Keeping The Littles Cool During Heatwaves

Here in England, our summer usually consists of a max of 2 weeks of somewhat sunny weather, whilst the rest of the year its almost always raining and miserable. Suddenly for the past 3 months solid, according to the Express, we’re experiencing the hottest and longest heatwave since 1976! To begin with it was a welcome change from our usual dreary climate, we put the parka coats in the cupboard and everyone hit Primark to stock up as if they were off to Ibiza on their holidays. We had some lovely days out with the littles, family BBQs, walks around … Continue reading Keeping The Littles Cool During Heatwaves

Life of an Ambitious Turtle 🐢 Favourites | June 2018

Decided to jump on the bandwagon with a favourites series as I often get alot of questions on Instagram on where I got this or that and where we’ve ventured to lately. So welcome to the first installment of my monthly “Favourites” series… Fashion Now that both my littles are in school and nursery, I’m starting to get a bit of “me” back. Every Mum goes through the realisation after the first few years that you find yourself so neck deep in Motherhood before you know it, you’ve lost what made you – you. Before I became a Mum, I … Continue reading Life of an Ambitious Turtle 🐢 Favourites | June 2018

What We Got Upto | Easter Holidays

[THUMBNAIL: The girls bundled up feeding the ducks at the park] Every parent looks forward to the much anticipated (and well deserved!) rest from the mondane mandatory task of the school run! The guilt eats at us during term time as we feel we hardly see our littles and don’t always have to means to spoil them at the weekends. Yet somehow feel equally guilty turning the holidays/half-terms when we, like many British familys with the current economy, just don’t have the means to splurge on extortionate day trips to Alton Towers, Butlins or a weekend caravan holiday in Wales. … Continue reading What We Got Upto | Easter Holidays