This year I’ve fully embraced the blogger cliches – from bluebells, to the rapeseed fields and most recently visiting the Lavender Farm. Cotswold Lavender at Snowshill is about 45 minutes away from us, and I can’t believe we had not heard of it before. It is near to Cotswold Farm park where we visit at least once a year, and next year we will definitely make a day of it and do both. Ell and the kids were dubious – after all what is so exciting about fields and fields of purple flowers? Our first attempt was a bit of…

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WARNING: PHOTO HEAVY POST As you may know if you follow me on social media, at the end of March (Mother’s Day weekend) we took a trip to Legoland Windsor, and stayed over night in the Legoland Hotel. Tjis was not our first visit to Legoland – I myself had been as a child, not long after it first opened in 1997, and we had also taken Izzie and Ollie when Mason was a tiny baby, in September 2015. The kids we’re s excited about going, and I have to say there really was something there for everyone. We booked…

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Week 4 – 14th – 21st August 2016 We started off our first day back from holiday, and our first day reunited with Harley with a lovely river walk. Harley had a whale of a time swimming in the river and Daddy and the kids had fun hunting for Pokemon! Little did Harley, or we know, this would be his last walk for a while. Poor Harley managed to catch Kennel Cough whilst he was boarding, and the symptoms started to show on Monday. He had the most awful cough and would gag every time. He also started sneezing out…

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A selection of photos from the wonderful Boondocks Festival 2016 – an amazing weekend filled with friends, fun, face paint, flower crowns and food and drink – nearly all the F’s!!! This was the second year we had attended (we still didn’t brave camping!) but if you are local to Wiltshire, it is an amazing small, family festival, with designated kids areas, and the most AMAZING selection of food and drink. All three of my kids loved it again this year. We were lucky enough that my inlays baby sat for us on the Saturday evening, so we were able…

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