Rosie and I took the kids (all eight of them!) to Leeds Castle in Kent during half term. It was our first proper visit (we went along one, cold evening four years ago to watch Frozen on the castle lawn). I absolutely love a mooch around a Castle or historical house and I love taking … Continue reading Leeds Castle
If you live in the South East and have not heard of Tulleys Farm and their Shocktoberfest you must be living under a rock. I last went three years ago and have heard through the grapevine it has only got better. I could not wait to take the kids this half term. As usual, nothing … Continue reading Tulley Farm – Pumpkin and Spookfest
I have been visiting Godstone farm since I was Georges age. Over the years it has just got better and better, whilst keeping hold of it orginal charm that makes me so nostalgic. So last week, I made the brave decision to take ALL my children for a visit. Even though we live on a … Continue reading Our day at Godstone Farm
This weekend we brought nine beautiful oinkers home to the farm. It's always fun when we have new animals arrive at the farm. Most of the fun is watching mike attempt to heard them to where they are suppose to be. Mind you, he is much more 'adam Henson' about it now. He … Continue reading Our new Pigs
When we moved to the farm three years ago It was a wreck. Mike had just finished the refurbishment at our old home and just as we were starting to enjoy it he asked if we could go and view this 'bit of land with a house' he had seen. It was a complete dump! … Continue reading New Kitchen
Looks like Chicken Pox is doing the rounds again 🤒 I have to share an amazing medicine that relieved my boys and ended their misery.. My four older children have all had 'the pox' and one caught it off another. First Charlie (very mild and over in no time), Libby was the last to get … Continue reading Chicken Pox help
I am really lucky when it comes to my relationship with Mike. Being self employed he is at home alot of the time. This would drive most wives to murder! But, as it happens, I quite like it! He often joins me for a coffee with the girls in the morning, listens to … Continue reading Petworth and The Three Crowns, Wisborough Green
2016 has been an exciting year for me. My new addition, George has given me his first giggles, crawled, taken his first steps and become a fully fledged toddler. I watch my beautiful sister in law get married on one of the best holidays I've ever had. I spent a fantastic weekend in Dublin … Continue reading Happy New Years……Resolutions?
Deck the halls! We have had a really special, festive weekend full of friends, wine, mince pies, sausage rolls, tinsel, The Pogues and Santa Claus! Back in November I looked into which Santa to take the kids to visit. I looked into local garden centres, National trust venues and shopping centres. I … Continue reading Saint Nick popped in for a cuppa!
So here I am, 34, mum of five and pregnant again with number six. When I found out I was pregnant my first concern was not ' how will I cope!? ' ' do we have enough space? ' ' will we afford it? ' My main worry was ' what will people say!? … Continue reading Modern Mum of five….. Soon to be six