Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival #mkilluminatedboats

Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival

Every so often something pops up on my Facebook feed that makes me stop and investigate further.  I’m always looking for something new to enjoy with my vehicle loving son and earlier in the month we spent a few hours Exploring Milton Keynes Illuminated Boat Festival. Organised by the Canal and… Continue reading »

Personalised Christmas Eve box from Santa Sacks

Personalised Christmas Eve box from Santa Sacks

Christmas celebrations have changed so much since I was a child.  I don’t remember there even being Advent Calendars with chocolates behind the doors!  We had the same calendar every year and my brother and I always fought over who got to open the last door, even though we knew… Continue reading »

Britains John Deere 6195M Tractor – review and giveaway

Britains John Deere 6195M Tractor

Whenever we see a John Deere tractor it always reminds my son and I of time spent in Spain with my parents.  They live in a rural area of Andalusia where you see more tractors than cars, and the green beasts rule supreme.  We received the new Britains John Deere… Continue reading »

Knight Armour Turbo Changer Optimus Prime Figure

Knight Armour Turbo Changer Optimus Prime Figure

My son’s a fan of Transformers and the Last Knight, Knight Armour Turbo Changer Optimus Prime Figure from Hasbro is the latest addition to his collection of toys. Aimed at children aged 6 years and over the Knight Armour Turbo Changer Optimus Prime Figure doesn’t require batteries (woop!) and converts from… Continue reading »

Now you are Eight

Now you are Eight

Well here we are, 10th December 2017, the day your cousin turns Twenty One and now you are Eight.  Happy Birthday darling boy.  You make me laugh and smile every day and yes you do tend to drive me a little mad too, but I wouldn’t have you any other… Continue reading »

Little Diggers Christmas Grotto at Wyevale Garden Centre Bicester

Little Diggers Christmas Grotto at Wyevale Garden Centre Bicester

The first time we ever took my son to see Santa was at the Bicester Avenue branch of Wyevale Garden Centres.  I can still picture his face as we held his little hand as he wandered around the trail before meeting the big man for the very first time.  Roll… Continue reading »