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“It was an intimate event and the weather was absolutely beautiful”

Today was the day of the 5km Buggy Push I arranged to raise money for Bliss, a charity very close to my heart. I’d put up posters in our local Sainsburys and Tesco, my MiL had helped to put posters on the notice boards in various locations, I’d pleaded many times on Twitter, Facebook and our local Mums Facebook page!It …

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“That locket was very precious to my Nan”

On Wednesday my Grandad came over to Kent to spent the day with us. It was a lovely day and we visited the local nature trail too. When he arrived he gave me something, he said “here’s a little piece of Nan”. I knew what it was as he’d told me I’d be given it soon but I wasn’t quite …

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“We became quickly stressed out by our ant invasion”

We had a busy day yesterday. Out from 11-6. We went on a nature trail, fed the ducks and then visited family. We arrived home feeling quite tired and needing to get dinner on before bedtime only to find out the house had been invaded by ants!! It isn’t the first time it’s happened. About a week ago they started …

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“I take him for granted”

I’ve been feeling very grateful lately. For having the husband I do. I take him for granted really, everything he’s done and keeps doing for us. P1 isn’t biologically his child, but right from the beginning he’s taken her under his wing and very quickly she called him “Dad” out of her own choice. Hubby didn’t have to do this, …

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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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Our Makeover Is Completed!

The new look has been completed!! How do you like our new logo/header that hubby and I created ourselves… Much more sophisticated than the previous one and has saved us some pounds! Also, we’ve come to realise that typing lifewithpinkprincesses.co.uk each time you want to get to my site is probably quite tiresome and tricky to remember and maybe even …

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The blog has had an overhaul!!

As you can see hubby has been very busy giving the blog a complete overhaul. I’d also like to apologise to those of you who received about 13 foreign emails from me this afternoon/evening, we forgot that it automatically sends emails when a new post is added which is what happened whilst we played around. I’m absolutely in love with …

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“Both of us grew up with animals around us”

I’ve always had a love for animals. I’ve always respected them even if sometimes they didn’t respect me. As a child, my earliest memories, I’ve been surrounded by various animals. As a child, I grew up with a mum who’s career was a veterinary nurse. We actually lived attached to a veterinary clinic… When I say attached I mean part …

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I’m A Britmums Live Virgin

For those of you who aren’t bloggers or just haven’t heard of Britmums before, they are the UK’s largest collective of lifestyle bloggers and digital influencers! Britmums Live is the UK’s biggest, two-day social media conference and blogger event. After reading blog posts after last years conference I was desperate to attend myself so booked up as soon as the …

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“I’m annoyed with both soaps for exactly the same reason!! The way they portray teenage/young mums”

I watch Hollyoaks and EastEnders religiously – thank goodness for Sky+!! I tend to get really emotional about certain storylines. I’ve posted my anger towards Hollyoaks’ teenage pregnancy storyline before, the Sinead one. I was actually quite pleased that she didn’t get the baby adopted blah blah. Anyway, I’m annoyed with both soaps for exactly the same reason!! The way …

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“It definitely feels like it has been longer than two years”

Tuesday marked two years since hubby asked me to be his girlfriend. It definitely feels like it has been longer than two years. We’ve been through a lot in such a short time; tears of all varieties, a baby, a marriage and the death of my Nan. Anyway, enough of that, hubby treated me with some yummy goodies for my …

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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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“Hungry Horse restaurants are blooming fantastic!”

I’ve been to three Hungry Horse restaurants in my life time (as far as I know) and I can honestly say that they are blooming fantastic restaurants. We’ve always had fantastic staff, a huge range on the menu for all ages and the food has always been scrumptious but what makes it even better is the value for money!! We …

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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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