How to make the most of the weekend

*this is a collaborative post* (Image source) When the weekend eventually rolls around, you will always want to make the most out of it. This is a great chance to spend some quality time with the family, forget about the stress and responsibilities of the week and be happy. Sometimes, however, it can be hard […]

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Why You Should Buy Silver as Well as Gold

*this is a collaborative 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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Let’s Make Pom Poms

When I was a child I remember my mum teaching me how to make pom poms. Those little balls of wool that you wound around and cut to make fluffy shapes. It was incredibly cathartic and fun, and super satisfying to produce a little fluffy ball to play with, or add to a craft. I […]

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Home Heating: Tips For Keeping Your Family Warm During Winter

Keeping in the heat is essential as our winters are getting colder each year. Here are some great home heating tips to help you on your way. It’s getting cold out there. Really cold. In fact, it’s only going to get colder! As we’re well into January, it only makes sense to prepare for yet […]

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Our week in photos – hello 2019!

Welcome to our week in photos. Mostly an update for the grandparents so they can see what we get up to, and keep up with our crazy. Cats, kids, chaos, usually with cake & coffee thrown in… This is a two week bumper round up. Sorry not sorry. What we have been up to? We […]

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5 Reasons to create beautiful family portraits

Photo credit Nousha When your little ones come along, you’ll want to preserve those memories for as long as possible. Beautiful family portraits can keep those memories alive. Your family is precious. You live each day with them, see them grow as people and share so many unforgettable memories with them. You feel like you could […]

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A vegetarian Happy Meal from McDonald’s? We are loving it!

*this is a paid partnership post with Britmums and McDonald’s. All opinions and images are our own* Something I don’t share very often is that when I was pregnant with my small boy, that some days, the only thing I could enjoy eating, due to being very sick all day every day was a packet […]

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Creating A Healthy Home Enviroment

*This is a collaborative post* (image source) Our home is the most important place in our lives and it is where we spend most of our time when relaxing and living our daily lives. This is why it is so important for the health of the people around us that we take measures now and […]

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