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6 Tips for Surviving The Summer Holidays

**Please note that this post is very much focused on the stay at home parent, however, I’d love to hear some tips from all you working parents as I know that the holidays are a stressful time when trying to find alternative childcare arrangements** In a blink of an eye the school year will be over, our first school year, …

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Sibling Differences

It was inevitable that my daughters would be very different. Right from the beginning of my parenting journey when P1 was born prematurely, she set the motions for the future, for the right now. She’s so different to her younger sister and as P2 grows the differences stand out like a sore thumb. A bit like the lack of hair …

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Royce Lingerie Spring Blossom Nursing Bra Review

As a woman you will be familiar with a brassiere, also known as a boulder holder, aka a bra! From that very first bra you buy that’s just a little bit of cotton fabric to give you some dignity at P.E changes during puberty, to ones that push your fully grown boobs up into your chin. The majority of us …

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Pregnancy Diaries – 26 Weeks #3

Please don’t look for too long at the weight gain. I can’t! I’ve put on 3kg since becoming pregnant and that just seems like loads, however, I did do a bit of googling about healthy weight gain in pregnancy and it’s put my mind at rest. For a woman with a normal BMI they are expected to put on between …

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To My Princess 1 – 5 Years 6 Months

To Princess 1, This morning on our walk to school I told you that you were officially 5 and a half years old! It confused you a bit and sparked conversations about how many days until you’d be 6. The walk to school was refreshing, it was the only part of the day week month that you haven’t been rude …

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My BritMums Live 2014 Experience

At 1:39pm hubby and I jumped on the train to London Bridge. I’d been in a bit of a panic that morning, stressing about the size of my bag and that I couldn’t fit everything in one. I was being quite selfish! There was hubby carrying a rather heavy rucksack whilst I complained of my aching feet, again all my …

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Life With Pink Princesses Is Now On Bloglovin & Google+

I’ve had so much inspiration from my weekend at BritMums Live. Two things I realised were: I need to read more blogs & I need to be on Google+. So without further ado, today I joined Bloglovin and have started to add my favourite blogs to it. Follow my blog via Bloglovin here. Also, please send me your links to …

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Nabby Baby Monitor Review

As a parent, safety is very high on the list of priorities. Whether it’s preventing cuts and grazes, making sure they look before they cross the road and making sure they are safe in every environment. My biggest fear is when I’m not around and I have zero control over their safety. Night times to be precise. I wasn’t as …

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One Million Milestone

I stopped checking my stats religiously a while ago. Right at the beginning I’d check every day, more than three times a day. Now it’s more like once a day or even once every two days. I tend to follow an average line of views a day. Today I checked my stats and was utterly shocked to see it was …

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Britmums Live 2014 – What I’ll be wearing

It’s my first time at Britmums Live, the UKs biggest two day blogger & social media conference. I’ve been very excited and extremely nervous. There’s less than two weeks left to prepare and my main focus has been on what I’ll be wearing. I’m no fashion expert, in fact my knowledge of fashion and clothes is next to zero. I …

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To My Princess 2 – 1 Year 4 Months

To my Princess 2, Last month I said we had been introduced to your tantrums. Well they are still going  very strong! You have really grown in your attitude when it comes to things you want or don’t like. You’ll throw yourself or scream. It’s really quite cute but we have begun to put a stop to it and introduced …

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Bliss Buggy Push in Sevenoaks Chronicle Newspaper

After the school run this morning I immediately went to our local newsagent to grab myself a copy of the Sevenoaks Chronicle. There outside on a huge poster was the words “Mums’ Charity Buggy Push”. I huge rush of achievement fell over me. I feel so proud to have raised awareness for Bliss and to share our story. Here’s a …

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Sweet Dreams Travel GroBag Review

The weather is warming up and we’ve put away the winter GroBag and reached for the summer one.We’ve got the Sweet Dreams Travel GroBag for this year’s warmer weather… If it stays around that is?! I love how beautiful and subtle the pattern is on it yet very girly too! This GroBag is a 0.5tog and made from a single layer of 100% …

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The Ideal Home Show with John Lewis & Quiet Mark

A couple of weeks ago the lovely people at John Lewis invited me along to the Ideal Home Show. I’ve never been to anything like that before, I’ve stuck to just Baby Shows! But with ideas flowing through my brain about our home and the chance to get inspired we accepted and headed to London. It was amazing and so …

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I’m A Morrisons Mum with Britmums

The latest campaign for Morrisons is yet a further cut in food prices. Over 1,000 every day items have had a huge slash in their prices. As part of this campaign there was a chance to receive £80 in vouchers to spend with Britmums. A week later, £80 of Morrisons vouchers appeared in the post congratulating me for becoming a …

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