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A Visit to Daylesford Organic Farm

When staying at The Wild Rabbit, it really is a must to go and visit Daylesford Organic Farm! Both are owned by the Bamford family and situated only about a five minute drive apart or a leisurely 25 minute walk. It’s impossible not to be tempted anyway as our cottage (called Dove after the local… Read more »

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The Wild Rabbit: A Modern British Inn in The Cotswolds that’s Perfect for All the Family

Since becoming a mum, my first thoughts when choosing a hotel are ‘will Oscar like it…?’ … my second thoughts are ‘will I like it and can I blog about it?’  Priorities… When I first heard about The Wild Rabbit – part of the Daylesford Estate –  I thought Oscar would definitely like it there…. Read more »

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Oscar’s 2nd Birthday

Last year birthday parties were a no go… but we still had the best time enjoying a small party in Oscar’s grandparent’s garden with just close family. This year I was determined to have a party for him and booked one on the day of his actual birthday – 18th July. It was no surprise… Read more »

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Where Can I Travel Now With The Family

Sponsored post with Original Travel  I want to go on holiday. I would soooo love to. But I’m really confused about the government guidelines and where I can and can’t go at the moment and whether I need to isolate afterwards. Even as I read the rules on the government website, my brain starts to… Read more »

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Celebrity-spotting at Beaverbrook, A Luxury Hotel in the Surrey Hills

I stood holding Oscar in the beautiful lobby of the distinguished Beaverbrook Hotel in the Surrey Hills waiting for Mr S to park the car… when suddenly BLEURGH…. Oscar was sick all over himself, me, the floor, my handbag everywhere… and the poor little thing was shaking with stress. I know my blog posts don’t… Read more »

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My Home Refurbishment Before Photos

Over a year in lockdown and not being able travel has led me to having a new passion … interiors and home renovations! I don’t think I’m alone in this, ‘interiors Instagram’ has opened up a whole new world to me and I’m obsessed. Actually this interest started long before lockdown…let’s start from the beginning…. Read more »

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A Bucket List Trip to Coworth Park with the Kids

Travel is back! It may be just domestic travel but that’s ok by me! With the knowledge that there would be a boom in popularity of UK staycations, we decided to get a few things in the family diary before everything got booked up. The first was a revisit to Coworth Park near Ascot, a… Read more »

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Dinner at The Dorchester Rooftop

I had thought I wouldn’t like this mandatory outdoor dining lark… but actually I become quite a fan of dining on terraces and rooftops. Al fresco dining in cold and often rainy London actually felt like a bit of a holiday abroad even if sometimes I was huddling under a blanket or covered terrace with… Read more »

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Our Positive Parenting Routine as We Head out of Lockdown – Oscar aged 21 Months

My little O was only 8 months old when we went into lockdown in March 2020, meaning he’s led more of his in lockdown than out… the ‘new normal’ is his normal. Face masks, hand sanitiser and social distancing are what he knows and he’s seen so little of family and friends or life as… Read more »

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My Upcoming Staycations

2021 will be the year of the staycation! With travel bans still on the cards, this is the year to enjoy exploring our own beautiful country. I love a UK staycation and I’m really looking forward to revisiting two of my absolute favourite hotels plus checking out a few that are new to me! Here… Read more »