Anyone for Cricket?

Anyone for Cricket?

One of my favourite childhood memories is being at the cricket club. My Dad was a keen player, and summer weekends were taken up by being at the club, playing endless games of British bulldog with the other players’ kids. We sometimes went ‘away’ and...
Parental Choice in Education: Good or Bad?

Parental Choice in Education: Good or Bad?

My daughter is now in year six, and the past year has been dominated by her secondary transfer, and we were able to use our parental choice in where we applied for. I’m going to start this post rather back-to-front by telling you she got an offer from the school...
#markwarnermum: 10 essential items for skiing!

#markwarnermum: 10 essential items for skiing!

Every year, the wonderful folk over at Mark Warner offer an ambassador programme open to bloggers. This year, they have ask potential candidates to create top 10 travel must haves in a Mark Warner mood board in order to become a #markwarnermum Therefore, we have...
Half Term Ski Holiday to Les Arcs!

Half Term Ski Holiday to Les Arcs!

We are now a family of seasoned skiers, having already had family ski holidays to Val D’Isere, Alpe D’huez and Whistler. They year we decided to have a half term ski holiday to Les Arcs. Every year, I think we won’t be able to top the last ski...
Valentine’s Chocolates using an ice tray!

Valentine’s Chocolates using an ice tray!

Now we’ve wished January goodbye and welcomed in February, it’s time to approach the next seasonal event: Valentine’s Day! Now, I am not a massive fan, I don’t need huge, extravagant presents to know the other half loves me, but it’s...