Getting ready for School

I can’t believe it’s time for Chloe to start school ready. You think you have loads of time and then all of a sudden its August and you realise you only have 4 weeks until your little baby is not so little anymore and is about to start a whole new adventure. I am not […]

Shout out to the Dads

Here’s a shout out to all the Dad’s on Father’s day. The full time Dad’s, the part time dad’s, the Mum’s that are both Mum & Dad, and the step Dad’s. Here is to all the dad’s that drive their wife mad by choosing bedtime to start a wrestling match with an already over tired […]

Father’s Day events in Essex

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and if you are stuck for things to do this weekend with Daddy Dearest then why not check out my below pick of places to visit in Essex. Marsh Farm – Dad’s go free 16th-17th June Audley End Miniature Railway – 16th-17th June Audley End House & Gardens – Classic […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

With Mother’s Day is just a week away. Here a few ideas of things to get your Mama (or me, hint hint Mr D)   1. Leopard Print Swag Bag – £28.00 Scamp & Dude –  Take a look at their website, absolutely beautiful clothing for adults and kids. I love the message behind the […]

Valentines then & now

Valentines oh how I love thee. The romance, the love, the gifts (especially the gifts). Before children Valentines would consist of fancy meals, pink champagne, sexy underwear,roses and if your lucky the night will end with bouncy cuddles. Fast forward to Valentine’s with children and the fancy meals are replaced with a quick ready meals, […]

My favourite places to visit in Ilford

Ilford has a number of hidden gems that are just waiting to be explored all you need to know is where to look for them. Here are my favourite places to eat, play & shop. Food Global buffet – This is great if you don’t know what you fancy to eat, why not have […]