All posts by anywaytostayathome

A Little Bit of Self Care

I have got to be kinder to myself, I have got to be easier on myself, I have got to look after myself. So I have been careful recently to not put so much pressure on and to make sure I create downtime and I partake in a little of self care. It has started with actually using some of the wonderful things I got for Mother’s Day.

Continue reading A Little Bit of Self Care

Shrek’s Adventure! London – Review

Over the Easter Holidays we had a lovely mini break in London. It was fab to have a really good explore and a lovely way for me to relax after all the goings on at home! We only had one real plan for our break and that was a trip to Shrek’s Adventure.

Shrek's Adventure! London

We had visited Shrek once before over Christmas and had a wonderful time. On one hand I was very excited to be returning, on the other I was worried that as we had visited once and it was no longer a surprise, that it might not be as good a second time round.

Continue reading Shrek’s Adventure! London – Review

Fun in London with Greater Anglia

As you all know the Easter break was a bit of a mixed bag for me, swapping form fun days out with the kid to funerals. What kept me going was the knowledge that we had a mini break in London booked, a stress free break with no driving and lots of fun.

Continue reading Fun in London with Greater Anglia

Feeling Calm #156

For my birthday a couple of years ago I was given a great book ‘Calm’ and a journal from my friends. To help me find some calm in my life and to de-stress a little. I have been writing in my journal everyday since and on Wednesday’s (or late on a Tuesday) I go through the daily highlights I’ve written down and pick out my 10 favourites.

I’ve had a nice week and have been able to enjoy the last week of the Easter Holidays with the kid. We’ve all had some time off and were able to do some lovely family things and make the most of the good weather.

Here are my top ten moments from the last week:

Continue reading Feeling Calm #156

This Plus That Equals…. Easter Holidays

This plus that equals…. Easter Holidays

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about back how we spent our Easter Break. Not that I’m sat on the sofa waiting for him to finish school, no, not at all.

Continue reading This Plus That Equals…. Easter Holidays

Zuru Smasher Series 3 – Dino

Well it’s here, the last day of the school holidays. I hope everyone had a fabulous Easter and enjoyed the break. We certainly did and the weather was fabulous. Over the holidays L was sent a fabulous selection of the latest Smashers from Zuru. The Series 3 Smashers are all Dino themed and with plenty of eggs to smash, they were the perfect Easter toy!

Continue reading Zuru Smasher Series 3 – Dino