Days Out

Days Out In Devon – Torre Abbey

What a soggy, miserable Sunday it has been in Devon today. We were not put off by the torrential rain, freezing temperature or black sky.  Instead we set about exploring and adventuring as we had two very restless children who needed to get out and do something fun. We were very kindly invited to Torre Abbey Family Sunday, Story Stomps with Stiltskin, this…

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Cooking

Cacao & Walnut Pancakes for All The Family

We love pancakes in our house and this recipe has won everyone over. The pancakes are light, fluffy, gooey and delicious, they can be eaten as a snack, for breakfast, as a treat or an after dinner pudding. The best thing is the children think they are eating naughty chocolate pancakes, when cooking they smell like chocolate cake – yum!…

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Days Out

Butlins, Minehead – Just For Tots Week

We go on a Sun £9.50 holiday every year, some years we have two holidays and others just the once during Autumn. We decided to visit Butlins in Minehead last year for Charlie’s second birthday as we had exhausted all of the “good” Havens in Weymouth and Cornwall and fancied something different. We were very lucky to get the Just…

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Mummy Life

Things I’m Loving

I have a few things I’m loving right now, it’s not a favourites post as such just some things I have purchased over the last month and also some products I’ve been using. Broachurch I realise I’m so late to watch this but, Mr K and I binge watched the entire 3 series of Broadchurch on the FireStick in a…

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Cooking

Gousto Box – My Thoughts

I am a tad late jumping on the food box bandwagon but I have always wanted to give one a go. There are a few out there and I wasn’t sure how I would get on with it. If you asked me just over a year ago to prepare a meal completely from scratch I would have laughed and dismissed it,…

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Mummy Life

20 Facts About Me

  I’m 5ft and a size 6-8, all the ladies in my family are petite. I have naturally curly hair that I straighten every day using the best GHDs. I only go au natural on holiday where no one can see me. I use hairspray to keep my eyebrows in place, a friend of mine introduced me to this method…

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Mummy Life

Life Is Changing

We have come to the end of the Easter holidays, the kiddies are stuffed full of chocolate and are restless. Amelie is so ready to go back to school, she has been a little delight to have home these past 2 weeks I’ll be sad to hand her back to school but I will also be glad of some routine…

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Diet

What Mummy Eats

So here is another ‘What Mummy Eats’, I received some really positive feedback from the last one which was great. Breakfast I had an almond croissant and strawberries for brekkie on this particular day, I wouldn’t normally have this but enjoyed it as a treat. I also had a coffee and some water. Almond croissants are my fave, I prefer…

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Children

Happy 3rd Birthday Charlie

So today I officially am a mummy to a 3 year old, wth! The last 3 years have been a whirlwind of emotions, milestones, tantrums and fun, I can’t quite wrap my head around the fact we have well and truly left the newborn/baby stage, waved goodbye to the toddler days and are now entering the preschool years. I’m sad…

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Children

March Favourites – Children Edition

I hope everyone is enjoying the Easter holidays, what a cracking day we’ve had in Devon today the sun has shone all day and it puts me in the best mood. Here are some of the products, toys, foods the children have been loving during March. I have always loved divided plates I find they are super useful if your…

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