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Birthday Party Fun – Living Arrows 5/52

February came around quick didn’t it? This week was all about prepping for M’s birthday party which was Pikachu themed. He loved helping me organise and fill the party bags […]


12 Easy Valentine’s Crafts for Kids

Valentines Day is just around the corner. It’s lovely to see the kids getting involved isn’t it and showing others how much they love and care about them. It is […]


Dragons and food – Living Arrows 4/52

I’m pleased to report that we had a much better week with regards to getting M out of bed for school last week, I hope it continues this way! He’s […]


Home – Living Arrows 3/52

Another week down and yet again poor M didn’t want to get out of bed on Friday morning – in fact he refused! I had to call the big guns […]


Top Trumps & Cake – Living Arrows 2/52

It was our first week back at school and work last week and I think I’m right in saying that we all couldn’t wait for the weekend! It was hard […]


Visiting Ichiba, London

If you are a regular visitor to Westfield Shopping Centre, London you have probably seen the arrival of Ichiba which opened its doors in the centre in June 2018. Ichiba […]


The top 5 child-friendly dog breeds

Getting a new four-legged addition to the family can be a wonderful experience. But when you have children at home, it can also be a challenge to find a suitable […]


The Top 7 Tag

Happy New Year! I’m slowly easing myself back into the world of blogging; it’s been so and to be able to fully switch off and enjoy time with my family […]


One more sleep! Living Arrows 52/53

What a week! I’ve only just managed to sit down and take a breather. The boys finished school on Friday and we’re all looking forward to having some quality family […]


Flexible working over the Christmas period

I’ve talked a bit about my working arrangements on the blog before with some interesting research from Seareach who found that over 50% of workers were not able to work […]


Why I believe learning to swim is essential

The boys don’t have many extracurricular activities outside of school. We’ve decided to do that once they are old enough to express an interest in something. This means that we […]