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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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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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A plant is for life, not just for Christmas with Tree2mydoor

A plant is for life, not just for Christmas with …

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not overly green-fingered. When it comes to plants, I’ve been known to kill orchids (that are apparently fairly indestructible). Other plants, I’ve kept have lived on for years whilst ignoring their existence…

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Healthy Christmas foods for kids

Healthy Christmas foods for kids

If I had to pick a favourite time of the year, it would have to be Christmas. This might not be the biggest surprise given my latest posts. I love everything about the festive period from seeing family and friends,…

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