I Heart Shoes

Muddling Along Mummy has tagged me in the Shoe Lovers meme/award. Unfortunately my bottom of my wardrobe shoe closet doesn’t contain the envy-inducing designer shoes that Muddling Along possesses (some Christian Louboutin’s are on my wish-list. One day….) but my friends and family will tell you that I love love love shoes. I was trying to think about . . . → Read More: I Heart Shoes

Guest Post: Life’s a Beach

Today I’ve swapped blogs with Becky over at Single Mummy, as part of the Guest Post Day, organised by Erica at Little Mummy. Head over to Single Mummy to catch up on Becky’s blog, which tells about her getting to grips with life as a single mum to her two gorgeous children,  and to read my post, ‘Stepping up to the plate’, . . . → Read More: Guest Post: Life’s a Beach

Travelling with babies – my top tips

So, time to share my top ‘holidaying with babies’ tips…

1) Get sunhats with wide brims that tie under the chin. Ours didn’t have ties so Miss E and Mr A spent the whole time pulling them off. Green Baby do some great ones.

2) It sounds obvious but don’t put them in light-coloured clothes to travel . . . → Read More: Travelling with babies – my top tips

Twins on tour – a week in pictures

It was cold when we arrived

But we had a little paddle in the pool anyway

We bonded as a family

Then the sun came out

And we all had fun on the beach

We visited the playground and enjoyed the swings

And ate some delicious food

It was a wonderful first family holiday and we can’t wait for the . . . → Read More: Twins on tour – a week in pictures

The Italian Job

We survived!

Yes, the Young family made it all the way to Sardinia and back in one piece, and we are still smiling.

Our accommodation was great (a snazzy mobile home), Sardinia is beautiful, and we got out and about as much as we could including trips to the beach, a local market, cafes, a restaurant (yes, . . . → Read More: The Italian Job