Archive of ‘Adventures’ category

12 Ways To Celebrate Your Wedding Anniversary

With two young children, not a lot of childcare and increasingly busy work schedules, my husband and I rarely leave the house after 5 pm in each others company these days. However, we always make the effort when it comes to planning our anniversary. Why? Because it’s important to remember who we are as people, […] Read more…

York Cocoa House

I’m a bit of a chocoholic. I don’t mind admitting it…it’s no secret. Everyone who knows me would say its stating the absolutely obvious anyway! I’ve heard so many good things about York Cocoa House (as in wall-to-wall chocolate heaven) that I decided it was time I organised a long overdue visit. The Cocoa House […] Read more…

Top 5 Family Holidays Wishlist

  There will come a time – far off in the unimaginable future – when my children will abandon our family holidays. We will one day be replaced by girls-only holidays, first trip with the latest boyfriend and culminating, hopefully, in husband and family trips of their own. Perhaps we’ll be able to snag the […] Read more…

It Is Officially Christmas 2014

It’s the 1st of December folks, that means it’s officially the start of Christmas 2014! Is anyone else thinking this year has gone freaky fast?! We got the festive season off to a great start with a day pass visit to Centre Parcs (Sherwood Forest). We were lucky enough to be able to meet up […] Read more…

Two nights in Paris (without the children!)

With my husband’s 40th birthday this month we treated ourselves to something very rare and special…two nights away¬†without the children. Specifically two nights in Paris! We took the girls to Paris last summer, spending a day at Eurodisney and then travelling in by train the next day to do some sightseeing. This means that we […] Read more…

San Francisco to L.A Family Road Trip!

In 2012, after a few years ‘living in good old sin’ we decided to get married. This was obviously super exciting as I love a ‘do’ and I got to wear a pretty dress – that bit did prove a bit trickier when I ended up being 3 months pregnant on the day and said […] Read more…