Letter to my firstborn as he turns 9

Hey Buddy, Our Christmas baby! I can’t believe you are turning 9 already. You are getting so big! It blows my mind to think that one day you are going to be bigger than me. I don’t think I’ll ever…

View Post

10 funny things my kids have said lately – instalment 10

Lord knows that we all need something to smile about lately so welcome to the latest edition of Funny Things My Kids Have Said Lately, which is actually now becoming funny things my daughter has said lately. Now that my…

View Post

Ultimate guide to the best Christmas films for families with young children

You lovely lot seemed to enjoy my ultimate guide to the best Halloween TV shows and films for families with young children so much that I thought I would do a guide to the best Christmas films for families. This…

View Post

The ultimate guide to a family Christmas

Christmas is my absolute favourite time of year and I’ve written a fair amount about it over the years. Today I wanted to put those posts in one place so that when you are looking for my posts on Christmas…

View Post

How to create a magical family Christmas tree day box

Our favourite Christmas tradition is ‘Christmas tree day’. Growing up, my parents always used to make a huge fuss of putting up our Christmas tree (you can read more of our old Christmas memories from the 80s and 90s here).…

View Post