Did I achieve my 19 Goals for 2019?

Mount Snowdon

Back at the beginning of January last year I set myself a challenge of 19 goals for 2019. My aim was to check back on them and do a monthly update, but life got in the way and it was only when writing my yearly round-up that I fell back across it. The question is, did any of my goals stick in my head enough to achieve them? Do more walking Ironically, we have just watched Julia Bradbury’s Britain’s 100 Favourite Walks… Continue Reading “Did I achieve my 19 Goals for 2019?”

#Win Snotcha! Game from Drumond Park


Oh dear, oh dear – this grossly entertaining game has been hugely popular with my cheeky little ones this Christmas. It’s the sneeze spraying action game that’s guaranteed to get everyone going, one way or another! Set him up by filling the sneeze chamber with cold water and inserting the batteries into his feet – now we’re ready to start! Take your turn to spin the spinner to see how many times to push down on Snotcha… It’s time to… Continue Reading “#Win Snotcha! Game from Drumond Park”

3 fabulous Cocktails to enjoy this Christmas


When I was (a lot) younger, I used to work in a bar and used to enjoy this time of year more than any other because people used to order cocktails and I loved making them. Cocktails then went out of fashion but now it seems they are back with a vengeance and Christmas is the perfect time to learn how to create your own. So what are the perfect cocktails to try this festive season? Snowball The Snowball cocktail… Continue Reading “3 fabulous Cocktails to enjoy this Christmas”

3 of the Most Important Things in Life to Review in January


It’s a New Year and the best time to start rethinking about where you are headed in life and also get on the right path. The first month is almost always the most important part of the year because the choices you make can easily affect your future. In this article, find out three of the most important things in life you need to review during the first month to help you live a successful year. Prepare for the Future… Continue Reading “3 of the Most Important Things in Life to Review in January”

Top Family Games for Christmas Day!

We love playing board games as a family but rarely get the chance to all down together and play them due to work, swimming lessons and after school clubs, but with Christmas and New Year around the corner I shall be dusting off some of our old and new favourites and planning some proper games nights. Our favourite family game is one we can all play –  UNO Extreme!  We fell in love with the game of UNO when it… Continue Reading “Top Family Games for Christmas Day!”