South Place Hotel London

A child-free London break at South Place Hotel

Since Taylor was born, I can count the nights (and early mornings!) we’ve spent without her on one hand. And with the arrival of baby number two fast approaching, I figured it was about time for a bit of…

London-red-bus

#MySundayPhoto – London Town

I’m posting this one from our hotel room in London this weekend. I’ve brought the hubby away for his birthday and we’ve had such a fab time soaking up the capital in this sunshine. My parents have had Taylor…

family holiday

How to help prevent tantrums on holiday

Are you thinking about heading off on holiday for an adventure in the coming weeks or months? Family trips are a fantastic way of building memories which’ll last a lifetime – but as all parents know, taking the kids…

Scandinavian-living-room

Planning a Scandi-inspired living room

For me, the most exciting thing about moving into our new home this summer (fingers crossed all goes to plan!) are the endless interior projects I’ll soon have! As you can imagine, my Pinterest account is very active at…

Pregnancy at 25 weeks

Pregnancy at 25 weeks – an update

Bloody hell. We’re in April and apparently I’ll be giving birth to our second child in just over three months time. Eeek! Not sure where that first six months went (mostly running around after a toddler actually)… I know…

#MySundayPhoto – well, why not?

I snapped this week’s #MySundayPhoto on my phone one morning as I was in my usual morning rush. Taylor had been unusually quiet and when I went to find her she was having fun with the stickers! Despite being…

gender reveal

March: Being mindful, a baby boy, and life overwhelm

I don’t know about you, but for me March seems to have absolutely flown by! In fact, this year generally is going so fast. Great in one way because we have so much to look forward to with a…

baked raspberry cheesecake recipe

Baked raspberry cheesecake recipe

This baked raspberry cheesecake recipe is one that I always pull out for dinner parties. It always goes down well with guests and it’s pretty much impossible to get wrong! It’s really easy to make and my favourite thing…

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast at Resorts World Birmingham

Last week we were invited along to the Cineworld IMAX Cinema at Resorts World Birmingham to watch Beauty and The Beast. Beauty and the Beast is one of my all-time favourite Disney films, so I was super excited about…

gender reveal

Gender reveal! Our second baby…

I previously questioned whether we should wait until the birth of our future arrival to find out the gender. We found outΒ with Taylor early on at a private scan around 11 weeks, and I wondered whether we should experience…