Half term is apparently a mad week of cramming in as many fun things with the kids, going to places rammed with like minded parents and spending a load of money on activities and days out to fill the time so they don’t trash the house and get under your feet. That and getting together with cousins… I had to laugh at myself on Friday night as we said goodbye… View Post

  “wock climbing is fun…i yuv wock climbing” Megan gleefully shouted as she effortlessly climbed to the top of the kids wall. She was so fast I had to leg it over to spot her and then try to stop her from falling off as she learn’t dancing and rock climbing don’t mix! Rock climbing was an activity we used to do regularly and absolutely loved. It began last Winter… View Post

We recently visited “Burton Agnes Hall” will Grandma Smith! I love our outings and adventures together and chats and it’s always nice to be out and about with the kids and have an extra pair of hands, not to mention the kids absolutely adore every moment they get to spend with their grandparents… I used to live not far from Burton Agnes and so have visited the Hall many times… View Post

Ethan and Megan are massive Peppa Pig fans and so one of our summer bucket list adventures was to go to “Windy Castle”. Lucky for me, shortly after this request a living social deal came up for “Bolton Castle” and so I was on it! Even though we are 3 days into Autumn, I think with everything we’ve been through we can be forgiven for not quite making it with… View Post