What would be first on your shopping list if you won the Lottery?

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Living close to the millionaires playground of Sandbanks, we are no strangers to how the other half live and often drive past their stunning houses or get overtaken by a supercar or two. This often leads to an interesting game of “What would be the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery?”, and kids being kids, the more bizarre the better. Abbey: New Bathroom / Kitchen / Sofa for her flat Abbey has just got on the property ladder and bought her first… Continue Reading “What would be first on your shopping list if you won the Lottery?”

Making the Internet Work for Your Family


Not many of us can imagine living without internet. From online gaming and streaming TV, to our smartphones and even home digital assistants, we use the internet far more than we think. There are a lot of scaremongering stories about the internet making us unhappy, stupid, or both but this is quite an extreme view to take when it comes to something that ultimately makes family life much easier overall. Read below to discover how to make the internet work… Continue Reading “Making the Internet Work for Your Family”

Special Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is fast approaching which means that now is the time to start planning this special day of the year. It is important to be on the ball when it comes to Valentine’s Day so that you can make bookings and/or get the gifts that you want as this is a day where many people are going out to eat and buying gifts for that special someone. With this in mind, here are a few special gift ideas to… Continue Reading “Special Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day”

Eliza’s Mermaid Birthday Party

Mermaid Party

Last year Eliza had her first experience of mermaid swimming and loved every second of it, so when we asked what she wanted to do for her birthday, they was only one answer – a mermaid party. This is the first party she has had where she has had to limit numbers, which was a bit of a struggle at first, however, we were helped by the fact that attendees had to be aged 7+, able to swim a minimum… Continue Reading “Eliza’s Mermaid Birthday Party”

Eliza is 8!!

Eliza 8

Every year it feels like time is marching on at an even greater speed than the year before and as soon as we welcome the new year, we have our first birthday of the year – Eliza. This year she turns 8 and what I love about blogging is that I can look back and see exactly what she liked / disliked at any given moment. With my older ones, I have a vague recollection that they loved Power Puff… Continue Reading “Eliza is 8!!”