Effie’s top 10 moments

10 Effie ‘won’ her first medal 🥇 Effie has recently traded in her ballet slippers for a fancy leotard and she is loving every second. She may not be the most talented gymnast yet, but her confidence around people is vastly improving. On her first lesson, Effie wouldn’t talk to anyone and she carried a…

Afternoon tea, anyone?

Afternoon tea at Laura Ashley’s The Belsfield Hotel This post is long overdue (we visited mid November), but now that I have an essay deadline fast approaching – I find that I have time for so many things that aren’t that! So, I have actually wanted to check out this hotel for quite some time…

My hive home

Were kicking it off with a review! Hive were kind enough to send us some products try out over on instagram, but thought it would be nice and perhaps helpful to do a more in depth review on here. You can see here a little overview of the items sent to us; How it works…

Our brand new blog

My name is Helen, my daughters name is Effie and we live in the Lake District! I did have another blog, but it was very neglected so I have made the daunting decision of starting over – from scratch! We blog about anything and everything; Daily life, special events, reviews of products we find and…