Category: Family


7 Healthy Habits To Adopt To Help Maintain a Positive Mindset

Many of us are now adapting our normal routines and are staying at home to accommodate the new rules around self-isolation.  We’re staying indoors to help prevent the spread of Covid-19 and even th...


Our family trip to Norfolk

This week we headed to Norfolk with Richard, his parents, and his sister and her partner. We were lucky enough to have lovely weather all week . We visited some of the local beaches, ate fish and chips, had a b...


Our 2019 summer trip to France

I’ve been lucky enough to come to France twice already this year, once with my nephew to bring my mum back for the summer and to open up the holiday home, and then again with my nephew and Tom and James w...


Birthday Celebrations in Andalucia!

As many of you are already aware, I celebrated my 40th birthday this month and I’m not one for just celebrating birthdays on the actual day. I like birthday celebrations to go on for some time and my 40th...


3 tips to make the most of your outdoor walks.

It’s the perfect time of year to go for a walk outdoors, and in the North East of England we’ve got so many beautiful places to head outdoors and get some fresh air. This time of year is one of my f...


Our Dream Holiday to Lapland

Since we had the boys I’ve always wanted to take them to Lapland, Finland to meet the big man himself as I love Christmas so much and I thought it would add to the Christmas magic.  So in 2017 we decided to ...

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9 things no one tells you about motherhood

Being a mum is the best thing in the world, but it’s also the hardest job too. When I met Richard, I knew that we’d end up staying together, getting married and having kids. We’ve always had ...

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6 back-to-school hacks

This summer has been longer than usual and we’ve been lucky enough to experience what’s called a ‘proper’ summer in the UK.  We’ve had long periods of sunshine, which has meant we can play outdoors ...


Disneyworld, Florida – a review of the parks

A few years we made a family pact to visit Disneyworld, Florida, as Richard’s parents have always wanted to take us all there to experience this trip of a lifetime together (how lucky we are). We’re...

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Planning the best Orlando holiday

Booking a family trip to Florida can be one of the most exciting things you’ll ever do for your family. However, there is so much to consider, and research is key! There are so many things to see and do i...