Spotty’s Sunday – keeping your leopard gecko happy

Welcome to Spotty’s Sunday and our little corner of the blog for all things Leopard Gecko. Written by Matthew, with a little help from mum. Spotty is our Leopard gecko who is about 10 months old. He came to live with us in May last year. WHAT TO DO TO MAKE YOUR LEOPARD GECKO HAPPY. […]

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Working mum life and being organized.

*This is a collaborative post* I am a working mum. I have been for most of my children’s lives. I have worked full time for an employer, and been self-employed. I currently run a small local charity as well as being a blogger so in reality, I have two jobs as well as managing family […]

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Things that have made me happy this week.

Life can be tough, but as my therapist says, there is always something to try and see in a good light. So welcome to Things that have made me happy this week. Sharing the good things amongst the tough and sometimes hamster wheel slog that life feels like. This week has been a little rough. […]

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Let them play. Play is important in childhood.

Last week, I was hit by a stark reminder of why play for children is so important. We had had a tough two weeks. Busy, lots of the usual routine, but with some added extra things. Mum and Dad working hard on work projects, a new teacher for an activity to get used to. We […]

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Help ease sore throats. Easy honey lemon tea for kids.

This honey lemon tea is an easy way to get kids who have sore throats, coughs and cold bugs to enjoy the helpful properties of honey and lemon. Whilst I am not anti-medication and medical help for illnesses and bugs, I tend to reach for home remedies I know won’t hurt and might help when […]

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Our week in photos – sleep is for the weak…

Welcome to Our Week in Photos. Our way of sharing our week and what we get up to with our family abroad and grandparents who like to keep up with our life and antics. We have had a very busy week, whilst surviving on not much sleep. The boy isn’t sleeping well right now and […]

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Tips to Create a Tidier Home

*this is a collaborative post* Do you ever feel like no matter how much time you spend tidying up, you’re still always living in a fog of domestic muddle? Buying more tubs or baskets to put things in can sometimes help, but often these can end up in a muddle too, and you still can’t […]

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Kickstarting sensible eating with Dietbon diet food delivery.

*This is a collaborative post with Dietbon diet food delivery. I trialed their plan for a week* Dietbon asked me if I would like to try a week of their diet food delivery plan I was very keen.  A system where the food is prepared and ready to go, all balanced out with no calorie […]

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Things that have made me happy this week

Life can be tough, but as my therapist says, there is always something to try and see in a good light. So welcome to Things that have made me happy this week. Sharing the good things amongst the tough and sometimes hamster wheel slog that life feels like. This week has been incredibly tough. We […]

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Let it snow, or make your own…

*This post does contain affiliate links that generate me some revenue if you click and make a purchase* I am not the biggest fan of snow, mainly because we live in the UK and a few snowflakes seem to cause utter chaos and we don’t cope. Snow is pretty in pictures and on the ski […]

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