Days Out

Bike Rides In Dawlish Warren

The weekend has whizzed by – again! We had a lovely time of pottering around and not really doing a great deal, I love weekends like that. The children have been really into riding their bikes so we headed over to Dawlish Warren for a ride along the beach followed by face paints and a run around. We love visiting…

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Children

What My 3 Year Old Eats

I’ve been having a real issue with Charlie’s eating habits for around a month or so, he has become really fussy. Something which I didn’t think would happen as he has always been a really good eater, I think that Amelie’s fussiness rubs off on him and if she doesn’t like something the whole world knows about it. Here is…

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Halloween Activities In Devon

I realise it is only September but I love Halloween, even more so now I have children. However I’m always stuck for ideas on places to visit and activities to do with the children. My ideal Halloween would be picking our own pumpkins at a cute farm, apple bobbing, decorating the whole house inside and out and going crazy with…

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Mummy Life

Mum’s Autumn Wishlist

There’s a crisp feel to the air, the nights are getting darker, the leaves are on the turn… Autumn is on the way. If you know me, you know that Autumn is my favourite time of year, I love getting cosy and layering up. There’s nothing I like better than going through my wardrobe pulling out all my summer clothes…

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Mummy Life

On The Go Snacks For Kids

I thought I would share with you my favourite on the go snacks for kids that I take with me on days out and trips in the car. I do take drinks with me but I make these fresh before we venture out. Charlie is a huge fan of Soreen and these little lunchbox sized bars are really yummy. I…

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Cooking

Homemade Roasted Mediterranean Vegetables

I love cooking and making things from scratch, this week I thought I would give roasted Mediterranean vegetables a bash. I didn’t follow any recipe I just kind of winged it – after all how hard can it be to mess up a few bits of veg in a bag. We quite often buy the already prepared Mediterranean vegetables from…

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Weekend Adventures – Exeter Museum & Exmouth

We survived the first week back to school, I had forgotten how tired the children would be after a long day at school. We didn’t have any specific plans for the weekend as the week had been so busy. SATURDAY We decided to take the children to Exeter for an explore around the Royal Albert Memorial Museum as the weather…

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Review

Back To School Evening Routine

Normality and routine has been restored and we are back to our evening routine (sort of). It does take a couple of weeks to settle back in properly but I’m so pleased we have structure again. 3.15pm – School pick up. 4.00pm – 4.30pm – Dinner time, this may seem early to most but my children are hangry little monsters…

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Monthly Favourites

August Favourites

I’ve not posted a monthly favourites in a while but here I am uploading one today, enjoy! HOME & LIFESTYLE I cannot tell you how obsessed I am with this fine combination of laundry assortments. I’ve been using these products for the longest time, I wouldn’t be without my Vanish Gold, especially since school has started again and Amelie has…

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Children

Back To School Essentials

After flapping like a mad woman last September wondering whether I had the correct uniform for Amelie starting Reception, this year I’ve left everything until the last minute (Sunday 3rd Sept to be exact) and managed to pick up the essentials we needed. Here is a list of everything I’ve bought for year 1. Name Labels – If I can…

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