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“I want to be back at CenterParcs”

We’ve had a little holiday to CenterParcs Longleat and it was certainly needed. I managed to pack clothes for all four of us into one large suitcase plus a little suitcase for random bits and toiletries. P1 packed a rucksack of toys by herself and then helped me pack P2s hamper with her toys.P2 found the whole packing process very …

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“Playing amongst the spring daffodils”

Tantrums are a common situation that we deal with in our household. Whether it’s a 5 year old argument with back chatting and stomping or a 13 month old screaming with her head on the floor between her legs. A day without tantrums would be a day where you check to see if the girls are poorly. We seemed to …

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“I took a little break from blogging”

I took a little break from blogging this week, apart from the letter to my Nan and to P2. I hope you didn’t miss me too much but life has got a little busy and a little out of control. But I’m back!! Hello there. We’ve had a pretty boring Saturday. It sometimes makes me feel quite guilty for P1. …

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To My Princess 2 – 1 Year 1 Month

To my Princess 2, This month has been a big one for you. You’re walking now and you can even manage to stand up from a sitting or crawling position. You are very confident inside but not so confident outside although it won’t be long. We’ve seen a real change in your personality. If there’s something you don’t like then …

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“Between the age of 12 and 13 months another set of vaccinations are due”

Between the age of 12 and 13 months another set of vaccinations are due. P2 turns 13 months next week, therefore she had her vaccination appointment yesterday. P2 was happy and cheeky in the waiting room. Toddling around pulling magazines off the table and making the oldies laugh and smile. Little did P2 know that she was about to be …

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World Book Day With Argos Plus A Competition

Thursday 6th March 2014 is World Book Day. A day where we celebrate the work that authors, illustrators and books do for all of us around the world. Most importantly it’s a day to celebrate reading! 2014 is the 17th year that we’ve come together to celebrate World Book Day and I still remember dressing up as various book characters …

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“I’m so nervous about P1 having the growth hormone test”

Last year, P1 had some blood tests and an X-ray to check her growth. We’ve been a little concerned and so was the paediatrician but considering I’m rather small (4ft 8in) we weren’t too worried about the results. Last Friday, we finally had the results back – she’s normal. Well, there’s nothing wrong with her bones anyway. The next step …

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Kiddicare Sleep Diary Project – Part 1

We were asked to participate in Kiddicare‘s Sleep project on mums and babies up to the age of 18months. We were asked to document the amount of sleep P2 and I had over 31 days. We started our diary on 1st February so it’s now been 19 days. I’m surprised that I’ve remembered to write in each day actually but …

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The MAD Blog Awards 2014

Last year, after just two months of writing Life With Pink Princesses I was short listed for the MAD blog awards in the category “Best New Blog”. I was astounded and so so pleased! Unfortunately I didn’t win that title but it’s that time again. The nominations for the MAD Blog Awards 2014 are now open.There’s something about awards that …

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Infasense Justafit Mulberry Sleep Suit Review

Crawling and toddling can spark a huge range of new and exciting things for a child. They can now reach those toys that are out of arms reach, climb mountains aka stairs and press the buttons on the Sky+ box. They also encounter the word “no” at this stage, experience many accidents caused by over independence and those terrible sleep …

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Freeva.co.uk – Eco Friendly Reusable Nappies (Our new company)

  Just a few weeks ago we finally launched our new adventure. I’m very proud to share with you our company, Freeva. The newest cloth nappy brand out there. We have big plans for Freeva (our daughters names mixed). We hope that in the future we’ll grow to something much bigger. We’ve had a fantastic response already, quite a few orders …

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Early Learning Centre Valentines Art Challenge

We have been challenged by Early Learning Centre to get creative all in the name of Valentines Day! And we haven’t had long to do it. They provided us with the tools to let the girls imaginations run wild.I get a little stressed when it comes to getting our craft box out. Mess makes me anxious. However, this time I …

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