18 Summers Cup of Toast

18 Summers

There has been a lot of conversation and writing about having 18 summers with our children. If you’ve missed it ...
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Decisions, Decisions

We’ve made some pretty big life decisions over the past few years. Having children, moving house, changing career, that kind ...
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Are you body confident - reframe your perception. Cup of Toast

Body Confidence

This is me. On the beach. Nailing life by having fun with my family. In my clothes. I've spent the ...
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Books Are Cool – Leo’s War Patricia Murphy

From time to time I come across a real gem. You will no doubt know by now how much I ...
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The Forgotten Forest

The Forgotten Forest

“Mama, I love it!” Munch turned to me with his eyes wide, full of wonder and inspiration. We had just ...
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Playing our part: recycling more

As a family we’ve always been conscious of recycling and the impact that our actions have on the environment. We ...
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Sand pit

Out in the garden this summer

Summer is a great time to get outdoors and enjoy the fresh air. We love going to parks, exploring woodland ...
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View across to the Biomes

Our Day At Eden Project

The Eden Project in Cornwall. It had been on our list of things to do for years and a couple ...
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Share the Shuffle - Cup of Toast

Share the Shuffle

A while ago (in fact, getting into the realms of a long time ago) I was tagged by the lovely ...
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Mud & Bloom box review by Cup of Toast

Mud and Bloom Review

If you’ve followed me for a while you’ll know how much I enjoy being outdoors, and how much I encourage ...
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Summer Holiday

Summer Holiday On A Budget

With the arrival of the summer holidays comes a wonderful opportunity adventure, but also a real need to budget. So ...
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Santa Pod Raceway

Free Days Out

We all love a good day out, but so many of them can almost break the bank. I’ve compiled a ...
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Free Days In Ideas - Lego

Free Days In

When we look towards the holidays or a clear weekend in the diary I know that my mind is often ...
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Managing your household budget with Cup of Toast

Managing Your Household Budget

Running a household can be an expensive business. There are bills to be paid, essential maintenance work, grocery shopping and ...
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View of the sea, Turkey

Get Away For Less

Everyone deserves a break, but finding one that suits your budget can be hard to come by. These are my ...
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Colouring your life in

Expressing your personality with colour

Whether we focus on it or not, we all love colour. We all have a favourite colour too (or perhaps ...
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Sitting among clover

#30DaysWild – A June Success!

June saw us once more taking part in #30DaysWild run by The Wildlife Trusts. As I mentioned in my previous ...
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Hopster Safari

Hopster Coding Safari

You lucky lot are in for a treat as Jacob is taking the reins once more and reviewing the latest ...
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