The Me and Mine Project {April 2017}

We started the month on the countdown to Easter and Olly was really pleased that he got two whole weeks off school. I was slightly jealous but loved having some time off myself and enjoying the long Bank Holiday weekend. April has been a busy…

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Spending Easter with my Holibob Bear // Review

*A collaborative review Just before the Easter holidays, we had a little guest arrive in the post to join us and I couldn’t wait to introduce Olly to him. Olly is a big fan of cuddly toys so I knew he would love him straight away. We…

An Easter weekend getaway // DoubleTree by Hilton …

We absolutely love the Cotswolds and have been to visit on many occasions. It’s not far from us in the West Midlands, just a short hour’s drive down the M5 and there’s so much to see and do. When we were invited to stay at…

Take a Walking Lunch in National Walking …

*A collaborative post Do you struggle to get exercise in during the working week? Like many, I really struggle with being active having a desk job. The furthest I walk during a typical working week is the quick ten minute walk to school first thing in…

#SlimmingSunday (Week 8 – 2017)

Welcome back to #SlimmingSunday, the new weightloss, fitness and healthy lifestyle linky with me, MrsShilts and Michelle from Mummy From The Heart. I was on my Easter break last Sunday so took some R&R away from the laptop. It was a lovely weekend and one…

5 ways to stop living for the weekend

*A collaborative post Do you live for the weekend? I know I do and I’m really guilty of wishing precious time away. Ploughing through the week with work, school and all the other usual life routines and before I know it, the week has gone…

The schooldays are (officially) coming

Like many parents of three and four year olds, on Tuesday morning we found out officially which primary school Olly will be going to in September. In less than five months time, my baby boy will be going to school all day. I can’t believe…