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WoolOver Review

| Fashion, Reviews

Wool overs review Woolovers shrug and poncho

Wool Overs is a UK company that started in 1989 and now have over 160 styles of knitwear in 180 different colours and combinations.   I was recently sent a woolover shrug and poncho to try out. I chose it as it looked so versatile and an easy top to throw over anything without looking out […] Read more…

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Deciding Whether To Return To Work

| Family

Deciding whether to work or stay at home

This past week I have been seriously lacking motivation with blogging. I write my posts when I go to bed as I don’t like spending the day on my iPad when it is just Lucas and I. When it has come to bed time, I’ve been too tired or just couldn’t be bothered going on […] Read more…

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What Lucas Wore #19

| Fashion

Lucas is wearing a navy jumper from Next (last season, bought in the sale) with a Funky Giraffe bib. I love how the bib adds some colour to his top half and the red and yellow on the rocket also ties together well with the ribbing and turn ups on his jeans. The jeans were £9 from Matalan and […] Read more…

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Tesco Healthy Living Range

| Food & Drink

Tesco healthy living range pack of pasta

  As part of the Orchard programme at Tesco, I received a voucher to use on any of the Tesco Healthy Living range. I had purchased sandwiches from the healthy living range previously for lunch at work and knew there were other products but I didn’t realise just how many products are in the range. They […] Read more…

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Don’t Be So Quick To Judge

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A 4 year old girl sat in her pram holding a pink bunny teddy.Autism and pica awareness

Yesterday I saw an open letter that a lady had written to some people she had been judged by whilst out shopping with her daughter. In my working life I support people with learning disabilities including autism and pica and her words rang very true to me. Thank you Sammi for letting me share. Sammi […] Read more…

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Aubergine And Potato Curry Recipe

| Food & Drink

I fancied making an aubergine curry but didn’t have all the fresh ingredients in that I needed to follow the recipes I had seen so I decided to make my own using what I already had in the cupboard. Thankfully it turned out delicious, we didn’t have any naan bread so I served it with […] Read more…

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Funky Giraffe Bibs Review

| Fashion, Giveaways

Lucas wearing a multicoloured funky giraffe bib, knitted hat, maroon top and navy jeans. He is sat down looking at the camera with his hands stretching his hat

  Lucas has been trying out Funky Giraffe Bibs* this week and they couldn’t have been gifted to him at a better time as he is really dribbly at the moment from teething. He now has two bottom teeth and a top tooth popping through. Funky Giraffe have an amazing collection to choose from, there are […] Read more…

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Henry J Socks Review

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  There seems to be a mail subscription service for everything nowadays but I didn’t realise socks were included in it until I came across Henry J Socks. Henry J Socks is a subscription targeted at men to get one, two or three pairs of socks a month, starting at £4.99 a month for one pair. […] Read more…

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Lucas’ 1st Birthday And Christening Celebration

| Diary, Fashion

  Lucas turned one on Monday and we combined his birthday party with his Christening on Sunday.   The Christening went well apart from the vicar taking his dummy out of his mouth to baptise him, not sure why he needed to do that but Lucas wasn’t impressed and cried through his baptism before being […] Read more…

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