Mucking Around {The Ordinary Moments ~ 17}

There are times when you can see something happening, something you think would be nice to have a record of, and you just start taking pictures and hope for the best. On Friday afternoon I was working in the bedroom and I heard laughter. Lots of giggles and laughter. I wandered into the lounge and saw the husband and Cheeky Chap mucking around together. They were having so much fun and it really made me smile. So, I quickly grabbed… Continue Reading “Mucking Around {The Ordinary Moments ~ 17}”

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 cheesy as it sounds, Christmas is about spending time with my quite… Continue Reading “A Large Family Christmas”

One Boy and His Dog

Last year my sister and her partner got a rescue dog. As a young pup, Riddler used to be somewhat excitable. The first few times Cheeky Chap met him I think he was quite taken aback by him. With time and training, Riddler has calmed down a little but is still definitely a character. For around six months, the husband walked Riddler twice a week when both my sister and her partner worked. During the school holidays, Cheeky Chap would join… Continue Reading “One Boy and His Dog”

The Ordinary Moments 16 #3 ~ A Lazy Weekend in Hope Cove

I have mentioned before my love for Hope Cove. We are very lucky that a close family member has a holiday apartment in such a beautiful place that we are able to make use of. We probably go a couple of times a year although I would happily head there every weekend if I could! We often visit during the autumn and winter months, some times early spring and so we are not always blessed with beautiful weather like when we… Continue Reading “The Ordinary Moments 16 #3 ~ A Lazy Weekend in Hope Cove”

How to Save Money on Travel

Who doesn’t like to travel? For most people, life is all about living. Travelling helps with relaxation, reflection and pondering. It can make you forget your troubles and give you the chance to experience things you might not otherwise be able to. But travelling can be expensive, especially if you go regularly. Here are some ideas that can save you money without cutting your fun. Plan Your Holiday in Advance The best way to get the cheapest travel is to… Continue Reading “How to Save Money on Travel”