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Lunch At The Farmers Arms In Heskin

| Food & Drink

The Farmers Arms in Heskin is situated about 5 minutes from junction 27 of the M6 motorway. Originating from the 1700s it was once called The Pleasant Retreat and renamed in 1902. My Grandma offered to take Lucas and I out for lunch before having a wander around Derby House so I suggested we called […] Read more…

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Win 1 of 5 Weaning Bundles From Organix

| Food & Drink, Giveaways

Weaning is an exciting time for both babies and parents. Exploring new tastes and textures after living on milk for 6 months. There are certain foods that your baby will love from the beginning, Lucas loved bananas and sweet potato to begin with before moving onto more fish and meat tastes aswel. He didn’t think much […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #22

| Fashion

Lucas has just started to fit into his 12-18 month clothes so he can now wear some of his birthday presents. This outfit is off one of my Aunties. It is a three piece set consisting of joggers, sweatshirt and socks from Disney Baby at Nutmeg, Morrisons. Linking up with Funky Kid Friday and Weekend Tot Style x Read more…

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Simply Washing Tablets Review

| Home & Garden, Reviews

  I have recently been using some new washing tablets to do our laundry. Simply sent me some Pure Allergen and Fragrance Free Non-Bio Powder Tablets* and Sensitive Non-Bio Soluble Powder Tablets* to see what I thought of them. Simply washing tablets have been dermatologically and clinically tested and are approved by the Vegan Society. They have also been […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #21 – Nightwear

| Fashion

This week is all about nightwear. Lucas has always needed smaller sleepsuits than his clothes for some reason. He is now 13 months but is still wearing 9-12 month clothes and has only just grown out of his 6-9 month sleepsuits. I bought him some new sleep suits from BHS, they have an offer on for […] Read more…

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Lunch Box Ideas For 12 months +

| Food & Drink

Toddler lunch box ideas for 12 months +, here are some easy recipes suitable for freezing so you can be prepared. Organix baby food review

  As I have now returned to work, Lucas goes to a childminder 2 days a week so I have been thinking of some ideas of what he can take with him for lunch apart from the obvious ham sandwiches, pasta salads and fruit. The lovely people over at Organix sent Lucas their mini boxes of raisins […] Read more…

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First Aid For Babies

| Charity, Family

Since finding out I was pregnant, I have been meaning to go on a baby first aid course. With one thing or another I have never got round to it but St. John Ambulance have some great free resources on their website showing various first aid methods for different ailments as well as for different age groups. […] Read more…

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KiddieCubes Review

| Food & Drink, Reviews

Lucas is mainly eating the same as D and I now but he does still have the occasional jar of baby food. When we started the weaning process, I tried to make as much of his food as possible from scratch but sometimes I wouldn’t have time or I wanted something different for him as making batches […] Read more…

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My New Skincare Regime

| Health & Beauty

Seen as I have now turned 30, I thought it is about time I started to look at my skincare regime. I can hardly complain when I become wrinkly, if I haven’t made any effort to maintain my skins natural elasticity. I have always been very lazy when it comes to face care, my face […] Read more…

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Chocolate Easter Cake Recipe

| Food & Drink

Chocolate Easter Cake

Lucas went for a settling in session at his childminders yesterday so I used the time to myself to bake us an Easter cake. I frosted it once he got home though so that is a bit roughly done as he was trying to climb up my leg whilst I was doing it x Chocolate Easter […] Read more…

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