Welcome to #mamamondays… Junior Magazine, Wisley Gardens & Instagram

Welcome to  #mamamondays.  Here I try to include anything that is making us happy – and hopefully you too – even though it’s a Monday. And, I have to say it really is making me try to make the most of this often ‘depressing’ day It has been anything from what we’re doing or planning to what we’re eating, watching or reading. I’ve even included items I’m lusting after or buying and anything else that has been inspiring me to…

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5 Great things to do with kids this Christmas in London

Visit to Santa booked? Pantomime tickets on the way? Ice-skating at the garden centre planned? Then you might think you have all your Christmas activities with the kids all sewn up… but I have a few suggestions for things to do with the kids this December in London. I find having a few extra events up my sleeve are a great way to not only keep the kids entertained but they are perfect for doing with friends and family – meaning…

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Micro Scooters for all the family – and the perfect places to scoot in the UK

Anyone who knows me, knows I am not too great on a bike. My balance is ‘unbalanced’, I fear falling off and it’s just safer for all if I stay off 2 wheels. In fact when we were on our honeymoon in LA I hired a 3-wheeled bike with some friends – and although it caused much laughter – I felt a lot more grounded, you know to the ground! When Micro-Scooter approached me about trying some adult scooters I wasn’t…

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10 reasons why you should not miss Disney on Ice – Magical Ice Festival

Miss M and I were lucky enough to be invited to the VIP showing of the new Disney on Ice show. I say *new* because for the first time the show includes those Frozen girls with its Magical Ice Festival. To say that Miss M was excited would be an understatement – although I know she really wasn’t sure what ‘on ice’ meant – she just knew Anna and Elsa were going to be there. That was enough. Really it’s just…

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5 Fashionable spots in Milan for kids (Part 3)

Inspired by Milan Fashion week in Italy and the other three fashion capitals of the world  – I have spoken to four ultra-cool mamas who have revealed their favourite places and secret areas of interests for a fun and fashionable day out with the kids. Some you may be lucky enough to have been to Milan or live near this beautiful city, others this may just be ideas to keep for future holidays and trips. Either way you will be…

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