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Halloween is coming…

I’m a big fan of Halloween, I think it’s a bit of fun and excitement for the kids.  My husband on the other hand can’t stand it and think it’s ‘too’ American. Generally Halloween now falls in the half term break so it means that we are more relaxed on what time they should be […]

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Four essential parenting gadgets – GP

Today, I have a guest post on essential parenting gadgets for new parents…I definitely like the idea of the heat sensitive onesie! If you’ve just become the proud parent of a newborn, getting all of the right pieces of kit together to cope with life as mum or dad can be a bit overwhelming. And […]

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Conquering the Fire walk!

Ever wondered how it feels to walk over 450 / 500 degrees celsius in your bare feet?  I experienced this just last night as I completed a fire walk challenge for charity. The evening started off with an hour long ‘Impossible is Nothing seminar, hosted by the fire walk team – Survivorbility.  It focused on […]

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What to get when someone has everything?

I don’t know about you, but there’s certain members of my family who I find incredibly difficult to buy Christmas or Birthday presents for, this is mainly because they have everything!  They’re at a stage in their lives where if they want it, they simply buy it and not wait till present giving time…I’m much […]

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Day out – West Midland Safari Park

During our recent stay at The Elms in Abberley, we had already took a trip out to Ludlow Castle, but also in very close proximity was West Midlands Safari Park.  We were able to book our tickets through the hotel which gave us a slightly reduced rate of £52 instead of £59.96 (if paid on […]

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