Chocolat chocolat review – The perfect Christmas gift!

I was recently contacted by Chocolat Chocolat of Cambridge to ask if I wanted to try out their ‘design your own’ chocolate bar range – well of course they didn’t have to ask me twice. If it has anything to do with chocolate, chances are I will say yes!! Basically …

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Christmas inspired Bara Brith and Christmas in Wales

I absolutely love Wales. When I was 6 my parents and I moved to Shropshire for a year, just on the Welsh border and I fell in love with the countryside. I remember blissful days on the beach and being collected from school during that summer and heading out for …

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It’s just a house….

But it’s so much more to me. For a long while now we have realised that we are rapidly outgrowing our current house. We only have one bathroom, and although it is 3 bedrooms, our room is too small to fit a bed and furniture, so the 3rd (box) room …

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Yes, parenting IS the most difficult job

Before you have kids, you can never truly understand how difficult parenting actually is. Childless people can never understand you when you tell them how draining and stressful it is to be a parent. Whether you are a stay-at-home mum or a working mum, finding the balance between your duties …

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Should fireworks be sold publicly?

Although Bonfire night has now passed, this weekend our skylines will still be alight with fireworks, due to the 5th falling midweek. If you aren’t a fan of fireworks, then you will have no had to endure 2 weekends of displays. And if you are a fan, that’s 2 weekends …

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Family budgeting tips

Its the time of year when a lot of us look at our outgoings and try and make things go that little bit further. With Christmas coming, and a freezing cold winter predicted we all need to make our budget work as effectively as possible. Of course one of the …

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