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3 Reasons A Holiday Home Could Be The Perfect Choice For Your Family

March 24, 2019 admin 0

The majority of families love nothing more than taking a break from reality and holidaying together. However, for most of us, the idea of a holiday home will not necessarily cross our mind very often – which can mean we miss out on a fantastic option that the whole family can love. To find out why a holiday home could be the perfect choice for your family and to learn more about the benefits holiday homes […]

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Should children be taught about sexuality in schools?

March 22, 2019 admin 0

You may have seen recently that there have been a few televised debates asking the question, Should children be taught about sexuality in schools? Which comes after some pretty shocking footage released from schools where parents are protesting about this very thing. There have been calls for LGBTQ lessons to be cancelled and reports of children certain teachers being personally victimised. The whole thing is abhorrent  and actually quiet shocking in today’s day and age, […]

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Our Flexistix Review

March 21, 2019 admin 0

Last week we were fortunate enough to be asked to write a Flexistix review and were sent the Flexistix multi-tower kit to have a play around with. The kit is aimed at over 4’s and contains 34 orange joins of varying sizes and 98 blue bamboo rods of different lengths, as well as a booklet with 4 sets of instructions for different models. The good bits I love the fact that the pieces come not […]

How to make money blogging

March 20, 2019 admin 0

A little over a year ago I left my teaching job due to the stress and demands it was putting on my life and the realisation that I had less and less quality time with my family each week. After handing in my notice without a clue what I was going to do for money I decided to focus on turning my hobby of blogging in to a paid job and after 12 months of hard […]

International Women’s Day Competition

March 8, 2019 admin 33

Today, 8th March 2019,  is International Women’s Day. A day where we stop and take a moment to appreciate the fantastic achievements that have been made by women the world over. Some of the fantastic Women that I think need celebrating on a day like today include Amelia Earhart the first female to fly solo Vigdís Finnbogadóttir  the worlds first female president Emmeline Pankhurst the leader of the suffragette movement and Margaret Thatcher first female […]

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Gift ideas for Mother’s Day

March 6, 2019 admin 0

I am sure you don’t need me to remind you that Mother’s Day is fast approaching, in fact it is the 31st of this month and will be here quicker than you know. With only three weeks left till we all spoil our well deserving mums (and maybe get spoiled ourselves too) the big question is, what should we get them? I have once again put together a little gift guide full of items that […]

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Our first impressions of the Weekend Box

March 5, 2019 admin 2

A couple of weeks ago we were sent a Weekend Box from the Weekend Box Club, which is a small box full of S.T.E.M. craft activities, that can be done over the weekend – or anytime at all really.  It arrived just as we were leaving for Devon so I put it away and forgot about it until the weekend just gone when I dug it out and had a closer look. The tiddler was […]

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The Sapporo Teppanyaki in Liverpool

February 28, 2019 admin 0

Last week I was invited over to Liverpool to try out the new menu at the Sapporo Teppanyaki restaurant and took my mum along with me for her birthday treat. If you haven’t been to a teppanyaki style restaurant before then there are a few things you need to know before you book.   1.It is a Japanese style restaurant which leads to number….. 2. The food is cooked and plated up as and when it is […]

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How to Help Your Child Succeed at School

February 27, 2019 admin 0

If you want your son or daughter to succeed at school, no matter what year they’re in, support from you is essential. Children tend to perform better in school when their parents take an interest in their learning. The following tips from Mill Hill School, an independent school in London, should help you understand how you can encourage and support your child so that they succeed in school. First and foremost, your child needs to […]

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Our first visit to Warwick Castle

February 27, 2019 admin 2

During Feb half term we headed to Devon for a week, breaking the journey there up with a few days at my brothers and breaking the journey home up with a day at Warwick Castle. As a family we love visiting new places, exploring old stately homes and examining castles, but Warwick Castle is one of the few we hadn’t visited so being invited during half term made for a lovely treat.   Warwick castle […]