Month: January 2020

3 Tips For Fighting The Post-Holiday Blues

I am planning ahead here. Of course, because I am me. And because I have a feeling that the post-Disney World holiday blues are going to hit us all hard this time, so I have come up with 3 tips for fighting the post-holiday blues. I have loved having a …

Walt Disney World For The Uninitiated

As you know, we’ve been to Walt Disney World a couple of times now, once many years ago before we had the kids and then more recently with the kids. We have another trip planned for next month, so it’s fair to say that we enjoy holidaying there. Something that …

8 Treats To Send To Your Pen Pal

I have had pen pals for several years now, and as many of you know, I run several Bring Back Paper pan pals sign ups and papery activities every year, along with running the wonderful Bring Back Paper group over on Facebook. As such, I do get an insight into …

Siblings January 2020

The first month of the year and we are settling into it well. Boo and Little Man are back at school and are happy to be there. Whilst I think we would all have rather had another couple of weeks of Christmas, they were content going back on the first …

Make 2020 The Year Of Organisation!

This post contains affiliate links You know that I love to be organised. It keeps me on track and it keeps my mind clear. Organising things is decluttering for the mind as well as the home. Especially when It is done using paper, it’s the only way that I can …

Stationery Swap January 2020

It’s a new year so let’s kick it off with a firm favourite, a stationery swap! It’s usually the stationery swaps that are the most popular of all of the activities I run (aside from pen pal sign ups, of course). I completely understand why they are so popular, as …

Should I Have Joint Life Insurance?

This is a contributed post  Life insurance can be a hard thing to get your head around. No one wants to think about what will happen when they’re no longer around, but it’s something we all need to consider. The question is whether to got for joint life insurance or …

10 Quick Trips To Get A Break From London Life In 2020

This is a collaborative post  Life in the capital comes with so many benefits. You’re never short of things to see and do, and new experiences to try, but the pace of life can take its toll. A quarter of Londoners have set their sights on moving, a recent study …

Hello 2020

Well, here we are then, back to work, back to normality, in 2020. The kids have gone back to school today so it’s just Herbie and I at home. The normal routines have kicked back in and I am back at my desk, dog on my lap. I would happily …

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