a school trip I took to the Imperial war museum when I was like 9 or 10 or something (definitely towards the end of primary school). It was the best day of my life (or so I thought at the time). My favourite part was a blitz experience we took part in. I distinctly remember the emotions I felt, the smells,… View Post