The First Relationship

There are many milestones in life but none more memorable than your first relationship. It provides a footprint for the way forward and the impression it leaves is significant. Mine was at the tender age of 15 years old.   I was on a French exchange trip from…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond – Time For A Change

This week marks the second year anniversary of the Tweens, Teens & Beyond linky, a collaboration between Sharon, Nicky and I, for those bloggers like us who wanted to share their experiences, passions, and opinions of life beyond the early parenting years. Sadly, however, like all good things…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond #56

Good morning and welcome to the monthly Tweens, Teens & Beyond link-up, hosted by me and fellow bloggers Sharon at After The Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. I have to admit to being pleased to say farewell to January and to welcome in February…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond #54

Good morning and welcome to the monthly Tweens, Teens & Beyond link-up, hosted by me and fellow bloggers Sharon at After The Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. We were spoilt by the usual high quality of posts last month but our out and out…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond #53

Good morning and welcome to the monthly Tweens, Teens & Beyond link-up, hosted by me and fellow bloggers Sharon at After The Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. It was lovely to see so many of our regular readers join us last month after what…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond Goes Monthly #52

Good morning and welcome to the monthly Tweens, Teens & Beyond link-up, hosted by me and fellow bloggers Sharon at After The Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. Since its launch over a year ago, the linky has come a long way and we are…

Top Things to Do In Brighton with Teens

Brighton is a short train journey from our home in South London, yet it was only this summer that I finally succumbed to my daughter’s repeated pleas to visit and organised a weekend break for us both. Seaside towns in England generally fall into one of two camps…

Tweens, Teens & Beyond #51

Good Morning and welcome back to the last week of Tweens, Teens & Beyond before the summer break with my fellow hosts Sharon at After the Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. With football fever now sweeping the country it seems wholly appropriate that our…