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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How a Pet Can Improve Your Family’s Health

*this is a collaborative post* Owning a pet could potentially change your life for a variety of reasons. Not only will you have a friendly, welcoming face to return home to after a long, hard day, but they can reportedly provide many health benefits. If you are considering welcoming a canine companion or feline friend […]

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I can see clearly now…

*this is a post written in partnership with Acuvue. I was provided with a trial of lenses to review. All opinions are my own* The alternative title to this post should be “actually, I can read my phone screen better and I don’t have to squint to read my book, even when I am wearing […]

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Why I am not making my whole family do Veganuary with me…

If you are active on social media, and aware of the trends of the year, then you will know that a lot of people are doing what is called “Veganuary” or “Veganjanuary”. Some people have gone from being meat eaters to giving up all animal produce and meat, and some people have transitioned from being […]

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Hello 2019…

We are back. It’s been a while since my last blog post. Our blog has had a bit of a tidy up and revamp, and some bits tweaked, and I am now able to get back to work and share life again. 2019 has landed and it’s been a bit challenging so far, but we […]

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