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…

Little Brian Face Paint Sticks – Review

We’ve had so much fun with these face paints since they arrived! As my girls are now 8 years old, they had great fun using them on me and each other! They will be perfect for the long summer holidays…

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.

Summer Crafts – With Bostik

As Bostik Bloggers we were given the chance to choose our own theme in June. I decided to give the girls free reign as to what they would create from the craft materials we were sent. We emptied the package…

Why You Should Get A Dog

Thousands of people every year take the plunge and welcome a four legged canine pal into their home. You could choose to have a dalmation frolicking in your garden, a miniature schnauzer taking up space on your couch, or a…

Hunkemoller Bikini Review

We’ve recently booked our summer holiday to Fuerteventura and cannot wait. However, every year I have the same dilemma of choosing either a swimming costume or bikini. After having twins wearing a bikini is a brave decision and once made,…

Review: Little Miss Sunshine at The Grand Opera House – York

Image credit – Manuel Harlan-Min I was offered the chance to review Little Miss Sunshine – The Musical, at the Grand Opera House in York. I haven’t seen the film, but most of my friends have and loved it, so…

Ensuring Your Dog’s Ongoing Happiness

Having a pet is a huge commitment, that you need to make sure you are ready for. The last thing you want is to not be able to look after your dog properly, and to find yourself with a pet…

Easy Ways to Get Organised for Busy Parents

Photo by Lisa Fotios from Pexels Before having kids you may have enjoyed a ‘go with the flow’ attitude to life, and then it happens, your first child is born, and you realise that things are going to have to…

4 Signs You’re Onto a Winner With Your Boss

We spend a lot of time — sometimes more time than we’d like — at work. We spend more waking hours there, than we do our home. We see our colleagues more than we see some members of our family.…

Beach Huts & Beach Scene Crafts – With Bostik

This months Bostik Blogger theme is “beaches and holidays”, which couldn’t have come at a better time following a wonderful week in Devon. It gave us the chance to use the huge amount of beach finds we returned home with…

Win – Unicorn Poo Bath Bombs! – Competition

In our household you’re on to a winner with anything related to unicorns! These magical, mythical creatures are a total hit with my seven year old twins, they are literally obsessed! Another love of theirs, as well as mine (and…