Our week in photos

Welcome to our week in photos. This is our weekly catch up for both sets of grandparents who live abroad and don’t get to be as much a part of the daily madness of our lives as much as we and they would like. So we share here for them to get at least a […]

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Stylish Sportswear with Doutzen Kroes and Hunkemoller

*this is a review post. I was kindly sent an item to try and share about. All opinions are my own* I haven’t made any firm goals for 2019, because I don’t feel good setting goals. But I did come into 2019 with a plan to look after myself a bit more, and that included […]

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Win tickets to Vegan Life Live at Alexandra Palace March 2019

*this is a collaborative post* I have been taking part in Veganuary, which has mostly been a fun learning experience, with some moments of “meh, that food is not going to work for me” or “I miss cheese”. It has been interesting so far, and I am mostly enjoying trying new things. My family have […]

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Why You Should Buy Silver as Well as Gold

*this is a sponsored post* Lots of people who are new to investing in precious metals tend to waste a lot of time wondering whether to invest in gold or silver, when in reality they should be working out how they can invest in gold and silver. A quick visit to Golden Eagle Coins should […]

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Tween Takeover Tuesday…

The tween isn’t allowed her own social media yet, so she’s hijacked mine. Tuesdays from now on are Tween Takeover Tuesday, when the tween has free rein with a blog post, and a social media take over. You have been warned, I should probably be scared… Here she is in her own words: Hi, Emily […]

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Tips to prevent ear infections.

We are no strangers to ear infections in our house, with a child that had chronic glue ear and ear infections until he had grommet surgery when he was 3 years old. He has had one or two since then but thankfully far less. They are unpleasant & painful, both for adults and children, and […]

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Oh Christmas tree…

Our tree went up this week.  There was a bit of squabbling involved. I wasn’t well, so lay on the sofa directing affairs, and trying not to get annoyed when things didn’t look like I wanted them too. Half way through, I decided to just let the kids loose and stopped telling them what to […]

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Stuff we love – November 2018

It’s beginning to look at lot like Christmas. December is here. Our November round up of things we love is brief and late, because we are already a week into December and it’s all things Christmassy from now on in… Sharing a few things we love. There may be some affiliate links within this post […]

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Our week in photos 25/11/18 – 1/12/18

Hooray, it’s December, and we can finally talk about Christmas without people being totally Bah Humbug! This is our weekly update, mostly for the grandparents so they can keep up with our antics and life. As usual cats, chaos, cake and coffee… We have been able to watch the kids in their end of term […]

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