This is my most favourite place –¬†Challaborough Bay in Devon. It is a Parkdean caravan park right on the beach and oh my what a beautiful beach it is. I call it my happy place. We first visited¬†Challaborough Bay when I was around 34 weeks pregnant with Little Man. We were looking for a quiet, sunny beach holiday in the UK to spend some time together before our little man arrived. It was the perfect setting for this, the slower pace of life took over and we spent a chilled out week in a beautiful part of the country. We… View Post

New Years Eve always makes me very emotional, I’m not really sure why because I have never been one to set myself strict resolutions. But I always sit there as I clink my glass with G and think this year will be better; we will have more money, I will get rid of my anxiety completely, I will look like a super model and I will drive a Range Rover Evoque. By the 2nd January, I’m spending money, feeling nervous, I’ve put my pjs back on and I’m quite happy with my Seat Ibiza. That is usually it for me.… View Post

Little Man was teething his second tooth; his cheeks were red, his temperature was high and the dribble was everywhere! As he restlessly napped I headed to the shelf on my bookshelf which I had become maybe a little too familiar with and looked up the symptoms of teething for the 4th time that morning. Had I missed something? Was this actual teething or some terrible disease I had missed? Not sure I knew every single fact ever published about a teething 5 month old I grabbed the laptop and spent another half hour searching for any webpage that even… View Post

If you asked my family and friends to list my strengths I guarantee that baking will not be in that list. My Mom used to bake every Sunday when I lived at home, I used to love the smell of the house on a Sunday. She would make an apple pie to have after the roast that day and then a yummy cake for Dad & I to take in our lunchboxes to school and work in the week. I really wanted to be able to bake like my Mum but I’m afraid it hasn’t come naturally to me. Still,… View Post