A Birthday Celebration At Bings Picnic

Alton Towers have recently launched a new live show within ‘Big Fun Show Time’ called 'Bings Picnic'. Bings Picnic allows the audience a chance to share their lunch with the loveable Bing and Flop. After lunch the characters play lots of fun games with the audience. The show was really interactive and great for that post lunch lull.

How to Throw the Ultimate Children’s Party

Organising the ultimate children’s birthday party takes military precision, a great deal of brain power, a shed load of creativity and not to mention time. Hands up, if you don’t have time or you’re a little stuck for inspiration yet want to give your child a party to remember? Both my hands are firmly in the air.

Kids in the Kitchen

I love everything about food; from preparing a home cooked meal, to how the smell and taste can rouse you into a state of contentment. I appreciate how sharing a meal can bring friends and family together, there really isn't anything better. While I sound slightly Nigella, the passion I have for food is something …

Letterbox Wine Made My Week

It's Friday evening and I'm running on empty. It has been a challenging week and all I want is a hug and a deserving glass of wine. With no baby sitter in tow, a Friday night tipple is looking unlikely. I reach for my phone and send an SOS with the hashtag #sendwine.

Ferrari: Under The Skin at The Design Museum Review

Last weekend we found ourselves in London's High Street Kensington, where we celebrated the launch of the Ferrari exhibition Under The Skin with Scalextric, at The Design Museum. The exhibition provides car fans with behind the scene access in the rise of this iconic brand. We marveled at the different models dating back over seventy years. The …

Newbie: Swedish Lifestyle Children’s Brand

Little Olivia and I were invited to the UK launch of Swedish children's lifestyle brand Newbie. Newbie offers sustainable, timeless and affordable fashion for 0-8 year olds. They pride themselves on producing high quality lines made from 100% sustainable, organic and recycled materials. Newbie's garments are made to be re-used and inherited for generations which I …

Pizza Party

I was recently invited to Pizza Express', newly revamped restaurant in London's White City. I was amazed by it's stylish new decor, which is bright, bold and exuberant; with its contemporary flooring, pendant lighting, a welcoming new bar and a dedicated desserts area. It was decorated with abstract artwork, inspired by the 1908 Olympics which coincidentally …

The Curious Mummy Days Out: Tunnel: The Archaeology of Crossrail

If you follow my family adventures on the GRAM you will see The Curious Mummy Gang love hanging out in museums. So when we were invited to attend the Museum Of London Docklands exhibition - Tunnel: The Archaeology of Crossrail, we simply could not wait. The exhibition takes you on a archaeological journey through the Capitals …