Packing Light – How to save money on your flight and make the most of your time on holiday!

For our 6 day Italy trip we opted to go with hand luggage only, which not only saved us forty pounds each for no hold baggage (saving of 160 sterling pounds in total for the 2 of us), but gave us extra time on our actual holiday as we didn’t need to stand in a huge queue to check our baggage in (we had checked in on line and had our boarding passes printed out) and there was no waiting around at the other end to pick up our suitcases from the carousel! It also made travelling around from city […]

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Adoption, opening up your hearts and homes to children who need a family.

Turning 33 recently, you would have thought that perhaps my biological clock would be tick tick ticking and loudly at that, but due to my severe lack of maternal instinct, it’s just not happening. I’ve always known that I didn’t want to have children of my own and through our nieces and nephews we’ve had our fill of baby time without the responsibility of having to look after a little person, we’re both just far too scatty to be put in charge of small children!  We can barely dog sit for a week without going crazy, I’m not good with […]

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