A Simple Life Escaping the Rat Race. How to Live a Simpler Life...by Topsy Turvy Tribe

A Simpler Life…Escaping the Rat Race

I have a confession to make, some of you might find this really, really shocking… I haven’t bought any clothes for myself for a whole year. 365 days, 12 months, a whole year.  There I said it, phew, it’s out there now.  I know you might be concerned for me, worry that something is most […]

Fig and Nut Energy Cake Bar Recipe by Topsy Turvy Tribe

Fig and Nut Energy Cake Bar

Delicious fig and nut cake bars are full of energy and goodness. Great as a snack, breakfast, elevenses, lunch, after dinner, all of the above, any excuse to eat them really.  Another put everything into the food processor recipe and with a short baking time too.  Our boys LOVE them, so much so that they […]

Lessons Learned from Travelling with Toddlers. Tips & Advice

Lessons learned from Travelling with Toddlers

Travelling with toddlers is hard work, some would say, not us, we love it!  When we thought about travelling with our toddlers family and friends told us to wait until they were older, when they could remember the places we were travelling to; so that they too could benefit from all of the amazing experiences that […]

Frugal Family Money & Travel Tips

Money A lot of places in Europe, especially smaller places will only take cash.  Some businesses only take their own countries cards, we found this a lot in Portugal where garages, supermarkets etc would only accept Portuguese cards so it’s always wise to keep some cash to hand. Stash some in your car and on your […]