Stopping at Two

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Pip Ahoy! App

If you have younger children, then you may have come across Pip Ahoy! on Channel Five’s Milkshake. It is an animated show aimed at pre-school children about a puppy called Pip who lives in...

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The Wind in the Willows at The Old Rep

December is definitely panto season at theatres across the country, however, if you want something to entertain the kids that doesn’t involve you having to shout “behind you!”, then you won’t go wrong with...

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Gift Ideas – as suggested by my girls

With less than a month until Christmas, I wanted to share with you some gift ideas for younger children. But rather than me just find some toys and games that I think children would...

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Emily and the Zombie Apocalypse

Emily and the Zombie Apocalypse. Now there is a title I never imagined I would write, but bear with me…. A few nights ago, well, more specifically, in the early hours of the morning...

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A day out at Bourton-on-the-Water

Last weekend, we found ourselves in one of those rare situations where we had nothing planned for the whole of both days. We decided to have a day out somewhere and make the most...

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Ordinary moments

I have been quiet on the blog for a couple of weeks. As a teacher, this is a busy term as we are now in the run up to Christmas and mock exams. The...

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HiPP Organic Baby Care Range

When the girls were little, one of my favourite parts of the day was bath time. Both of the girls loved having a bath – splashing around and having fun. I loved wrapping them...

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Gift Guide for Her – Christmas 2016

Once my birthday, in the middle of October, has passed, my thoughts turn to Christmas. I love buying presents for the special people in my life, and choosing the perfect gift for them. My...