The Grove Hotel – a review for Child Friendly

The Grove

At the end of half term we had a real family treat.  We got to stay at and review The Grove Hotel in Hertfordshire, for the Child Friendly website – you can see my full review here. We had a wonderful time, it was very relaxing, child friendly and rather… Continue reading »



As you know my parents live in Spain and we recently spent a week with them.  I’ve visited them a number of times over the last 9 years and have visited a number of towns and cities in Andalucia during that time.  It was Daddy P’s birthday while we were… Continue reading »

My Holiday postcard with @travelsupermkt #HolidayPostcards

My Holiday Postcard post is my entry in the latest Travel Supermarket competition.  I’ve had some amazing holidays over the years – destinations from Ibiza to Bali, Maldives to Cuba, Thailand to Tunisia but I’m going to pick on a holiday to Spain as my holiday postcard for this post…. Continue reading »

Sky Side at Birmingham Airport

Sky Cadets, Sky Pass, Sky Side, Birmingham Airport, Over 40 and a Mum to One

Are you flying from Birmingham Airport this summer with the kids?  If so, there is a real treat in store for them, and something to help you relax into your holiday before you’ve even boarded the plane 🙂 Check-in, Buckle Up and Zoom Out with Sky Side at Birmingham Airport!… Continue reading »

Walking on the bottom of the sea – me???

Walking on the bottom of the sea

If you’ve read my previous post you will know that I have a rather big fear of water. So walking on the bottom of the sea – me??? Hardly likely! I’ve been going through all my old photographs recently, (there are 1000’s) trying to make some space on our bookshelves… Continue reading »