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Christmas Blogmas

Christmas through the years

For day 6 of #Blogmas2018 the theme is Christmas through the years.   I am currently preparing for a Christmas party that we are hosting tonight so I am crazy busy and I am very late with this post!!  Still better late than never… I am just going to share some photos with you for this […]

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Christmas Recipe – Gingerbread House

My favourite Christmas recipe is for a Pepparkake Hus which literally means Pepper Cake House.  I make mine out of a gingerbread recipe though so it is really a Gingerbread House.  As a young child I lived in Norway and the making of this house is a Scandinavian tradition that we borrowed and brought back […]

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Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

We started the big decorate yesterday, but won’t be properly done until the 17th December when the real tree arrives.  We just started early this year as we are hosting a Christmas party.  I love a Christmas decoration and buying a new decoration is a lovely way to spend some time.  Any reason to look […]

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best value toys

The top 5 best value toys we have bought EVER!!

As I have four children and a love of buying stuff I have bought a lot of toys over the years.  In fact our playroom looks much like a playgroup or nursery as there are just so many toys.  If you are starting to prepare for Christmas or birthdays then you need to know that […]

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Top Tips for Preparing a family Christmas

CHRISTMAS IS COMING!!! I know its only November, but I did it – I mentioned the ‘C’ word. Christmas is coming whether we like it or not and preparing a family Christmas with 4 kids is no small undertaking. In fact it has become rather akin to a planning military exercise with seemingly endless research […]

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Quick Beauty Boosting Tips for Busy Mums

Quick Beauty-Boosting Tips for Busy Mums Only another mum can understand how little time you really have for yourself once you have children. Although it is extremely difficult, you need to find a moment for yourself.   Self care and taking time for you is vital for your mental health apart from anything else.  Let’s also […]

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Christmas is on its way!

Christmas is definitely coming!

I am rather dismayed to even be thinking about Christmas in November as I do feel like it it is a bit early, but I have learnt over the years that if I don’t start early then I am a basket case by Christmas Eve.  I want to be drinking prosecco on Christmas Eve not […]

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World Cord Blood Day 2018

This post is a collaboration with Smart Cells and includes information provided in a press release about World Cord Blood Day Today is World Cord Blood Day and this got me thinking about my experience of donating cord blood, the reasons I wanted to do something with the cord blood from my babies and what […]

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My Fairy Garden – Fairy Light Garden

  We were gifted the My Fairy Garden – Fairy Light Garden playset by Wire PR for review – thank you!  The post contains affiliate links. Do your children believe in fairies?  Mine love anything magical so I knew that this was going to be a winner as soon as a I saw it.  We […]

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Mud and Bloom Nature Craft Boxes Review and Discount Code

Two of the things that we love to do as a family are crafts and getting outside and into nature.  So the Mud and Bloom seasonal nature craft and gardening boxes sounded great to me.  I loved the concept of combining nature with crafts and that someone else would have thought of the idea, got all the […]

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