Being a parent is the most exciting, scary, rewarding, stressful job in the world. I doubt there is anything that even comes close to it if I’m honest.
However the reality of being a parent isn’t all pretty crafts and perfect bakes in this household, in fact let me share some of (more…)
We were recently challenged by HSL Chairs to share and celebrate with you why Kayleigh and Ethan’s grandparents are the greatest.
Both Kayleigh and Ethan are very fortunate that their grandparents are all very helpful and hands on. Summer holidays are a nightmare for childcare but they are very lucky that they (more…)
Half term is here again and its back to the challenge of keeping the kids entertained whilst not breaking the bank.
We are very fortunate to be Baker Ross bloggers which means we get to try out some of their great products every few months! The main reason I love Baker Ross (more…)
Kayleigh and Ethan are lucky in terms of we are able to treat them to nice things now and again however recently we have brought into place reward charts and stars for their own way earning getting pocket money so they can appreciate the way money works when it comes to (more…)
So this summer we are heading back to Lanzarote for our 3rd consecutive year.
I can’t explain just what has made us fall in love with Lanzarote but stepping out of the airport it feels like we have arrived home (the hot version!).
This year we are heading out in August for the (more…)
School holidays can be a bit of a nightmare, for me its childcare issues as 25 days holiday over a year doesn’t even come close to the amount of school holidays there are.
However many are facing keeping children entertained on a tighter budget this half term and myself along with other (more…)
Children can be fussy little things at times, especially when it comes to food.
However with so much published on the good and bad foods and what they should and shouldn’t be eating, its always a constant battle parents are facing.
Wholegrain Goodness, a non-profit organisation for the promotion of healthy wholegrains recently (more…)
Ok so the adults are done, now your turning your attention to the kids and where do you start?!
I shared with you a while ago our top toys from Mattel but there is so much on the market, its become a bit of a headache shopping!
We’ve been through every store, online (more…)
With the darker nights drawing in we’ve been making the most of our Netflix subscription and Kayleigh and Ethan have discovered some classic cartoons.
Here is what has been top of our viewing over the last month:
Daddy Vs Work has introduced the kids to Pokémon, starting with the first ever episode. With (more…)
We were recently invite to have a go at entering the Two Little Fleas bloggers competition to show our messy kids!
Now I’ve spared you the pictures of Kayleigh and Ethan’s room, I thought the mix of Barbie’s taking the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for a ride in a pink car may (more…)