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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 6

That was the last full week as a family of five. This is our last scrapbook summer post too. The past six weeks have gone incredibly fast and I can’t believe we are embarking on a new school year. Hubby and I actually spent most of this past week without the girls but they’ve been having the best last week …

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Our Scrapbook Summer Holidays 2018 – Week 5

It’s been a week much like the previous one, with a lot of time spent indoors. Each day we’ve taken a quick trip out to the shops mainly or to a local park. Hubby and I have been very preoccupied with giving this blog a little refresh. I have had to (and still am) go through all of my posts …

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5 Things To Keep In Your Bag While Going For A Hen Do

Hen weekends are meant to be full of frenzy and fun! When your best girl is going to walk the aisle in a few days, it is your responsibility to give her a fabulous send off from her singlehood. After all, it is going to be her last party with all you ladies before she ties the knot, so it …

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Revamping The McDonald’s Happy Meal

I am definitely not ashamed to admit that my family love a McDonald’s. We don’t go often but I think it’s a great treat for the girls and have always loved the food. I was lucky enough to work with McDonald’s to go behind the scenes in one of their restaurants, hear about future plans (one of which happened to …

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4 Tips for Coping with Stressful Life Changes

Stress is a normal part of everyday life, and it comes in many different forms, from daily life hassles, such as forgetting to set your alarm, to chronic stress often caused by hormonal imbalances within the body. For these kinds of stressors, it is often easy to find solutions and learn from the mistakes made to avoid the same happening …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – Reflecting

We’ve been child free this weekend. It’s felt like quite a while since we had some proper child free time as the past few times has been interupted by chickenpox, a sleepover and being just so busy! The lead up to the summer holidays has already been so incredibly manic. There’s been school trips, days out and so many after …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – Father’s Day

Seeing as it’s Father’s Day today, I felt it quite appropriate for my Sunday photo to be of the main man of our household, technically the only man unless you count the cats. This post is for him on Father’s Day! Thank you for… Forever being there for us Always being able to make our broken hearts whole again Trusting …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – Sleepover Party

This weekend P1 had a sleepover party for one of her school friends’ birthday. She had been so excited for weeks and weeks, picking out the present and writing the card. She spent Saturday being quite difficult to deal with as excitement had overcome her. But off she went. Just before she left P3 came up to me with a …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – A Busy Week

This week has felt like a manic blur of busy. There has been so much going on that I honestly don’t know whether I am coming or going at times. I’ve had a headache most of this week too which has been a nightmare especially as the weather has been pretty good all week, apart from the odd rain showers. …

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How To Prepare For Summer With A Busy Schedule

With summer teetering on the horizon, it’s time to get prepared for feeling confident and happy in the sunshine. This summer, you can improve your summer glow even with a hectic lifestyle by following this useful guide. From ensuring your legs are ready for the sunshine, to changing your lifestyle to eat more healthy greens in the place of junk …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – A Royal Street Party

Yesterday was one of the nicest days we’ve had in a long time. I want to blog about it separately but had to share this photo of my girlies blowing bubbles together for this weeks My Sunday Photo. We went to a street party to celebrate the Royal Wedding and my girls were more than happy running around freely on …

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You Are Not A Failure, You Are Not Alone

Today I realised I am not alone. This sounds silly because there’s honestly so much coverage on the topic that I’m talking about, yet I still felt very lonely. Being a mum of three is hard work. They are draining. They are a constant. I always feel I’m not good enough for them, that they could be having a better …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – Chickenpox!

This week has been all about chickenpox. Very nearly two weeks after P2 first broke out with chickenpox, P1 and P3 came down with it. I plan to write another post all about it but definitely thought that for this weeks My Sunday Photo, it had to be of my biggest baby. She has suffered quite badly this week, I …

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Our Bank Holiday Weekend

I hadn’t even realised it was Bank Holiday weekend until someone reminded me there was no school on Monday. The girls were due to spend the weekend with my Mum in Essex, I hadn’t realised it was going to be a long weekend. Hubby and I met my Mum half way, at Ikea Thurrock. After saying our goodbyes to the …

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My Sunday Photo 2018 – Going To London To See Tully With Channel Mum

This week has been a very odd one hasn’t it?! We’ve had extreme rain followed by a glorious weekend. I spent Thursday doing something completely out of my comfort zone. I went to London by myself to meet the Channel Mum team for a private screening of Tully. I was so nervous beforehand. Travelling by myself, meeting new people, meeting …

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