96 Days to Christmas

It’s time to focus on family values and remember what’s important at Christmas. I, like nearly everyone, I assume, spend too much at Christmas. Things that seem hugely important and a must have, before the day, pale into insignificance afterwards and I usually start wishing I […]

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Bring on Autumn – Acorn bubble blowers

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I’m loving the start of autumn. Ant and I were out in the garden the other Saturday morning getting more of the ‘love bench’ done. The sun was shining but there was no warmth from it; […]

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97 Days to Christmas

My holiday planning centre is in my bedroom. I use boxes on the top of the wardrobe to keep the presents in as I buy them and I use the bed to do all the wrapping 🙂 I’ve not been as organised this year as […]

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Britmums prompt of the week

The Britmums prompt for this week is: I cannot live without…. My first thought, obviously, was my beautiful children and wonderful husband but I’m not in the mood to get all mushy this morning! My next most favourite thing in the world is my laptop […]

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99/98 Days to Christmas

I missed yesterdays email because it didn’t get to my inbox until late so I’m now checking the site directly. Yesterday’s tip was to make a Christmas Planner. I like the idea of having a big, ring bound book with a Christmassey decorated cover but in […]

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Don’t let the children die

There was a Save the Children conference in London yesterday for bloggers and vloggers. I didn’t attend but wanted to be a part of the campaign to get more health workers for the poorest countries. There’s to be a conference on September 20th and we […]

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New Design

I get bored of designs very easily. I only had my previous one on the site for about a month and today I realised I’d had enough of it! I loved it when I did it and no doubt I’ll use it again at some […]

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