holidays

illustrated map of a desserted island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island In my previous post where I asked my kids some questions about the future I learned some interesting things, not only about my children but about the world in general. For example, I discovered that I would be the… Read More »My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

empty photo album and camera

On holidays the camera never lies, but the photographer sometimes does.

Once again this year I carefully selected my favourite photographs of our holiday to showcase on Facebook. Funnily enough I didn’t take any pictures of the less than memorable moments, and like any family holiday, there were quite a lot of them. Our recent getaways have been peppered with illness,… Read More »On holidays the camera never lies, but the photographer sometimes does.

Camping in France – The Aftermath

Camping in France- The Aftermath Three days after we got home from our camping holiday, it looked as though our roof box had exploded. This was the first opportunity to dry out the tent since we had returned off the ferry from France because, yippee! the sun is shining here… Read More »Camping in France – The Aftermath

I’ve stopped feeding the kids one day a week in the school holidays.

I’ve stopped feeding the kids one day a week in the school holidays. Multiple choice: Would you rather a) Visit the dentist OR b) Take four discontent children with you to do your weekly grocery shop? Some people have been known to punch their dentist (actually my neighbour – he… Read More »I’ve stopped feeding the kids one day a week in the school holidays.

kids sitting on suitcases

Tips for Making Travelling with Kids Easier

Tips for Making Travelling with Kids Easier When anticipating travelling with your kids are you cool calm and collected or panicked, stressed and thinking the idea of staying at home might just be a whole lot easier? We have travelled with our four kids since they were born, for the… Read More »Tips for Making Travelling with Kids Easier