BlogOnMSI ice-breaker: 20 things about me

Well, I have finally got around to responding to the BlogOn Ice Breaker linky and seeing as I wrote the thing, guess I had better do my answers too. Share a recent picture of you: Taken at Corfe Castle last weekend when Sebastian decided that I would look better than him in a Knights Helmet! Describe yourself in three words Social. Media. Addict. How long have you been blogging and what made you start? 6 years…… I was on the… Continue Reading “BlogOnMSI ice-breaker: 20 things about me”

My Top 10 Posts of 2016


I always find it fascinating seeing what my top posts of the year are and this year is no exception. 2016 has probably been my busiest year for blogging so far and has taken us all over the UK and abroad with a trip to France and a cruise aboard the Carnival Vista, so I was intrigued to find out what my top 10 posts of 2016 were: 1. Our review of the new Mini-Microscooter Deluxe is top of the posts this… Continue Reading “My Top 10 Posts of 2016”

How to organise Christmas Blogging Break


It is just 5 days, well 4½, until the kids break up from school for the Christmas holidays. They seem to be breaking up much earlier this year and it has thrown out my planning and organising. I have lots of presents to wrap, still have some to buy, haven’t even thought about writing Christmas cards yet and wanted to get my blog scheduled as much as possible so I can spend quality time with them. When you work from… Continue Reading “How to organise Christmas Blogging Break”

A Picture says a Thousand Words


I love social media but my likes and loathes have changed as apps move with the times. Twitter used to be my social media platform of choice when I first joined it all the way back in 2009 and I mainly used it for football banter and chat when I was on the bus too and from work. Fast forward to 2011 and I discovered the world of the “Mummy Blogger” whilst feeding Eliza through the night. The #3AMFC hashtag… Continue Reading “A Picture says a Thousand Words”

How to Report an Imposter Account and Stolen Photo on Facebook


If you read my last post you will know that someone set up a facebook account in my name with a photograph of my 5 year old daughter as the profile picture. I found the whole reporting process a complete nightmare if I am honest, as it is almost impossible to deal with human being, rather than a computer generated checkbox and automatic reply. However, I have discovered two ways of getting the case reviewed by an actual person and… Continue Reading “How to Report an Imposter Account and Stolen Photo on Facebook”