When did you last visit an elderly relative?

| Family

When did you last visit an elderly relative? Yesterday, last week, a couple of months ago, Christmas? I make sure I visit my Grandma at least once a week, not only to keep her company but check if there is anything she needs support with around the house and to give Lucas quality time with […] Read more…

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Keeping fit in an office environment #OfficeYoga

| Health & Beauty

I’ve always had active jobs, since leaving college up until going on maternity leave (11 years), I worked as a support worker in various settings. Whether supporting someone with physical or non physical disabilities, the job role was physically challenging. Supporting people to get dressed, in and out of cars, pushing wheelchairs or walking miles […] Read more…

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BidVine Review

| Projects, Review

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.’ The […] Read more…

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Win 1 of 2 signed John Whaite recipe books

| Competitions

For the final giveaway of my Blogaversary celebrations, the beautiful John Whaite has signed 2 of his Perfect Plates In 5 Ingredients recipe books for me to giveaway. John won the third series of The Great British Bake Off in 2012. He now writes for The Telegraph, is a resident chef on Lorraine, is a presenter and […] Read more…

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Baby Annabell Interactive Brother Doll

| Review

Lucas was recently sent a Baby Annabell Interactive Brother Doll* from Zapf Creation to review. He comes with a romper suit, hat, bib, bottle, dummy and fabric necklace with amulet.The doll is aimed at children from 3 years so Lucas is a little young. Lucas really liked him the first time he saw him, going over and giving him a […] Read more…

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Toddler Lunch Ideas #HartleysYourLunchbox

| Food & Drink

This post is an entry for BritMums #HartleysYourLunchbox Linky Challenge, sponsored by Hartley’s Jelly. We were sent a promotional Hartley’s Lunchbox as part of the challenge with 2 Hartley’s jellies and stickers to decorate the lunch box. Hartley’s are offering customers the chance to collect 12 special edition green lids from the No Added Sugar […] Read more…

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Caseapp review and discount code

| Competitions, Review

I was recently offered to review a custom iPhone case or laptop skin by CaseApp. I chose to get an iPad mini case and an iPad case.  They offer two types of cases and the option of a high gloss or satin finish. The cases are top quality plastic, each designed to fit perfectly to your device. […] Read more…

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Win a family ticket to knowsley safari park

| Competitions

As part of my Blogaversary celebrations, I have a family ticket to giveaway to Knowsley Safari Park for up to 2 adults and 2 children. Knowsley Safari is home to over 750 animals and has a walk around section including cafes, shops, childrens rides and play areas as well as an impressive 5 mile safari drive. Read […] Read more…

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