How do parents relax around the home?

| Family

When I get a little time to myself, I like to have a peaceful bath without Lucas toddling around or catch up on my soaps with a cup of coffee. Having little ones means it can be hard to relax around the house, whether they are demanding or not. Their toys are still spread around everywhere, […] Read more…


A Frightsome Halloween as The Witches Take Over Tatton Park

| Days Out

This October half term, get into the Halloween spirit with a week of witchy fun and mischief – part of Roald Dahl’s Tremendous Adventures at Tatton Park, a year-long programme of events celebrating 100 years since the beloved author’s birth.                                                                                                                            From Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 October, The Old Hall – the park’s […] Read more…

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What lucas wore #29 – shoes, shoes, shoes

| Fashion

It’s been ages since I have done one of these posts but we have bought Lucas some shoes and wellies over the last couple of weeks so thought it was time to link up again. I went to get Lucas’ feet measured at Paces and Laces, Lucas was horrendous. He did not want his feet […] Read more…


19 months today

| Diary

Well baby boy, you are now 19 months old. I am so so proud of who you are becoming. You are incredibly happy, I feel very lucky being around you. We are still co-sleeping and when you wake, you jump up and look out of the window, shouting Yay. So happy for a new day. […] Read more…


Blog On MSI Ice Breaker

| Days Out

In a couple of weeks I am going to my first blog conference, Blog On in Manchester and I’m feeling a little nervous about it. Zoe from Mama Geek has put together a few ice breaker questions for attendees to get to know eachother x Share a recent photo of yourself (or a doodle)Describe yourself in five […] Read more…


Happy Days #1

| Diary

It’s all too easy to focus on the negative things going on around you so I am loving this linky I have just been introduced to. Each night, I am going to jot down what made me happy that day, whether it be a small ordinary moment or a big one. The idea of Happy […] Read more…


When did you last visit an elderly relative?

| Family

When did you last visit an elderly relative? Yesterday, last week, a couple of months ago, Christmas? I make sure I visit my Grandma at least once a week, not only to keep her company but check if there is anything she needs support with around the house and to give Lucas quality time with […] Read more…


Keeping fit in an office environment #OfficeYoga

| Health & Beauty

I’ve always had active jobs, since leaving college up until going on maternity leave (11 years), I worked as a support worker in various settings. Whether supporting someone with physical or non physical disabilities, the job role was physically challenging. Supporting people to get dressed, in and out of cars, pushing wheelchairs or walking miles […] Read more…


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