THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE YOU GIVE YOUR CHILD A SMARTPHONE

More than 90% of secondary school aged children have a mobile phone. If you’re thinking of giving your child one of their own, there are a few things to consider first. The right age What’s…

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SHEFFIELD MUMS MEET UP | MAY

During May half term we held our third Sheffield Mums Meet Up, this time at Mayfield Alpaca Farm. It turned out to be quite a nice day weather wise so it was good to be…

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SOPHIE JOHNSON: DETECTIVE GENIUS | REVIEW

Evie has always been a bookworm and she enjoys nothing more than curling up and reading a brand new book together. Over the past few months her reading has come on leaps and bounds and…

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TIPS FOR HORSE RIDING WITH CHILDREN

Does your little one want to start horse riding lessons? Not sure where to start? Here are five tips that will help you decide if it’s right for your child, and how to pick the…

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TIPS FOR NEW GRANDPARENTS

If you’re a new or expecting grandparent you’re sure to be really excited about being involved in your new grandchild’s life. While it’s great to be as hands on as you can be, it can…

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TEACHER GIFT IDEAS

This school year is racing by and before we know it, it will be the summer holidays! The end of the school year means that we all start racking our brains for teacher gift ideas.…

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LIGHTWATER VALLEY THEME PARK | REVIEW

Earlier this week we were invited to spend the day at Lightwater Valley theme park in Ripon, North Yorkshire. It’s somewhere we’ve never been before but as it’s only around an hours drive away we…

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MAX’S 8TH BIRTHDAY

Earlier this week was Max’s 8th birthday, I’m really not sure how I’m old enough to have an eight year old. It’s crazy! We started the day at Center Parcs, where we’d spent the weekend.…

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EVIE’S 6TH BIRTHDAY

On Sunday Evie turned 6! I honestly have no idea how that happened, they grow up so quickly. I know that’s such a cliché but it’s so true, the years just fly by. I thought…

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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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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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