The Book of You: A Record of Childhood

Ok, so as Rory’s 1st birthday rapidly approached, I felt like a terrible mother... that pregnancy journal and baby book that are full to the brim with anecdotes and records, just like Erin’s are? Non-existent. Sorry, kid. BUT I made a pact with myself to fail the record keeping no more. Introducing Colour Chronicles - The … Continue reading The Book of You: A Record of Childhood

Paradise Wildlife Park: A Review

Last weekend, we were lucky enough to be invited to Paradise Wildlife Park for the day. We've been visiting the Hertfordshire attraction for years now and love that every time we visit, there is something else to see. Last year we were amazed by the huge Jurassic Park style walkthrough (more on that later) and … Continue reading Paradise Wildlife Park: A Review

Mindful Millie: An Introduction to Mindset

As a primary school teacher, part of our staff training involved learning about mindset and how we could encourage children to look at the world differently to develop their own positive mental health.That’s why we are loving ‘Mindful Millie’ by Louise Tribble (not to mention that Erin finds it hilarious because our dog is also … Continue reading Mindful Millie: An Introduction to Mindset

AD | I’ll tell you what I loved, what I really, really loved…

With Spice Girls fever sweeping the nation at the moment, it got me feeling all nostalgic. The 90s were MY era and I'd be lying if I didn't say I missed them more than just a teeny, weeny bit. So here are my top five loves of nineties life, in no particular order... ONE - … Continue reading AD | I’ll tell you what I loved, what I really, really loved…