Last night I sat watching DIY SOS. Every one of the families who are helped by the team, have to face incredibly difficult and sad situations. The lady on the programme last night was a mum of 4 children with kidney disease. The changes the DIY SOS team made to her home, were, at least, … More SOS
The sky outside is looking rather grey, so I thought I would journey back to the blue skies we have had the honour to visit this summer. First stop is the Bellis Deluxe Hotel in Belek, Turkey. We visited Turkey at the end of May. The circumstances surrounding this holiday were very difficult. Initially our brief 4 night … More Short break at Bellis Deluxe Hotel in Belek, Turkey
When thinking of holiday destinations with little ones, Monaco probably isn’t a destination high on the list of family friendly places. I think if Keith and I hadn’t been previously, we wouldn’t have been as confident about taking Little J with us. We booked to stay in the Fairmont Hotel, Monte Carlo through the British … More Monaco with a mini one – staying at Fairmont hotel
On our four night stay in Monte Carlo, there was one place I was most looking forward to eating at – Cafe de Paris. In 2007, on my first ever visit to the Monaco Grand Prix, my darling husband took me to Cafe de Paris. It was wonderful! We sat on the terrace and enjoyed … More Cafe de disappointment in Monte Carlo!
Whether it is just me getting old or work (and running) has taken over my life, but leisure time is becoming more precious to me – holidays even more so. I think it’s why I was so excited about our holiday to Coombe Mill. Keith went to Russia for a friends wedding a few days … More Magical family holiday at Coombe Mill, Cornwall – Staying on the Farm