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A more organised family this year

A more organised family this year

You may or may not know this, but I have some news. It’s no secret. I’ve just not talked about it on my blog until yet. As it’s now happening this year though, it’s time that I started to believe…

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Preparing your car for Christmas travels

Preparing your car for Christmas travels

We all know how it goes… List after list of things to do before we travel with children, especially at this time of year. What we need to remember to pack, what to fully charge, what to book, or what…

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Sprouts: Love them or hate them?

Sprouts: Love them or hate them?

Forget the Marmite argument, one thing that’s guaranteed to divide opinion at Christmastime is humble Brussels sprout. It seems though, that there is actually a completely scientific reason to explain why Brussels sprouts cause such fuss year after year. You…

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A blast from the past: Sylvanian Families review

A blast from the past: Sylvanian Families review

When I was a little girl, I loved playing with my dolls house. We’d go on little adventures, and when friends came over, would role play with the animals who lived there. It’s funny, but I never questioned why my…

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Vintage Christmas decorations you’ll remember if you were born in the 80s

Vintage Christmas decorations you’ll remember if you were born …

This year (and for the first one ever) Christmas will be at my house. Given that we’ve been living in a building site for over a year now, it’s really quite an achievement. Although not completely finished, we now actually…

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