Life, Simply Led

Most Recent Articles

How to Make Easter Bonnets

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Family Fun, Get Crafty, Slider | 1 comment

I do love an Easter parade, I like all the pagan undertones as the bonnets with their bunnies and chicks and all the symbols of new life, fertility and abundance adorn heads across the land! We make Easter bonnets...

Read More

Easy Easter Crafts with Yellow Moon

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Family Fun, Get Crafty, Slider | 0 comments

I know not all of you are happy crafters and that one or two of you are very willing but just a little bit terrified, this is where Yellow Moon comes in! Easter crafts needn’t be scary, you don’t have...

Read More

This is Our Chance to Change Medical History – The Saatchi Bill

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in My Soap Box, Slider | 15 comments

A few weeks ago I attended a meeting in the House of Lords on the day that the...

Read More

Easter at Kew with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Family Fun, sponsored posts | 0 comments

The Easter Holidays are finally here, it’s almost as late as it can ever...

Read More

Encouraging Literacy With Post It Notes

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Children's Development, sponsored posts | 2 comments

As long as I can remember I have had Post it notes to hand. They saw me...

Read More

What Can I Use This Biscuiteers Biscuit Tin For?

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Gardening, Reviews, Slider | 13 comments

I have a serious tin habit. I drool over tins both vintage and new and find...

Read More

Simple Things – Spring Springing and Earth Hour

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014 in Gardening, Slider | 15 comments

There’s been an annoying virus thing hanging around the place at Thinly...

Read More

Sailing Holidays – The UK Reality and a Delicious Dream!

Posted by on Mar 28, 2014 in Sailing, sponsored posts | 6 comments

Sailing season is almost upon us and I’m beginning to sort the boat out...

Read More

Rosehips on A Kitchen Table – Seasonal Recipes

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Cooking, Gardening, Reviews, Slider | 5 comments

Emails asking me to review things tend to remain at the bottom of my ‘to...

Read More

Energy Saving Tips for Mother’s Day!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in Children's Development, Family Fun, sponsored posts, The Thrifty Family | 14 comments

You may remember a post I wrote back in January about saving energy when you...

Read More

If Britain Were Syria

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in My Soap Box, Slider | 14 comments

Tomorrow, 15th March 2014, marks THREE YEARS of conflict in Syria. THREE YEARS...

Read More

Winnie the Pooh Activities for #LoveLiteracy & World Book Day

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in Children's Development, Family Fun, Slider | 9 comments

It can hardly have escaped your notice, particularly if you are a parent to a...

Read More

Simple Things – Ripples, Spring Flowers and Comic Books

Posted by on Mar 3, 2014 in Family Fun, Gardening, Photography, Slider | 6 comments

I started recording our Simple Things as the year started, this week our Stuff...

Read More

Helping Your Baby To Sleep – Out of the Moses into the Cot!

Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in sponsored posts | 1 comment

Making the transition from a Moses basket to a cot is rarely an easy process...

Read More

Be a Mini Boden Designer for a Chance to Win Fab Prizes!

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in sponsored posts | 0 comments

Are you harbouring a mini designer? Well, here’s a nifty little idea...

Read More

#FirstDay – Why The World Needs Midwives

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in My Soap Box, Slider | 10 comments

Today sees the launch of the most important campaign that I have ever been...

Read More