Daydreaming of Tuscany

Italy is somewhere that first stole my heart back in 2012. I decided to visit this beautiful country on a whim when the kids were away with their grandparents and it did not disappoint. After staying in…

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Budget Summer Adventures For Teens | NCS

My girls are rapidly getting older and currently embarking on the journey into adulthood *gulp*. I’m also witnessing them both develop a wonderful work ethic and ambition along the way. Megan, my eldest girl, has…

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A Beach Break in Barcelona 

I finished writing this post on Wednesday, August 17 – one day before the horrors that unfolded on Las Ramblas. I intended to delete it but have decided to share our experiences of the beautiful…

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Family Fun with Treetop Trek, Manchester

A few weeks ago, my little family and I did something rather unusual. Instead of enjoying our standard Saturday morning lie in and leisurely breakfast in our pyjamas, we spent the morning climbing trees!  Heaton…

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Exploring New York City | Part Three

Read Part One and Part Two of our New York City adventure! Day Five After ending our fourth day in New York on a less than ideal note, we headed back to the City Clerk’s…

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