A Visit to Irvine Park Railroad, Orange County

It’s officially pumpkin season – to be honest, it has been for a couple of weeks now. Social media is all abuzz with the perfect pumpkin pictures. I had to jump on the bandwagon and get those perfect pictures out there too. To do so, I had to visit the perfect place for pumpkin pictures. […]

A Spooky Delivery from Tesco

On Monday, we celebrated Halloween early. The children were super-excited as we had received this as a prelude the previous week. 🙂   But Monday set the tone for what’s to come at the end of the month. We were all set to receive a spooky delivery from Tesco but nothing prepared us for this […]

Fancy Dress Costumes – Why We Can Never Have Enough?

It’s coming up to Halloween and the best part of it is dressing up. The children love dressing up of course and they don’t really need Halloween to do it. I am constantly on the lookout for fancy dress costumes for the children and I saw some lovely ones in Tesco. No child can have […]

Enter if you dare – Halloween party pack from Hobbycraft

  Oooh Halloween – The name sends shivers down my back (well if said in a properly spooky tone, that is) The fact is – I love Halloween. In fact, I love any celebration where we can bake (which we have been doing) and have fun. What’s fun for the children is fun for me! […]

Who’s afraid of the Bogeyman?

Its almost Halloween – witches, spiders, monsters, the Bogeyman – things most people fear – but have you ever considered this? Who’s afraid of the Bogeyman? You and I and us. He stalks his prey by day or night And leaves behind a fuss. He’s the man in the park, The stranger next door, The […]