Being pregnant for the first time is a step into the unknown. Here are my top tips for keeping calm and managing your first pregnancy.
Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson is every UK visitor's dream read - a funny and insightful account of one man's journey to the corners of Great Britain.
Here’s another review to go alongside my Books and Tea reading challenge. I picked Altar of Eden as my Why Haven’t I Read This Yet? title, as I got it from a quirky bookshop on a day trip to Canterbury.…
Going back to school can be uncomfortable for many children, let alone after a pandemic. Read this to prepare yours for September 2020.
Summer temperatures in the UK have been steadily rising, and August 2020 has been sweltering. Here's how you can survive the next heatwave.
While on a week’s trip to Pembrokeshire, Dan and I made a reservation to eat at HARBWR in Saundersfoot. I was enticed by the hanging flower boxes and terrace out the front of the restaurant, and thought it might be…
If you're like me, you find that you've forgotten something important when it's too late. I've compiled the perfect list of items you need to make sure you pack in your bag for a summer day out.
Not so long ago, Ted and I experienced our fourth unpleasant experience with a big dog breed and its owner in just three months. In short, a German shepherd off the lead completely invaded Ted’s space, and its owner did…
Literature isn't just written by stuffy, old, white men. Some of the greatest novels ever written are by BAME authors, and should be on all our bookshelves if we want to promote a more equal society.
When we bought our fish tank, I was a total novice in keeping tropical fish. I'm still no expert, but here are the things I wish I had known first.