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Birthday present

It was birthday last week. My wonderful husband gave me an envelope, which contained this…. Note this isn’t actually a real voucher, my husband just likes to make things look good. A child-free night...


Autumn at Westonbirt

We’re big fans of Westonbirt Arboretum. When we last visited, there were signs that autumn was approaching ( and now is the time to fully appreciate the beautiful displays of colour on show there. We...

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The 6 stages of Preparing for BlogFest

BlogFest is approaching! This is going to be my first blogging event and I am going through a range of emotions about this, so I wanted to share my 6 stages of preparation for BlogFest....



It’s #wickedwednesday time. At first sight you may wonder why I have chosen this photo. The shameful truth is that I am pratting around in front of a wooden Gruffalo statue with NO KIDS....


Happy Days Linky

I’m linking up with the lovely Jenna at and Kate at for their Happy Days linky.   Out and about and Fun at home– It’s been hard to get out this week...


Autumn Craft

It’s been a tough week with all four of us coming down with a tummy bug. As a result, we haven’t ventured too far from home. On Wednesday, Freyja and I ventured out into...



We have all had a sickness bug over the last few days. It has been hard looking after two poorly girls when you are feeling rough yourself. Here I was trying to have a...



One of my favourite photos of the girls – they love cuddling each other!


Having fun with Daddy

Being back at work has been tough. For the past year, when I have been at 0.6 of a full timetable it has been a really good balance between working and spending time with...


Table manners

Why is it that in public and/or where cake is involved, all table manners are forgotten?