Why season 7 of OITNB is the series finale we all wanted and needed in 2019

I recently finished watching season 7 of Orange Is The New Black (OITNB) and after I had finished crying and had posted the obligatory Instagram Story about it, I knew I had to write a blog post about it. I…

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#AD: What we thought of the self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About

Last week we did a self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About through Fantastic for Families, this blog post is all about how we found the experience. Fantastic for Families As regular readers will know, we are…

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AD: Getting organised for back to school with an IKEA hallway makeover

I’m still in a state of disbelief that come September my youngest starts school. For the first time since becoming a mother almost 8 years ago, both my children will be in ‘full time’ childcare 9am-3pm each day. It’s such…

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Y Not festival family review 2019

I can’t believe Y Not Festival was 2 weeks ago already. We had a great time on our first visit to the festival despite pretty extreme weather conditions (both sun and rain!). Here is our Y Not festival family review…

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AD: A mini-break at the Northumberland Coast to visit Bamburgh Castle – where to stay and visit

Last week a good friend of mine (we met up a tree aged 10, those were the days) got married at Newton Hall in Northumberland. Congrats Jess and Gaz! As it’s about an hour from where we live we decided…

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