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The Gro Company – Ziggy Pop Grobag review

I count myself very lucky that I have two boys that are pretty good sleepers and have slept through from around 4-5 months old. E was always one to not […]


Peter Rabbit animated series- book review

When the new Peter Rabbit animation first came on Cbeebies last year E was absolutely hooked. He was quite excited when we were sent a set of the books to […]

Photogifts for Christmas – my Snapfish review

Three weeks to go until Christmas day! As usual, though, I am doing great with gifts for the kiddies but pretty behind with gifts for parents/grandparents in comparison. So when […]


Christmas craft ideas for your little ones

It’s fast approaching that time of year again – the big “C” is just around the corner! I very surprisingly managed to do about 70% of my present buying for […]

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Easy fried rice

This easy fried rice dish started out years ago because I had to rustle something together with leftovers from the fridge and freezer. It’s now become a firm favourite in […]


Flying long haul with two children under 5

We are off to Hong Kong tomorrow evening and I am dreading the flight! It’s now 11pm and I have given up on packing properly until tomorrow….I still need to […]

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Easy dinner for the kids – Mini Toad in the Hole

So following from my “Juggling work, school and family” post I have been making more of an organised effort with cooking dinner. I don’t know about anyone else, but invariably […]

Your tips on juggling work, school and family?

It’s been a hectic few weeks in our household with the new routine of school. We are all exhausted! I’m currently struggling with trying to fit everything in that needs […]