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A new life in Cornwall means new hobbies!

The weather, coastline and general feel of Cornwall has changed a lot in the last few weeks. It went rather bleak for what felt like days on end in March. But April has arrived with a blaze of suns and amazing big blue skies. We have been out exploring almost every day and I’ve even […]

Instagram #marchmeetthemaker challenge

We’ve been in Cornwall for almost a month now. It’s been a bit of a whirlwind, not only¬† have we been trying to make feel like home, we also had to build a wall in our workshop to re-instate His ‘n’ Her’s sides, we managed without a wall for a week or two but the […]

Getting My Sh*t Together

So as I’ve said many times September, is my favourite. I don’t know if it is because my Birthday is sometime during the month, or because the seasons start to change again. Sandals get packed away and I start to take stock furiously writing lists in various notebooks and diaries. I use this pre-Christmas time […]

What I’m listening to right now! Sep 2016

It’s September, my favourite month. For me it feels a bit like a new year. I like the fresh-start feel that the month brings. I’m also very much enjoying the warmer weather! So here’s what I’m listening to at the moment. You may notice I’ve been a bit influenced by the festival we went to […]

First Family Festival

Hooray!! We survived our first family festival! We only went as day trippers so it doesn’t really count – but we would have camped if it was an option. In a passed life I was regular ‘Festival-er’ but since setting up a business, getting married and becoming a mum it all kind of went on […]

Family time in France

After our recent disaster of a holiday you might think I would be more than hesitant about boarding another plane less than two weeks later. But that’s exactly what we did. From the age of three I spent every Summer in France. I have fantastic memories of those long hot summers; eating boiled pigs trotters […]

Taking time to breathe and just be

Today it might be raining but we have had some glorious sunshine this week. I am always keen to pack up a picnic and head outside (even if it’s only to the garden) at the mere suggestion of a no-rain day. I have been taking full advantage of the great weather and some days off […]

Dream holiday / total nightmare

After hours (and hours) of deliberation, contemplating locations, flight combinations and resorts. Calculating every last penny to get the very best deal for our hard-earned cash. Planning a holiday can be stressful business, there are seemingly infinite choices to consider and now we have a child’s wants and needs thrown into the pot, along with […]