Last year we made the conscious decision that we weren’t going to take the children on a long haul family holiday. We had only been on one holiday previously with them, and in all honesty it had been a complete disaster.  However, almost 3 years later and we are seriously considering doing our first long haul family holiday, and to a place I’ve always wanted to visit – Mexico!  We have been doing some research… View Post

A few weeks ago I wrote a post on the 40 things I am planning to do in 2018 – my 40th year.  40 has always been one of those numbers that both terrifies and enthuses me. On the one hand – how on earth did I get to 40? But on the other, somehow 40 feels like I am now officially a proper grown up.  So, I am determined that this year I will… View Post

In 2018 I turn 40.  Yep, the big 40.  I’m not really quite sure how this has happened and how time has passed so quickly, but for me 40 is the BIG one.  For some people it’s 30, for others it’s 50, but for me…..40 is THE one.  The one where really I feel I should have got it all together.  When I’m officially a grown up (yes yes, I know I’ve been a grown… View Post

Hello and thank you for hopping over from The Butterfly Mother and welcome to the 12th day of #12DaysOfParenting. Today’s sponsor is Gitte Winter Graugaard  who is offering a copy of The Children’s Meditations In my Heart and the theme is Parenting Highlights Of The Year and 2018 Wishes. My keyword to enter today’s giveaway is in this post below, good luck! Full details of the #12DaysOfParenting terms and conditions can be found on the #12DaysOfParenting… View Post

Hello and thank you for hopping over from Bumps Babies Tots And Teens Mummy Diaries and welcome to the 11th day of #12DaysOfParenting. Today’s sponsor is Plyt  who are offering a Plyt Board Game and the theme is 12 Ways Parents Can Relax This Season. My keyword to enter today’s giveaway is in this post below, good luck! Full details of the #12DaysOfParenting terms and conditions can be found on the #12DaysOfParenting page  and all entries… View Post