Family Life

My Sunday Photo 24/07/16 – Pokemon Cards

This week has been dominated by one thing, and one thing only. Pokemon. I’m sure the same applies to many of you reading this too. Because, unless you’ve been living under a rock recently, you will know that Pokemon Go has pretty much taken over the world. We’ve been playing lots of Pokemon Go, and we’re loving it. I was going to share some photos of our adventures for this weeks My Sunday Photo, but I decided I’d dedicate a post to that later in the week. So instead I thought I’d share a photo of our Saturday which ties […]

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Educational, Family Life

Learning at Home with Education Quizzes

We’re in to week three of the summer holidays here in Northern Ireland, and now children across the UK are preparing for their last day. It’s definitely time for a well earned break after months of school work. I remember my summer holidays as a child, how excited I was about the prospect of six weeks without any school work. As a parent though, I understand the importance of keeping your child’s brain active and continuing with the work over the summer, in some form. Of course, I want my children to have fun, and enjoy being children for the […]

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jones bootmaker
Reviews, Style

Summer Sandals from Jones Bootmaker

Summer is officially here. The sun is shining and the heat is rising. For the first time this year I’ve been thinking about baring my pasty whites in a summer dress. I’ve got my pedicure done and I’m ready to get my toes out. And hey, what better way to celebrate this occasion than with a new pair of sandals? Yes, I’m saying hello to my toes for the first time this season. When I say I’ve got a pedicure done, I really mean I’ve waddled around the house with those weird foam toe separators as I wait for my […]

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Snap It
Photography, Snap It!

Snap It! Children’s Photography Linky #4

Hello everyone, welcome to Snap It! The photography linky for children. I hope you’ve all had a wonderful week. It was bank holiday here in Northern Ireland on Tuesday for the Twelfth of July, where events take place up and down the country to celebrate the victory of the Battle of the Boyne in 1690. Thousands of men from the Orange Order, along with marching bands, take to the streets to march in various locations. ┬áIt’s a real family event, with the end of the parade taking place in a field full of bouncy castles and stalls and food vans, […]

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