We are midway through the summer holidays (we are midway aren’t we??) and, not going to lie, it’s probably one of the easier 7 week breaks we’ve had. The teenager is hardly here, and, if she is, she only leaves her room for food and drink supplies. The boy is at an age now where he can entertain himself if he need/wants to (or I need or want him to!) but he’s also very happy spending time with me, so we’ve had a few really…

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On Thursday we were invited along to Legoland to watch the new Lego Scooby-Doo movie, Blowout Beach Bash with some of my favourite bloggers, Katy from Modern Mummy and Carolynne from Mummy Endeavours. Charlie loves a Lego movie, the bloke was away on a long business trip and Holly was at a friends for a few days, so the boy and I were excited to have a Mama/Son date.  We arrived at Legoland (without getting lost I’d like to add) and made our way to…

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Now we are seasoned festival goers (cough cough) you can expect a lot more festival talk on Life Daily. Well, a little bit more this year and then a whole load next year. I’m determined to get camping right one year! Third year lucky maybe?  So, come September, when everyone is back to school, and, no doubt the sun will be shining, On Blackheath Festival will be in full swing on the 9th and 10th, and, we will be there!  Featuring acts like the Fun…

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First rising to popularity in the 1960s the shaggy rug used to be a staple piece of any home. Since then however, it eventually stopped showing up in as many homes for fear of dating a property. Over the years, shaggy rugs have been making a big comeback with a more tasteful, modern look taking the interiors world by storm. The name ‘shaggy’ refers to the longer pile length of the threads. This is what gives it its comfy and textured aesthetic. It can transform…

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If you’re anything like me, I bet, right now, you’re squinting while you read this. No? Lies. I don’t need to wear glasses unless my eyes are really tired but I squint all the damn time. Sunlight, TV, phone, you name it, if I’m concentrating, I’m squinting. Which has given me (cough, nothing to do with age you see) extra lines around the eyes. Coupled with very pale, thin skin (don’t I sound attractive!) meaning my dark circles are almost panda like – it’s not…

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