{ The Ordinary Moments 14 } #38

On this ordinary Sunday morning the sky was overcast, the air was as cold as I think its been so far this autumn and it was just a typical day to snuggle somewhere on a sofa. But no, we decided it was…


I'm Steph

A lifestyle blogger with a passion for my family, our home & the travels and adventures we share together.

On here, you'll generally find me whittling on about my home style, our day trips & travels and the general daily mayhem of raising two little girls! Oh, and obviously anything that's caught my eye in the shops recently, too!



Blogging: The Good, The Bad and The Downright Ugly!

(Ok – so far I’ve not really found anything bad, but if I do, I promise to update this post and report back immediately!) Ok, so let’s start with… The Good Back in December of last year, there is no…

Family Frolics – August 2014

It’s been a wee while since I’ve dedicated a post purely to what we’ve been up to as a little family lately, so I thought it was high time for another. Another lttle glimpse into the life of midlife mummy!

When optimism turns to embarrassment!!!

This was the cry, (well, my Tweet) for help I posted yesterday……..     No – nobody responded and I felt very alone and scared. Well, actually, I was laughing….lots. But with that edge of panic to it also! It would be embarrassing…


M is for….. Mummy

My Mummy! It far too often goes unsaid, but I love my mum with all my heart! And far too often I take her for granted too.

Things that go bump in the night

You’re on your own in the house, its dark outside, with a flickering streetlight and the wind howling through the trees. You know your husband’s not due to return home for another couple of hours. You’re sat watching TV quite…

What I am doing now – A meme

Well, as I found out last night it appears that the super duper You Baby Me Mummy  has tagged me in the ‘What I’m doing now’ meme. I sort of had to look up quickly what a ‘meme’ was – and…

Alphabet Project – I is for illegal!!

Ok, ok – I told a bit of a porkie pie – so it wasn’t technically  illegal as we bought the ticket on H’s behalf at the horse races but it was Little H who picked the horse, so without…

H is for Hands!!

Brown hands to be exact!! The letter H could not have been more fitting for my first time linking up with PODcast Dove and the amazing Alphabet Project #alphabetproject This is a picture of me yesterday! I’d been rummaging madly…

If you go down to the woods today….

  So, after my rather disastrous Saturday (read here how I had just had enough and needed to send the whole family off for a couple of hours peace!), things seemed to perk up a bit on the Sunday morning.

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