Life

Baking A Halloween Spooky Sports Day Story

I’m all in for a seasonal bake. It’s much more fun than a seasonal craft and weirdly less mess in our case. Although admittedly they do more baking with my Mum than they do with me. As it’s Halloween season, we decided to take part in the Halloween Story bake that Betty Crocker is currently running over on their website. …

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A Surprise Cavapoo Puppy

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook then you’ll already know about our little surprise. I insta-storied the day as it panned out you see. I was far too excited. I’ll try to keep my excitement at bay for this blog post. Basically my Mum is a crazy animal person. She was a veterinary nursery for the majority of …

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Too Many Clubs

Just a quick little post from me today. With back to school in full swing now I wanted to share a video I filmed a few weeks ago all about the clubs my girls do. I remember seeing one of those car signs you pop in the window like “baby on board” and it said “mums taxi” well my life …

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Interior Trends For Winter 2018

Are you looking to give the home a makeover this winter? Each year, interior design trends change to match the upcoming seasons. Whether you’re looking to simply add a little colour, or whether you’re hoping to make more of a dramatic change, below you’ll discover some of the top interior trends for winter 2018. Rich, cosy earthy tones As the …

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How To Make The Most Out Of The School Run

The school run in the morning can be a tough time for everyone involved. It’s early, hectic and there is a high possibility something is going to be forgotten at home – whether it’s a piece of homework, a PE kit or a packed lunch. All of these stresses aside, these mornings can be valuable time you get to spend …

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Egg and Chips with a Twist

When you’ve had a long day and you don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen, egg and chips is always a reliable dish to fall back on. It serves up that comfort-food kick and is plenty filling enough, without you needing to toil over a hot hob. I love having this quick, easy meal up my sleeve – especially …

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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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Cooling Down In Eynsford Ford

Monday already feels like such a long time ago now. I’m already reminiscing about the sunshine seeing as we’ve had storms and heavy rain for a full day. But I will take you back to Bank Holiday Monday when the weather was gloriously hot and the sun was out. We wanted to do something with the girls but wasn’t really …

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