Family, Lifestyle

A Mother’s Instinct is Always Right – My Boy Needs Glasses

Sunday 6th January 2019 was a big day in our household. About a week before, Charlie mentioned everything looked fuzzy to him and he was getting pain in his head. I, like all mums said ‘lets give you some calpol’ and hoped it would clear up, he did have a head cold and crusty eyes. …

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Back to Life, Back to Reality

January 7th – back to school runs, mum life (not that I got a break over Christmas, let’s be honest) and cracking on with the New Year. I’m a bit funny with New Year, it doesn’t officially start for me until the children have returned to school, it just doesn’t feel right. So we finished …

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Nativity, Coffee Dates and A Merry Christmas!

Life has been a blur of Christmas festivities, mince pies, coffee dates, nativity performances and so much chocolate. But, I’ve loved every second of it this is what December is all about and I for one, do not want it to end. I’m one of those people who absolutely loves the build up to Christmas …

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Christmas Frozen Yoghurt Bark

We love sweet treats in our house especially around Christmas time. Today I made a slab of Christmas Frozen Yoghurt Bark for my munchkins as an after school snack. My kiddies are ravenous when I collect them from school and raid the cupboards as soon as they barge through the door, so having something on …

Lifestyle, Review

Children’s Christmas Stocking Fillers Gift Guide 2018

Receiving a stocking from┬áSanta was the best part of Christmas for me when I was small. As an adult I still get that real excitement when putting together presents for my children’s stockings. I have found some lovely gifts this year that I will be adding to their stocking, here is what is on offer. …

Lifestyle, Review

Children’s Christmas Gift Guide 2018

I find choosing presents for my children as they are getting older such a challenge. This year they have only asked for 2 items each (cheap Christmas for me!). As well as finding gifts for my children I also have the task of shopping for family and friends with young children. This year’s Children’s Christmas …

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Keeping Christmas Simple

Keeping Christmas simple this year. I don’t know what happens to you when you have children but you just want the best of the best for them and this includes the perfect Christmas. We’ve had lots of wonderful Christmases, the children have had a big pile of presents, we’ve gone through all of the Christmas …