10 adventure TV shows that you can enjoy with your children

A lot of you have told me that you have been finding my ultimate guide to the best family films that both children AND adults will enjoy helpful to quell to lockdown boredom. But what about when you don’t have…

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AD: Finding free arts and culture activities for kids to do at home with Fantastic for Families

I’ve written a few times in the past about how Fantastic for Families is our go-to website for finding arts and culture activities to do as a family. It’s how we found out about Just So Festival and our Newcastle…

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Funny things my kids have said lately – instalment 9

I just checked when the last time I published a post in my ‘funny things my kids have said lately series and it was June 2019! Almost a year ago, time flies! So it’s definitely time for the 9th instalment…

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The new normal – we’ve seen another way of life and I don’t want to go back to the one before…

The global Covid-19 pandemic of 2020 has unexpectedly changed the lives of most people until they are unrecognisable. Everyone’s much looked forward to plans have had to be cancelled. No one knows what is around the corner and we live…

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Getting married in a month at Newcastle Civic Centre and Hotel du Vin Newcastle

We did it! We successfully got married in the space of 38 days from the decision to saying I do! I recently told you all about why we decided to get married after 11 years and why we were doing…

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