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

| Shopping

  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 […] Read more…


Living Arrows #3

| Diary

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…


Britax Cosytoes Review

| Reviews

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 […] Read more…


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…


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…


Happy Days #5 – Christmas 2016

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Christmas 2016 Living arrows lucas on new years eve wearing an orange sleepsuit, playing with cards

I have really enjoyed spending time with D and Lucas over Christmas. It has given D and Lucas to spend some quality time together. We spent Christmas Day at my Mums and Grandmas with the whole family, I think there are over 20 of us when we get together and Lucas absolutely loves it. He […] Read more…