Last week we were lucky enough to be able to return to Tolethorpe House to watch another Shakespeare play. We first went to Tolthorpe 2 years ago when Scott surprised me with tickets to my favourite play Romeo and Juliet. I remember every detail being a surprise and not knowing where to go or what… Continue reading A Midsummer Nights Dream
I love being a parent, yes it has it's stressful times, moments where you wonder if they will ever stop talking, normality will ever be regained or a meal will ever be eaten without a play buggy being parked at the side of the table but I have to admit I really do love being… Continue reading Bursting with pride
So a couple of days ago I shared how I had a loose wire at the back of my mouth which kept coming out of place and digging into my cheek. Well after 2 days of being uncomfortable and struggling with it I booked an emergency appointment at the orthodontist. This was much easier than… Continue reading Adult Braces- loose wire the update
So I can't believe it's coming up to 7 months I've had these things fitted to my teeth now and it feels like I've never been without them! I'm pain free, I have a way of eating where I can mostly manage everything I want but I know what should and shouldn't be eaten in… Continue reading Adult braces- 7 months in and a loose wire!
Every time I go to another country I always make sure I try the local foods, I'm a bit foodie anyway so this is never much of a chore for me! Some countries it works out better than others, the meat and dumplings in Prague was unusual but hey at least I can say I… Continue reading Sampling the Cretan foods
So I have never been a fan of kids club abroad, I mean why pay for a family holiday if you are going to dump your kids in care several times during the week right? And whose kid really wants to go anyway? So the first two holidays we took to Spain T took one… Continue reading Kids club abroad
She has the independence I knew about but is now growing the confidence to go along with it, during meal times she would happily go off to get her own drink and would get her own food and sit at a table on her own if I let her! Once I even had to chase… Continue reading Things I have learnt about T on this trip
I've taken T swimming from a young age? I think she was 10 weeks old on her first trip and she has always loved the water. Well I say loved It, she loves swimming as long as she doesn't get any water on her face! As long as I can remember she has never been… Continue reading Teaching your child to swim
Hi guys I'm back after a superbly hot week away in Crete! What a beautiful place Crete is, We had a blast and I'm planning to tell you all about it over my next few posts. So firstly a bit about where we went, we stayed in Gerani, a small town just outside of Chania… Continue reading Back from holiday, Back to blogging!
The time has finally come after months of planning, excitement and waiting it's that precious, wonderful time we call holiday! To me holiday means: Hours of playing in the pool The excitement of exploring your destination Staying up late, no matter how little you are! Dressing for the beach in the day and dressing up… Continue reading MIA