Archive for the Chit Chat Category

Awards Roll Call

It is always nice to be recognised for something that you put effort into and blogs are no different.  There is a lot of debate over whether you should put your blog forward for awards and what the worth of being nominated/shortlisted and so on is.  I […]

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BritMums Brilliance in Blogging Awards

I’m delighted that aroundtheworldwithahighchair has made it to the final 10 in the family travel category of the BiBs, run by BritMums.  Don’t worry, this isn’t a post asking for votes, or explaining why you should vote for me, it’s more a short post to say thanks […]

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Dear Mum With Dementia…..

This blog is all about family travel so it seems a bit incongruous to post something about dementia but I figure it’s fine to do so in the ‘Chit Chat’ section and I feel compelled to write this with yet another Mother’s Day approaching. My mum has frontotemporal dementia […]

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Christmas gift idea for kids who like to travel

I couldn’t resist buying this book for Master ATWWAH as a Christmas gift when I was in Oliver Bonas recently. The picture doesn’t do it justice but the book is huge and hardback and it just really stood out.  I was even more in love when I opened […]

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Selfish Mother, July 2014

With the recent arrival of Mini ATWWAH I haven’t had much chance to blog, despite having a million and one ideas for blog posts. The only thing I have written this month is an article for one of my favourite sites, Selfish Mother. It’s full of articles […]

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Around The World Indefinitely…..

It’s not uncommon after you’ve been working for a few years to sit at your desk or on your commute daydreaming about handing your notice in or pleading for a sabbatical and taking some time out to go travelling around the world.  And, some lucky people even bite the bullet and […]

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Father’s Day travel inspired present ideas

It’s almost Father’s Day, Sunday June 15th, for those of you reading in the UK.  So, I’ve put together a short list of ideas for those dads who may appreciate a gift with a travel theme. Globes You can get some really lovely globes, of all different […]

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I bloody won – UK National Blog Awards

Apologies for the mild profanity in the heading of this post but that is what I texted to Mr ATWWAH on the evening of the awards ceremony for the UK National Blog Awards. Since beginning this blog in January 2013 I have realised there are a fair […]

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Awards, awards, awards

I’m very lucky, and proud, to have been nominated and shortlisted in a few awards recently for this blog.  As in any industry part of promoting your brand involves being recognised as it spreads the word which is why I chose to ask for nominations in the […]

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In-flight entertainment

Forget catching up on films you haven’t had a chance to watch yet, how about this for some in-flight entertainment courtesy of the cast of The Lion King. I love it.  I especially like how some of the other passengers are clearly embarrassed and just carry on […]

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