Month: December 2019

As The Decade Ends…

As the decade ends I’m having a little look back. And now that I am looking back, it’s been quite a decade. My girl was just under three months old as the decade began. I was just starting to learn about parenthood, pretty clueless and no idea about the journey that …

Let The Festivities Commence!

I’ve done that thing again this year. The thing that I always do, every single year. I plan the kids’ gifts, I get them early and wrap them. Then I see just one more thing that I know they’d love and get that. Then I see something else and buy …

Born Free – 5 Gift Ideas For The Adventurer In Your Life

This is a collaborative post  Does your son have a passion for the outdoors? In our ever-increasing digital world, it’s not as common as it once was for children to play outside for hours, climb trees and get muddy. So, when their birthday comes around, finding the right gift for …

Siblings December 2019

Here we are, our last siblings post of 2019. The year has flown by, and as I seem to be getting old, they do go faster every single year! This is the busy month, the month when the kids are the most excited along with being the most tired. They …

A Festive Visit To National Sea Life Centre Birmingham

We are annual ambassadors for National Sea Life Centre Birmingham, and have received our annual passes free of charge The kids have got a bonus day off school today, courtesy of the General Election. Along with taking Herbie for a stroll to the polling station, we decided to make the …

Eco-Friendly Days Out With Your Kids

This is a collaborative post  You’ll find a lot of us spend most of our winter sat in the house, living in big cities and not giving much thought to our eco footprint. At this time of year it’s too easy to jump in the car and head somewhere like …

5 Ideas To Teach Kids About The Gift Of Giving

The season is upon us, there is no escaping it! My children are excited, especially now that the tree is up and that elf has returned again. The countdown is on and they are both looking forward to the big day. If ever there was a time to teach our …

The Importance Of Sleep

This is a collaborative post  You may be glad to hear that sleep is one of the most important parts of your day. It’s where our bodies recover and wind down from the day before, helping us to relax and fully revitalise. It can also help you avoid some serious …

Marvel Universe LIVE!

We received free tickets to this event  I had been keeping a secret from the kids, for quite some time. We had been invited to Marvel Universe LIVE! and I kept it from them. I knew that excitement levels would be way too high if I told them and I …

Every Little Helps – 4 Ways You Can Earn A Little Extra In 2020

This is a collaborative post Got your eye on a dream holiday? Perhaps you’re saving for a house? Or maybe you just want a little extra spending money so you can treat the kids and even yourself? Whatever your dreams might be, I think it’s safe to say that most …

3 Ways To Add Value To Your Home

This is a collaborative post Do you plan to sell your home? Or perhaps you might want to in the future. If you’re looking to relocate at any point, you’ll no doubt want to get as much as you can for your current property. That’s why it’s crucial to start …

Brighten Someone’s Day

You know that I love to run Bring Back Paper activities every month, and this month I wanted to do something a little different. I normally arrange swaps and sign ups to get happy mail flying about all over the place, but this month I’m asking you to send one, …

Win Civilization VI & Carnival Games!

I received games in return for running this competition It’s that time of year when I like to offer up plenty of competitions for you all as a way of saying thanks for reading this year and I have a wonderful competition with 2K Games on the blog today for …

AD My Experience With Dietbon Diet Plan Ready Made Meals

I received the plan FOC and have been paid for my time reviewing it I will start this post by saying that I have not tried diet plan ready made meals before. I like to eat healthily and I know that when I haven’t been, I need to get back to …

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