December Plans 

So it’s that time of the month again and that means I am looking ahead to the plans for next month and what a jam packed month it is…     Forever Gorgeous Advent Open Evening – 30th November  Ok, I know, technically it’s not December but it’s one day out so I’m keeping it in. I have been looking forward to this for the past few weeks. I love beauty...

Bournemouth Christmas Market 

So, Christmas isn’t officially in town until the Christmas market comes along. Thankfully, it’s now here and making Bournemouth town centre look all festive for shopping trips.     Although I’ve finished my Christmas shopping, I’m never one to turn down a trip into town so when my mum said she needed some bits, Cameron and I went along. In the end I actually bought a dress for a Christmas party...

Cameron’s Very First Parents’ Evening 

So tonight was Cameron’s first parents’ evening since starting reception back in September. As I’ve not been at the school as much as some parents it was a really good chance to be able to talk with his teacher about how he has been doing in class.     My mum and I are quite concerned that Cameron might have Aspergers as he has a lot of the signs. This was...

Why I’m Planning Our Next Disney Trip 

Since Disneyland Paris infamously shut its gates last Saturday as part of the three day mourning for Paris, I’ve seen so many people commenting on their Facebook page saying they were too scared to go on their planned trips there, and they would be cancelling. Those who are still planning on going are saying how worried they are for their trip.  This saddens me. We were in Disneyland on Friday...

Carly Turns 3 

I feel like I’ve been telling people Carly’s almost or nearly three for ages now. She has a brilliant vocabulary for her age and such a strong character. Everyone always says how hilarious she is, especially at nursery where she is apparently the boss, despite being one of the younger children there.     As Carly had been with me in Paris for the weekend (where we were originally spending 3...

Thoughts and Prayers from Disneyland Paris 

I was originally planning this post to be written on my return to the UK following a lovely family weekend in Disneyland Paris including at least half a dozen selfies by our favourite rides. Instead, I am currently in our hotel room, just outside of Disneyland, approximately 40 minutes from central Paris where we have been most of today following the terror attacks in Paris last night.  To say we...