Garden Love

We are so lucky to have a great garden, it’s one of the reasons we chose this house. We love being able to go outside everyday, even if it’s for just five minutes between rain showers. We have been enjoying reading a new website we have only just discovered Green and Growing – what a great resource of fascinating articles … Read More

Natural Beauty

I am being uncharacteristically schmaltzy today, but I really do love nature and all the amazing and wonderous things around us. At this is time of year there is something so beautiful about the changing colours and the visible movement between the seasons. We have enjoyed lots of walks and scavenger hunts in the woods, parks and just the roads … Read More

Half Term Heaven

WOW! How can it possibly be time for another school holiday already? Some schools are already out, but we have to wait until next week. If you have kids home from school and need a few ideas you can have a browse through our Staying Sane in the Summer series as many of those ideas are still valid, or I … Read More

Trees For Cities

We are total tree huggers and so it was great to be in touch with this wonderful organisation Trees For Cities that are working all over the UK to bring nature, trees and green life to cities. We are so impressed with them, that once our paid e-course is up and running we will be making a donation for every … Read More

Part Two

Add green value to your business the easy way… One concern about the environment is our carbon footprint – you may have heard this term and thought there was nothing you could do about your impact at work… but there are a number of ways every business can look at becoming carbon neutral, or to offset their carbon footprint. You … Read More

How to Plan Your Writing for a Year

How To… Plan Your Writing for a Year. So, you are full of great ideas for articles, blog posts and have a bunch of photos on your phone… and the first few sentences flow from you like Shakespeare – until after about a month of writing you suddenly have nothing to say, or someone has just posted the same idea … Read More

Wiki Places For Kids

What a great find! We are in love with this great website for families, unlike other review or days out sites it’s only real reviews from families that have actually been to the place – and only the good stuff gets in, so no negative reviews to trawl through, you know that every place mentioned is already good, you just … Read More

Potato Print

We received a free photo book from Potato Print, in exchange for an honest review. You can take a look at our Legal Bits for a full disclosure policy, but basically we only review things we really love and feel good about! If you have been following the site for a while you will know it was our 20th Wedding … Read More

The Shed

I LOVE my shed… it’s my oasis of just me, it’s my space, my retreat, my kid free (ish) zone. It’s also where I work on the two days that the kids are at nursery – the rest of the time I snatch moments on the family computer as and when I can between all the parenting things that take … Read More


We are still in love with the Low Tox Box team, their innovative subscription box that has a little something for you and your home is just lovely. It’s full of ethically and sustainably produced items and we have re-used the box to send a welfare parcel to some friends. It was also nice to see the follow through of … Read More