Best Firework Displays In Essex 2017

With half term nearly upon us I thought it was time for a quick round up of the the best Firework Displays in Essex for 2017… With more and more people opting to buy fireworks on sale and have displays at home alongside heading out with the family to a more structured display, Bonfire Night is big business these days. […]

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Charity Walk For Peace 2017

I make no secret of my desire to move back to London. The sound, the buzz, the buildings, the people…. London is the one place I feel truly at home. While the part of Essex we are in now provides us with a wonderful place to raise a family (think great schools, open spaces and […]

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What £1 Million Buys Around The World

The infamous lotto win. What on earth would I do with it? Travel for sure, that goes without saying! But then maybe invest in a few 2nd homes as well? I quite often sit and look at what £1 Million buys around the world.  In some places I could live like a Movie Star, in others […]

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A New Look Life In 2017

Life changed a lot for us here at Project: Wanderlust HQ last year – some changes were good, some were devastatingly heartbreaking. But not to be one to dwell on the past too much, I decided that as life changed, my outlook and plans needed to change to. I love being freelance, being master of my […]

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How to be a thrifty saver this festive season

It’s funny how the temperatures plummeting this week did nothing except fill me with excitement. It just adds to the scent of Christmas being in the air, and for us, this marks the most special of special times. Of course, if, or should I say when, such bitter weather sets in come January or February, […]

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Winter Bike Safety Tips

Winter Bike safety is something at the forefront my of my mind this year.  Mr L has started using his bike in London a lot now to get to and from work. And while it’s a worry for me all year round, the increased dangers that come with wet and icy roads does play on my mind. […]

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Emigrating to Australia: What You Need to Know

For many, moving away from the UK and over to Australia to live for good is a dream. The idea of beautiful weather, the laid back atmosphere, the friendly people, the general way of life and stunning scenery and beaches and history and… The list goes on. And for some, that dream becomes a reality. […]

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Best Gifts To Send Abroad At Christmas

We live in a fairly international family. With aunts, cousins and best friends in America, this time of year time takes some real planning to ensure we find the best gifts to send abroad at Christmas (and for Thanksgiving) plus make sure we don’t miss the postage cut off dates either. We used to use standard airmail […]

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To The Baby That Will Never Be…

This week was meant to be very different. I should be nesting. Struggling to tie my shoes and cursing the cold weather as there isn’t much point buying a maternity coat with only two weeks left. Our family of 4 should soon becoming 5. And I’m so heartbroken that it’s never going to happen. In a cruel […]

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On The Road With DisneyLife

Over the summer we were covering miles of driving some days on our USA Road Trip, and with 6 weeks on the road we encountered many different levels of hotels throughout our travels.  Having two children with us we knew that looking at ways to keep them entertained in the hotels, and while in the […]

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