Many of you will have heard of Helen & Douglas House, probably from seeing one of their 29 charity shops in Oxfordshire, Berkshire or Hampshire. But how many of you know what the charity actually does? We were honoured to be invited along for a personal tour with PR and Marketing Manager Janet Carruzzo.Continue reading
Blimey this weather really doesn’t want to go away does it! We’ve had one storm after another the last few weeks and a crazy amount of rain. It’s meant that a lot of indoor ‘days out’ have been absolutely rammed. Roll on some dry weather so we can get outdoors a bit more. If you’re looking for things to do this weekend then see what’s on in the list below:Continue reading
I can’t believe that Asa is turning 9 Months old this week. He’s growing so fast and learning new skills on a daily basis. I’ve been going through his toy box as he’s outgrowing some of his little baby toys now and wanting things that are a bit more interesting. I’ve been looking for recommendations and this has led me to the Wicked Uncle website’s blog post brilliant toys gifts for 9 month old babies. It’s given me some great ideas!Continue reading
In the school holidays I usually try to take the kids out for a meal somewhere. Its lovely to have a family date night at one of our favourite restaurants. In order to save money it’s worth taking advantage of some of the meal deals that are on offer. Here’s a list of the ones I’ve found nationwide.
This week is Childrens Mental Health Week 2020 and what better time to be reviewing this Dreamimals DayDream key charm. We have been kindly gifted a ‘Lamby’ Dreamimals of our own. It’s soft, it’s cute and it helps promote positive thinking in children.Continue reading
Can you believe February half term is upon us already?! There are lots of activities taking place across Oxfordshire. I’ll keep adding more to the list as I find them!Continue reading
This year I’ve been wanting to start some new traditions with my kids. I want to make more of an effort celebrating occasions that we don’t usually bother too much about. As it’s my first Valentine’s Day as a single parent I’ve been looking for ideas to make it special.Continue reading
Dorchester Abbey is currently hosting its very own Narnia exhibition and it’s quite simply lovely! I absolutely adore the story of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C.S.Lewis so when I heard about the exhibition I just knew we had to visit.
Last weekend was super quiet and I struggled to find any events at all! This weekend is a little busier. See what’s on in Oxfordshire below. Whatever you get up to, have fun!Continue reading
You’ve just got the children back to school and breathed a sigh of relief, then suddenly half term is peaking its head around the corner. No need to panic! The Cornerstone Youth Festival is here! Cornerstone Arts Centre in Didcot has got it covered with events for the whole family from your little ones to your too-cool-for-school teens!