Ahh the old "New Year, New Me" cliche! I am entering the new year with a newfound determination to get this blog up and running again but after looking back over my older posts there are definitely things I want to start doing a bit differently. Write what you love! I want to write about … Continue reading A New Blogging Direction for a New Year.
So I seem to have taken an unplanned, unexpected break from blogging that lasted around, ooh, 4 months! One minute I was happily writing away with a head full of plans and goals and the next minute, nothing! I don't even know what happened but the longer it went on the harder it felt to … Continue reading I’m Back From my Blogging Break!
National Trust site Dyffryn Gardens has been on my radar to visit for a while now so when they emailed me last week asking if I would like to bring my family along for a visit, I jumped at the chance! Upon arrival we were handed a map (we needed it, covering 55 acres this … Continue reading A Family Day Out at Dyffryn Gardens!
Hey guys! It feels like it's been a while and that is because we are currently half way through the 6 week's holidays! For those of you without kids this is that lovely long stretch of summer where school has finished and us parents proceed to juggle work/childcare/entertaining children without going insane to a permanent … Continue reading The 6 Week’s Holidays…So Far!
Goodreads Description:From the author of Happiness for Beginners comes an unforgettable love story about finding joy even in the darkest of circumstances. Margaret Jacobsen has a bright future ahead of her: a fiancé she adores, her dream job, and the promise of a picture-perfect life just around the corner. Then, suddenly, on what should have … Continue reading Book Review – How to Walk Away – Katherine Center*
It's no secret that pizza is my all time favourite food. Well actually I might not have ever mentioned it here but trust me, it is! In fact I would say 87% of the reason I want to visit Italy is just so I can eat real Italian pizza on the daily! Until that day … Continue reading The Real Italian Pizza Co Cardiff – Review
I love reading really honest posts and nosing into people's lives and having just decided to take my blog in a more personal direction this nomination from the fabulous Melanie at Fraser's Fun House couldn't have come at a better time! To find out more about Melanie you can read her post here! So here … Continue reading Random Facts About Me! A Blogger Q&A
Oh hi there! No need to be alarmed guys but we are actually in the 8th month of the year and time really just needs to slow down! I can t cope with how fast this year is going and now we are already 2 weeks in to the 6 week's holidays which means it's … Continue reading Oh it’s August!
Hey, so it's been a while, sorry about that! Don't worry though I would never just leave you hanging like that, dying to know what books made it onto Part 2 of Books from my childhood (you weren't, I know!) You can read part 1 here if you haven't read it yet and if you … Continue reading Books From my Childhood Part 2!
Lately I have been really aware of how little time we actually spend together as a family and wondered if this is something you guys can relate to? Like a lot of families both Mike and I work full time. I work Monday to Friday whilst Mike works 4 week days and a Saturday. This … Continue reading Do We Get Enough Family Time?