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The last week of May is always the now internationally renowned Hay Festival – in Hay-On-Wye on the Welsh borders.  We love the town and often visit out of season, spending hours with the kids browsing the many book shops – in particular BOOTHS, probably the most well known, and certainly the biggest.  Filled to […]
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April / May  is one of my favourite times in Sussex… Why? it is all about the Bluebells which festoon the woodland floors.  As much as we love our Pearl and Earl decorations..  nature trumps us every time.  Happy Times
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I love my morning runs over the South Downs…  its the only time I feel ‘quiet’ all day in amongst the mayhem of work and young children.  This time of year is a little special, as the mornings are often crisp and clear and on a good day you can get a cloud inversion worthy […]
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So last week the children finally went back to school and we ‘hit the ground running’ on the path known as ‘it’s soon gonna be Christmas!’…   the Summer has seen me back off a little from the coal face, to try and practice what we preach and spend some quality time just hanging out with […]
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Every working mum will I am sure relate to the juggling involved in the long Summer Holidays when the kids are off school … and trying to fit it in with work and keeping the money coming in!  This Summer our kids term ended on the 6th July and we had 2 months to fill […]
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