Family Gap Year Blog: The 10 Things We Are Dealing With After Our Family Gap Year Life, eh. We've been back in the UK for just over two months now, and on the outside things seem pretty much back to normal. Patrick is working in fitness management, I’m full-on with homeschooling the girls and . . .
Amazing Comments From Daily Mail Readers To Us On the one-year anniversary of the Daily Mail featuring us as their main story on the front page of their website, I thought it would be fun to have a browse back through some of the more interesting comments that the story received. Patrick and I . . .
Our 10 Personal Tips For How To Get Rid Of Jet Lag In Toddlers And Babies What Is Jet Lag? Jet lag is the name given to the physiological effects of a large shift in time zones. Our bodies use cycles called Circadian rhythms to help us figure out when to eat and sleep, and these rhythms are . . .
Kids On Planes: Nightmare Or Not? I'm not sure if that sound is me tapping on the keyboard, or the crack of the very thin ice that I'm walking on while writing this post. Ha, ha. Anything to do with how children are treated, how much they are controlled and how much adults should accommodate . . .
Samsonite Star Wars Luggage & More Epic Star Wars Travel Sets Something you may not know about Patrick is that he is a HUGE Star Wars fan. When the recent movie came out we were in a small, fairly unremarkable town on the Thai-Burma border- but it had a cinema. We had planned a date night but . . .
Disney Children's Luggage Sets For Happy Family Travel What says 'happy family adventure' more than Disney luggage? The characterful family-focused brand has a range of Disney children's luggage sets that will make travel with kids a breeze and are ideal for birthday, vacation or Christmas gifts. . . .
After another 24 hours of hell, we are home. Again, we’re knackered so apologies for the ramble: Yesterday morning Eira woke up saying that her head really hurt, and she had a temperature. We went into hospital and had another CT scan- her third in just over two weeks. The doctor was concerned . . .
Today Eira woke up saying that her head really hurt and seeming lethargic- we took her temperature and she had a fever so Patrick took her straight to hospital and I messaged Mum to please come back home from yoga ASAP so I could go to the hospital too. We had been told that a) we were supposed . . .
How Eira's accident & the Bali earthquakes changed our perspective If you don't know what happened to Eira, click here to read about the accident and what's happened since. For an update on the Bali & Lombok earthquake click here. Today we took the girls, including Eira, to a local kids’ . . .
NB: All of our updates on Eira's accident and recovery can be found > here < Hi everyone, We have been very busy the last couple of days so apologies for not updating. I had to do some work and then met up with a friend and took Esmae for a date- it’s the first time I’ve got out since the . . .