Starting School Reading Books

A really simple and subtle way to prepare your pre-schooler for starting primary school is through reading books. Reading together was one piece of advice…

The Renovation Project: The Garden

When we decided to sell our first home and buy a house, way back at the start of 2015, we never imagined that it wouldn’t…

Starting School Advice From The Teachers

If you follow me over on Instagram, then you’ll know that Elsie’s school induction day didn’t quite go to plan. It was completely my fault.…

Simple Ways To Prepare For School

With only four weeks to go until the summer holidays begin, I thought it the perfect time to launch my Starting School Series. A series…

5 Ways To Store Kids Artwork

Kids artwork. You either love it or hate. Either way, we are pretty much always guilt-tripped into keeping their brilliant works of art. At least…

The Renovation Project: The Hallway

It’s been quite some time since my last renovation project post. We’ve made so much progress on the house in the last eighteen months. But…

A Dinosaur Party…For Our Cave Baby’…

As soon as Billie started to crawl, she quickly morphed into a kind of cave baby. Unlike her sister, who rarely moved unless she had…

10 Ways To Plan A Stress- Free​ Wedding

Last week was our six year wedding anniversary. Planning our wedding and the day itself feels like it was only yesterday. Even though I feel…