A cosy Sunday lunch with Vintage Inns

There are certain things in life that were just made to go together. For example; Peas and Carrots, or Jack and Jill, Even Gin and Tonic. There things are just made for each other, as is Sunday & Lunch. You can’t beat getting together with family or friends for a good Sunday Lunch. Last weekend that’s exactly what we did. We were very kindly invited to The Vintage Inns newly refurbished Lambs Green Inn in Corfe Mullen to enjoy a lunch in the gorgeous new surroundings. With 186 country pubs dotted across the UK Vintages Inns are never too far… View Post

A Night Of Goodness With Arla |AD

Cosy nights in with my girls are my favourites, Arla provided the girls and I all we needed for a ‘goodness night in’ We couldn’t wait to get stuck in to our box of goodies. We snuggled up with some delicious hot chocolates made with Arla Goodness in our newly customised mugs! We ate freshly popped pop corn (some more than others cough cough). We played monopoly, and I tried to keep my competitive nature under wraps but ended up having the thrash all the kids anyway (opps). We finished up with a film – the perfect evening if you… View Post

How to avoid Boxing Day spending temptation

We’ve all been tempted by the Boxing Day sales, with the promise of massive savings on much-needed items. But is that dress that’s two sizes too small, or that new laptop you didn’t even know you needed, really worth it? Or has it all been a clever ploy to make you part with your money? Here are some techniques to stop you over-spending this Boxing Day. Don’t pay half-price for something you wouldn’t pay full price for As tempting as it can be to buy something because of its massive saving, if it’s not something you would have bought at… View Post

Goodbye October, Hello November..

And just like that it’s November.  October was a bit of a blink and you miss it month for us. It just seemed to fly by with a mixture of going to work, school for the kids and trying to keep on top of everything. Here’s a little glimpse of some of what we got up to… Autumn has well and truly set in now, hasn’t it! The temperature has dropped, the clocks have changed and the night sets in so much earlier. We have pulled out the knit wear, the coats and we are enjoying movie nights with hot… View Post

Treads School Shoes |Review & Competition|

We have made it to the end of the first half term for this academic year! I think we have all breathed a sigh of relief as we did that last school drop off this morning. It’s been a long term for me partly due to the girls continual habit to forget everything. So far we’ve had an entire school uniform, one school shoe, a pair of football boots, a lunch box along with countless ties and pencil cases going missing at school. Luckily we’ve been reunited with each item within a few days but the stress on a Wednesday… View Post