Its the middle of May and we are finally getting some sunshine (although as I write this it is pouring down!). We are beginning to think about planning some celebrations to match the season. After Easter Spring seems a fairly quiet season but if you want to spend a sunny Saturday celebrating here are some … Continue reading Spring Celebrations- A list of ideas for celebrating at home.
I don't know many people who do not love an Easter Egg Hunt. For me it's a must have tradition at Easter. The excitement of rushing around the garden looking for a glimmer of pastel coloured foil, of hurriedly reading clues and zooming on the find the next one and of carrying a basket of … Continue reading Celebrating Easter- The Egg Hunt
We absolutely loved making our bucket list for Autumn and we managed to get lots of things ticked off! For Winter I have decided to make two lists one for winter activities and one for Christmas. We are going to be enjoying our Christmas one first and then its on to Winter. I used my Bullet … Continue reading Celebrating Winter- Our Christmas Bucket List
One of the things I love most about being a mum is leaving little surprises for my children to find. They have woken up to a floor full of glitter and cookies from Father Christmas, to heart confetti and lego boxes wrapped in red and pink valentine paper and have come downstairs to find an … Continue reading Halloween Movie Night in a Basket
There is something magical about hunting for fairies in the woods... about listening carefully to see if you can hear the sound of their wings or if they will drop a sprinkle of fairy dust as they glide by. R has always loved fairies and one of her favourite places to visit in the summer … Continue reading Away with the Fairies
So its that time again... we are mid way through August and our thoughts start to turn to getting everyone ready to go back to school. Both of my children will be at school together in September, R will be beginning Year 2 and H will be starting in reception. The list of things they … Continue reading Back to School with Dot Com Gift Shop
I absolutely love the beach. The beach in Summer when you have to mark out your spot on the packed sand; the beach in the Winter when its quiet but a chilly run across the dunes can blast all the cobwebs away and the beach in Spring when the weather is a little temperamental, one … Continue reading Beach Hut Days