#bwphotoproject week 4

The B&W Photography Project #bwphotoproject

A bit late with this one this week, will explain why in another post later this week, but here is my entry for this weeks Black and White Photography Project.

Lidded Pots

The Alphabet Project: P is for Pottery

You may or may not know that my husband is a potter, no not Harry Potter much to our children’s disappointment but a very clever, self-taught potter. He had a dream about 2 and a half years ago that he could pot and on a whim brought a kick wheel and that is where this […]

TGTM Tech Round Up

5 of our favorite tech posts from the past week

Right, here we go with the first of this kind of post on The Go To Mum, my weekly slice of family tech from around the web. I am always on the look out for interesting articles about tech that is aimed at families, be it apps for parents or kids, tech that will make […]

Woodland Walkway

Woodland Wander

This Summer holidays we’ve not really been out to anywhere spectacular or out of the ordinary, the kids have just wanted to chill out and goes for walks locally or pop down to their Nana’s and play out in her garden. One place we do always love to visit is Swithland Woods.  We explored and […]

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The B&W Photography Project #MySundayPhoto #SilentSunday

Essential kit for back to school

Essential Kit for Back to School #BacktoSchool

We are now into the last few days of the Summer holidays and here is The Go To Mum’s round-up of  the essential kit your children would love to be going back to school with. Bag This is one of the most important items (in your children’s eyes) in the back to school shopping and […]

Quick Carbonara

Quick Carbonara #backtoschool

I have started to compile a list of quick and easy recipes ready for back to school and also the start of my University journey. One great meal that we all love is a pasta dish, I find using fresh pasta reduces the cooking time and gives the meals a nicer taste. This pasta dish […]

Back to school apps for mums

Oh Appy Days #tech #backtoschool

Keeping in with the theme of the week, here are more top choices ready for going back to school. These apps are aimed at making our lives a bit easier but could also be a good idea for those of us with older children at high school. Wunderlist We all love lists and they are […]

O is for Orange #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Project: O is for Orange #alphabetphoto

There were a couple of options I could have gone with for this week’s O prompt, including the Mighty Oak at Sherwood Forest  to an open gate but I took a photo of some stunning flowers in my mother in laws garden at the start of summer and have been wanting to share them on here but […]

lunch box ideas

Lunch Box Essentials #BackToSchool

All this week I am sharing Back To School themed posts and I thought ‘d start off with Lunch Box Essentials. Although I have my youngest who will be entitled to the Free School Meals when we return, he just doesn’t like them. I think this idea is completely wrong and there is a better […]