Projects

Blogtober #1 – who are you?

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Mandi from Hex Mum has put together a series of questions to challenge bloggers to post everyday in October. Here goes… Who are you? I’m Jenni, also known as Lucas’ Mummy, D’s partner, H’s sister or H and S’s daughter. I live in a little village or at least it used to be little until it was […] Read more…

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BidVine Review

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  BidVine review* of photography services in Manchester. If, like me you haven’t heard of BidVine before, this is how they describe themselves… ‘Bidvine is the easiest way to find and hire local professionals to help accomplish your projects. Learn something new, redecorate your home, feel better, feel fitter, throw a great party – and more.’ […] Read more…

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Small Business Love

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  Last week I went on a product photography workshop at Definitely Dreaming so I can start to take photos of the jewellery and new products we are creating at work. The workshop taught us which settings were best to use on our cameras, how to find the best light and how to manipulate natural light […] Read more…

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The Mummy Tag

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Thank you to Ayse from Arepops for tagging me in the mummy tag x 1. Are you a Stay at Home Mum or a Working Mum? Bit of both, I worked full time before having Lucas. I took 14 months off on maternity and now work 3 days a week. 2. Would you have it any […] Read more…

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Retraining With NCC Home Learning

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I have previously talked about enrolling onto a childminding course with NCC home learning. NCC allows students to work at their own pace which is great for me as getting quiet time to myself is usually when Lucas has a nap. They also have a price match guarantee and payment plans to make learning more affordable. Most […] Read more…

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Making A Wedding Planner File

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I made a wedding planner file for my friend whose engagement party we went to at the weekend, it was the first function D and I have been to together without Lucas since he was born. My parents babysat for us, it was lovely being out together without having Lucas distracting us. I couldn’t manage […] Read more…

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Sisterhood Of The World Bloggers Award

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Thanks to Angela at Days in Bed for nominating me for the Sisterhood Of The World Bloggers Award x Here are the rules: -Thank the blogger who gave you the award and link back to their blog -Answer the 10 questions given to you -Nominate seven bloggers for the award -Write 10 questions for your nominees to […] Read more…

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Party Bags For Under Threes

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We are doing a joint first birthday and christening for Lucas tomorrow. I am making up party bags. Well, I say making up but luckily I have a party pack which includes party bags, however they are only suitable for over 3s. The party bag contains 1 Jungle Animal Pop Up, 1 Sneaky Snake, Click & […] Read more…

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Learning At Home With NCC

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At college I studied Health and Social Care and since then I have completed NVQ 3 in Social Care For Adults. I have worked in a variety of care settings including nursing homes, supported living, day services, schools and hospitals including secure wards. I have mainly supported people with learning disabilities and mental health issues. […] Read more…

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Lucas’ Memory Bear

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Waaayyy too long ago I said I was going to make a memory bear out of Lucas’ old clothes. I finally finished it a while back with a lot of assistance from my Grandma. We used a template I found from McCall’s sewing patterns. It isn’t perfect and I can see why people on Facebook are charging £60 […] Read more…

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