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The house that never rests

Family / Lifestyle blog. Sharing our life's fun and adventures with teenage boys, Living in London.

A Night Out With The Girls

Crazy Times With The Girls I recently had a very much needed/overdue night out with the girls, it was all very much last-minute, well for me it was anyway as I was meant to have been working that night so I had to say sorry I was unable to go, I then found out Friday […]

From old habits to new

From old habits to new   We have recently been making some healthier changes, going from old habits to new, we have been doing this to help improve our health and to give us a better healthier life. One thing Ian would like to try and do is give up smoking, he has been a […]

Tin Can Carnival Game

Homemade Game We spent some time over the half term holiday playing on our Wii console, we love our time together on there as we have so much family fun and love getting competitive against each other. One game we really enjoy playing is the carnival game on there, the boy’s really enjoy it and […]

Very bad mood

Well let’s just say I have been put in a VERY BAD mood today. My day started off really well, I had managed to have an extra sneaky 20 minutes in bed, I had got dinner prepared before heading out to work and even managed to get some washing on in the machine….for me this is brilliant, […]

Looking ahead

Looking ahead   Looking ahead to positive things in life, we all love to do it don’t we, well we do anyway! Now that the christmas decorations are down and the new year begins we have been looking ahead to what this year has in store. Here are a few of our favourite things. We […]

Winters Day Outdoor Fun

A Winters Afternoon There is nothing quite like a lovely afternoon bike ride and some winters day outdoor fun, the dinner was cooking away in the slow cooker, the kid’s had been to their sports clubs, it was cold out but dry so we thought why not get the bikes out and have a lovely […]

Wainwrights Dog Food Review

Buddy is well on the way now with his Wainwrights dog food review. Following his operation we have left it until now to give you his next update as he was on medication and we wanted to wait until they was fully out of his system before his next update and his Wainwright’s dog food […]

Starting Out The New Year With Child Modeling

Starting The New Year With Modeling It has been a while since I have written on our family blog so I thought I would share my new years resolutions with you…I can make more than one can’t I? My main being starting out the new year with child modeling. First Up I want to be […]

Coronation street tour

We recently enjoyed a nice family day out, guess where we went? we only went and walked on the famous cobbles of coronation street, it was amazing and felt so strange walking down a street that we have watched on our TV for years. Whilst on tour we went back stage, we sat in whats […]

Returning Back To Work

Back To Work I’m feeling rather excited as normality will be commencing from next week. I was in a car accident back in June leaving me in rather a bad way, I had suffered nerve damage and had a loss of feeling down the left side of my body. I was in a wheelchair for […]

Homemade Eggnog

How To Make Eggnog Christmas is nearly here so this means one thing, it means extra sweet’s and treats are allowed….doesn’t it? One thing we have always wanted to try is eggnog. When watching christmas movies some of them talk about having an eggnog, this year I thought I would have a go at making […]

Festive Homemade Truffles

Homemade Treats We have been busy in the kitchen again, we have made homemade truffles this time. We love homebaking and fancied making something different other than a cake so we thought why not try to make some truffles. We love truffles and thought why not try to make some ourself, we have family visiting […]

The Santa Claus Science Experiment Show

I have a few questions for you: Do your kids love santa? Do they love science experiments? Would they love to see the two put together? Have you heard of The Santa Claus Experiment Show? Let me tell you quickly about the show, it is at the Bloomsbury Theater from Monday 15th December – 21st […]

Heat holder snuggle-up blanket

Those long dark cold nights are now here, it’s that time of the year where all the thick warmer socks, winter duvet and electric blankets are all being dug out and you just want to snuggle up with a nice blanket and a nice hot drink on those horrid cold wet wintry days/nights. We have […]

personalised gifts

I am a lover of personalised gifts as I think they are a nice personal and special gift to receive, they are gifts I not only like to receive but something I love to give as well. Giving a personalised gift makes a unique and personal gift for that person and I love that personal […]