Amazon Best Buys | {Summer 2021}

{This post contains affiliate links for products I personally use and endorse – find out more about affiliate marketing here} The sun is shining and the shorts are out – summer is finally here! This week I wanted to share with you some of my Amazon best Buys for summer 2021 {and beyond!} As you mayContinue reading “Amazon Best Buys | {Summer 2021}”

Are they twins? | 10 things no-one told you about having {twins}

As a first time mum of twins it became clear very quickly that I was woefully unprepared for what lay ahead. It was the epitome of a baptism of fire and learning as you go. You go to the antenatal classes {only to be told 80% of it doesn’t apply to you be used you’reContinue reading “Are they twins? | 10 things no-one told you about having {twins}”

I Made a Balloon Arch! {The Twins’ 6th Birthday}

I can’t believe the boys are 6! {You can read my Early Days with Twins post here}. Their second lockdown birthday meant no big party or day out could be planned so of course I wanted to make sure we had a proper celebration at home. The boys LOVE dinosaurs so picking a theme wasContinue reading “I Made a Balloon Arch! {The Twins’ 6th Birthday}”

Mass toy sort out | Project Simplify

The playroom of doom. Literally the absolute joy and bane of my life. We are so lucky to have such a great space at the top of our house but oh my days I must have lost YEARS of my life trying to keep on top of keeping it organised {and sanitary}. Re-wind to pre-kids.Continue reading “Mass toy sort out | Project Simplify”

10 lessons I’ve learnt from {home learning} | Lockdown 3.0

{Thursday 21st January 2021} I think it’s pretty fair to say that week 3 of lockdown 3.0 has pushed me to the edge. It was always going to happen. My inner perfectionist kidding me into thinking we can do it all and come out feeling rosey on the other side. Yet here we are. FreshContinue reading “10 lessons I’ve learnt from {home learning} | Lockdown 3.0”

The Sunday {Basket}

Do you have that pile {or piles} of paperwork lying around that doesn’t really have a home to live in? Stuff that clutters up your surfaces but if you put away will likely be forgotten about? I know I do. And it’s taken me 36 years to finally find a solution. The Sunday Basket! IContinue reading “The Sunday {Basket}”

A {Simple} Guide to Money Management

Money is a subject we often brush over in everyday conversation yet it is so often one of the number one things that plays on our minds. Whether you’re a spend it Sally or save it Stacey money is something we all have to think about and manage in our lives. I don’t know aboutContinue reading “A {Simple} Guide to Money Management”

Early days with Twins {the 4th trimester} {Part 2}

Read Part 1 here.  So let’s catch up and go back to April 2015 where our new little family has just been discharged from hospital – eeek! Ok, so long story short the routine we had going in hospital pretty much went to pot as soon as we stepped through our front door.  Doh!The babies wouldContinue reading “Early days with Twins {the 4th trimester} {Part 2}”

Early days with Twins {the 4th trimester} {Part 1}

This post was originally written for my old blog back in 2015 but I thought it would be nice to share here too 🙂 The babies have arrived, so what’s next? After lots of cuddles, tears, routine checks, possibly the best shower of your life (seriously better than a post ‘I’ve just crawled through 10Continue reading “Early days with Twins {the 4th trimester} {Part 1}”

20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}

I’ve been trying to get into better habits this last week or so, partly to help me stay more organised and partly to be more mindful about taking small steps to better health. As work has picked up I’ve found myself looking for more ways to keep on top of things but also to stayContinue reading “20 {Daily} Habits {and the app that helps me stay on track}”