To think that I am a mother to an 8 year old is a bit of a scary concept. I know we all say this with each child, on each of their birthdays, but 8 just feels so big – I have an 8 year old – it really doesn’t feel like I have been a mother that long! Last weekend was Ethan’s 8th Birthday, and aside from being weirded out… View Post

Since the early 1930’s Agas have been a feature of many kitchens across the UK, with their classic styling, versatile functionality and overall presence – often placing them high on any kitchen-lovers wishlist. They work wonderfully for smaller families or even giant ones like ours. Whilst Nathan and I do not have an AGA ourselves (we love our newly acquired range cooker) we have over the years learnt and seen the… View Post

Last night Keith Jack (runner-up on BBC1’s Any Dream Will Do), Mica Paris (one of the UK’s most respected female singers with top 10 hit singles and albums worldwide) and Jorgie Porter (Hollyoaks/I’m a Celebrity), took to the stage alongside a whole cast of incredibly talented individuals, and raised their voices (and the roof), here on the Yorkshire coast over at Brid Spa, in the hit musical “FAME”! Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop… View Post

In and amongst our busy weekend , adventures and gallivanting, we still found time for some family time at home. On Saturday morning we had a lot of fun as we got to grips with a new game by Spy Code named “Operation: Escape Room”! We were sent it recently from Smyths Toy Store, and have had a lot of laughs and tense moments with it – it is ideal for… View Post