Tag Archives: fun

The General Election & The MADS Blog Awards

So today, we packed the kids up and headed to our local polling station. I felt really nervous actually. I have no idea how the whole “politics” thing works and I certainly haven’t been following each party to know what they are promising. I woke this morning and had a quick look over each party’s websites to see if anything …

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Letter To My Princess 2 – 2 Years 3 Months

To my Princess 2, I just can’t believe that you are 27 months already. In the scheme of things that is such a short amount of time yet it feels like you’ve been in our world for a lot longer. I cant believe how well you are progressing with your personality. You are such a cheeky little girl and you …

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I’m Going to BritMums Live 2015

I blogged about my sponsor for BritMums Live this year being Fisher-Price, that can be viewed here, and now I wanted to join in with the BritMums linky as I’m completely awful with remembering faces and names, I’ll usually know who you are by your child rather than the actual blogger themselves. Plus, I’m super shy so want to prewarn …

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Celebrating The Royal Birth with Mothercare

In case you have been hidden under a rock the entire weekend, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge aka Kate Middleton gave birth to a daughter weighing 8lbs 3oz on Saturday 2nd May. Her Royal Highness Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge… I must remind them that there’s already three filling the princess title… To celebrate the arrival Mothercare have …

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My Matalan Modern Family

In 30 years of business, Matalan have recognised the changes in family life and have evolved their products to suit a wide variety of families. They have launched their Made for Modern Families campaign and there’s even a little competition where you can upload your family portrait for a chance to win £250! A photo like this one: I wrote …

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My Sunday Photo – 03/05/2015

We’ve had a pretty normal week this week. Nothing out of the ordinary except a play date for P1. This weekend, P1 and P2 have been with their Grandparents for their usual monthly sleepover and so we’ve been left with just P3. Previous months we have shipped P3 to my MiL for some child free time to have a meal …

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Playdale Playgrounds Ltd at Manor Park Country Park

The first week of our Easter Holidays was really busy. I wanted to pack in lots of fun for P1 as we are known to be pretty poorly during school holidays and normally we end up sick on the sofa recovering. I wanted to embrace each and every day. Playdale Playgrounds Ltd asked us to review a local park that …

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Parragon Book Buddies – Growl With The Animals Review

When I arrived for my first ever BritMums Live in 2014 I was completely overwhelmed by it all. Then when I saw the Parragon stall with ginormous cupcakes (I was pregnant with P3 at the time) I started to feel much more comfortable. I’ve always been a lover of books and with technology taking over our lives I still want my …

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Educational Toys at George Asda

Without being an expert I have grown to know that children learn best through play. This is what I have learnt over my six years of parenting and so when I was asked to review George at Asda’s educational toy range I was thrilled. We used to live right next door to an Asda but the toy section was pretty …

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Letter to my Princess 3 – 7 Months

To my Princess 3, 7 months means that we are now in the lead up to your 1st birthday and that’s just crazy. The newborn days are behind us now which makes me super emotional. You are our very last baby and seeing these months quickly zooming past and you growing so quickly is sad but in a happy way. …

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5 Steps to Summer Holiday Planning

Not sure on where or what to do for the summer get away? You’re not the only one, and without proper planning you could soon find yourself in the middle of 2 weeks of hell instead of that perfect trip away. So here are 5 top tips on making sure your summer holiday is a success.  Step 1 – It’s …

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#BeSuper for Superhero Day with Barbie

 Today is National Superhero Day, a day to celebrate the heroes and heroines but the thing is, there aren’t many well known heroines! When I think of a lady superhero my first thoughts are Cat Woman but I don’t actually know much about her. We were asked to host a Princess Power Party. I don’t think in a million years …

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Toddler Night Terrors

If you are a regular reader you’ll know that P2 has never been very good with sleep. Right from the very beginning up until recently she has woke on average 3 times a night but since turning two things certainly looked on the up. She had been sleeping through more often than not, if she did wake it would be …

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My Sunday Photo – 26/04/2015

It’s Sunday again and today we have my Grandad over for the day. I wanted to post My Sunday Photo early so I can have a lovely day. This photo was taken of P2 and me yesterday. We have been investing in a few photography things. Our newest addition is a new flash and it’s made my pictures look amazing. …

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