I was brought in in Lancaster, and know the area amzingly well. However, for some reason I have only recently spread Northern wings and gone further afield than the country town. Perhaps having kids awoke the explorer in me, eh? The beautiful countryside surrounding the cities of Manchester and Chester is famed for its beauty,(…)
This weekend it was my turn to get out and about and enjoy myself *shock horror* I went to London to enjoy a night out with a close friend; just as the full moon appeared on the horizon across the country. The moon’s changing phases reminded me just how much things have moved on since(…)
I am a big kid at heart, so I had my suspicions about what husband Brad was planning for my impending doom, sorry I mean 40th birthday holiday surprise… However, the kids were a little more in the dark then I, and were very excited about the prospect of doing somewhere new and exciting…as you(…)
So I was 40 yesterday – and I don’t look a day over 39… My lovely children and I went out for a meal, and my daughter insisted on video-ing me on my own iPhone. Well, I couldn’t very well stop her could I – it just wouldn’t have been fair, I video her so….(…)
Help. Currently, its nothing, and that’s probably not a great idea for the major sponsors at the event, or my self esteem. I have done my nails, and that……is…….all. I am wondering if I am in denial and I know that I actually have nothing to wear as: a) I am writing this blog post(…)
Today we took finding things to do in London for free to a whole new level… There is a lot to do there for lots, and lots of dosh; museums (though amazingly the big ones are Free), the Tower, Buck House, parks galore… But we decided to do something just that little bit different. We(…)
My kids now love me because a couple of weeks ago we went to a fifth birthday party. Not just any fifth birthday party though, one at Moshi Monster HQ; while the wonderfully clever people at Mind Candy think up their weird and whacky next series of Moshis. I am forty this year, but I(…)
What snow day activities do you do? We have a few that bring a smile to the face, and a warm feeling to the heart!
Entertaining kids in this weather – how am I meant to do that?!?!
My little boy went to Spurs for the first time – doesn’t he look cute?