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10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

  • January 14, 2019
10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

Do you do anything for Valentine’s Day? After 11 years of being married, we don’t really celebrate it, it’s just a good excuse for a take-away and some chocolate in our house! Kids love it though don’t they, anything involving any kids of gift or

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What we did in 2018
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What We Did In 2018

  • January 2, 2019

Happy New Year! Normally at the start of the month I take a look back at what we got up to over the last month, this time though I thought it would be more fun to look back over the last 12 months. I count

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10 New Year’s Resolutions All Mums Will Break

  • December 27, 2018

Well, that’s Christmas over for another year, I hope you all had a lovely time with family and friends. I had a little break from blogging for a few days which was much needed, I didn’t even turn my laptop on for 3 days which

Self-care tips for mums at Christmas
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7 Self-Care Tips For Mums At Christmas

  • December 12, 2018

At this time of year many mums are feeling slightly frazzled and in need of a well-deserved break. Buying gifts for everyone in the family, wrapping all the presents, sorting costumes for school plays and gifts for teachers, doing the Christmas food shop and planning Christmas

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Secret Santa Gift Ideas For Everyone On Any Budget

  • November 22, 2018

I always think that Secret Santa gifts are some of the most stressful gifts to buy – particularly for colleagues that you don’t know that well! There’s a lot of pressure to buy something great for a set budget, especially if it’s going to be

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10 Tips To Save Money At Christmas

  • November 19, 2018

The most expensive time of the year is fast approaching and no matter how old I get, I never start early enough to use more than one paycheck! However, I do have some hacks I’ve learnt over the years to save a bit of money

Perfect gifts to pamper a mum-to-be
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The Perfect Gifts To Pamper A Mum-to-Be

  • November 15, 2018

There’s no denying that the impending arrival of a new baby is an exciting time – but it’s important to remember to make a fuss of the mama-to-be as well. While everyone else focuses their attention on the little one, why not make mum feel

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12 Amazing Christmas Gifts For Unicorn Lovers

  • November 13, 2018

Do you have a unicorn obsessed child in your life? Between my daughter and nieces I have a few, so now consider myself a pro at searching online for unicorn themed gifts. Unicorns are popular for kids of all ages and there are plenty of

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How can you set a good example to your kids?

  • November 9, 2018

Children are influenced by the world around them, but as a parent, your actions and attitudes have the strongest influence, particularly as, more often than not, you spend most of your time together. Therefore, it’s important to set an example as they continue to grow

What we did in October
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What We Did in October

  • November 2, 2018

Well, that’s it, we’re into November which means it’s basically a countdown to Christmas now. I’m not quite ready to embrace Christmas though, I don’t start to feel Christmassy until December so for now I think we’ll still enjoy the Autumn and getting out and