Sightseeing In London With Hilton London Canary Wharf

Share This: My husband and I have been talking about where to stay in London with the kids for a while now.  We want to take them both on a sightseeing tour  as we know they will both enjoying seeing the what the city has to offer.  Princess loves to visit London, but we always have an event to attend…

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Things To Do Spending 24hrs in London

Share This: London is constantly changing, ever evolving and has so much to offer, which makes choosing things to do and eat in a quick twenty-four hour time-frame pretty tough. As a regular visitor to the city, I wanted this 24hrs visit to be a bit different, even a little quirky.  This would be a rare child free twenty-fours for us,…

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A Sneak Peek Inside The Dorchester Hotel London

Share This: When I was recently invited to the Dorchester Hotel by ASDA Little Angels, I was not only excited to hear about everything that was going on with the brand, but also about getting the chance to see what life was like inside the Dorchester.  Who wouldn’t be, it’s one of the most iconic luxury hotels in London, right.

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The Super Lunch Menu at Jamie’s Italian – Angel

Share This: Jamie’s Italian heard that Kaz and I were going to be staying in London for Britmums Live and very kindly invited us to the restaurant in Angel to try out the Super Lunch menu.  Kaz had never been to Jamie’s Italian before so I was really looking forward to seeing what she thought of it.   I was…

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Staying In A London Serviced Apartment

Share This: There are so many options for places to stay in London that you really can find the perfect place to suit your needs. London has everything from budget hotels, b & b’s, luxury hotels to gorgeous serviced apartments. Kaz from Ickle Pickle’s Life And Travels and myself were heading to London for the weekend to go to Britmums Live…

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The London Eye At Night

Share This: Is it worth going on the London Eye at night?  That was the question I asked myself when I visited London last month. The London Eye is open until 9pm at night, and I was keen to see what the experience would be like in the dark.

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My Short Break In London

Share This: London is an amazing city, and I was lucky enough to enjoy a child free break there a few weeks ago.  It was also a husband free break, as someone had to stay home and look after the kids.  I was completely footloose and fancy free, so to speak! I’ve spent a lot of time in London since…

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Jamie’s Italian Piccadilly Circus London Review

Share This: After my husband and I had such a lovely time at Jamie’s Italian in Nottingham I thought Jamie’s Italian Piccadilly would be the perfect place to catch up with my friend on my recent visit to London.  We met on the Southbank of the Thames on a pretty wet Tuesday night to take a ride on the London Eye, and food was…

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Amba Hotel Marble Arch Review

Share This: I received a very warm welcome when I arrived at Amba Hotel Marble Arch hotel, which always bodes well for a pleasant stay I think.  Getting off on the right foot sets the tone for the experience that awaits.  Alexandra checked me in without any fuss and showed me to my room once we had dispensed with all the…

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My Weekly Photo – Ballet Dancer

Share This: This statue of a ballet dancer caught my eye on my trip to London this week.  I always visit Covent Garden when I’m in town, and this time I was determined to see it from a different angle.  I visited the Freemasonry Museum and Library, and I spent some time in the Royal Opera House. On my travels…

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Hampton By Hilton At London Gatwick Airport

Share This: Staying at Hampton by Hilton at London Gatwick Airport is a great way to get your holiday off to a good start.  For me, a holiday begins the moment you leave the house so I like to make every aspect of the trip as enjoyable as possible.  I think this is so important when you have children too.…

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My Weekly Photo

Share This: This weekend my 3 year old and I travelled to London for the Happy Readers Launch Party with McDonalds.  We arrived in London a little early, as you can never have enough time when you have a small person in tow.  It gave us chance to explore the West End before joining the bash. During our trip we…

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Travelodge London Central City Road Hotel

Share This: Wow, didn’t I get a treat this weekend!  I got a weekend of bedtime duty and headed to London for a very exciting event which you can read about here.  One of the recommended places to stay was the Travelodge London Central City Road Hotel, because of it’s proximity to The Brewery where the event was taking place.…

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#The Prompt: London Bound

Share This: She hadn’t been away in such a long time, and it had been even longer without the kids in tow.  She took her seat on the train and carefully arranged her latte, magazine and phone to take full advantage of this new found freedom.  She was London bound and she wasn’t going to feel in the slightest bit…

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MEET HELLO KITTY & CELEBRATE HER 40TH ANNIVERSARY!

Share This: My little Princess loves meet and greets as you can see right here!  Little ones just love meet their favourite characters and Princess wanted me to tell all the other Mummy’s that one of her favourites will be celebrating her 40th anniversary on Saturday 1st November and wants all her friends to join her. As Hello Kitty was born…

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