We haven’t been abroad for more than 5 years now. Part of it comes down to money, but most of it comes down to the fact that we just haven’t felt the need to fly off to other countries when we have such amazing places on our doorstep in the… View Post

Day 214 – A Sunday morning cuddle, not sure if Eliza was all that impressed. Day 215 – Happy face. Day 216 – Watching a lorry deliver big bags of gravel to a neighbours house. He would have stayed there all day if he could. Day 217 – 10 weeks… View Post

This week Gemma and Jacob have been on half term, and so we have been trying to cram in as much fun as possible! We have been on a few trips out as well as getting on with some activities at home, and it has been pretty successful – I… View Post

This weekend we headed to Exmouth – it has a glorious sandy beach and, just as importantly this weekend, a great view across the water to Dawlish. This weekend was the Dawlish Air Show, and we knew the kids would enjoy watching all the aeroplanes and helicopters, as well as… View Post

We are so, so lucky to live in the beautiful South West. Everyone knows about the great beaches, but there is really so much more to the South West than that. We are lucky to have all sorts of terrains, all sorts of views and colours, and spaces perfect for… View Post