HOLIDAYS WITH KIDS – take them or leave them?

HOLIDAYS WITH KIDS – take them or leave them?

The days are getting longer, the temperatures are rising, which can only mean one thing; the summer holidays will be upon us soon. The word holiday carries an entirely different meaning once you’re a parent. Katie Kirby in her book “Hurrah for Gin” refers to them as “hellidays”, but does that always have to be […]

The Greek Take-Over

The Greek Take-Over

Yes, that’s take-over, not take-away. I’m afraid Polly Mixtures does not provide that service. Rather, in honour of our first little family get-away to Greece, the next couple of weeks will feature posts dominated by my love of all things Greek. For those of you not in the know, I am a BIG Hellenophile. To the […]