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Natural ways to overcome Mental Illness

Regular readers will know that I suffer with Postnatal Depression and Anxiety.  Only recently I commented on how good I have been feeling and then, lo and behold, my mental health hits a new low.  Just out-of-the-blue, and for no…

Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park

Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park

Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire.  It has been voted as the No.1 UK theme park by TripAdvisor, Mumsnet and Which readers – for an unforgettable family…

Day Out With Thomas ~ The Watercress Line

We have two huge Thomas the Tank Engine fans in our house, and so when we heard about Thomas coming to The Watercress Line, we just had to surprise them.  We had been recommended to The Watercress Line by…

London Duck Tours - A review by The Love of a Captain blog

London Duck Tours – Tours by road and river!

A London Duck Tour brings fun for everyone and is more than the typical road based tour of London!  With a mix of road and river, everyone can enjoy a comprehensive tour of landmark highlights with a fun-filled cruise…

Review: Lavender and Stone Beauty Rooms

Review: Lavender and Stone Beauty Rooms

Lavender and Stone has four beauty salons in Bushey Heath, Harpenden, Beaconsfield and Bourne End.  The company is run by Managing Director Anna Nickless, and is growing rapidly.  More salons are planned within the Home Counties.…

Review and Competition: TOMY Aquadoodle Mat

Jack enjoys colouring but as you’d expect from a toddler, whilst it brings plenty of fun, it can be a messy affair.  Recently, he also took to drawing over the magnolia walls in the living room with crayons.  Thankfully, we…

Review and Competition: Little Tikes Toys

Jack and Hudson were recently invited to try some Little Tikes toys from the New Baby and Light ‘N’ Go ranges.  Jack was very excited to open the box as we had no idea what surprises were in store…

Childrens books

Books we read in October

I always encourage Jack to choose which book he would like to read with me and generally he will opt for any that have bold and colourful pictures.  This month, we’ve been focusing on animals and have been having…

Review: LeapFrog Toys

Christmas came early for Jack this year, when he was invited to try some of the new ‘learning through play’ toys available from LeapFrog.…

When Jack met Thomas at Drayton Manor

Last weekend, we took Jack on a surprise trip to Drayton Manor’s Thomas Land.  He absolutely loves anything to do with Thomas and Friends, so we just knew that we would be in for a day to remember.…