The 4th of July- Expat Holidays are hard

The 4th of July- Expat Holidays are hard

Tweet Happy 4th of July! To me! To America. Not so much to the UK considering American Independence Day celebrates the Colonies breaking free from the tyranny of King George and England. But what’s a little dispute between favoured nations anyway?? Celebrating...
Because I’m HAPPY!

Because I’m HAPPY!

Tweet You know what? Iin the words of Pharrell Williams, Happiness is the truth. Happiness is my truth! I just stored/put in the trash 428 blog posts that I have written in the 5 years of this blog’s existence. 428 blog posts that were either utter rubbish or...
Back to life as I know it

Back to life as I know it

Tweet Over the weekend, I had a “me time” get-away! Approximately 36 hours to myself but spent in the company of approximately 500 bloggers. It was time for the annual pilgrimage of UK lifestyle bloggers to the heart of London where they would chatter,...
#MumsMagicTricks with Mobile Banking

#MumsMagicTricks with Mobile Banking

Tweet If you’re like me, your smartphone is never far from your hand. In fact, I really wish there was a device/carrier that you could wear on your hand to keep your smartphone attached and secure…but I digress. Everything I do these days is expedited...
Happy Father’s Day with Thorntons

Happy Father’s Day with Thorntons

Tweet My husband is a wonderful father to our two children. Mark is the “fun one” of the two of us, although I am catching up this year! Mark is the one who races with them, who takes them to the park, who jokes and does puppet shows while they are in the...
Confessions of a Stay-at-Home-Mum

Confessions of a Stay-at-Home-Mum

Tweet On Monday I got tired of looking at our lounge in the arrangement it was in. This happens to me at least 3 times a year. I get itchy feet, basically. I want to rearrange. Our lounge is pretty much the only room in the house that I can rearrange. Thankfully it is...
Walk to School Adventures

Walk to School Adventures

Tweet Last week was Walk to School Week. Living Streets’ Walk to School campaign reaches over 13 million people which makes it one of the UK’s leading behaviour change campaigns for young people. Our little family was asked by M&S to join in with the...