a field somewhere

Lego going green – Eco toys of the future

How completely overdue is this? I am thrilled to read that Lego are finally taking step to go green (announced recently on the Lego site). But why has it taken so long?

WIN tickets to Chilled in a Field Festival

WIN tickets to Chilled in a Field Festival

  For the last couple of years we’ve been trying to make it to this local festival in Sussex as we’ve heard brilliant things about it. Unfortunately, life has just got in the way so far, and this year we’ve…

A friend

I’ve just started on a little bit of a journey to become less stressed and more mindful. Although I really enjoy life, and consider myself very lucky, I often find I’m in the bottom of a hole feeling cross, frustrated and…

And relax… Elderflower Fields 2015 review

And relax… Elderflower Fields 2015 review

8 months is a long time. I thought the first festival of 2015 would never come. After an absolutely amazing weekend at Shambala all those months ago I’ve been counting the days till we could be in a fields somewhere…

The Real Junk Food Project Brighton

The Real Junk Food Project Brighton

How much food do you throw away? Almost half the food the world produces (that’s 2bn tonnes) is wasted every year, yet there are 842 million hungry people in the world. Crazy.

WIN a divinely decadent food hamper

WIN a divinely decadent food hamper

Yum yum. We’ve just returned from our second camping trip this year. Turned out to be a rather wet weekend watching the rain run down the windows, but there was still fun to be found. Just as we were packing to…

People Power Change – a bit of a rant

People Power Change – a bit of a rant

Last night I attended a Brighton Pavilion candidate political debate organised by 38 Degrees. Now I am not about to start preaching about who you should or shouldn’t vote for, but I am still going to have a rant.

The Tooth Fairy

The Tooth Fairy

Dear the Tooth Fairy… So what exactly does she do with the teeth?

Post 40 detox (the Merrydown Cider part)

Post 40 detox (the Merrydown Cider part)

I’ve hit it hard recently. I turned 40 at the start of the year and we don’t seem to have stopped celebrating. Every weekend there has been another excuse to party, another birthday, a family gathering or get together with friends.…

WIN tickets to Funk The Family Festival

WIN tickets to Funk The Family Festival

OK, perhaps 7 festivals last year was greedy, but we just can’t get enough of lazing in a field somewhere on a sunny afternoon. Some brilliant music, cold cider in hand, surrounded but smiley happy people while the kids play.…