A springtime family stay at Talhenbont Hall Manor House

Talenbont Hall Aerial Image

During our Easter break in North Wales, we were invited to stay at Talhenbont Hall, a stunning 17th Century Elizabethan Manor House located in the heart of Snowdonia. Nothing quite prepared us for what we were about to see, from the gates that gently swung open, allowing us into the 100 acre estate to the house coming into view for the first time. From the moment we walked into the front door there was a “Wow” moment around every corner.… Continue Reading “A springtime family stay at Talhenbont Hall Manor House”

Our first experience of AirBnB

Dining area

We are fairly late to the phenomena that is Airbnb, but when planning our visit to Belfast, we decided to give it a try. I have to admit that our first attempt as booking a property failed, as the owner messaged us to cancel our booking as he was in the process of selling his house. I assumed a credit would be applied to our account and booked something else almost immediately, however, this is not the case and Airbnb… Continue Reading “Our first experience of AirBnB”

How to find the right childcare for you

Childcare

When you have children, nothing quite prepares you for the enormity of your new role and it can often feel overwhelming. Then, just when you have got used to your new role and have found your parenting feet, your maternity leave ends and you need to make the decision whether to stay at home or head back into the workplace. Finding the right childcare for you can be a tricky business as there are many different types of childcare options… Continue Reading “How to find the right childcare for you”

So Bomb DIY Bath Bomb Vanity Case Review

So Bomb DIY

Nothing beats a nice hot soak in the bath, but the days of a bubbly bath have disappeared in our house, now it is all about the bath bomb. Bath bombs are not cheap, so we save them for a treat but now you can make your own, in the comfort of your home! We were sent the So Bomb DIY Bath Bomb Vanity Case to review. This vanity case is packed full of everything you need to create beautiful… Continue Reading “So Bomb DIY Bath Bomb Vanity Case Review”

Treads shoes, now for girls!!

Treads Girls Shoes

I dread buying school shoes! The kids spend most of the week wearing them, so investing in a pair that are hard wearing, look great and are comfortable is a must for me. As the kids get older, they also have their own mind about what they will, and will not wear too, which only adds to the “shoe shopping” pain. Treads shoes have been designed to solve the problem faced by many parents of constantly having to replace their children’s… Continue Reading “Treads shoes, now for girls!!”