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Sunshine, the Fun Fair and Long Leisurely Lunches #littleloves

Isn’t it amazing how a little sunshine puts a spring in your step? The last week has been practically blissful. The kids went back to school on Monday, the Mr returned from working abroad Monday afternoon and we slipped right back into a routine. Made all the better by the big yellow ball in the…

Dinosaurs, Days Out and Getting Crafty #littleloves

We’re nearing the end of the second week of the Easter holidays here. We’ve all so enjoyed the lazy mornings. The days out and even the days doing nothing in particular at home. The weekend started with a trip to the beach. We’ve been to the bookshop, tried out different cafes in the little seaside…

reading at school

Do You Know Your Value as a Stay at Home Parent?

This is a guest article written by life insurance brokerage, Reassured. A stay-at-home parent fulfils many roles Stay-at-home parents are many things rolled into one. Think about it; childminder, cook, teacher, doctor, cleaner, taxi service, relationship counsellor, gardener, financial advisor, personal shopper…….. Take a step back and spend a minute running through what an average…

Easter, Half Term and Taking it Slow #littleloves

A very late #littleloves after a lovely week taking it slow and spending time with family and friends. Today we’ve been digging for dinosaur bones at the beach, followed by lunch at a gorgeous cafe and a trip to the bookshop for yet another dinosaur book. We haven’t really been up to much this week….

3 Ways To Bring Originality Into Your Home

3 Ways To Bring Originality Into Your Home

Whether you’ve just moved into your new home or you’ve been there a while, you may be looking at the decor and wondering how to make all feel a little more unique and reflective of your personality. No matter if you live alone or have a full family to take into consideration, we all want…

Blog Love, Table Manners and A Trip to the Beach #littleloves

If only every Friday morning could start like this one. A lay in, lazy cuddles in bed with my boy (the little dude not the Mr incase you’re worried), a delicious breakfast and just a very slow start to the day. Don’t you just love Easter weekend? It’s the perfect time to relax and unwind…

An Interview, Beavers and Old Photographs #littleloves

This week seems to have gone by in a flash. What with work and various things going on for both kids, which of course required the use of ‘mum’s taxi service’, it feels like I haven’t stopped. Keeping busy has been just what I needed though. Without further waffling, here’s my #littleloves for the week:…

A Trip to the Zoo, Cupcakes and Hairspray #littleloves

It’s been one of those weeks when everything has just run like clockwork. Don’t you just love it when that happens? And hasn’t the weather been lovely – well maybe not the actual weather, bar a rather sunny Wednesday, but the rising temperature has been a welcome relief from all that bitter cold of late….

Diamond engagement ring

What To Expect When Getting A Diamond Ring Valued For Insurance

While insurance for your diamond engagement ring might not be the first thing on your mind after your proposal, it should be the second most important decision. After all, you never know what’s around the corner. Consider these scenarios: You accidentally lose your diamond engagement ring in the rubbish when you’re cleaning the house one…

School Reports, Chick Flicks and Amazing Reads #littleloves

It’s been one of those weeks when something happens to make you appreciate what you have that little bit more. We took some time out on Wednesday to absorb the news and chat over lunch in a new cafe not far from us. I guess that’s the beauty of both working from home, we can…