Caravanserai at Camp Bestival

Caravanserai at Camp Bestival

Caravanserai. Now there’s a word you don’t hear very often. Initially, I thought it was a name made up by those clever bods who brought us Camp Bestival – but it really, really does exist! CARAVANSERAI /ˌkarəˈvansərʌɪ,-ri/ noun historical an inn with a central courtyard for travellers in the desert regions of Asia or North Africa. a group …

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How to make a rocketpack — Camp Bestival 2016

So I’ve mentioned that next month we’re off to Camp Bestival. Now any Bestival/Camp Bestival aficionado will tell you that one of the best things about the festivals each year is the hotly anticipated theme and this year it’s Outer Space. Some revellers take this very seriously indeed. Others give a little nod to it (and will don a …

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Reasons to be cheerful | Camp Bestival 2016

Festival season is well underway already! And — even though I’m missing Glastonbury this year — I’m already getting ridiculously excited for the other festivals we’re going to; Camp Bestival 2016 being one. Last year, we were lucky enough to be official bloggers for Camp Bestival. For a festival lover like me (who’s been going to one festival or …

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A day out in Marlow Park | Siblings May 2016

Back in late summer — a couple of years ago — I wrote about our old park. We used to live in Marlow and I used to walk through Higginson park pretty much every day. Midweek it was peaceful and gave the perfect distraction from work. If I was working at home, I’d walk down in …

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A weekend with the girls {Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City}

A couple of my blogging friends — Amy from Everything Mummy and Sarah from Extraordinary Chaos — and I had been invited by Mumsnet, to do a little filming job at their Workfest event, which took place last weekend in London. Although Workfest was on the Saturday, with Sarah coming down from Lancashire and Amy …

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The perfect family holiday | #MarkWarnerMum

What makes the perfect family holiday? Even though the boys will be 3 years old, in less than a month’s time, I don’t have much to reference in terms of our ‘perfect family holiday’ as we haven’t actually had one yet. And don’t get me wrong, this isn’t a pity party, we’ve had some lovely, lovely weekends …

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