**This is a sponsored post**It's that time of year again when switching on the heating is inevitable to stave off the chilly weather outside. Unfortunately it's also the time of year when perhaps your finances aren't quite as healthy as you'd like in the post-Christmas fallout, but fear not there are plenty of simple ways… Continue reading 10 Ways To Save Money On Your Heating Bill This Winter
Anticipated Reads For Autumn & Winter 2019
I've always been an avid reader and if you are a regular reader of my blog then you'll know they are something which feature heavily. However, over the Summer months my thirst for reading has increased ten-fold and I have been devouring books at a rate of knots! I put this increase in part down… Continue reading Anticipated Reads For Autumn & Winter 2019
Winter Fun With Weekend Box
Parent's will know that during the Winter months when the weather is undoubtedly abysmal, entertaining the kids during the weekend can be somewhat of a challenge. Unable and quite possibly unwilling to get outdoors it can be difficult to find something to keep them busy that doesn't involve staring at a screen for prolonged periods… Continue reading Winter Fun With Weekend Box
The Santa Express at Hayes Garden World
Last year, I published a post all about the Winter Wonderland created at Hayes Garden World, based here in Cumbria. It had been many years since we had visited, and it made such a lasting impression that we vowed to return this year. We decided to go the whole hog this time though and booked… Continue reading The Santa Express at Hayes Garden World
Blog Tour: Snowed In At The Little Duck Pond Cafe By Rosie Green
I genuinely can't believe how close the festive season is, it just seems to have crept up on me this year! This time of year I love nothing more than curling up with a good book, however it's always such a busy time for me that sometimes I do struggle to read a much as… Continue reading Blog Tour: Snowed In At The Little Duck Pond Cafe By Rosie Green
A Christmas Tail with a twist!
Two of my greatest passions in life are books and Christmas so when Miriam Payne offered to send me a copy of her new book A Greyt Christmas Tail which combines the two I didn’t hesitate to agree. Having worked as a journalist for 15 years Miriam then made a career move into PR but… Continue reading A Christmas Tail with a twist!
Nothing beats Winter !
I’m often greeted by a sharp intake of breath followed by utter disbelief when I say to people that I’m not a fan of Summer and that my favourite season is Winter. As a person whose body temperature seems to have set itself to hot even on the coldest of days I just can’t think… Continue reading Nothing beats Winter !
Gorgeous handmade hat’s by Rosebea
It’s that time of year again when it’s clear that we have to say goodbye to the summer and stock up on those essentials to see us through the autumn and winter. Living in Cumbria means a warm, snuggly hat is always a must as we head into the colder months and whilst browsing online… Continue reading Gorgeous handmade hat’s by Rosebea
Our Top 5 Children’s Winter Read’s
Winter is my favourite time of the year, cold frosty weather, snow, dark nights and of course Christmas- I LOVE them all! My other huge passion is reading and this is something I have always actively encouraged my children to enjoy and participate in, so I thought why not combine the two and share with… Continue reading Our Top 5 Children’s Winter Read’s