Pump o’r Penwythnos

There’s a lot to be said about a night away in a caravan beside the seaside.  The memories that come flooding back from years ago…the sights {the beach and the seagulls sitting atop every caravan}, the sounds {screams from the fair}, the smells {still not sure what that smell is actually…}…the excited feeling of finally […]

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{Review} The Forbicy JACPACK

This is a post for those of you who like to head out for the day, carrying the minimal but also prepared for the worst…good old rain, and in the words of my favourite comedian, Peter Kay, “that fine rain that soaks you through!”.  It’s more for the bikers but can be used by anyone […]

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Life is…

  Life.  It’s whizzing past so fast right now and I can’t believe Alf turned 11 last month and Robb will be 16 in August!  Which only means one thing…a new school and the long wait for GCSE results. Life is also a new job for me!  {And all the nerves/excitement/anticipation that comes with it}…the […]

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Postcards from Poland

The other week, Paul and I were invited to a Wedding in Poland.  Having never been there before {because you have to get on a plane}, I was very excited, wasn’t too sure what to expect of Poland and a little bit nervous {because you have to get on  a plane…}.  Poland was everything and […]

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Pump o’r Penwythnos

{Five from the Weekend} 1 :: Alfie’s HOOOOOOME!!… …not only is he home from his school activity trip, but he also brought home some new attitude too.  Nice of him.  Home full of stories though…and a new love…no, hang on I wouldn’t quite say love for horses, but I think he sat on one which […]

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“Is This Real Life?!…”

OR “No, it’s not a hen do…more like a midlife crisis…!” was the other title I was thinking of going with.  Because we said that a few times whilst holidaying in Benidorm too.  But “Is this real life?!“…yeah, that was me.  As we were all sat there on the beach that first morning, a cheeky […]

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