September – It’s Nearly Over

That’s right. The summer holiday is nearly over, and every parent can sit back and breathe a collective sigh of relief. We made it! To be truthful, I always have mixed feelings. I love getting back into some kind of routine again, and to have a few hours to get jobs and bits of houseworkContinue reading “September – It’s Nearly Over”

October – Seaside, Woodland and Child Free Cocktails

Hello from a surprisingly mild Sherwood Forest! We are currently on our yearly trip to Center Parcs and I’ve already given my Apple Watch a shock with my active minutes for the day. We ended the day with a trip to the swimming area (Hello hot tub!) and a family dinner of a pre-made lasagnaContinue reading “October – Seaside, Woodland and Child Free Cocktails”

September – late to the party!

Nine days in already, yikes! Where does the time go? Well, the summer holidays are over for another year and back to school routines will be kicking in over the coming weeks. But, for now, I’m eager just to sit back and put my feet up, recovering from an intense few weeks. Through August aloneContinue reading “September – late to the party!”

August – don’t forget the raincoat!

Yay, it’s the summer holidays! Which means, of course, that the heavens will open and us Brit’s will be heading to the beach to enjoy some soggy fish and chips in the rain. But, that’s all part of the fun and charm of summer in the UK. Every year since I can remember we haveContinue reading “August – don’t forget the raincoat!”