Me and Mine September 2015

Me and Mine September 2015 September has been a month of getting back in to a routine following the fun of the summer holidays. Although Little Mr isn’t in a routine with nursery or pre-school, as he goes to his Grandparents on alternate days throughout…

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Review: Thomas & Friends My First Remote Control …

It’s no secret that Little Mr is a train mad Thomas the Tank fan so when Fisher Price sent him a little gift he was very excited. He was even more excited when he found out that it was a remote control train, but not just any…

Top tips for surviving on a student …

It has been a fair few years since I packed up my then most treasured possessions (hair straighteners, make up and DVD collection) and flew the nest to live up north as a student at the University of Central Lancashire. Being an undergraduate student was an exciting…

Living Arrows 2015 – Week 39

Living Arrows – Week 39 “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” – Khalil Gibran It may officially be autumn but we’ve been enjoying some rare September sunshine here in the West Midlands so of course when it’s lovely…

The one with The MAD Blog Awards 2015

Last Friday, I was on my way down to London for the glitzy MAD Blog Awards. I had been invited to the awards with an amazing nomination in the Outstanding Contribution category under my belt and when you get invited to these once in a lifetime…

Review: Back to School treats at Orbital, …

We were recently invited to the Orbital restaurant of the Brewers Fayre chain for a back to work treat and was looking forward to seeing what was on the menu. We are familiar with this particular restaurant as we’ve dined here before with family but it’s…

Living Arrows 2015 – Week 38

Living Arrows – Week 38 “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” – Khalil Gibran After a wonderful night away in London, it was lovely to get back to my boys. I miss spending time with them both during…