Easter Baking Ideas

Following the well received Valentines Day Baking Ideas blog post we did last month, we thought it would be a good idea to do the same for Easter! Jump to the Easter Macarons Recipe Jump to the Creme Egg Blonde Recipe Jump to the White Chocolate Easter Egg Cheesecake Recipe Jump to the Hot CrossContinue reading “Easter Baking Ideas”

Yoto Player Review

A few weeks ago we received the Yoto Player, a children’s audio book speaker. It is described as being a smart player because it has additional features when compared to other audio speakers on the market. The Yoto plays stories, music, educational activities and has a clock too. It also has a sleep trainer andContinue reading “Yoto Player Review”

Santa Train, North Norfolk Railway

Today we went on a magic train journey courtesy of the North Norfolk Railway! The Santa Train is a similar take on the Polar Express, something that Ita absolutely loves. Our journey started at Sheringham Station where we were greeted by the ticket conductor who informed us of our carriage number and we boarded ourContinue reading “Santa Train, North Norfolk Railway”

Mystical Afternoon Tea at Taj 51 (Review)

Last week we were invited to the beautiful Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residence to enjoy their Mystical Afternoon Tea. The Taj 51 is a beautiful 5 star hotel that sits in Victoria and we had heard so many lovely reviews of their Alice in Wonderland Tea, so we were really looking forward toContinue reading “Mystical Afternoon Tea at Taj 51 (Review)”

Festive Afternoon Tea in London

This was by far one of the most requested blog topics I think I have ever had. Happily, this is a topic I know lots about and really enjoy too! Over the years we have tried lots of different afternoon teas and I honestly believe that if you visit London, then afternoon tea is essential!Continue reading “Festive Afternoon Tea in London”

The Marriott Regents Park Hotel Staycation (With Elmer the Patchwork Elephant)

Press Visit It’s no secret that this year has scuppered our travel plans. We were really fortunate to have gone to Dubai in January but our dream holiday to Disneyworld was cancelled and our ‘make up for it’ trip to Disneyland Paris was also vetoed. The thing about holidays and breaks away is that theyContinue reading “The Marriott Regents Park Hotel Staycation (With Elmer the Patchwork Elephant)”

Halloween Festival, Marsh Farm Essex

(Press Trip) We have just returned home from a brilliant day at Marsh Farm and all I want to do it talk about it! As always, the theme is eccentric and detailed and we had such a ghoulishly fun day. At the moment, you can buy tickets to either the pumpkin patch or the halloweenContinue reading “Halloween Festival, Marsh Farm Essex”

Winnifred Sanderson (Hocus Pocus) DIY Costume

After posting this photo of Ita as Winnifred Sanderson from Hocus Pocus, I was blown away by the response. Mostly because we all know Ita isn’t the biggest Halloween fan, so this was the only character she wanted to be… and because buying this costume in the UK is completely unattainable, I put this togetherContinue reading “Winnifred Sanderson (Hocus Pocus) DIY Costume”

Peppa Pig Afternoon Tea, Brigit’s Bakery London

Yesterday was a day we won’t forget in a hurry! That’s because yesterday was the day we boarded an old route-master, decked out in Peppa Pig galore, and ate cakes and treats as we were driven around some of the most famous landmarks in London including Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, HydeContinue reading “Peppa Pig Afternoon Tea, Brigit’s Bakery London”