When your teen thinks vaping is cool …

When your teen thinks vaping is cool …

As a young teen, I went to a birthday party. Me and my friends expecting a few cans of fizzy drink and some chocolate cake, what we got was the rebellious older sister, who was as cool as she was intimidating, handing us all our first cigarettes. Our tentative puffs...
What I’ve been up to in Quarantine

What I’ve been up to in Quarantine

This post contains affiliate links, should you click or purchase anything through the links, I will get a few pennies. It will not cost you anything extra. I only recommend things I have genuinely enjoyed or bought. Quarantine has been interesting. It’s...
Furnishing our Norfolk cottage on a budget

Furnishing our Norfolk cottage on a budget

This post is written in collaboration As regular readers know, we have a lovely cottage on the North Norfolk coast that we visit regularly in both the Winter and Summer. We realise it is a luxury to have a second home, therefore when it came to furnishing it, we were...
Getting organised for the new school year

Getting organised for the new school year

I know January is all about the resolutions, but to be honest, September is more of a fresh start for me: The holidays give time to recharge and actually a little head space to think about what needs to be done in the upcoming term and keep the family ticking along! I...
A Guide to Child Road Safety

A Guide to Child Road Safety

This is a guest post. The most common time for children to be involved in a road accident is between 3-5pm. Whilst it isn’t surprising to learn that the majority of accidents happen during and after the school run when there are plenty of cars, buses and tired school...