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Family travel, Further afield

Family Road trip to the Belgian coast and Opal Coast

We’ve just got back from a truly inspiring road trip to the Belgian coast (where we stayed in a Sunparks holiday village) and back via France’s Opal Coast. This is our second ferry and car trip in six months and…

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Family travel, UK

The Little Welly – family festival fun with obstacle course

Sponsored post in collaboration with The Little Welly Looking for something a little bit different to do this spring/summer? The organisers of the Little Welly have been telling me all about their events which sound great for helping the kids…

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That was the weekend that was

That was our half term that was: from Madame Tussauds to Derby Museum

Why is there a tendency to make life more complicated than it needs to be? I haven’t been blogging as regularly as I used to. The massive juggling act that is motherhood / leadership day job / blogging / instagramming…

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carluccio's on Chiswick High Road
Chiswick family life, Chiswick tea rooms

Coffee Shop 001 – Carluccio’s, Chiswick High Road

One of the ways I pretend that I’m a proper blogger (and not a mum blogger who’s constantly juggling 50 balls and dropping them all over the place!) is hang out in Chiswick and West London coffee shops with my…

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Family travel, London days out, reviews

Ice skating – Natural History Museum

In collaboration with the Natural History Museum   Every year we like to schedule in one or two special Christmas treats that get us out and about in London. This Christmas the Natural History Museum kindly invited us to try…

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christmas, That was the weekend that was

Snow falling in London: a magical December weekend

As ever, affiliate links start with * I absolutely love December. I love the lead up to Christmas, the choosing of the tree, and the decorating of the tree. The solemnity of Getting Down the Decorations, and the playful joy…

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christmas, That was the weekend that was

What to do with a November or December birthday

Please note that links marked with an * are affiliate links – this means I get a (small!) percentage if you buy after clicking through using one of these links. This goes towards some of my expenses in maintaining this…

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our gorgeous Thames
Personal ramblings

Reclaiming my blogging mojo – rediscovering my love of blogging

It’s a funny old thing, blogging. It consumes your day – a lot of the time you’re thinking about your blog, taking photos for it, letting people know you’ve mentioned them in a round up, replying to tweets and Instagram…

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Chiswick family life, Chiswick shopping, christmas shopping

Top 5 Chiswick Christmas presents for those who like to shop local

I know I’ve written on my blog about how I dislike the growing commercialism of Christmas. But I love Christmas itself and I love to shop local! So I hope you’ll forgive me for mentioning the C word in November!…

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Family travel, Further afield, reviews

60 minutes in Oostburg, Netherlands – family review

We’ve been driving through Belgium and the ¬†Netherlands for our half term break. On the way back from Volendam in the North, we’ve stopped off in Oostburg, where I’m writing this – in a great Oostburg coffee shop.   I’m…

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