gift ideas for mothers day

Gift ideas for Mother’s Day

March 6, 2019 admin 0

I am sure you don’t need me to remind you that Mother’s Day is fast approaching, in fact it is the 31st of this month and will be here quicker than you know. With only three weeks left till we all spoil our well deserving mums (and maybe get spoiled ourselves too) the big question is, what should we get them? I have once again put together a little gift guide full of items that […]

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Our first visit to Warwick Castle

February 27, 2019 admin 2

During Feb half term we headed to Devon for a week, breaking the journey there up with a few days at my brothers and breaking the journey home up with a day at Warwick Castle. As a family we love visiting new places, exploring old stately homes and examining castles, but Warwick Castle is one of the few we hadn’t visited so being invited during half term made for a lovely treat.   Warwick castle […]

Our review of Pennywell Farm in Devon

February 25, 2019 admin 3

Last week we visited family in South Devon and spent time exploring the local area with a ride on a steam train, walks on the beach and drives through the most picturesque parts of the country. Whilst there we were lucky enough to invited over to Pennywell Farm for the day which is only a 30 minute car journey from Paignton where we were staying, so of course we agreed.   Being lovers of outdoor […]

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A review of The South Devon Railway

February 23, 2019 admin 4

We have just returned from our annual Feb half term holiday down south where we do two days visiting my bother and then travel over to Devon to spend a week near my Nanna. Whilst on our break we were lucky enough to get the opportunity to work with Visit South Devon once again and this time they invited us to take a trip to the South Devon Railway.   The South Devon Railway is […]

Continental Circus Berlin is at Manchester Event City Now

February 13, 2019 admin 2

On Sunday my family and I were invited over to Manchester Event City to watch Continental Circus Berlin and having absolutely loved  Circus Extreme last year we were really looking forward to it. Once again we were thrilled to see that the circus was taking place the UK’s largest big top that looks like it has come straight out of The Greatest Showman and adds a real buzz of excitement and extra authenticity to the show. […]

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5 questions you should ask when buying a new house

February 12, 2019 admin 0

Buying and moving to a new house can be stressful but it can also be exciting, the start of a new chapter, the beginning of independence or maybe the sign of a family extending. Whatever the reason for your house move you should always remember that there is more to finding the perfect home than the location and the decor. There are questions that we should ask but often forget, things we should check that […]

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Top tips for winter proofing your house

February 11, 2019 admin 6

As the seasons change so too does the weather and an English winter can be so unpredictable that we never know whether we should expect warm(ish) weather, full blown storms, or to be snowed in for weeks at a time. The unpredictability of the weather can cause many problems, not just to our ability to go about our daily lives, but also to our actual homes and unfortunately to the bills that come with them. […]

Should you use emojis and symbols in marketing?

February 6, 2019 admin 0

Since I went full time freelance last January I have started focusing on my blog and other writing contracts more, even getting gigs where I need to produce articles and other marketing materials for additional companies and charities, which has been amazing. Whilst doing this I have also started to invest in my own development more, completing on line course, and watching webinars in my field and one subject that struck me as curious was […]

Top driving distractions in the UK

January 17, 2019 admin 0

Are you a driver? If you are then are you a driver who becomes easily distracted? Or do you even feel so confident driving that you often find yourself multi tasking and doing other things whilst driving such as, applying make up, eating breakfast or even preparing a speech for work?   Well, despite drivers in the UK being well aware of the risks attached to these types of behaviours and irrespective of the fact […]

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The Snowman Tour Warrington Parr Hall

December 23, 2018 admin 0

This week we had the absolute delight of being invited to Warrington Parr Hall to watch The Snowman Tour, something that I had seen advertised last year and thought sounded amazing. The Snowman Tour has been created by Carrot Productions and showcases the amazingly talented musicians of The Picture House Orchestra and is conducted by the BBC Symphony Orchestra’s Steve Magee, an expert in syncing music to film with split second precision.   The tour has been […]