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10 things I’m going to do differently after lockdown

Anyone else finding lockdown the perfect opportunity to take a step back and think about things you'd like to do [...]

By |May 11th, 2020|Family life, Uncategorised|4 Comments

5 simple ways to take better care of your body

More than 2.4 billion. That’s how many Google search results there are on ways to take better care of yourself. [...]

By |May 6th, 2020|Family life, Health|0 Comments

How I’ve bagged a supermarket home delivery slot every week since lockdown

They're as rare as hen's teeth and getting one feels like winning the jackpot: I'm talking about supermarket home delivery [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Family life, Parenting|15 Comments

The reality of lockdown in a flat with no garden

Sooo, dare I ask how lockdown is going in your house? It's a loaded question I know! If my social [...]

By |April 15th, 2020|Family life, Parenting|6 Comments

10 things lockdown has taught me about my family

Hands up who fancies being on lockdown in a two bedroom flat with three kids and no garden? Me neither [...]

By |April 10th, 2020|Family life, Parenting|11 Comments

How to work from home with your partner (& stay sane!)

Hands up who’s suddenly working from home with a partner thanks to what the oldest is now calling ‘stupid coronavirus’? [...]

By |March 20th, 2020|Blogging, Family life|9 Comments

5 things to consider when planning a home renovation

What makes a good home design? It’s an interesting question, because what works for some people would be a complete [...]

By |March 12th, 2020|Family life|3 Comments

7 fun things to do at the beach for under £20 #ad

(AD: This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Morses Club) Did you know the average cost of a family [...]

By |February 17th, 2020|Family days out, Family life, Parenting|12 Comments

5 home interior trends I’m loving in 2020 #ad

Hands up who loves scrolling through social media for home interior inspiration? The thing I love about the start of [...]

By |February 7th, 2020|Family life|7 Comments

5 things I love most about the UK in winter

Forget skiing in the French Alps or seeing the Northern Lights in Lapland: you don’t need to get on a [...]

By |February 3rd, 2020|Family days out, Family life, Parenting|7 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week comes from North Wales, where we're celebrating my FIL's 70th birthday with a big family get-together. For [...]

By |January 5th, 2020|Family life, Parenting|6 Comments

10 things to look forward to in 2020

So, the new year is upon us - and not just a new year but a new decade too. With [...]

By |January 1st, 2020|Family life, Parenting|12 Comments

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot this week comes from our kitchen window sill, where our Christmas amaryllis has put in an early appearance. As [...]

By |December 8th, 2019|Family life|8 Comments

5 simple ways to avoid overspending at Christmas

More than £800. That’s how much extra the average UK household spends in December if the Bank of England is [...]

By |November 20th, 2019|Family life|1 Comment

#MySundaySnapshot

#MySundaySnapshot pretty much sums up the weather in our neck of the woods this week: sunny one minute, chucking it [...]

By |November 17th, 2019|Family life|7 Comments