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5 of the best destinations for a summer holiday with the kids

Source It’s no secret that I absolutely love getting away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Travelling has ...
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Hopping Hare Candles – An Introduction

I met Claire of Hopping Hare Candles at a small business fair in Leamington Spa when I snapped up one of ...
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Tissue Paper Vases

Tissue paper vases - I love these. I seriously love these. I think that they are one of my favourite ...
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Posterlounge World Map


When Posterlounge contacted me offering me a piece of artwork to review in honesty I hesitated. I always want to ...
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Family walking

Getting Active This Spring

According to a ComRes poll for BUPA back in November 2015, the most common New Year’s resolution is to lose ...
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Millennial Generation Renting

It feels as though change is once more afoot economically. There is so much not just on the horizon but ...
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Kidlo Apps

Technology is all around us. Growing up I had sticks and mud and paper and pens, and whilst they’re absolutely ...
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Spring Is Sprung

Is spring sprung? It certainly feels as though it is. After the Beast from the East last week bringing minus ...
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Family Road Trip Adventures

Holidays. I love them! Now that the boys are getting a little older I am feeling both excited and determined ...
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I have suffered with very dry skin and eczema for my whole life. During the cold winter months it gets ...
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KAYA Jewellery

This week I have had the absolute pleasure of being sent a beautiful bracelet from KAYA Jewellery. Hand engraved in ...
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Getting back to bicycles

It’s been a long time since I have ridden a bicycle. Properly ridden one I mean, over a distance longer ...
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Chaucer’s Valentine’s Gift

Widely considered to be the spearhead of English Literature, Geoffrey Chaucer also gave us a Valentine’s Day gift centuries ago ...
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Squidgydoodle Superhero Adventure

Squidgydoodle. You may recall that I introduced you to Debbie at Squidgydoodle last autumn when we tested out her lovely ...
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2018 Family Bucket List

I didn’t use to be a huge fan of making bucket lists for our family, mostly because I don’t like ...
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Creating bookmarks

Making bookmarks with your children can be so much fun. In our house it perfectly connects the joy of reading ...
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Death By PowerPoint

(Does It Have To Be So Dull?) PowerPoint. The go to presentation software for many a business expert, but equally ...
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Mindfulness In Children

One of the joys of being a parent is watching your children grow. Seeing them explore the world around them ...
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