Family

Birthday Gift Ideas for a 5 Year Old Girl

Amelie is turning 5 in just under 2 weeks and with her birthday being so close to Christmas I struggle with gift ideas. She received a lot of toys for Christmas and was lucky enough to get everything she asked for on her list so I wanted to steer clear of more toys – easier …

Lifestyle

Winter Skincare Products of a Busy Mum

Now winter is in full swing I have had to change up my skincare products. I’m the laziest person ever when it comes to skincare and a routine, I find the less I put on my face the better, if I cake it in creams and serums my pores get blocked and I breakout big …

Family

How I Potty Trained My 2 Year Old

This is our potty training story, I’m no expert and only have my experience of potty training my daughter to go on. If you are thinking about potty training a 2 year old and are after a real life story then you may find this helpful. Day One – 28th December 2016 Today I woke up …

Lifestyle

Getting Back on Track Healthy Eating & Exercise

Now the new year is underway, I really should re-evaluate my eating habits. I need to get back on track with healthy eating and exercising. I let myself go from Christmas Eve until New Year’s Eve, who can really sustain a strict diet over the festive period when there are so many scrumptious treats on offer. …

Family

Happy New Year, Welcome 2017!

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!! The festive period is over, huge amounts of turkey and other party food has been consumed and my decorations came down the day after Boxing Day. During the run up to Christmas I long to put the decs up and make the house all Christmassy but once the big day is …

Family, Travel

Paultons Park, Peppa Pig World at Christmas 2016

We had planned to visit Paultons Park at Christmas for ages as both children loved visiting last year when Charlie was 1.  Although we had been to Peppa Pig World before, this was in April and it looked amazing on the website to visit during the festive period. We usually visit Otter Nurseries as the whole …