• Sing & Rhyme Time: Why I’m the Mum with the Kids Who Don’t Join In

    When we moved to Wiltshire in July, I knew that I needed to find places to take the kids as soon as possible. We’ve never really been the family with jam packed schedules, but we’ve definitely always been partial to a good soft play centre and a little group here and there. We were regular visitors to our local library’s sing & rhyme time, so I thought that would be as good a place as any to start. Aside from the initial shock of realising that time actually had moved since I lived here briefly in my teens (I found the library had moved buildings!) it wasn’t difficult to find…

  • I've loved Autumn for as long as I can remember. All of my favourite memories are from the season, closely followed by Winter. And there are so many things to love. So many, in fact, that I had trouble narrowing it down to 5!

    5 Reasons to Fall in Love: Fall into Autumn

    Did you see what I did there? Fall… Autumn… Get it?! Yeah, yeah, I know, I’m a total genius wordsmith 🙂 It’s a poorly kept secret that I am in my absolute element this season. Although it feels like Autumn started well before September this year, exactly a week ago at 8:02pm Autumn took over from Summer and I came into my own.

  • Bank Holiday Kids West

    Bank Holiday Family Fun Ideas: West Country

    Bank Holidays before I had kids always gave me this magical feeling that anything was possible. Inevitably, though, I ended up lounging around in bed until noon then basically wasting the day trying to think of cool and interesting things to do with myself. Those days are well and truly over, and quite frankly I wish I’d appreciated that time in bed more!