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Giggling Squid Windsor – Review

I had the pleasure of dining at the Giggling Squid in Windsor recently, with a lovely view looking out directly onto Windsor Castle.  The Thai food restaurant opened in Windsor in July 2018 and is one of the latest…

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Summer 2018: Our Bucket List

This summer bring’s a family first for us, our first school summer holiday.  Jack has finished his first full term at pre-school, and we are already speeding through the holidays.  Before Jack broke up from school, I wrote down…

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Disney Cars 3 ~ Toys from Debenhams

I was delighted to receive an email from Debenhams recently, inviting the boys to choose some toys from their Disney Cars toy range.  Debenhams has a great selection of toys that can be ordered online or purchased in store and…

MAD Beauty Christmas Range - My Favourites - The Love of a Captain Blog

MAD Beauty Christmas Range – My Favourites

Christmas gifts don’t come more pretty, sparkly and festive than the Christmas beauty range over at MAD Beauty.  If you are looking for some gift inspiration for the beauty queen in your life, then feast your eyes on my favourite…

Newbury Soup Kitchen - Supporting the Homeless - The Love of a Captain Blog

Newbury Soup Kitchen – Supporting the Homeless

The Newbury Soup Kitchen is a voluntary organisation providing help and support to the Newbury homeless community and those less fortunate than others.  Having stumbled across their organisation a couple of times on Social Media, and because of the current…

Advent Calendars for all the Family 2017 - The Love of a Captain blog

Advent Calendars for all the Family

Advent calendars are not just about 24 squares of chocolate these days.  Christmas 2017 sees advent calendars aplenty for all the family.  Something festive for everyone – makeup, food, toys, rum and even…

Our Wedding Day: The Ceremony - The Love of a Captain blog

Our Wedding Day: The Ceremony

In this latest ‘Our Wedding Day’ series blog post, I’m sharing all about our wedding ceremony.  Without a doubt, it was the most special part of the whole day.  …

Adventure on the new River Rapids Bus Service - The Love of a Captain Blog

Adventure on the new River Rapids Bus Service

Growing up in London and without a family car, meant routinely travelling by bus.  We were forever jumping on the backend of a Routemaster to get to school, to visit family, to shop and for family days out.…

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…

Our October Roundup - 5 Things I Loved

Our October Roundup ~ 5 Things I Loved

October has been a super fun and busy month for us.  We’ve been lucky enough to enjoy some brilliant family days out and have met some of our favourite TV characters too.…