A Large Family Christmas

Cheeky Chap is back at school, the decorations have been taken down and the Christmas tree is sat on our balcony waiting for the 17th January, when it will be collected for recycling by the council. I don’t know about you but I always feel a bit sad after the Christmas break. Of course it is a busy time of year but it’s also one of my favourites. As┬ácheesy as it sounds, Christmas is about spending time with my quite… Continue Reading “A Large Family Christmas”

Social Media and Balance

At the end of the summer we went on a family holiday to Portugal. Although we’ve had several short breaks of a few days each to Hope Cove in Devon, this was not only our first holiday longer than 5 days but also our first trip abroad as a family. Before then we hadn’t been abroad since the husband and I got married in Cyprus in 2007, long before we even considered having children. Before booking, we didn’t do anything… Continue Reading “Social Media and Balance”