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Corona Chronicles

I didn’t want to fill my blog with lots of posts about the Corona Virus and what it means, what affects it’s having on various aspect of ours and everyone’s lives – but I do feel that I need a place for a bit…

March 22, 2020

Why a new roof is a great investment

Now there’s no doubt that your home is indeed a great investment – probably the most important one we ever make. But to paraphrase a certain fictional superhuman, with great investment comes great responsibility (not to mention further investment along the way).  But regardless…

January 30, 2020

Inflata Nation opens at PE1, Peterborough.

Last week, we had the absolute pleasure of being invited along to the opening launch of Inflata Nation, Peterborough. You may have heard of Inflata Nation before as there are venues in Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow, as well as a couple of others…

January 23, 2020

Joseph brings his Technicolour Coat to Peterborough

Yesterday, Liam and I celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary. We weren’t going to be doing anything but then I was offered tickets to see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat at the New Theatre. I’ve known all the songs since primary school –…

January 8, 2020

Keeping Kids Entertained During the Holidays

Christmas is upon us now, which means that as a parent you have to either take time off work or spend money on childcare if your work is less than flexible. Coming up with a plan of activities may not be something you want…

December 18, 2019

Hour of Code: Dance Party 2019

*This post contains a paid promotion*Over the past few months, I’ve been really looking at trying out some coding with Dexter. He doesn’t get much one to one time with me as the girls are younger and much more demanding of attention – and…

December 8, 2019

Why renting as a family isn’t a bad thing

We’ve all seen the stats and news reports – renting is the new normal. Where renting used to be the stepping stone between moving out and buying your first home, it’s now becoming a way of life for more and more people in the…

November 7, 2019

Electric Ride on Cars – AD

*This is a sponsored post* Although this is the season to get spooky with Halloween, trick-or-treating, and buying loads of sweets and chocolate for the kiddies, Christmas is just around the corner! And, as you can imagine, my kids have already started ‘rocking around…

October 23, 2019

Review – Make My Blinds

I was sent three blinds for the purpose of this review. During the winter months it gets dark so early, it really helps with the kids’ bedtime but earlier in the year we were really struggling with so much summer sun filling their rooms,…

October 15, 2019