Blowing Bubbles – outside blowing bubbles in the sunshine is albeit a bit sticky and something I’m not too keen on, but they look so pretty and my son adores chasing them so that makes it all worth it. Build a Fort – we love building forts in the bedroom, blankets hung from each corner,… Continue reading 30 Ways to be a Playful Parent
Recently, I have been spending a lot of my social media time, on a tag called #bookstagram a whole community in Instagram dedicated to posting some absolutely beautiful pictures of books and literature related things. For a bibliophile it’s like heaven. Often on #bookstagram people host challenges where people take part in an event of… Continue reading First 5 Days of #bookfilledautumn
We’ve been living in this house now for many years, ever since I was 12 – and because life is hectic and it’s hard to find time to do decorating in everyday life, my bedroom has been the same since we first moved here (it’s a little child-like to say the least). I don’t feel… Continue reading 5 Ways I Classed Up My Bedroom
A while ago I had the pleasure of enjoying Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing outside on a beautiful estate near where I live. It’s a tradition that we do every summer – admittedly not always the same place, or acting company, but always an outdoor Shakespeare play. This time it was a new acting company and… Continue reading Open Air Theatre
I’m condensing days 2&3 into one blog post, as admittedly I do not have any pictures of day 3 to share with you. Day 3 it rained for what felt like a solid 24 hours. There was absolutely no reason to leave the tent except for first thing in the morning to fetch our breakfast… Continue reading Camping Days 2 & 3: Beach and Rain
Is it just me or has August flown by? I mean seriously I feel like we only just started August the other day… Everything’s been happening this month – lots of day trips out, my son’s 5th birthday which was lovely, and just lots of family time. It’s all gone very quick.
I was pleasantly surprised to wake up this morning to a message on Sophie Melissa’s Facebook page announcing that this little blog has been nominated for the Liebster Award 2017 – a blogging award to acknowledge and discover new blogs that deserve more traffic and attention. I am very grateful to Jayla Cruz for the nomination,… Continue reading The Liebster Award 2017