Taking Time for an Afternoon Chai

On Saturday, Jamie and I were invited to Memsahib Gin & Tea Bar in Cheltenham,to try out their Afternoon Chai.  Of course, both of us jumped at the opportunity, as this meant some precious toddler free time to catch up properly.  We were excited to visit a new establishment, where we would hopefully be able…

Christmas Traditions- Spectacle of Light

On Sunday, we visited the ‘Spectacle of Light’.  This is an illuminated trail around the Sudeley Caste grounds.We were gifted tickets for the sake of this review, and having not been before we weren’t completely sure what to expect.  It completely exceeded our expectations though and we walked away saying how impressed we were and…

A Good Night’s Sleep

When I found out I was pregnant for the second time… after all the initial excitement, it suddenly dawned on me that a second baby meant saying good bye to sleep for even longer…Oh how I longed for ‘a good night’s sleep.’  Ivy was 15 months old when I got a positive test result and…

Odette- One Month Old

I can’t quite believe that Odette is now one month old, however I can believe that I am late in writing this update, second child and all that!  Let’s hope that’s not the story of her life- although as you read on, you will see that it doesn’t stop there!!  Over the past 5 weeks…

Christmas Traditions- Advent

When I was a child, we had an alternative advent calendar that I just loved.  It was a handmade (I think by a family member) felt Christmas tree with 24 little pockets underneath.  In each pocket there was a small plush Christmas object, like a stocking or a candy cane etc. with a small square…

#MyAquaphor Challenge

Every Winter we struggle with dry, cracked skin, and every year I struggle to find anything that helps without irritating side affects, like greasiness, strong scents etc.  This year we have taken the #MyAquaphor Challenge and so far we have been nothing but impressed.  Eucerin Aquaphor Soothing Skin Balm is an ointment that can literally…