Happy shiny Saturday

I’ve been rather vacant of late so I’m really sorry. But I wanted to tell you about the super happy Saturday we had yesterday!   Jude was in a fab mood. It hasn’t happened for …

First wedding anniversary gifts

It’s our wedding anniversary!! So what do people buy for first wedding anniversary gifts?   It’s hard to believe that an entire year has gone by since Joe and I got married. We had an …

SEND summer holiday camps

With the summer holidays rapidly approaching, I think it’s safe to say that every SEND parent has that uneasy murmuring of trepidation growing in their hearts.   But following my post highlighting Things to do during the …

Vegan protein snacks

If I had a pound for every time I’m asked where I get my protein from, I’m be cruising around the Caribbean right now on my own private yacht! Seriously, guys. Do you really think …

Coping with a pre-teen

As usual, I’m writing this post because I need regularly reminding of a few things. Elsa is turning into a teen. She’s only nine but is so flippin grumpy at times, we don’t know what …

Aspirations for your child

  During my day at FestAble on Saturday, I heard a really interesting presentation and it’s stuck with me ever since. You know, one of those moments that you dwell on for hours, days, even …

What to do with Jude’s bedroom?

  Before Jude moved to his fantastic school, I spent ages planning what his bedroom would look like. I guess it was partly out of guilt, worry, fear that he wouldn’t immediately settle in but …

Smoothie recipes

You know we’re smoothie fans in this family so I thought I’d share a few of our treats with you. There is a certain little miss who steals mine if I dare to put it …