Liked & Loved {July 2019}

Oh July has been such a lovely month and as I write this we are jetting off on holiday to Mauritius – but I’ll tell you more about that soon. Instead, here you have everything we’ve loved about the last month: * Hilton Bracknell We started the month with a break close to home at Hilton Bracknell. They organised for us to go to Legoland and we had so much…

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Tips for Visiting the Legoland Water Park

We visited the Legoland Water Park for the first time a few weeks ago so I thought I’d put together a few tips if you’re going to the splash park for the first time. Drench Towers and Splash Safari are the perfect place for children to run around and cool off when the weather’s nice and it really is great fun for all ages. Make sure you take swimwear with…

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10 Tips for Coping with Colic | AD

When Little Man was tiny he had colic and we hadn’t even heard of it before we were living with it. I remember that time as feeling like it lasted forever, every night being so long and wondering how we would cope. Colic is when a baby cries for no obvious reason. The symptoms of colic can vary between babies but the NHS describes colic as a baby crying for…

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To Our Children’s Teachers on the Last Day of Term

Dear Teachers, Here we are. Another year done and another summer ready to begin. I know that the summer isn’t all free time for you – there’s planning for next year, inset days and even just sorting the classroom out before you leave today, ready for September and the new class that you’ll have. This year hasn’t been a big year for either of our children. There hasn’t been SATs…

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Introducing Mountaineer Brand Body Care | AD

If there’s one thing I always invest in it’s good quality body care products for the whole family and I love finding something new to experience. A couple of weeks ago we were sent products from Mountaineer Brand to try. It’s a brand I hadn’t heard of before so couldn’t wait to see what they were like. Mountaineer Brand started as a beard care company but have grown to have…

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Visiting Villa Borghese – The Borghese Gardens

When we were in Rome over May half term we wanted to experience as much of the city as we could. With two small children in tow we were conscious that they might be overloaded with history and lose interest in it all. So we decided to visit one of the biggest green spaces in the city, the Villa Borghese Gardens. Villa Borghese is a place that pre-children, hadn’t even…

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Getting Ready for Beach Days this Summer | AD

And just like that it’s the summer holidays! I have no idea where this year has gone but I feel like I have been waiting for this moment for months. School’s out for the summer and we have so many plans. The next six weeks are going to take us on holidays, on days out with friends and definitely to the beach. Usually when we go ot the beach we’ll…

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