Month: October 2019

I Am Learning Again….

This post contains affiliate links I am learning again, with Skillshare, and I am really enjoying it. I do receive a fair few emails each day and I have to admit that the one from Skillshare pretty much passed me by. Until I happened to look at it when the …

Our Yorkshire Stay Play Explore Break

We received our break free of charge Have you heard of Stay Play Explore family breaks? They offer breaks to Warwickshire, Leicestershire and Yorkshire and include an overnight family stay in a hotel including breakfast and then your pick of three family-friendly attractions. There are several in each area to …

Free Halloween Writing Paper

Last week I shared some free autumn writing paper and so many of you liked it, thank you. Some people also got in touch asking for Halloween paper, and so here we are today sharing some free Halloween writing paper. If you ask, then you shall receive! Send some snail …

Dear Dog Walker

Dear Dog Walker, Thank you for letting me know that your dog was friendly when it bounded over suddenly to my dog, on his lead, and startled him. Thank you for letting me know that ‘he just wants to play’, as clearly my puppy is unable to do so as …

Disney On Ice 100 Years Of Magic

We received free tickets to the show It’s no secret that we are Disney fans in our house. We are on the countdown to our next Disney World trip (four months to go!) so it was wonderful to be invited to see the Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic …

Free Autumn Writing Paper

Last year I shared some free Christmas writing paper and lots of you downloaded it so I thought it was about time that I offered you some more, in the form of free autumn writing paper. If you like this, I have a few more ideas up my sleeve too, …

How To Help Your Dog Overcome Car Anxiety

This is a collaborative post For lots of dogs (and their owners!) the car is a cause of anxiety. It’s one of the most common causes of anxiety for dogs, but fortunately for you and your four-legged friend it’s also one of the easiest to overcome. Dogs develop car anxiety …

Siblings October 2019

How has it been a full month since I last shared a siblings update? The time is flying by, we’re hurtling towards the end of the year. This month we have had Boo’s 10th birthday. She had a lovely time celebrating it and Little Man was suitably enthusiastic as she …

RAVE Coffee Review

I received coffee free of charge and payment for my time for this review Today I am sharing our thoughts on the RAVE Coffee pods that we have been sent to try. I say ‘our thoughts’, as as regular readers will know, I am not a coffee drinker. I have …

Herbie At 8 Months Old

Yes, our little Herbie, our miniature dachshund, is now 8 months old. He’s been with us for six months now and that has flown by, so I thought it was about time I shared a puppy update. How’s Herbie doing? Herbie has come such a long way since he arrived …

5 Ways You Can Master Studying At Home

This is a collaborative post Being what is referred to as a mature student, means that you have all the hard work that comes with studying, writing essays, reading endless study materials coupled with all the responsibilities of being a fully functioning adult and a parent at the same time. …

Win Tickets To The National Pet Show!

We are going to the National Pet Show again this year and we are all really looking forward to it. We have been before and it is such a brilliant day out. There is so much to see and do and the kids love meeting and petting loads of different …

Once Upon a Time Online With Plusnet

This is a collaborative post When the team over at Plusnet got in touch with me about their #OnceUponATimeOnline campaign I knew that it was one that I was keen to talk about here. The campaign is hoping to provide a solution for busy parents to enjoy fairy tales with …

Happy 10th Birthday, Boo

Today my daughter turns 10 years old, the big 10! I can’t quite believe that we are in double figures already. Boo seems to be growing so quickly. As a baby, Boo was always on the go, she wasn’t one for slowing down and napping. She wanted to discover everything …

Pen Pal Sign Up October 2019

Welcome to the Pen Pal Sign Up of October 2019. This is a chance to get yourself a pen pal or two. The pen pal sign up is by far the most popular of all of the Bring Back Paper activities that I run, and I get emails about it …

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