Blowing away the cobwebs of 2016 – our family walk at Deeping Lakes

Family fun

One of our favourite things to do over the New Year is to get out for a family walk if the weather permits. We wrap up warm and head off on an adventure. Despite the cold weather, it’s actually still been quite sunny recently and the winter sun is always so nice – especially for … Read more

A picture of me #Blogtober16

Mummy Matters

Well unsurprisingly I am way behind with my #Blogtober16 posts but I am determined to soldier on nonetheless because I like the prompts and I wanted to do them. When I saw the prompt ‘a picture of me’ initially I was stumped. I’m not big on taking photographs of myself or #selfies as they are … Read more

Project 366 – Week 26 2016

Project 366

Grandad’s 70th Birthday celebrations were still in full flow on Sunday, we managed to squeeze as many out of days as possible not returning home until 6.45 pm so the Beans went straight to bed ready for school the next morning. We had all had a really lovely time together as a family with lots of great memories … Read more

Entertaining the kids this May Half Term

Project 366

With the May Half Term holiday stretching out before us we enjoyed a trip over to Birmingham to the Sea Life Centre and had a great day. This time the ‘event’ was Mister Maker and the Beans loved it, they had lots of fun watching all the sea creatures swimming around in their tanks and … Read more

Project 366 – Week 19 2016

Project 366

n Sunday morning one of Lillie’s oldest friend’s joined us for a trip to Nottingham to see Disney On Ice Silver Anniversary. Sadly the girls don’t get to see each other as regularly as they used to since they started at different primary schools but it’s lovely to see their excitement when they do get … Read more

A Birthday in the Bluebells for Nanna

Birthday Cake

Last week saw the start of lots of birthday celebrations. First off on Sunday we were celebrating Nanna (my Mum’s) Birthday and the Beans were so excited. I had asked Little Bean if she would like to help me make Nanna’s birthday cake this year and she had some great ideas. We discussed what is … Read more

Project 366 – Week 16 2016


Woohoo I’m getting up to date with this little project, I am so determined that I will complete the full year so let’s get on with Week 17!! The morning after our night out celebrating birthdays we were all feeling a little ‘delicate’ but Hubby made us all feel so much better with a yummy … Read more