Category: City Living

Speakeasy Fun in New York

Speakeasy Fun in New York

One of the places i wanted to experience when moving over to New York was a Speakeasy, so when i was invited to a friends birthday last month, i was excited to find out she would be holding it in one on the Upper East […]

My Top 5 Tips on How to help a Baby with Silent Reflux

My Top 5 Tips on How to help a Baby with Silent Reflux

When we realised our son had Silent Reflux he was nearly 5 months old, its been a long journey but now at 21 months we are nearly at the end. You can find the full story HERE, but in this particular post i’m going to […]

My child has Silent Reflux – Our Journey

My child has Silent Reflux – Our Journey

My child has Silent Reflux. Saying these words now, still makes me shudder. Mention this to another parent thats going through the same thing, and you will get the same response. Because, Silent Reflux isn’t silent at all…….far from it. Hearing your baby screaming in […]

Family Day Trip to Dumbo

Family Day Trip to Dumbo

Its nearly the end of February and the weather doesn’t seem to be letting up at all. With snow predicted again today, we decided to brave the cold and adventure a little further out of Manhattan. We’d been told that Dumbo was a fun place […]

10 of the best indoor play spaces for kids in Manhattan

10 of the best indoor play spaces for kids in Manhattan

Winter is in full swing here in NYC, and whilst we enjoyed watching the snow fall the first time round, the excitement has worn off and its now becoming a bit of a nuisance. Cabin fever sets in and keeping my toddler occupied becomes hard […]

Flying with a Toddler

Flying with a Toddler

When we decided to make the move to NYC, the main thing i would think (panic) about was that we would be flying with a toddler. He had only been on one short flight prior to this which was relatively painless, but this was a […]

Welcoming 2018 – Reflection and Goal Setting

Welcoming 2018 – Reflection and Goal Setting

As the end of 2017 draws to a close, i start to reflect at how quickly the year has passed and how much has changed in our lives. Little did we know at the start of the year that we would be ending it with […]

Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

I love Christmas. The anticipation of the big day always lifts my spirits. I especially love walking through Central London and wowing at the beautifully decorated windows in the huge department stores or heading down the cobbled streets of Covent Garden and Carnaby Street where […]

I’m an English Mum in New York…. Making New Friends

I’m an English Mum in New York…. Making New Friends

Making new friends at any age can be a little scary, but having to do it from scratch, well thats a different story altogether. I think its fair to say that most of us have a handful of friends we consider family, people we can […]