Brussel sprouts aren’t that bad…

It’s kind of a Christmas tradition in our house that we HAVE TO have Brussel sprouts. Some of us love them. Some aren’t so keen (ahem, the tween, who thinks being forced to eat any vegetables is torture, but reserves a special loathing for sprouts!)  They can be bitter, bland and boring and if overcooked […]

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Undercover Thief

*We were kindly sent a book to review. All opinions are our own* I am always on the lookout for books for the tween to read. She loves reading, and we encourage that because we firmly believe a love of reading is to be encouraged. Undercover Thief is a fast-paced and humorous book that she […]

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Craft ideas to keep the kids busy.

*This is a review post. We were kindly sent some items to try* I am always on the lookout for craft ideas to keep the kids busy. They love making and creating, and I am not at all creative, so finding things that work for them, makes me happy, especially if it means I don’t […]

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Getting Christmas ready with Swizzles

*We were kindly sent some sweets to share for this blog post* There are lots of things we do to get Christmas ready and there is usually a lot of excitement and anticipation at this time of year. Whilst my kids are a little older we still have lots of magic happening and every year […]

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Our week in photos – we are BACK

Welcome to Our Week in Photos. Our way of sharing our week and what we get up to with our family abroad and grandparents who like to keep up with our life and antics. We haven’t shared our weekly photo update for a few weeks. Life has been a bit crazy, and also with the […]

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