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Happy Halloween!

  Wooohoooohooooooo (ghost sound). We’ve had a lot of Halloween fun over the half term (though with a couple of bouts of sickness and cancelled plans thrown in too). The Halloween costumes have been washed several times and we’ve had a lot of practice…

31st October 2016

Halloween at Audley End Miniature Railway

  After the lovely time we had at Audley End in the summer, we decided to go back for their Halloween event. No fairies or elves this time, they’ve gone for their winter break, or perhaps they’ve been chased away by the witches who…

26th October 2016
autumn in regent's park london

Our Autumn List

  When I asked Seren, my autumn equinox baby, what she was looking forward to about autumn, her reply was that she was excited that it was nearly Christmas! Woah, slow down there. Though, of course, I’m planning for Christmas but it’s a little…

2nd October 2016

Our Halloween Playlist

I’ve just updated our Spotify Halloween playlist, want to hear it? (You should be able to play it directly from the Spotify box below): The list in full is: Thriller – Michael Jackson  Halloween – theme tune from the film Ghostbusters – theme tune…

28th October 2015
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Halloween Facepainting Fun With Snazaroo

Halloween preparations are underway here, Seren has chosen her “red monster” outfit (Imogen will wear Seren’s old Halloween tutu), we went to the pumpkin patch at Willow’s Farm yesterday and Seren has asked to put some decorations up today. We’ve also been testing our Halloween Snazaroo…

27th October 2015
Adventures Memories

12 Things We’re Doing This Half Term

Whoop we made it through the first half term of Seren’s school career. She only started 5 weeks ago, and only goes for a few hours a day but we are all tired and ready for a break! Andy is taking a few days…

26th October 2015

Living Arrows 43/52

Living Arrows is the weekly portrait project run by which we take part in. It’s a lovely way of choosing my favourite photo or photos of the girls from the week before. We’ve been thinking ahead to Halloween this week. Seen wanted to dress up…

26th October 2015
Adventures Memories

7 Things To Do In October

1 Have a date night – we celebrate our wedding anniversary at the beginning of October and it’s prompted us to ship Imogen out to grandparents for the first time (with Seren, who is a sleepover veteran!) and have some much needed time just to…

2nd October 2015
Adventures Memories

The Ghost of Halloween at Lee Valley Park Farms

We headed up to Lee Valley Park Farms again last Sunday, this time with daddy in tow too. After our lovely visit in August, I snapped up discounted entry tickets via Littlebird thinking it would be good to go one weekend. But we’ve been very…

4th November 2014

Our Halloween | 2014

After a lacklustre Halloween last year due to early pregnancy (though we did get to see Imogen for the first time, my 12 week scan was on Halloween!) I was ready to celebrate this year. We had a few friends round for Halloween fun;…

1st November 2014

Ideas for a Pre-Schooler Halloween Party

Are you holding a Halloween party this year? Seren has invited a couple of friends round for a Halloween get together. I think we’ll keep it fairly fun and on the lighter side of Halloween with witches, bats, cats, spiders and pumpkins. I’ve been…

16th October 2014

Happy Halloween!

Gosh it’s been ghostly quiet around here < blows dust off keyboard and climbs through cobwebs>! But, Happy Halloween! We’ve just had our first ever trick or treaters, I think the kids are out late tonight as it’s half term. As for us, we…

31st October 2013