Living Arrows #4

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Living arrows, Lucas concentrating looking down at the table with a bowl of sugar sachets whilst his friend has her back to us

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”     Lucas and I met up with one of my friends on Friday. We have always lived near to eachother but became […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #2

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Ordinary moments lucas side on smiling whilst holding a toasted tea cake

  Lucas and I went to a local garden centre with my Grandma this week. Every so often, they send me and my Grandma £1 vouchers to spend there. We are suckers for vouchers. It is a good ploy to get us there to spend money as it works every time. As it turns out […] Read more…

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It’s not too late to get a bargain in the January sales

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I’ve previously written about using cashback sites and sales throughout the year to get organised for peoples birthdays and Christmas. It not only makes it far less stressful in November and December but also saves me money. I’ve been looking at the January Sale at The Works for some gifts. I’ve found some fab bargains and discovered […] Read more…

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Living Arrows #3

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Living arrows. Lucas standing against a wall wearing a stripy knitted hat, grey and black robot print jacket, black nike trainers and marron jeans

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” Lucas has been quite challenging this week, he certainly knows his own mind. I love this about him, I don’t want him to […] Read more…

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Britax Cosytoes Review

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Britax cosytoes review

Kiddies Kingdom approached me to see if we would like to review any of their products. I hadn’t been on their website before so I wasn’t sure what to expect. They seriously have everything you need for a new baby from furniture to prams and car seats, toys and safety products.      I bought […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #1 – Sorting pennies

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Sorting pennies

I’ve decided to join in with The Ordinary Moments linky where I will post a photo each week of something we have done, cooked, played, one of the ordinary moments that don’t tend to be ones you think of but I will love to look back on in the future. This one is Lucas sorting his […] Read more…

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Happy Days #6

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Happy days bloom and wild zara

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity    It has been my birthday, it was my day off work anyway so I had a chilled day with Lucas (he was actually […] Read more…

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