Year 2018 So Far

The year so far……….

  Poorly Me Again I seem to be apologising for lack of posts, this year has been a struggle this year so far.  January and was a horrible month………….as I put in my last post I got the flu on New Year’s Eve, finally perked up when I wrote my last post, but really only […]

Happy new-year 2018

Happy new year 2018 and goals

Well this may seem like a really late post, but I have been laid up with really bad flu since new years eve.  It was my daughters 18th Birthday on New years eve and its almost like my body waited until the end of her birthday, and then to stop working for a couple of […]

Luna aged 1

Luna’s 1st Birthday

Quick update post as little Luna our Jack Chi puppy has turned one this week. We got Luna in February when she was just 8 weeks old. She has changed a lot in that time, but we just can’t imagine our home or life without her now. Some pics to show how much she has […]

Halloween Beetroot cupcakes 2

Another busy week…. cake recipe for halloween

Another crazy busy week.  Work is still mad which resulted in long days, so no running or gym for me again.  I managed to book Thursday and Friday off so I could spend a little bit of the half term holidays with Eddie and the kids. And it was Halloween in my house…… Thursday We […]

Healthy Pizza – A guest post by Ewan Buda

My son who is 12 years old has been given a project to do at school.  He has had to come up with a healthy recipe and present it in an innovative way.  I thought it would be nice for him to takeover and post a page on the website, so here it is……………   […]

New Forest Open top bus tour

New Forest Part two

Here is part two from our family holiday to the New Forest. New Forest Open Top Bus Tour The open top bus tour stopped on our caravan site.  It cost £38 for all of us (and Luna was free). There are 3 loops, Green, Red and Blue; as the ticket covers all routes and you […]

Holiday to The New Forest (Part One)

Apologies for not posting in ages.  I was mad busy at work and then with the school holidays there just wasn’t enough time.   I have also been stuggling a bit for inspiration…..anyway this weeks post is about my recent holiday to The New Forest, think I may break it down so its not a […]

Birthdays, camping in Gloucester and day in Bath

Sorry for being quiet on here – its been a busy few weeks.  I am in the middle of learning some new stuff at work that I am picking up.  This means that I am playing catch up with all of my other work.  Writing a blog post is really difficult when you are so […]

Shipley Park

Happy Sad few days and Fathers Day 2017

Its currently Fathers Day – Happy Fathers Day to all of the dads out there!! Not least my dad and of course Eddie. This week has been an odd one – its been heat-wave weather.  Its actually too hot to do anything other than sit in the car with the air con on full blast.  […]

Weekend purchases without clothing

Weekend – Shopping and food food food!

Early Start to the weekend Last weekend was a busy one.  On Saturday, we had to be up at 6am, to take Tom and his friends off for a Duke of Edinburgh practice expedition to Ilam in Derbyshire. They all headed off with all of their gear, into soggy Derbyshire! Next we popped into Nottingham, […]