French family road trips

| France, Travel & Days Out

Strasbourg village

  France is such a beautiful and varied country. We are very lucky to live in the South West in the Dordogne where we are surrounded by countryside wherever we go. Although it is stunning, I do want to try and visit other places in France too. With easy access from Germany, Belgium, Spain, Switzerland, […] Read more…


Tips For Getting Into Running

| Health & Beauty, Lifestyle

  Whether you are just getting into running or have been on a break and want to get back into it, it is imperative to take it easy during the initial period and gradually build up in order to avoid injury. Running has numerous physical and mental benefits, but only if you do it right. […] Read more…


Discussing Internet Safety with Your Child

| Family, Lifestyle

Discussing Internet Safety with Your Child

  There are many benefits to using the internet. It can aid our learning and upskilling and help us stay connected to friends and family around the world, amongst many other things. Unfortunately, when it comes to children and their use of the internet, parents are rightfully concerned, as modern technology can also be a […] Read more…


The ordinary moments #63

| Diary

Lucas sat on play equipment in the play area

For the first time in over two months, we have been further than within walking distance of our house! We ventured to an empty park and it was lovely to see some different scenery. We can now leave the house without having to fill in a form saying the reason for our outing and can […] Read more…


Learning Activities to Help Your Child at Home

| Family, Lifestyle

Young girl in greenhouse watering plant with woman holding planting pot

  Since schools in the UK and across other parts of the world are currently closed, parents are now home schooling or ‘crisis schooling’ and help their children with their learning at home. This has proven to be quite the challenge for many; juggling home life, working and helping children with their education isn’t particularly […] Read more…