Me and My Amazfit Bip

Me And My Amazfit Bip

Fitness trackers have been around a long time. There are the all singing all dancing contraptions, various exercise specific ones, ...
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Children's television favourites

Guest post – Children’s TV Shows

From time to time I have guest posts on my blog, and today I am delighted to share my husband's ...
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Getting Creative – Origami Bookmarks

I love origami. There’s a calmness to it that really appeals to the crafty, creative side of me. The little ...
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Introducing ‘The Finest Supermarket in Kabul’ by Ele Pawelski

There are only a few things that rival my love for reading a good book. Writing that takes my mind ...
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Park in autumn

10 Things I Love About Autumn

Autumn is my favourite season. I know that not everyone shares this view but for me it is a time ...
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5 Top Tips For Travelling With A Young Family

Source As many of you know, travelling is firmly on our family agenda. It's something that we don't do nearly ...
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Why I Believe in the Internet

I overheard someone talking a few days ago saying that we are heading for an internet and social media backlash ...
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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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