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!
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?
Fact: Not every activity you try to do with your kids will be enjoyable, for you or them. I've lost count of the number of times over the years I have tried to do something with Mollie and she is either too young to enjoy it or just not quite ready for it, like the … Continue reading 5 Tips to Make Cooking With Kids Enjoyable!
Hi guys! So this month I have something a bit different for you. I was actually sent a family cookbook to test out so this review will feature some contributions from my 8-year-old daughter Mollie! We actually didn't receive the book until towards the end of the month but since I hadn't really gotten on … Continue reading Cookbook of the Month – June*
It's Half Term (again! SO Soon! Are these kids EVER in school?) so I thought I would do a little round up of some of our favourite family days out here in South Wales! These places are all tried and tested by me and my family and are highly recommended for a day of making … Continue reading 3 of the Best Family Days out in South Wales!
Neither myself or Mike are huge musical fans but I think it’s important to give my daughter Mollie a range of experiences so she can decide what she likes. In fact she loves singing and dancing and although she doesn’t love being on stage herself she does enjoy watching shows. Last Sunday the three of … Continue reading Shrek the Musical – A Fun Family Day Out
A little parenting post today and I would really love your views on this so feel free to hit me up in the comments or on socials (you're following me right??). I had a bit of "a thing" with my daughter the other day and it got me thinking about how much privacy we should … Continue reading How Much Privacy Should We Give Our Children?