On Saturday I went along to my first ever blogging event. The lovely folks at Tots 100 hosted BlogCamp at The Studio in Birmingham. It’s about 45 minutes away so it was a no brainer!   I booked my ticket back in August thinking October was forever away but I’m not going to lie – I was incredibly nervous. I’m pretty shy and I had a massive wobble the day before thinking I shouldn’t go – the reason being I kinda felt like a fraud! So many names flying round twitter of who was going and then there’d be little old me. My…

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I have to start this review by saying that I absolutely LOVED these books. From the moment they hit the doormat I could not wait to read them. I know they’re a kids book and I saved it until bedtime so my 5 year old boy could read them but you often read reviews and often wonder if a person is riven by wanting to please the company. As you may have gathered from my past review, I always give my honest opinion – this isn’t always what people may want to hear, but I made a pact with myself…

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My husband had a last minute day off and after much racking of our brains, we decided to try LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in Manchester. We had such an awesome time at the one in Windsor and whilst I realise it was nowhere on the same scale coupled with Charlie’s reignited love of Lego since the Lego Movie was released, we thought we’d give it a go. However, only WE could choose to go to Manchester on the Friday of V Festival, meaning the easiest route to get there was chocker block. But none the less, despite numerous other traffic jams,…

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I saw a twin Mom I know from school  at the weekend. She was asking about what we had gotten up to in the holidays and I said we had been away and she said the line that really got me thinking “how did you find it taking the twins away?” I guess I never second think going out for days and going away. When the girls were just over 8 weeks old we gave ourselves 24 hours notice and booked a holiday down in Cornwall (4 hours away) not giving it a thought of the practicalities and difficulties it…

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