Eldest Son Has Gone To University – How Did That Happen!?

When you have kids, you never imagine that there will ever come a stage when you are helping them pack for university. Total emotional rollercoaster of mixed emotions! On the one hand you are really proud, on the other you…

Welcoming Your Feathery Friend To Your Home

Birds are colourful, playful, and often a little noisy, they can also make a wonderful addition to the home. However, many people make the mistake of believing that birds are simple and can be cared for with little effort. Here,…

About Me

Hi, I am a mum of twin identical girls aged 6 years and two boys aged 13 and 17 years. I live in a small market town called Knaresborough in North Yorkshire.I am really enjoying the challenges of being a mum to twins, however it hasn't been easy and I am still learning how to juggle my four children (not literally) in order to meet their needs as well maintain my own sanity! I am a freelance writer and have written a few short stories and magazine articles, 2 of which are published.

Halloween Crafts – With Bostik

Last year we didn’t do much for Halloween and the whole evening felt a bit drab. This year we are planning a party and so to get in the mood we were delighted that our Bostik Bloggers theme for September…

Adding Class And Style To Your Living Room

If you are looking to add some class and style to your living room, you have come to the right page. Read on to discover more about some of the different things you can do to achieve an elegant living…

Awesome Bloss’ems Review – Collectible Dolls From Spinmaster

Awesome Bloss’ems by Spin Master, are collectible mini dolls which grow from seeds. My daughters’ adore anything that is collectible and so were delighted to receive two of these dolls to review. The fact we had two to review was…

Freedomlance: Considerations To Make Before Going Self-Employed

(Image Source) Working for yourself comes with many different benefits. For some, the biggest of these will be having the freedom to do work which you enjoy, without having to answer to a boss watching over your shoulder. Others will…

Getting Organised For Busy Parents – Part 2

There is no such thing as relaxing parenting. When you have kids, you can wave goodbye to your go with the flow attitude. Staying organised can save your life, one day – or, at the very least, your sanity, because…

Professor Humboldt’s Chamber Of Time – Review – Merrion Centre – Leeds

My family and I were thrilled to be asked to review Professor Humboldt’s Chamber Of Time, which is a pop up visitor attraction in the Merrion Centre in Leeds. The attraction takes visitors on a 5000 year tour of British…

7 Essential Stops On Your North Wales Holiday

Portmeirion. Photo Credit: Pixabay The North Wales coast is one of the most beautiful destinations in the United Kingdom. With its rolling hills and beautiful beaches, the area has so much to offer. The area has a rich history, with…

Save Money on your Monthly Expenses with These Top Tips

If you work full-time then you will know how frustrating it can be to see your money just leave your account at the end of each month. You may feel as though you’re working for free, and that you have…

The Pretty Little Treat Company – Review

Buying gifts for teachers is always a tricky task. You would like to say thankyou, but don’t want to buy the same gift as the other thirty children in the class! Additionally, summer is expensive so a gift which isn’t…