The Recipe for the Perfect Picnic

We’ve had three consecutive days of sunshine in the North of England, and thus, I feel confident in proclaiming it to be officially SUMMER. You might think me hasty, but summer in the North might only last a week, so it’s entirely possible that we’re already halfway to autumn. Being… View Post

Fresher Living Food Wastage Challenge

So, here’s a scary fact: in the UK each week, we waste more than 100,000 tons of food each week. That’s even more horrifying when you think about the fact that 7 million families in the UK today are struggling to put food on the table. Research suggests that most of… View Post

What Happened When we got a GoHenry Visa Card for Kids

There’s a funny thing about having an only child – it’s ridiculously easy to spoil them. When you’ve only got one child asking for this book, or that app, or this sweater – well mostly, you end up saying yes. I’m conscious this approach isn’t teaching Flea anything about the value of… View Post

Essentials for a Family Road Trip

  With just eight weeks to go until the end of the school year, we’re officially on countdown to our annual summer road trip. This year should be exciting. We’re flying to Los Angeles and driving down the coast to San Diego. Then we’ll turn inland to see Palm Springs and the… View Post