What to do in Banff: day 3....


As dark turned to dawn, we eventually emerged from our lodge, only lured out of our cosy nook by our rumbling tummies. A breakfast of pancakes and real Canadian maple syrup with a steaming mug of coffee woke us from our slumber.

How to make your own sloe gin wedding favours...

There is a trick to foraging for sloe berries and making your own sloe gin which you must know now. I've been meaning to tell you this for a long time but as last Autumn rolled around and passed us by, I missed the opportunity.

What to expect at 39 weeks pregnant: my pregnancy diary update


I can't quite believe it but here we are at week 39 with just a week to go until my due date. How has 9 months gone by already? But then in another way it could be 84 years, as it feels like a life time since our worlds were turned upside down in the best way.