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10 Things I Love About Spring

Consider this a follow on from 10 Things I Hate About Winter. I love Spring. In some ways more than Summer, which can sometimes be a little too hot and hopelessly disappointing when it rains. Spring, is fantastic! Here are 10 of my favourite things about Springtime. #1 It’s Not Winter Just that really. It… Read More »

10 Things I Hate About Winter

I hate winter. It’s alright, until Christmas. For a while, the cold, dark days, mean Christmas is approaching. There’s an excitement. The disgusting cold mornings are “fresh” the frost is “festive”, and there’s a hope of snow. Then, suddenly, Christmas is over. Its January. It’s vile! Dark. Yes, I like snuggling up in my pyjama’s… Read More »

My 10 Favourite Things About Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching. In some ways, it seems to be closing in ridiculously fast. In others, it seems like absolutely ages since I wrote that first Christmas post. I’m still not feeling overly Christmassy. I’ve finished all my shopping, the tree is up, and all the school special events are well underway. Yet I… Read More »

Christmas is Coming

It’s November. The issue can no longer be avoided. Christmas is coming. I’m a Christmas lover, I really am. In December. As soon as December hits, I’ve got the Christmas jumper on, I’m drinking the costa Christmas coffees, tree is up asap. I’ve got 2 kids now. A husband. Step kids. 2 sets of parents.… Read More »

First Anniversary Gift Ideas

This week Hunky Husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary. We’re not very traditional really, but we’d decided we wanted to follow traditional anniversary themes, but I really don’t like anything personalized, which is what you get loads of if you google “1st wedding anniversary presents”, lots of prints with the wedding date on… Read More »

My Top 10 Weaning Tips

Weaning is something we’ve never had trouble with. I wouldn’t even say we’ve weaned, just given them food and they’ve eaten it. At just over 6 months they’ve both been eating the same as the rest of us, not even mashed up or blended. The Boy at 5 doesn’t like cheese, but that’s it, thy… Read More »

Perfect Presents for a First Birthday

It’s The Girls first birthday next month, and then obviously Christmas not long after. I have this awful habit of buying absolutely loads, then a few days before thinking, “I haven’t got enough, I need to buy more”. The Boy’s first Christmas involved a rather terrifying amount of presents, most of which he hardly played… Read More »