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BoobieMilk Baby & Toddler Show Bluewater Ticket Competition

I’ve been contacted by BoobieMilk to host a competition to win two pairs of tickets to the Baby & Toddler Show at Glow, Bluewater on the 11-13th October 2013.   BoobieMilk will be fitting and selling nursing bras and vests from Hotmilk, Emma-Jane and Carriwell including the new GelWire nursing bra at the Baby and Toddler Show.  Prices start at …

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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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Planning Your Winter Getaway With Your Family

If you’ve been here a while then you will know that I am definitely not a winter person. I would take the warmth over the cold any day. Winter is rapidly approaching us and it is probably time we should start preparing ourselves for it whether that’s staying in the UK or adventuring further afield. Where In The World? Obviously …

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5 Budgeting Tips for Newly Married Couples

Marrying the love of your life is a wonderful thing and something that most people will strive for throughout their lives. However, once you’ve exchanged rings, you need to start your life together, and this can sometimes lead to a few challenges that may easily send even the happiest of relationships spiraling into despair. One of the biggest issues that …

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The Best Family Staycation Ideas

Summer getaways with your family can be some of the most cherished memories that you’ll ever make, so finding the perfect way to spend those holidays is so, so important. When you’re booking a holiday, you’ll be spoilt for choice in terms of location – you can venture further afield to Europe, Africa and beyond, or stay closer to home …

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Planning the Perfect Lake District Getaway

The weather is looking up so naturally, everyone’s thinking about sneaking few days away – but how do you choose where’s the best fit for you? The Lake District has options for everyone from adventure-seekers to those who are just looking for a quiet place to relax, with plenty to do, see and experience on the way. If you’re a …

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Tips for Stress-Free Family Holidays

Family holidays should be fun times where you and your loved ones can enjoy spending some quality time together. Yet sometimes getting the family ready for a trip and making sure everyone enjoys themselves while they are there can be hard work, and you might feel like you need a holiday to recover from your holiday! If you have a …

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A Couple of Ideas to Help You to Spruce up Your Home

If your home is looking a little tired, but, you do not have the time to redecorate, read on. Below, I share with you a few ways to quickly freshen things up. Implementing most of them won’t cost you a fortune. Sort out your tatty skirting boards Most people’s skirting boards are badly scuffed and dented. Getting down on your …

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10 Reasons Why You Should Go Camping with Children

Camping is hugely popular in the UK. It’s an idyllic idea – setting off to a woodland or beach, pitching the tent, then immersing yourself in nature, free from the interruptions of everyday life. However, there’s an alternative image of camping, which usually involves lots of rain, frustrated children, and soggy sausages on the barbeque. Sadly, it’s this latter notion …

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Why You Should Plan An Education Vacation

When I book holidays I have to admit that I don’t think about the educational value of the experiences. I really should studies suggest that eight in ten children are more interested in what they are taught at school after an educational holiday, while more than half (59%) of children who go on educational holidays achieve higher grades at school. Travel, …

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Best Type Of House To Make Your Kids Happy

Thinking always seems to be that you should upgrade your housing as your family expands and this makes perfect sense, who wouldn’t want a nicer place? The question really is though is what is the best setting to bring up children, what would be best for their well-being and also what would make them happiest. In Town Or Out In …

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What is Laser Hair Removal and is it a Good Option?

You know the struggle to rid your body of unwanted hair. It can sometimes seem like an almost daily battle. The seemingly endless cycle of plucking, waxing or shaving can be monotonous and time consuming. It can also be frustrating because the you can easily miss hairs, and those you do remove come back far too fast. If you are …

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Teaching Responsible Saving

There’s a well known book called the Art of War, and possibly the best piece of advice contained within its pages is that if you see peace, prepare for battle. In essence, plan for the future, because smooth sailing can become stormy waters in the blink of an eye. While money can’t be thrown at every problem in life, there …

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Things to Consider When Your Family Gets Bigger

You might not have planned a large family when you first got together, but before you know it, your family could be vying for space in your home. When it comes to having children, provided your experiences are happy ones, on the whole, it’s very easy to get carried away. When you’re surrounded by children life seems so much easier …

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5 Ways To Boost Your Glamour Game

Night feeds, 6am starts, the school run…when was the last time you sat and took your time with your makeup? Had a long relaxing bath rather than a quick jump in the shower whilst being supervised by your children…? Being a mum is so rewarding – hard work of course, but the pros massively outweigh the cons I’m sure you’d …

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