Sporty This week we’ve all been sporty – and I don’t just mean armchair participants whilst watching the Olympics! We’ve loved the Olympics & catching up on the night’s sporting achievements & our gold medal wins. The Little Shire have been excited about watching people crossing finishing lines, scoring goals & winning medals, even though theyRead More
As an Afro-Caribbean woman every summer I’m asked the same question – why do you need to use sun protection? I’ll say this only once – Black people need to use sun protection, too. Yes, black skin has more melanin providing some added protection against the sun, but it’s only minimal. It’s still susceptible to harmful ultraviolet rays, especially if it’sRead More
I have a free family bundle of tickets to give away to the theatre wedding of the year – Betty O’Barley and Harry O’Hay invite you to The Scarecrow’s Wedding by Julia Donaldson …. “The best wedding ever, the best wedding yet, The wedding that no one will ever forget.” It’s a beautiful kids show, suitableRead More
Having put all the effort into planning the 1st part of the summer holidays these last two or three weeks can cause a little holiday fatigue. Here are my Top 5 Ways to avoid peaking too soon & without spending oddles of dosh!Read More
The Scarecrow’s Wedding at Leicester Square Theatre, W1, is captivating and magical, beautifully reflecting the Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler magic. A must see, 5* review from usRead More
When the daily grind becomes a churn then it’s time to crank up the music, tell a silly joke and play some Crazy Golf! #CountryKidsRead More
Hi, I'm Tracey. Follow my journey as an Urban mummy getting to grips with leaving London and relocating to Oxfordshire countryside with two children. Here you'll read about new places we've discovered & old London haunts; quick fix recipes & tips on healthy eating and the odd rant or two about parenting & life in general! Welcome
So Welcome to Mummy in the [oxford]shire: Nothing heavy. Sometimes funny. All me.