• Pregnancy & Parenting

    My eldest is turning 8..

    My eldest child, is very nearly 8, infact 8 years ago I was in hospital and waiting for him to arrive. I can still remember the fear, and excitement I felt while I waiting to meet him, my first born,…

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    Britmums Live, #BML16

    This weekend was Brit Mums Live, #BML16, a blogging conference in London. I had mixed feelings on going, for a while I’ve felt a bit out of the blogging loop, I’ve not really blogged, and so should I be going…

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    Growing old and breaking down barriers.

    Growing old, something we all hope to do. I have visions of spending my golden years living near the seaside, walking the dog along the beach every day and never having to rush anywhere for anyone! With a growing ageing…

  • Reviews

    Miffy’s Birthday!

    The loveable Dick Bruna character Miffy celebrates her birthday on 21st June. Last year we celebrated Miffy’s 60th Birthday, and were delighted to celebrate her birthday again this year!

  • Bluestone Camp Smokey
    Lifestyle,  Travel

    Bluestone, Wales

    Bluestone in Wales, invited us to stay for the weekend. Having previously seen tv adverts and a Bluestone holiday brochure or two, we couldn’t resist, and headed off to spend a long weekend with Bluestone.

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    The washing machine broke!

    As a busy family we rely on our washing machine, and it’s in daily use sorting out muddy school uniforms and spaghetti stained t-shirts. So, when our washing machine decided to stop working quite suddenly, the piles of washing rapidly…

  • Lifestyle,  Pregnancy & Parenting

    Steps to a happier Mama?

    Lost in Motherhood, been lost there a while? It’s hardwork having small children, each pulling you in a different direction. It’s hardwork keeping up with the mutliple school activities, and the parties, and playdates. Unless you’re supermum, or have a…

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    Firsts with Petits Filous..

    Petits Filous challenged us to think about our little ones firsts. As tiny babies, childhood firsts seem to come quickly, their first feed, first tooth, first time they roll over. When they grow a little, the firsts slow down a…