• Minecraft Party!

    Minecraft has really kicked off in our house this year, my two sons are obsessed with the pixelated game (as am I!), so it came as no surprise when my ...

Introducing Rustic & Bone – Unique Tableware Hire

Congratulations to my sister-in-law Anna on her new company called Rustic & Bone.  Which is a tableware hire company specialising in unique and rustic style items for weddings and other catering events. Some of the things you can hire include enamelware, crockery, table linen, glassware and also some very cool rustic cake stands. Good luck […]

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Hiking through Cares Gorge in Picos De Europa – Asturias

On our final day in Asturias in Spain we headed into the National Park Picos de Europa to hike through the Cares Gorge starting at Puente Poncebos and ending in Caín (Ruta de Cares) with Birdwatching guide Javier from Birding Picos de Europa. An incredibly popular and busy walking route in the summer months, the […]

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Hiking in Parque Natural De Redes – Asturias

Day 2 of our trip to Asturias in Spain saw us preparing to hike through Parque Natural De Redes.  Parque Natural De Redes is included by UNESCO as a biosphere reserve along with other parks in Asturias (Picos De Europa National Park being one of them also) and is set within the Cantabrian Mountains. Meeting our […]

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Welcome To Asturias – A Natural Paradise

On a short 3 day walking trip to a small region in Northern Spain called Asturias, I wasn’t sure what to expect. Little did I realise that this area of Spain was full of delight and surprises! Asturias is full of surprises, the Palaeolithic cave art has been recognised by the UNESCO as a World […]

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Giveaway – Win a 12 week Slim and Trim Plan from Kiqplan

Kiqplan has been tailor made by renowned personal trainers, nutritionists, dieticians and qualified fitness experts who have designed a personalised fitness app to work in tandem with most smart phones and leading fitness-trackers, including Fitbug, Jawbone, Fitbit, Misfit, Nike+, iHealth and more. I am going to be trialing the Kiqplan Slim and Trim plan over […]

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Serenata Hamper Giveaway

I love Hampers, there’s always a little bit of excitement as you discover what treats are inside, sometimes new things you haven’t tried before.  I was sent the ‘The Gastronomic Gift Box’ Hamper by Serenata to try and inside was it was filled with this selection: White Wine Rosemary Crackers Chutney Rice Crackers Yoghurt coated […]

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Family Occasions Worth Saving For?

It goes without saying that when you have children there’s always something you’ll find yourself saving for, but sometimes you have to really be strict and decide which occasions are worth spending that bit extra on. Birthdays Birthdays (especially the childrens) for me are something which I’m prepared to spend quite a bit of money […]

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