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11 Fun Family Lockdown Activities

Fun Family Lockdown Activities  – Are they still needed? Lockdown may be easing slightly in the UK, but it is certainly not all back to normal and I for one have been running out of ways to entertain these kids that doesn’t really involve going anywhere.   There are only so many times we can go […]

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DreamTeam Week 207

Welcome to the DreamTeam for week 207. Is anyone else feeling a bit bleurgh?  This week it has felt like lockdown may never fully end and I have been so unmotivated.  I haven’t even written anything this week at all so this week I am sharing a post from last week all about some lovely […]

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#DreamTeam Linky 206

Hi there lovely people and welcome to the #DreamTeam. So in the UK we got the news that you can meet up to 6 people outside in your garden – so no change for us then being a family of 6 anyway Are you new to the #DreamTeam Bloggers Linky? The DreamTeam Bloggers Linky is […]

Kindi Kids Dolls Review

AD:  The items in this post were gifted by Moose Toys for Review.  All opinions are our own.  Also contains Affiliate Links My twins are in love!  They are in love with their Kindi Kids which were kindly gifted to us.  Have you heard of the Kindi Kids?  I actually hadn’t until the lovely peeps […]

10 ways to maintain kids lockdown friendships

ADVERT; This post includes gifted items from #KindiKids and affiliate links There are many things about lockdown that could be hard for kids to deal with; being out of routine, not being with their friends and having to suddenly learn at home with mummy or daddy as the teacher!  I have found my own children […]

DreamTeam Linky 205

Hello and welcome to this week’s DreamTeam Linky. Hope your week has been ok.   What is it now the eleventy twelfth of janumay?  I don’t mind staying in lots, but it is odd having no real distinction between the days and even the weeks.  Apparently it is half term next week, but we will be […]

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Why I am not sending my reception children back to school – yet!

I am not sure if I have had to make a tougher decision as a parent than whether to send my reception children back to school when they (possibly) reopen on the 1st June.  Corona virus has changed so very much for all of us and for those of us who are parents perhaps the […]

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DreamTeam Bloggers Linky Week 204

Hello and welcome to this week’s DreamTeam Bloggers Linky.  It has been a funny old week…   Can we go out?  Can’t we go out?  Should we go out?  Should the kids go back to school?  Adulting has made my head hurt this week!!  So I am looking forward to the distraction of all your posts. […]

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DreamTeam Linky Week 203

Hello and welcome to this week’s DreamTeam Linky.  We are very happy that you are choosing to hang out with us for a bit!  I hope you are all coping with lockdown and not going too stir crazy…  If my husband says ‘its groundhog day’  one more time I may lose it completely and if […]

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13 Awesome Kids Lockdown Birthday Ideas to make it special

Having a kids birthday during lockdown is not ideal.  There is no two ways about it.  There won’t be a birthday party and if you had one booked you will have to cancel it and possibly not get your money back which is what has happened to us; so thanks to that company!  There also […]