#blogstorm – The Blogging Tips Linky – 29th June 2016

It’s that time of the month again, myself and Martyn from the wonderful Inside Martyn’s Thoughts are back with #blogstorm, the blogging tips linky for blogging tips and well, everything bloggy. #blogstorm – featured blog tips from last month Listening to the key note speakers at #BML16 and hearing the words brought to life really made me think on bringing the words on the screen alive. …

My Experience at #BML16

This weekend was #BML16, the blogging conference to end all blogging conference, and one I had chance to attend thanks to my lovely sponsor Ashton & Parsons (who it would appear also sponsored my mums weekend with the teething baby…..) On Saturday morning I crept out of the house at 6:15am, kissing my husband goodbye before he flew back to Dubai whilst being a stealth …

Cooking with Kids: Homemade Crunchie Ice Cream

My biggest boy loves to cook, bake, get in the kitchen.  For Father’s Day we made butter cookies that didn’t actually make it to the husband as they were far too tempting, short, and delicious to last.  So they got scoffed.  Sprinkles and everything.  To try and make amends we decided to give Ice Cream a whirl, more specifically Crunchie Ice Cream. Who doesn’t love …

Monkeying Around at Monkey Forest Trentham

British Summertime.  You get 3 days of sunshine and we all go mad with shorts, flip flops and having to sun cream up reluctant children.  That said, when the sun is cracking the flags there is nowhere I’d rather be than in the UK, off exploring and enjoying the great outdoors, so before the weather turned off we went to visit the monkeys at Monkey …

Introducing my #BML16 Sponsor: Ashton & Parsons

If you have had a teething baby you may have heard of Ashton & Parsons. If not then – Ashton & Parsons Infants’ Powders are a traditional herbal medicinal product used for the symptomatic relief of teething pain and the symptoms associated with teething. When the Big One was teething we were living in Dubai and I hadn’t really heard of teething powders, so the poor …

My parkrun Update

4 weeks ago I stood with the husband and did my very first park run.  For the uninitiated amongst you parkrun is pretty much what it says on the tin, a run in the park with other like minded people on a Saturday morning.  Events take place all over the UK manned by wonderful volunteers and it just so happens that the park down the …

I’m Going to #BML16

So this is it, the final countdown, the week before the event of the year.  The ultimate in blogging with the now iconic #BML16, and this year I can now say “I’m Going to #BML16…” thanks to my lovely sponsors Ashton & Parsons, the wonderful people that are not only helping me head to the conference of the year but also help my sanity on a …

#effitfriday – 17th June 2016

It’s Friday which can mean but one thing here on Life with Baby Kicks – #effitfriday the ultimate rant linky party is back for all things ranty.   Any rant big or small is welcome. Funny or serious it doesn’t matter, all that matters is that you got it off your chest when you wrote it. You may or may not have seen across various social media …