Welcome to Dais Like These and thank you for visiting! I'm Daisy; mummy to three cheeky monkeys, wife to Mr DaisLikeThese, and owner of a crazy greyhound. As well as the daily craziness of family life, we love to get out, travel, adventure and explore. Here I will document the highs and lows and pass on … Continue reading Welcome to Dais Like These!
When we are out and about we are often quite a rowdy bunch, well, it's inevitable what with the two boys, the baby, the dog and us. If we're eating out, the kids tend to go a bit feral and I end up spending the entire meal barking "sit down...stop fighting...get off the table...we don't need to … Continue reading Thank you to the strangers praising my children’s good behaviour!
So we'd had a successful journey from London to New York, followed by a fab first day, and the following few days didn't disappoint either. Day 3 We were up and out early again as Mr DaisLikeThese wanted to take a walk to check out the Husdon River edge before work. To be honest it was … Continue reading Our Adventures in New York City – Part 3
So, after a successful journey flying solo with Baby DaisLikeThse, it was time to check in to the hotel at last. The Hotel We were staying at the Omni Berkshire Place Hotel which was in a fantastic location in Manhattan. We were walking distance to loads of the sights and attractions on my wish list … Continue reading Our Adventures in New York City – Part 2
We have been longing for the summer in the DaisLikeThese household and seeing as the weather outside isn't helping us at all, I thought we could bring summer to us with this yummy berry sponge cake recipe. My cheeky 5 year old was not interested in helping today but my biggest boy hasn't grown out … Continue reading Foodie Friday #8 – Summer Berries Sponge Cake
Since moving house just over a year ago, our local Wyevale Garden Centre has become our go to place for seasonal kids activities; pumpkin picking at Halloween and visiting Father Christmas during the festive season being our favourites so far. The boys love it there, so when we were given the opportunity to go along … Continue reading Spring Week at Wyevale Garden Centres
Last week I was invited to preview the Omnio Stroller at the Gadget Show Live at the Birmingham NEC. The Omnio Stroller promises to compact so well that it can become a 'wearable stroller' that can pass as cabin baggage size, so after lugging my Bugaboo, with its two separate pieces, on my recent trip to New York I … Continue reading The Gadget Show Live 2016 featuring the Omnio Stroller
You may have noticed that Foodie Friday has taken a bit of a back seat recently. As much as I would love to be able to do it every week, sometimes life just takes over. March is birthday month in our house, with both boys and I celebrating (an expensive month for Mr DaisLikeThese!). That … Continue reading Foodie Friday #7 – Birthday Cake Bake Off!