This week we love…

…baking gluten free strawberry muffins with Mermaid in a rare afternoon alone together, hot days spent lazing in our hammock under the shade of a tree, fabulous £3 tractor bargain for my tractor fan courtesy of Nannie and Grandad. Hope you are all enjoying your Summer! X

Coming full circle….

Five years ago my firstborn ‘Fairy’ was miserable, she loathed School with a passion.  We had watched her change from a smiley, sunny little girl into a withdrawn, miserable one.  It was heartbreaking.  We agonised, as many parents do, over whether withdrawing her from School was the right thing to do?  Could we give her […]

Homemade Christmas Cards

This week we decided to get going with our Christmas cards.  We settled on a really simple button tree idea and we all experimented with different patterns for the trees.  I think they look pretty cute!

Sleep Deprivation….. Coffee anyone?

We searched everywhere for the cheese, I knew we had some.  I had opened a new pack and used a little for a homemade pizza.  We just couldn’t find it anywhere……36 hours later and hubby discovered the elusive cheese in the measuring jug cupboard. Yep sleep deprivation is starting to tell on me now.  To […]

News I Love To Read and a *Giveaway*!!!!

I’ll hold my hands up I generally don’t have a clue what’s going on in the world, I guess some people would call it ignorant but I just find the news depressing.  Not just that but with the amount of news bulletins nowadays and the 24 hour news channels we end up hearing this ‘news’ […]