Holidays, Travel & Adventure

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 6: Worldschooling in Nicaragua

Lisa has spent almost a decade juggling her career as a television producer with single motherhood, she is now taking a year out to go backpacking around Latin America with her nine-year-old daughter, Lily. You can…

8 min

The Joys of Impromptu Camping

How an unplanned night under canvas (or nylon) can recharge those batteries

I didn’t really camp much as a child – my family opted for different types of holidays, all wonderful, but never camping. We did however camp out in the back garden on occasion (which was a…

5 min

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 5 – Being Brave in Panama

Lisa has spent almost a decade juggling her career as a television producer with single motherhood, she is now taking a year out to go backpacking around Latin America with her nine-year-old daughter, Lily. You can…

7 min

Show + Tell

A round up of what to watch, read and see this month

Happy hump-day lovelies! We’re just as excited about two four-day weeks as you are (even though there’s no such thing as a bank holiday when you’re self-employed!), so here’s our roundup of how you might want…

7 min

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 5 – Costa Rica, Pura Vida

Lisa has spent almost a decade juggling her career as a television producer with single motherhood, she is now taking a year out to go backpacking around Latin America with her nine-year-old daughter, Lily. You can…

9 min

Opulence and Poverty

A week in California

I’m writing this through bleary eyes after a rubbish 2-3 hrs of sleep due to jet-lag. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining – getting to spend a week in Los Angeles and Huntington Beach in…

6 min

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 4: Deepest, darkest Peru

Hello, it’s Lily here 🙂 I am the ‘little’ in @biglittletrip I am nine-years-old and am travelling with my mum for a year all around Latin America.  Mum has asked me to write this next post…

7 min

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 3 – The North of Argentina and Chile

Lisa has spent almost a decade juggling her career as a television producer with single motherhood, she is now taking a year out to go backpacking around Latin America with her nine-year-old daughter, Lily. You can…

9 min

Big Little Trip: A mother and daughter travel adventure

Part 2 – Buenos Aires

Lisa has spent almost a decade juggling her career as a television producer with single motherhood, she is now taking a year out to go backpacking around Latin America with her nine-year-old daughter, Lily. You can…

8 min

Big Little Trip: A Mother and Daughter Travel Adventure

Part 1 – The Start of Our Adventure

The screams were so blood-curdling that no-one in the waiting room could have failed to wonder what horrors lay beyond the closed surgery door. Inside the room, I was doing my best to coax my nine-year-old…

8 min