Easter staycation, school holiday, Easter holiday

An Easter staycation

Keeping my children busy at home over Easter. Easter is one of my favourite times of the year. Chocolate aside, I love the long Easter bank holiday. Four whole days

mother, daughter

A mother-daughter day out

Enjoying some quality mother-daughter time. Yesterday, Olivia and I did something that has become a relatively rare occurrence nowadays: we enjoyed a mother-daughter day out. I know that quality, one-on-one time with

flying with children, keep kids quiet on a long flight

Ideas to keep kids quiet on a long flight

A couple of weeks ago, my family and I flew to the U.S to enjoy 11 blissful days in Orlando, Florida. We had such an amazing time, it really was

Summer holiday highlights, days out

Our 2014 summer holiday highlights

Looking back at how we staved off boredom during the summer. With children now back at school, a collective sigh of relief can be heard across the country, if you

Summer on the London South Bank

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, 1986. Ferris Bueller was right.

Lewis Moody

A Moody Englishman of the best kind

A surprise meeting with rugby star, Lewis Moody. It’s been one of those days today. Well, it started out as one of those days – you know, one of those