Sep 02 2014

Summer holidays from a working parents perspective

Working Parent

The summer holidays are drawing to a close or have drawn to a close for lots of parents and there will be the parents that will be counting down the hours till their little ones go back and there will be others that will be dreading every second of them going back to school. Then …

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Aug 30 2014

Are You Having Enough Me Time?

Taking valuable ‘me time’ is a vital part of life. It allows you to be alone, to process your own thoughts and to relax. But many people simply don’t have enough of it in their busy schedules. Whether you’re a single parent, a suit in the city or a stressed teenager studying for exams you …

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Aug 30 2014

Top tips for keeping your car clean when you have kids

It’s a brutal lesson for the parent who has pride in both their vehicle and their offspring: children and immaculate cars don’t mix. Youngsters are not prejudicial and are happy to create carnage in a stylish saloon, a roomy 4×4, or a nippy little sports car alike that you may have just purchased at Kia …

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Aug 28 2014

Caring for Sensitive Skin

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone When you first have a baby you become aware of how much they have Sensitive Skin, ever as babies both Kayleigh and Ethan have had and still do. That is why I always use Persil Non-bio and comfort pure …

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Aug 27 2014

*Prize Draw* Paddington Bear Goodies

Paddington Bear

This November see’s the launch of the new Paddington Bear movie and next month we will see a new range of toys coming out from Rainbow Designs to celebrate. However we’ve got the chance for you to get your hands on two new toys coming out with the Talking Paddington Plush (RRP£17.99) and 48 piece puzzle with …

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Aug 25 2014

Back to school with Capri-Sun & our Lunchbox Ideas

PicMonkey Collage

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. With the return to school less than 2 weeks away we are getting ready for the first day back. Once the school uniform is sorted our next purchase is the lunch box! Ethan is going for school dinners …

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Aug 25 2014

Kayleigh’s dream house

Dream  House

Last week we received an email for a bloggers competition from Tiger Sheds. Now normally I don’t enter these sort of competition however during the summer Kayleigh and Ethan have been asking for a tree house that doesn’t go in a tree (that’s probably because we don’t have any!) and with a Tigercub Hideout House …

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Aug 23 2014

Trying to balance work and family

Working from Home

It’s no secret that I work to live and I don’t live to work. Which unfortunately means that I am always trying to balance the whole work/family life and this summer holiday I am failing miserably! Due to me switching roles and our holiday which we had already prebooked I am almost out of holidays …

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Aug 23 2014

Best autumn holiday destinations for 2014

They’re not traditionally recognised as common months for travel – but September, October and November are great months to get away and escape the child-packed beaches of the school summer holidays. Not only will beaches be emptier, but you might grab some great bargains at hotels as the temperature drops. So get your passport out …

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Aug 20 2014

*Review* Linea picnic hamper

Linea picnic hamper

At the start of the summer we were offered the chance to review the rather gorgeous Linea picnic hamper from House of Fraser. The picnic hamper comes with everything you need for a family of 4 to enjoy the sunshine apart from the food! What do you get? Picnic basket with a beautiful lining 4 plates …

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