Category: Family

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Pumpkin Patch – Jolly Pumpkin PYO, Exeter

Pumpkin Patches were not a “thing” when I was younger. In fact I don’t remember carving pumpkins until quite late on in childhood and even then, there were other Halloween traditions that overtook this. However, times have certainly changed and now instead of picking up a pumpkin with your weekly shop, you can make a …

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Weekend Adventures: Minehead, Ice Creams, Vivary Park & Family Time

Back with a Weekend Adventures post, something I have not published in such a long time. This post was actually from back in June when we were still social distancing and establishments were not fully open. I thought it would be fun to document and look back on. Saturday 13th June It was a slow …

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How To: 5 Minute Crafts For Kids – Fire Breathing Kitchen Tube Dragon

I thought I would share a quick 5 minute craft idea for kids. We have been collecting various cardboard boxes, toilet tubes, egg boxes etc. My two love crafting and getting creative, it keeps them occupied for ages and there is nothing better than getting all the glue, sequins, pom poms and googly eyes out. …

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Life Lately: Coronavirus, Home Schooling & Emotions

Long time, no speak! I’ve wanted to publish a blog post for ages, unfortunately due to the current state of affairs – Coronavirus –  life has been completely flipped upside down. How are we all coping, I hope everyone is well? We are currently on our second week of the Easter holidays, the kiddies have …

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Protect Your Home Against The Spread of Coronavirus With Milton Antibacterial Products

Hand hygiene is one of the most important measures to help prevent germs and disease from spreading. With the spread of coronavirus at an all time high it is paramount that we take every step possible in order to stop the spread of this horrific disease. Milton products have been used and trusted by hospitals …

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Learning Through Play At Home, Brand New: Playmobil City Life Range

With schools closed, lockdown and Easter holidays coming up, Playmobil is even more relevant than ever. A timeless activity to challenge children’s imaginations, learn through play, create, role play scenarios, interact and to have fun. Playmobil have launched a brand new City Life range which will entice your littles to play for hours. We were …

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Mother’s Day Gifts: All Budgets

Mother’s Day is only a few weeks away, how did this happen!? I think I say it every year but time really does go so quickly. I always associate Mother’s Day with Spring time approaching, daffodils, baby lambs being born and of course all the Spring pastels – anyone else gravitate towards baby pinks, cotton …

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Top 5 Favourite Games For Children

We love playing games as a family and have quite the selection. I find it a brilliant distraction if the children are a bit wired and need that calm time without being plugged into a tablet. I thought I would share our top 5 favourite games which we have been playing on repeat.   DOBBLE …

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Chickenpox – Remedies That Worked For Us

Chickenpox hit our household just before Christmas. I have to say, trying to diagnose the pox was the second most trickiest thing, the first was wondering whether I was actually in labour, contractions were hard to figure out. So what were the first signs of the pox? SYMPTOMS The first I would say was the …

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Bah-Humbug to Elf On The Shelf Gifts & Christmas Eve Box

Elf On The Shelf – I am no Scrooge, I absolutely LOVE Christmas anyone who knows me knows I am Mrs Christmas. However, this Christmas is going to be a little different to Christmases past. We only started the Elf on The Shelf tradition a few years ago, up until then the children hadn’t even …