All the tea in China – drinking tea like the Chinese with Capacitea

Do you drink tea?  If so, do you take it black, with lemon, sugar, or with milk?  Do you prefer caffeine-free tea, herbal tea, or a good old-fashioned builder’s brew?  There are so many varieties…

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October in my garden

Autumn’s well and truly here.  It’s chilly and the nights are drawing in.  October in my garden has come around very quickly!  But there are still plenty of flowers to admire and produce to enjoy. …

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Self-care blogger box swap collab with Mademoiselle Women

I’ve had so much fun with blogger collaborations recently – two with with Hello Bexa (here and here) and one with Jordanne from The Life of a Glasgow Girl (here).  So when Lydia from Mademoiselle…

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Planning for the future by taking care of our family now *

I’ve been thinking a lot about our family recently, especially where Flora’s concerned.  Alan and I have a list of things we want to put in place to ensure she’ll be looked after, should anything…

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Healthy treats for kids (and adults!) from Rhythm 108

Are you always on the hunt for healthy and tempting treats for your family?  I certainly am, and it doesn’t help that my previously try-anything, eat-anything toddler has morphed into an ultra-fussy eight year old. …

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