Tag: special days

Our Easter in Photos
Our Easter in Photos

Social media can be a strange phenomenon, and I know for many people it’s like marmite – you either love it or loathe it! I try to remain positive about the social media platforms I use, and to see them as a force for good, which they undoubtedly can be! There are occasions though, when social media has a tendency…

Planning a Perfect Picnic
Planning a Perfect Picnic

Last weekend I had an early birthday celebration with family and friends, and as part of our weekend away we had a special picnic… Our original intention was to style this beautifully and take lots of photos, but you know what they say about the best laid plans! I think styling a beautiful picnic if is much easier if you’re…

A Family Day Out In Maritime Greenwich
A Family Day Out In Maritime Greenwich

With the half-term holidays well underway we’ve been taking the opportunity to have a few family days out, and our day trip to Greenwich proved very successful! Greenwich is certainly one of the most historic areas of London, and there’s plenty for families to see and do! In fact, there is so much to do you might need to prioritise…

April In The Kent Countryside
April In The Kent Countryside

I really love living in Kent! As we live in a suburban area, I like to take every opportunity to get out into the beautiful Kent countryside which surrounds us. The school Easter holidays gave us the perfect excuse to go and enjoy a few family days out, as well as doing a little family photography too! My husband is a Kent based…

The Square Card Company
The Square Card Company

As many of you will already know, I’m a huge fan of all things stationery and design related! I’m never happier than when I’m shopping for gift wrap or birthday and occasion cards, I can literally spend hours choosing and browsing through designs! At the same time, as a busy Mum I do opt for favourite designers and companies (to speed…

A Trip To Borough Market

Yesterday I was lucky enough to attend a wonderful Makelight Photography course (more later in the week!), and I also grabbed a little time before my course to visit Borough Market. A Trip To Borough Market Borough Market is London’s most renowned food market; a source of exceptional British and international produce. It’s a wonderful place if you’ve got a…

Letter To A 4 Year Old
Letter To A 4 Year Old

My goodness Carys, you are now 4 years old! How time flies and how quickly you are growing up! We are all so proud of the little girl you have become – kind, caring, very sweet and affectionate. We love the way you always want to look after and take care of everyone around you. You are very feminine and…

A Narnia Inspired Bloom and Wild Christmas
A Narnia Inspired Bloom and Wild Christmas

Today I’m lucky enough to be writing about several of my favourite things – Christmas, C.S. Lewis’s The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe – and flowers! My lovely friends over at Bloom & Wild sent me one of their new Christmas bouquets – The Lucy, a beautiful collection of flowers with a sophisticated touch of winter sparkle. A Narnia Inspired Bloom…

Hello Autumn
Hello Autumn

I do love a change of season, it always feels like a fresh start! The change from summer to autumn is always one of my favourite times of the year, especially if we have a long warm and sunny autumn… Hello Autumn The light is lovely at this time of year, perfect for photography! The colours are changing rapidly and…

Magic and Mystery of The Tooth Fairy
Magic and Mystery of The Tooth Fairy

Following on from my earlier post on the infamous Tooth Fairy, I can now confirm that she has made a couple of appearances in our house, with at least another three imminent! I think it’s going to be a very busy autumn for her! Magic and Mystery of The Tooth Fairy Our routine is pretty much organised now… We have…

Top Ten Tips for visiting Legoland
Top Ten Tips for visiting Legoland

As the school holidays draw to a close, we decided on one last treat – a family trip to Legoland! Any visit to a theme park isn’t to be undertaken lightly, largely due to the ticket costs, so if you’re planning a trip I hope these simple tips will help guide you and make your visit as memorable as it…