We visited Brick Live at the NEC in Birmingham over half term. To be honest I wasn’t too sure what to expect, but on arrival we were greeted by the most ‘awesome’ sight according to my eldest daughter. I’ve got to admit, it was fab! For a Lego loving family (and let’s face it, who(…)
Our first week of summer has flown by. So far we’ve made it down to our local park. Looked for owls, as you do. Played in the garden. Visited Sandwell Valley for the first time. Gone bouldering. Where even I had a go and loved it! Spent the day celebrating my daughter’s birthday with friends(…)
Last weekend gave me a real treat-the opportunity to wander around Central London with a friend and enjoy the simple pleasures of looking and chatting. This is one of the little treasures we discovered on our walk.
It was my daughter’s 8th birthday last week. In true family style, it turned into a four day long celebration of parties and adventures. We hadn’t planned it this way but it organically changed through circumstances into this mammoth birthday treat. One of the reasons it changed was because of an invitation to travel to(…)
Recently we were lucky enough to have the chance to celebrate our wedding anniversary and a birthday by going down to London and staying overnight-without children! And not just the one night, but two……. It was the first time we’ve ever left them both. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and as any parent will recognise, we(…)