Blean Woods is stunning, I’d love to go back

A few weeks ago, on a cloudy rainy day, Emily and I met with my friend Emma and her two boys, Elliot & Adam, and visited Blean Woods in Canterbury. Just a 15 minute drive from Ramsgate, Blean Woods is an enchanting forest and nature reserve. If you’re looking for somewhere to go for a…

We went to Giovanni Fletcher’s book signing in Canterbury

If you don’t know much about Giovanna, she grew up in Essex with her Italian dad Mario, mum Kim, big sister Giorgina and little brother Mario (he was on TOWIE), and with family playing such a big part of her life it was only natural that she had always dreamed of having children of her…

I love my veg box from Nethergong Nurseries

Thanks to a recommendation from Clare and not being overly impressed with the vegetable produce from the supermarket of late, I decided to sign up as a new customer to Nethergong Nurseries, a company in Canterbury that lets their customers access the freshest vegetables, all grown within 10 miles of their nursery. They deliver every…

What’s happening to the NHS dentists in Kent?

Sam visited his dentist last week for a check up and was told that his surgery and it’s sister surgery was closing in a Ramsgate, leaving 16k patients desperately trying to find a new one. Hundreds of people have expressed their concern over finding a new dentist in posts I’ve seen shared online as Sam’s…

My mum is down this weekend, I’m so excited 

My mum is coming down this weekend. It’s so exciting. The last time I saw her, we promised we’d go up to Isleworth every months for a few days and see the family but unfortunately life gets in the way and that didn’t happen, that was March. Crazy home much time has passed since then….

Travelling with a little lady

Emily and I made the long trip up to London to see family last week from Ramsgate. Without a car it’s difficult to go back to my hometown and see family with a little baby and this was my first trip since I was pregnant going up for my baby shower last August. On the…

Days out: Canterbury with Emily & Sanna 

Return train tickets (Margate/Ramsgate) to Canterbury: £5.70 Duration of train journey: 31 minutes We had originally planned to meet at Kaspas the waffle & ice cream cafe, but eventually settled for Caffè Nero.  Canterbury is one of my most favourite places in the whole world. Canterbury is known for its stunning cathedral and the city…

Last Birthday as a single unit before Missy arrives

So this weekend my mum and her partner Leon came down for the weekend to celebrate my Birthday, which is today. It was great seeing my mum, having exceptional weather, doing a bit of exploring, eating lots of lovely food and cuddles, all whilst I’m a single unit before Missy arrives in 5 weeks &…