OUR 2019 BUCKET LIST

We’re well into January now so I thought I better get on with writing this post before it’s too late! I absolutely love making plans at the beginning of a new year and getting excited for…

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A LOOK BACK AT 2018

I thought that I would sit down and do a little recap of 2018, it’s certainly been a good one! I don’t think we’ve been quite as busy as we were in 2017, but that…

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OUR 2018 BUCKET LIST, HOW DID WE DO?

Back in January I wrote a bucket list for the year ahead. We did the same thing back in 2017 and it was nice to look back at it at the end of the year…

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SHEPHERDS FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS SAVINGS CHALLENGE | HOW DID WE DO?

Over the past few weeks we have been taking part in the Shepherds Friendly Christmas savings challenge and I am honestly amazed at the amount of money we have managed to save! I wrote a…

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FAMILY CHRISTMAS PYJAMAS FROM THE PYJAMA FACTORY

I never imagined that we would be the sort of family to wear matching Christmas pyjamas, but apparently we are now! The Pyjama Factory got in touch with us recently to see if they could…

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WHAT WE’RE GETTING THE KIDS FOR CHRISTMAS THIS YEAR

I thought I would share with you what we’ve bought our kids for Christmas this year. I find these kind of posts helpful if I’m struggling for gift ideas, so I hope that you do…

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HOW TO REMOVE PET HAIR FROM CARPETS AND FURNITURE

How to remove pet hair from carpets and furniture… I know this isn’t the most exciting of blog posts, and especially if you don’t have pets yourself! But if I find a solution to a…

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WHAT DOES YOUR CHRISTMAS DAY LOOK LIKE?

What does your Christmas Day usually look like? I guess for most of us there’s lots of present opening and a Christmas dinner, but the rest is different from family to family and year to…

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CHRISTMAS SAVINGS CHALLENGE WITH SHEPHERDS FRIENDLY SOCIETY

Christmas is right around the corner, just four weeks away to be exact! We all know how expensive this time of year can be. I know that if I want my family to have the…

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GIVING IN TO THE ELF ON THE SHELF HYPE AND OUR IDEAS

OK, so I’ve given in and decided that this year we are going to be doing Elf on the Shelf. We did try it a few years ago when the kids were really little but…

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RAINY DAY INSPIRATION | BOREDOM BUSTING IDEAS THAT YOUR KIDS WILL ACTUALLY LOVE

When the weekends are filled with rain, icy winds and freezing temperatures, it can be difficult to get the kids to head outdoors and play, even on those rare occasions where it is dry. And…

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