Reflecting on the year // 2017

It’s New Years Eve, the final day of 2017 and so of course, it’s natural to reflect on the year gone by. Like many it’s been a year of ups and downs but a year full of progress for us all in more ways than…

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The Me and Mine Project // December 2017

And just like that we’re done. Another month finished and another year has gone by. Where has the year gone? We’ve had a fantastic December. I’ve spent the month on annual leave from work ahead of our baby boys arrival and we’ve spent our weekends…

Signing off for Christmas // Merry Christmas

The presents are wrapped, the first box of Quality Street has been opened, the stockings are hung on the fireplace and the list of Christmas films have been circled in the Radio Times ahead of the next few days. It’s definitely Christmas time! 

Can you really wash a load in 28 …

One of the household chores that I really dislike doing is the washing. There is always a full washing basket whether I’m on top of the washing or not and with only three of us in the house, I really don’t know where it all…

The Christmas experience at Blithbury Reindeer Lodge

Over the weekend, we took Olly for an afternoon of festive fun at Blithbury Reindeer Lodge. Over the last few years, I have heard really good things about the Christmas experience at the Reindeer Lodge so wanted to see for ourselves what the experience could…

The best baby changing bags of 2017

Some people love shoes, some love clothes but for me I am a huge handbag fan. With baby boy due in just a few short weeks, I’ll be upgrading my handbag to a baby changing bag. I last used a baby changing bag back in…

Tips for Jazzing Up Your Christmas Decorating …

While you might be busy shopping up a storm for Christmas presents for your family members, friends and work colleagues right now, as well as planning the menu for your Christmas Day meals, if you really want to get into the festive spirit this holiday…