We were delighted to be invited to attend a regional family event at McDonald’s. We visited the Basingstoke branch to explore how the team are encouraging family fun with events and activities. Upstairs in the restaurant is a dedicated play area which is bright and colourful. What I loved most is the Perspex screens […]
My very own website!!! Yikes!
Sanctimonious vegan snobbery undermines the ethos of the cause
The Vegan Society defines veganism as ‘a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose’. Being vegan does not make you a good person. Yet there is a distinct air of superiority exuded […]
McDonald’s makes my little ones Happy Readers!
As a bookworm myself, I was shocked by the statistic in 2011 that almost a third of children do not own a book, however having worked in schools I believe it to be accurate 🙁 My own eldest, Matthew, had a number of books before he was even born and I read to him every […]
Yesterday was a big day…
So yesterday was a big day: Anya’s fifth birthday but also her first full day of school. A big day for her but also a big day for me. Matthew’s birthday (and mine) are both in May half term so I have always had the children with me for their birthdays, but today was different […]
My first blogiversary!
OMG my blog is 1 today! I don’t know where the time has gone since I wrote my first post! My blog is completely different now to how it was then. I admit I had absolutely no idea what I was doing. I’m not sure I’d ever even read another blog post when I […]