Crazy For You – Norwich Theatre Royal

Last night Neva and I were invited along to Norwich Theatre Royal for the opening night of Gershwins musical Crazy For You,  starring Holby City and Strictly winner Tom Chambers, he was starring alongside Caroline Flack, but she unfortunately has had to stop the tour on doctors orders due to back problems, the role of Irene Roth was played by Hollie Cassar, who did a fantastic job. Continue reading

Top Tips For Going Abroad with School Age Children


Taking children on holiday abroad can be a very interesting and informative trip, obviously with the situation about taking children out during term time, you have to weigh up the pros and cons, consider the amount of fine you will get (£60 per child, per parent) against the cost of the holiday and how valuable you think the time spent with their family and experiencing a different culture first hand. Whatever you decide, here are some tips to consider when taking school age children abroad. Continue reading

Do You Know Your Pasta?

Pasta plays a HUGE part in our family, the children would probably choose it over any other kind of food, but we do have discussions every now and again, about which pasta goes best in which dish!
If you are someone that just grabs a packet of long straight spaghetti, think again! The lovely people at Jamies Italian have put together a very funky and informative infographic about the different types of pasta that you can try.


Do you have a favourite type of pasta, do you use different types for different meals ?

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Have You Tried Gallerist ?

If, like me you are always searching for the perfect picture to accompany a blog post or a social media article, then this may just be the place to go!

Gallerist is a fantastic app that allows you to search through numerous amazing photographs that have been uploaded and available to purchase. This is perfect for me as I am not the best photographer YET!

If you do have amazing photography skills, Gallerist also allows you to register as a seller and you can put your own work on there available for others to purchase, so it really does suit everyone.

Its so simple to use:

  • download the app on IOS or Android.
  • Join by creating a new account or by signing in using social media authentication (Facebook, Twitter etc)
  • Once you’ve signed in, decide if you want to be a seller or a buyer (or both!)
  • start using Gallerist.

The app is available in Italian, English and Spanish.

For sellers

If you are a content creator and want to sell your images online, Gallerist will be the showcase for your work. Once you’ve chosen the content you want to upload to the site, a preview will be made public to protect you – the author – and the originality of your work.

Your images can be sold to private buyers, who want to use them for anything ranging from personal use to resale, but also to businesses or public entities, who need to buy material for commercial or educational purposes.

For buyers

Do you want to buy images online? At Gallerist you’ll find original material! If you decide to buy on Gallerist the copyright to the content purchased will be yours, so you can decide if you want to resell it or use it for private or commercial purposes.

At Gallerist you can buy images in two different ways: direct purchase, which can be done at any time, or through an online auction.

You can also find out more about Gallerist on their facebook page.

Have you tried this app yet, do you think it will be useful for you, or would you consider putting your own work on there to sell ?

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5 Days With Family in Peru: Best Things To Do

It’s an exciting prospect, the thought of exploring with family in Peru. A place full of culture, history and fun things to do there are plenty of ways you can enjoy a family holiday in Peru. Five days in this vast country is not very long to explore all Peru has to offer. However, you can do some great things together in that time. Here are some of the holiday ideas you can choose from when visiting Peru as a family. Continue reading