Family Moments

Organising Chaos (well trying to……)

One question I’m asked a lot is, “How on earth do you keep on top of it all?”. Even with 5 children, we rarely ever forget anything important and are seldom late, so what’s the secret? Well the simple answer is…..organisation. I’ve always been a pretty organised person, but as a Mum of 5 kids… Continue reading Organising Chaos (well trying to……)

Seasonal

Celebrating New Year When You’ve Got Kids

How do you celebrate the New Year when you have kids? We’ve never really been ones for going out much and since having our eldest child 17 years ago, it’s not something that’s really crossed our minds. While the oldest children were tiny, New Year for us generally consisted of trying to stay awake until… Continue reading Celebrating New Year When You’ve Got Kids

Reviews · Seasonal

Hosting Christmas Our Way with Tesco

Tesco asked us to try out some of their Christmas Party Food range as part of The Orchard’s, Host Christmas Your Way campaign. As we already had plans to host part of the family for Boxing Day this year, we thought that would be a perfect time to try out some of the delicious-sounding Christmas desserts.… Continue reading Hosting Christmas Our Way with Tesco