Kids Rainy Day Activities for Days at Home

Days at home with children can feel long! There’s so many craft and game ideas floating around online for rainy days, but what ones work? And more importantly – How to sift out the ones that leave a massive mess with interest lost within minutes! As we are all stuck indoors so much more at the moment, I thought I…
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5 Top Tips To Save Water At Home|AD

This is a paid post Do you think about how much water you are using at home? I have to confess, even though as a family we are conscious of the impact we are having on the environment, water hasn’t been at the forefront of my mind as much as it should of until recently. It’s a bit ridiculous really,…
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Easy Quizzes & Games for Children to Play on Zoom

Like so many, Zoom had become our go-to, for chats and fun with family and friends the past few weeks. My children are quite young for long chats, so having games and quizzes they can play in video chats, has given them a bit of a focus, when chatting with their friends. Scavenger Hunt To Play With Children on Zoom…
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How to Make Mess Free Slime – Fun Homemade Squishy Bags for Children

Slime can be a lot of fun, but wow can it get messy! So, if you are looking for a mess free slime activity, these little bags are a great alternative where it all gets contained. My little girl loves all the different squishy toys you can get in the shops at the moment, but this time instead of spending…
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Top Tips for Visiting Colchester Zoo

We love Colchester Zoo. By far one of the best family attractions in Essex. Having been so many times, if you are looking for a Colchester Zoo review, to plan your visit, here’s our top tips on how to enjoy your Colchester day out to the max. Colchester Zoo, Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0SL First of all, If…
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Easy Banana & Blueberry Muffins

These easy banana and blueberry muffins are my go to recipe when I need to use up old bananas going brown in the fruit bowl. It’s also a great recipe to make with children as its super simple and can withhold a lot of mixing and beating. We make a lot of banana bread and this is a variation of…
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The Perfect Treat for Tired Mums with Tired Feet

With their cocktail bar and amazing makeovers, Lipsticks and Locks is so much more than a hair salon. They have now added yet another string to their bow and offer luxury spa treatments too. I was treated to a sneak peak of their fabulous new offering and it takes pampering to a whole new level! I have been going there…
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Being a Lockdown Mum – Our Weird New Normal

From the noise and mess to baking & phone obsession’s, here are the 10 things I’ve learned being a family in Lockdown As we all now start emerging from our family cocoons, it’s made me reflect on how one of the weirdest times of our lives, for me now at least, also feels weirdly normal. The last 12 weeks have…
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