Reflecting on the year // 2018

2018, what a year it’s been for me and my little family. As the new year is nearly upon us, I wanted to have a quick look over the year gone by and see how far we’ve come. It’s been such a big year for…

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The Disneyland Paris Diaries // Getting there and Day One – August 2018

At the end of August we booked a last minute four-day break to France with a couple of days in Disneyland Paris. We booked to leave early Saturday morning of the Bank Holiday weekend and my husband Shilts, drove us to France via a P&O…

Life lessons my Dad has taught me

This Sunday it’s Father’s Day here in the UK. A day for us to say ‘thank you’ to the Fathers, Dads, Step-Dads and ‘just like a Dad’s out there for all their love, support and encouragement throughout life. I have been very lucky in the…

18 summers

I recently saw a post a friend had shared which said we only have 18 summers with our children and it really made me think. That’s 18 summers of spending good, quality time with our children, filling up their internal memory jars with experiences, adventures…

The Me and Mine Project // March 2018

Where has March gone? I know I say this every month but time is flying! We have had a lovely month with weekends filled with family time and weekdays have just whizzed by with appointments, school events and me attempting to get into some sort…

The Me and Mine Project // February 2018

February has been a lovely month for us as a family. We’ve spent lots of time getting to know our little Freddie, Olly celebrated his fifth birthday and we’ve enjoyed the February half-term break with day trips out and visits to family and friends. 

Where did those years go? // Olly you are five

This weekend we’ve celebrated Olly’s 5th birthday. The little boy who made a rather dramatic entrance to the world, stole my heart and made me a Mummy has turned five years old. How is that even possible? As Gretchen Rubin once said “The days are…