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Making the most of the warmer weather, albeit rather wet!

Making the most of the warmer weather, albeit rather wet!

The warmer weather is here, it seemed to take it's time, but it did arrive with a bang last week. What a difference a week can make though? This week has been full of rain, showers most days, monsoons on others. This is what I love about this Country though, the diversity and the fact my boot has to have wellies, rain coat, umbrella, woolly hat and my flip flops - all just in case! It was fun getting out with the kiddies this week, despite the rain, we embraced it and it was quite a lot of fun. VIEW the POST

Millets take the lead whatever the weather #milletsdogs

Millets take the lead whatever the weather #milletsdogs

Millets are helping us dog owners this Winter with a fabulous take the lead campaign on their website. They have everything from waterproof jackets for the owners, to leads for walking your little pooches. We celebrated by taking our doggies out for a nice Autumn walk and preparing for the cold Winter months.  VIEW the POST

Preparing for that Great British Summer weather

Gardening, outdoor adventures, Summer BBQ’s and school runs that could be hot or wet, or both! It’s that time of year where you have to prepare for the Great British Summer weather. I get to about this point every year where I have a mini check-list of things I do and I thought it would be useful to share it. Whether you are spending the day inside or outside, there is a handy tip below for you:

One day at a time: How to acclimatize your kids to summer camp

One day at a time: How to acclimatize your kids to summer camp

Summer camp can be an important part of your child’s personal development. While the facilities and activities at the camp are important, that’s not all it’s about. It’s about teaching your child to be self-reliant. It’s also giving them the opportunity to make some of their best friends in life. Many parents will send a child to day camp first before opting for the overnight camping experience. Here are some tips for organizing and planning each day for your child.VIEW the POST

7 glorious ways to put the spring back into your step this season

7 glorious ways to put the spring back into your step this season

Spring is such a beautiful time - in fact, I think it might even be my favourite time of the year. There’s a special kind of aroma and feel in the air; the trees are starting to get new leaves, the flowers are starting to bloom - and all around you, people just seem to have that little bit of a spring in their step! I always look forward to spring, especially because spring heralds the time when I can get my bike out of storage and start pedalling to work again. The warmer days are such a treat, and I always get to work in the best mood when I ride. I want to share with you all top seven ways to put a spring in your step so that you make the most of this beautiful time of year. These tips are brought to you by the perpetual ...