Screen Shot 2017-01-28 at 09.44.39

Plumping Cushions for DIY SOS!

In April 2015 we had the privilege of being invited to take part in a property redevelopment for BBC’s DIY SOS. For us,… more »

Screen Shot 2017-01-31 at 09.38.33

Baby number 4 – know it all?

People say to me all the time ‘Oh, you must be an old hand at this by now’.   A kind and generous… more »


Getting ready for ‘big school’

Of course we all want to bring up children that are happy and confident. It goes without saying that we want our little… more »


Win tickets to The Baby Show at NEC, Birmingham!

The next Baby Show with MadeForMums, is set to return to the NEC Birmingham from 13th to 15th May, and we have some… more »

Standing up for the Elf!

I have seen lots of blogs lately with parents ‘dissing’ the Elf!  Apparently, he brings out the worst in us and our children,… more »

sentiment hankie

The School Christmas Play

I don’t know about you but in our house we have been singing ‘Gabriel Calling’ and “Knock on the Door’ for several weeks… more »


A party in Narnia

Regular readers will know by now how much I love a good party. Not a grown-up, sophisticated, ‘me-time’ type of party (although I am… more »


The simple joys of camping

I had always loved camping as a child, and was keen to let my children share the same experience. I was a Girl… more »