The 9 Essentials You MUST Pack When Travelling to Festivals With Kids

You have all the essentials for travelling to festivals with kids right? The tent is in the boot, the sleeping bags are stuffed under the kids’ feet in the back of the car and the camping stove is ready to go… Wrong.  The essentials you…

Would you let your 10 year old boy drive a real car?

Learning to drive at 10 years old So folks, I have a confession to make. I didn’t past that ‘ole driving test thing first time…or the third time. My excuse  was hormonal overload due to having a tiny baby and zero sleep. That’s my story…

Fantastic Family Day Out at Scar House Reservoir

A year of travel and making memories? New Years Eve seems like a distant memory right now – it might have had something to do with the amount of prosecco we drank – but as the clock chimed midnight, we committed to a year of…

Following the Yorkshire Gastro Trail

Following the Yorkshire Gastro Trail with Inntravel This weekend I took advantage of an amazing opportunity. To join other foodie bloggers on a fabulous day out, following  the Yorkshire Gastro Trail around the North Yorkshire countryside, in collaboration with the generous folk at Inntravel. A…

From Killer Heels To Husband’s Hoodie – My Fashion Fall From Grace…

…and what I’m going to do about it Fashion Police Anonymous I feel like I should be sitting in a big circle of other women , women battling self-confidence issues, women who have lost their fashion mojo – in a village hall on a mid-week…

Renovating Our Victorian Home – It’s all About the Floors Right Now

Renovating our Victorian Home We’re slowly renovating our Victorian home to a ‘new’ glory. We have revamped the kitchen, keeping the original cupboards and layouts, preserving space for an AGA (a girl can dream) but mixing it up a bit with bold colours and modern…

How To Transform a Kitchen With 3 Tins of Paint and a Scaffold Board

Transforming our Kitchen – If it aint broke, don’t fix it! When we moved into our lovely Victorian home five years ago, we moved into a home that had just been fully decorated. Not entirely to our taste but neat, clean and practical. All our previous…