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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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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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So Ready…

It feels like the children have been home for years but at the same time I cannot believe how quickly the summer holidays have whizzed by. We have crammed a lot into the last 6 weeks, August hasn’t been the best month weather wise but we made the most of it with days out, lazy mornings, late nights, being busy…

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Stepping Back into Real Life

What a beautiful weekend we are having! I’m so happy the sun has made a return it makes life so much brighter doesn’t it. I absolutely love blogging and recording events in my life but I do get overwhelmed by stats, followers, tweets, Instagram posts, Facebook statuses etc. I find myself getting swallowed up by social media and sometimes feel…

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How To: Remove Wax From Candle Jars & Reuse

I absolutely love candles I have them burning all year round, making my home smell fresh. However, when they are finished with I feel bad for popping the jar in the recycling as some of the jars are so pretty. I recently finished burning the Aldi No.2 candle and really wanted to use the jar afterwards as it is big…

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My 5 Favourite Youtube Mums

Even before I knew what a blog was I was hooked on watching Youtube, mainly searching for mothers and families alike. I have complied a list of my top 5 favourite Youtube mums/families that I have watched for a number of years. Some of these mums have gotten me through pregnancy insomnia, night feeds and kept me company whilst I’ve…

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Summer Holidays!!

Yes, the summer holidays are in reach and my goodness the break is needed. Amelie is exhausted and cannot wait to finish school on Friday, we are going to celebrate her first year in Reception with a movie, sweets, popcorn, ice cream and snuggles when Charlie chops is in bed. Below is a list of things I’m looking forward to…

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I Chose This Life – Do I Have The Right To Moan?

A post I recently¬†published on the wonderful Meetothermums. From the moment you find out you are expecting your first child life changes. Your world is turned upside down whether you planned your pregnancy or not, fast forward 9 months when you have your beautiful bundle of squishiness in your arms and you are on cloud nine strolling along with your…

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What A Week – Tonsillitis, Fevers & Exhaustion!

Well, what a week it has been.¬†I am so glad to be sailing into the weekend as I am bleddy exhausted! The week started off with Amelie burning up during Sunday evening, her temperature was high and she was complaining of a sore throat. Earlier that day she had a barky cough, not like croup more of a whooping cough…

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I’m THAT Mum…

A post I published for Meetothermums, I hope you like it. I am that mum who… Uses the TV as a babysitter when I need to get jobs done or just have 5 minutes to myself Gives the children chocolate more than once a week, I use it as a negotiator, bribe and treat Falls for every trick in the…

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