Children

Compliments From My Kids…

My children are lovely but some of the things they say to me are unintentionally horrible. Instead of getting upset I laugh hysterically as the words coming out of their tiny mouths are brilliant.  These are just a few of the lovely compliments my kiddies have said to me. When I’m going for a wee in the pub toilet… Amelie:…

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Mummy Life

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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Review

The Diet Plate®

Summer is well and truly here, people are getting ready for holidays abroad or stay-cations in the UK and others have returned from a holiday feeling sluggish and bloated after indulging in the all inclusive food at the hotel… sound about right? Yup, the latter is most definitely me, I always feel like I need to eat a huge salad when…

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Children

Summer Bucket List

  Eat fish & chips on the beach with Daddy after work Go strawberry picking Have a picnic at the park Visit the zoo Toast marshmallows Enjoy ice creams Pick sunflowers at the farm Have a water balloon fight Go to the beach with friends Dance in the rain Take a train ride to another town and explore Visit local…

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Days Out

Paulos Circus – Topsham, Exeter

We love visiting Paulos Circus and have been many times before, it is a traditional family fun show that just gets better each time you visit.  I was extremely excited to be invited to the opening night of the all new #HereTodayTour at Darts Farm, Topsham. As we have seen the show before I was expecting the same or similar set up, however,…

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Days Out

Quality Time – Budleigh Beach, Devon

It has been scorching in Exmouth and whilst it was far too hot to be outside yesterday, today was a little cooler. I planned to take Charlie out for the morning to Budleigh beach as we had not been there since the winter. I really wanted to spend some quality time with him away from my phone, away from the…

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Review

Mum Hacks – Tanith Carey

Being a parent to however many children you are constantly chasing your tail. What with housework, school runs, baby/toddler groups, play dates, unexpected visitors, etc etc – us parents are run ragged. I’m certainly all for making my life easier and the Mum Hacks book by Tanith Carey is a little bible of brilliance. There are a number of things…

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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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