Childcare.co.uk!

Childcare.co.uk! There’s a scene in the film ‘Jack and Sarah’ (one of my most favourite films of all time’ where newly widowed dad Jack (Richard E. Grant), is trying to find a nanny for his newborn baby daughter so that he can go back to work. The scene is incredibly funny as he interviews unsuitable nanny after unsuitable nanny in a bid to not make the wrong decision – because as a parent you will know, finding someone else, someone […]

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Laundryheap!

Laundryheap! Other mums will get this… Every single day I do a specific chore in my house, yet despite the relentlessness of it being done daily, it doesn’t ever get finished. EVERY. SINGLE. DAY! I am, of course, talking about the blinking laundry and I never, ever find the bottom of the pile – do you?! Occasionally I think I might get to the bottom with a bit of a frenzy on the old washing machine assault but it doesn’t […]

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Should I arrange for an inspection on my used car?

Should I arrange for an inspection on my used car? Being confident in a used car is not always easy. When you buy a new car you are buying one that is fresh, that is new and that hasn’t been driven by anybody else. However, when you buy a used car, there is going to be possible faults and issues that you might not even know about. Unless you are a mechanic, it can be hard to spot whether there […]

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Auris Ear Care!

Auris Ear Care! If you’re like me and have children who suffer with ear pain due to a build up of ear wax then you’ll be really interested to read about Auris Ear Care, an ear clinic on Harley Street who also provide home visits to alleviate pain that a build up can invite. With long NHS waiting lists for similar procedures coupled with the type of unrelenting pain this issue causes and you will be as pleased as I […]

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Florence’s 10th Birthday Slumber Party!

Florence’s 10th Birthday Slumber Party! This year for Florence’s party we said it had to be something quite small and as we are on a bit of a budget right now we needed it to be done on a shoestring. She decided upon a sleepover party which is ace as no venue to hire or outside entertainment to pay for but I still wanted it to be really special for her. I’d seen lots of sleepover party companies on Instagram […]

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How to Modernise Your Home & Garden on a Budget

How to Modernise Your Home & Garden on a Budget Many homeowners want to find ways that they can modernise their home but worry what the costs might be. While it certainly can cost a lot to make modern upgrades to the home and garden, that is not to say that it cannot be done on a budget as there are lots of cost-effective improvements that you can make to revitalise the home. Improve Curb Appeal One of the best […]

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Top tips for travelling on the train around London with the kids

Top tips for travelling on the train around London with the kids Ah yes, families and trains. Not necessarily two things that work seamlessly together, yet we still like to mix them fairly often. The thing is: trains are useful. They get you where you need to be on the cheap and you don’t need to worry about stuff like who’s driving or hitting traffic. That makes them pretty good for a nice family day out. The other thing, though, […]

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New Year, New Me!

New Year, New Me! I wrote just the other day all about our lovely Christmas and the birthdays – in our house the celebrations seem never ending – and we had the best time. BRILLIANT in fact! By the end, when we saw in the New Year with great friends, I knew some lovely memories had been made and felt replete in that. We enjoyed every second from the minute the kids broke up for the holidays, to the day […]

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Tornado Springs At Paultons Park – Coming Soon!

Tornado Springs At Paultons Park – Coming Soon! Gosh it’s been years since we visited Paultons Park but I can honestly say we all still say that it’s our favourite theme park of all time ever. EVEN Jonny who hates them has a fondness for Paultons and it’s easy to see why when I look back at our memories from there. Previously when visiting our older two were tiny and massive Peppa pig fans, Paultons is home to Peppa Pig […]

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Snips Hair And Beauty – Norwich!

Snips Hair And Beauty – Norwich! You know, I hate having my hair done. HATE it. With a passion. 4 hours, or thereabouts (don’t we suffer for our beauty!) of at in a chair looking at myself under highly lit mirrors fills me with dread and I’ve never been able to say in the past that I’ve enjoyed it in any way. The results yes, the getting there… Oh no. Not a chance! It doesn’t matter how nice the hairdresser […]

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