In the weeks coming up to Valentine’s Day I have been perusing Pinterest for gift ideas. We even have a group board with some other wonderful bloggers – loads of great ideas in there to check out. I love the idea of making something special to share with my love on such a commercialised day. And these maps are the ticket. Read more
My summer childhood memories are of vast expanses of holidays, beach road trips, buffalo bill dripping down my arm, parents complaining of a heat I did not feel, bitchumen burning bare feet, laughing with my friends, humid nights underneath whirring fans and afternoon storms.
I was thinking about which of these memories my boys will have and what has changed. Read more
Last year my eldest son started school. There were things I already knew, there were things I was grateful to be told and there were things that I wish I had of known.
These are my tips for making the first year of school easy for you and your little one.
The school year is nearly upon us. The kids are ready. The parents are ready. The books aren’t quite covered yet. My family are very lucky to be part of a warm and welcoming school, and am so thankful for the wonderful parents that surround my boys.
This year, I promise to live by the School Parents Creed. Read more