What we did in Austin, Texas

Austin is a great city, very clean and hospitable. The locals were helpful and very proud of where they live. In Austin, there is a saying, a city motto 'Keep Austin weird' this is to celebrate all that is odd, weird and unique in Austin. The city is so diverse and vibrant with its muralled [...]

Mumma and Bubba’s adventure up North

I love Newcastle it is such a great. It had been a few years since I'd been up north so thought why not combine a visit up north with a visit to see the gorgeous and absolutely hilarious Sarah (@2mermaidz) and her beautiful daughters. Go check her out and all the great things she is [...]

Impromptu trip to Lille with the Baby and the Bear

After my successful solo trip to London with the baby (you can read about here), it really got me fired up for more adventures and reminded me of how spontaneous I used to be. I would call people up and say what are you doing for the next two days? they would say nothing Id [...]

The Slow Photography Movement: #Artoveralgorithm

Instagram is a world of amazing talented people since setting up my @Mummaandthebears Insta page I've been using Instagram differently and have benefited from it in ways I didn't expect or imagine. I have been following more accounts that inspire me to do something or just bring the light each day. I've found workshops, courses, [...]

New Years Blues

I love New years more than any other 1holiday throughout the year, it's the possibilities and potential opportunities that await on the other side. So much can happen in a year. I enjoy setting goals for myself I do them for all aspects of my life ie. Relationships, Career, Skills, Leisure. This year I got [...]

What do I actually want?!

I'm not into the whole new year new me crap. You are still you just learn from the previous year and adjust accordingly. You aren't a new person when the clock strikes midnight just accept your flaws fix them if need be and move on! With a new year standing there close by staring me [...]