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The Snowman Tour Live at Liverpool Cathedral

January 3, 2020 admin 0

You know that weird bit between Christmas and New Year, the kind of no mans land of the festive period where all the days merge in to one and you never really know what you are meant to do? Well this year we found the perfect thing to occupy some of that time. We went to Liverpool Cathedral to watch The Snowman Tour Live and it was the perfect way to extend the festive period, […]

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The nursery makeover with Valspar paint

January 2, 2020 admin 0

When we were pregnant with our third baby we made the decision to keep the gender a surprise, although secretly I was convinced we were having a girl, which meant when it came to decorating the nursery we needed to opt for neutral colours. Having once been the tiddlers nursery it was already painted baby blue and white, not very neutral and a tad out dated having not been re decorated for 5 years so […]

Aladdin at st helens theatre royal

Aladdin at St Helens Theatre Royal 2019

December 16, 2019 admin 0

Christmas isn’t Christmas without a trip to the theatre to watch a festive panto and for us it has to be the Theatre Royal in St.Helens, one of our all time favourite theatres were Regal Entertainments Ltd never fail to put on a fantastic show and this years Christmas extravaganza is Aladdin, one we were very excited to watch. This year was our first time going to the theatre as a family of five and […]

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Winter Funland in Manchester

December 10, 2019 admin 0

If you are looking for the ultimate family Christmas experience this festive period then let me recommend Winter Funland in Manchester. Held at Event city it is one of the biggest indoor festive attractions aimed at families from age 3 plus (although under 3’s are also welcome) and for just the one entrance price you get 4 hours of all inclusive fun.   During your visit you can choose to do all or some of […]

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Win a copy of the How To Travel With Kids book

December 4, 2019 admin 7

Would you like to win a new book in time for Christmas? Are you a family that dream of travelling together but have no idea how and where to start now that you have kids? Does the thought of traveling with small children make you come out in a cold sweat? If so then our latest competition is for you. Up for grabs we have a copy of the fabulous book How to Travel with […]

5 top tips for organising your home

November 26, 2019 admin 0

It doesn’t matter how big or small your house is you always find that you accumulate clutter. It’s as if the more space you have the more stuff you keep hold of until you suddenly realise that you need a mass clear out and need to get organised. As a mum of 3 who is self employed and works from home I have had to get myself organised over the last 2 years and here […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas for the Under 10’s

November 18, 2019 admin 0

Every year we try and treat our boys to a range of Chrstmas gifts that include a few items that they have asked for, some educational items, a couple of books and at least one game we can play as a family. Each year however it gets harder and harder to decide what to buy so if you are anything like us then hopefully these ideas will help you as much as they have helped […]

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Gift ideas for babies and preschoolers

November 16, 2019 admin 0

This year we will have a brand new baby and as I have been trying to get organised with our Christmas shopping early this year I found myself really pondering over what to get a new born for Christmas. I figured we could use Christmas to stockpile things that the baby might need/want over the next 12 months and put them aside until they grow in to it so I started shopping online and have […]

Christmas gift ideas for women

CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR WOMEN

November 12, 2019 admin 0

Christmas is just around the corner and for most people the preparations are well under way by now, however there are always those few people that seem to be harder to buy for than anybody else. Maybe they are fussy or they simply seem to have everything already or maybe you just always draw a blank when it comes to buying a gift for them. Well hopefully this selection of Christmas gift ideas for women […]

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Fairy Milk Mother – A review

November 10, 2019 admin 0

I was recently introduced to a company called the Fairy Milk Mother who offer subscription boxes for breastfeeding mums. Now I’ve said it before, these subscription boxes are popping up all over the place for so many different reasons, pets, kids, beauty, periods, you name it there is a subscription box for it and some are awesome and some are just a little silly in my opinion. However, at 38 weeks pregnant with the desire […]