Travel

Oh Haworth!

  ‘I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will’. If you’re a romantic at heart then you’ll know that’s a bit of Charlotte Bronte. And if you know that’s…

Parenting

Here’s to 6!

  I know, I know… It’s what everyone says ‘the time has flown’, or ‘I can’t believe she’s this old’ and ‘She’s grown up so fast’. Cliche – maybe a little… but it’s just so true. When you spend such a…

Parenting

No 6th Birthday Party

  Birthday parties… they’re a complicated business right? Which side of the fence do you stand on? Are they misery wrapped in shiny paper or joy bundled up in a bow? Well, this year I made the decision not to…

Reviews

Just Visiting: Lightwater Valley

What would your idea of a perfect day be? Pre-parenting – mine would be very different to what it is now. Now a perfect day would be one of those where nothing goes wrong and you have everything you need.…

Reviews

Brunch & Lunch in Leeds

One of the worst possible things about working in a school is being SO tied to a timetable. I say one of the worst, because I’m a teacher and we could moan all day about our jobs (haha!) You live…