November 15, 2019

[Collaborative post]

Every family needs a car that they can rely on each and every day whether this is for the school run, going shopping, taking the kids to their friend’s house or visiting family. This means that when choosing a family car you need to take your time t...

October 18, 2019

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Well, for us of an evening, staying in has been the new going out for a very long time. I kind of like the comfort of being indoors, curling up on the sofa with a good film or TV series.

With our love of a good film or a box set we thought about look...

August 19, 2019

[Ad - collaboration - the spending money for our day out was gifted by, but all views are my own]

Oh Covent Garden, I have loved you for so long. I have been visiting since my teens, when myself and my friend used to buy a travel card and jump on the train an...

July 30, 2019

One of the hardest parts about living in a block of flats is not having a garden of our own. I have lived in flats now since I was 12 - but I do miss not being able to open a door and just be able to sit outside. We were on the list for an allotment for a few years, wh...

May 29, 2019

* I am one of the team of volunteer photographers therefore I get free tickets - but I love sharing our experience - plus it's 100% honest *

So, last weekend went by in the blink of an eye! It already feels like a blur - this was our fourth year at Elderflower Fields fe...

January 11, 2019

Having two young Anime buffs in our house, we thought we would share our top 10 Anime films which are (mostly) family friendly.

Our family love a film night, but when that night includes anime then it ticks all the boxes for us, magic, mystery, intrigue, fantasy, morali...

December 27, 2018

And it's all over for another year. Another whirlwind Christmas done in the blink of an eye - even more low-key than usual this year.

I'm not gonna lie, I have wonderful intentions every year, in my mind I will start shopping and wrapping early, insuring that everyone g...

November 19, 2018

If you love the outdoors, you are a bit of an adrenaline junkie, and you want to start passing these traits onto your brood sooner rather than later, then the chances are you aren’t the typical package holiday sort of family. Rather than hopping on a plane and sunning...

November 12, 2018

I have almost completed my journey, covering the rest of my family history. Now to my paternal grandfather's side. You'd think, growing up with a surname like Martyniuk, I might have some exotic tale to tell?! I spent a lot of time correcting people on the pronunciatio...

October 31, 2018

As I've mentioned in my previous post. I've spent many, many late nights researching my family history. I started 10 years ago and quickly got sucked in. I do wish I had asked more questions when relatives were still alive as there are many gaps. We have DNA results du...

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Kippers and Curtains

Our first trip to MCM Comic Con, London

October 30, 2019

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I'm Sarah - welcome to my blog. We are a family of 5 who can often be found foraging in the woods or camping at a festival. I love boho style and taking pictures.......



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