Blogtober #14 – The meaning of my blog name

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I got my blog name before I ever intended on having a blog. I originally had a Facebook page where I wrote reviews of products I was using and sharing other people’s blog posts and news articles that I found interesting. The name came from the moment I set up my Facebook page, I was lying in […] Read more…


Caketoppers Review

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  Caketoppers* recently sent us some cupcakes to try. They specialise in cakes, cupcakes and printed icing edible toppers for delivery across the UK. Personalised with your photo, logo or message they are a great idea for birthdays, anniversaries, celebrations or any special occasion. They also have some designs you can choose from including Birthdays, Halloween, […] Read more…


Blogtober #13 – What’s in my fridge

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  I went shopping to Tesco a couple of days ago so we have a full fridge at the moment. I got a couple of fresh pastas to go with a roast veg sauce and a mascarpone sauce. I got us a couple of pizzas each, I love veggi pizzas and got spinach and ricotta. […] Read more…


Big Imaginations Sponge Review

| Reviews, Travel & Days Out, UK

  A couple of weeks ago, Lucas and I were invited to watch Sponge, a Big Imaginations production at Z-arts in Manchester.     Z-arts was formed in 2000 as a ‘creative space for young people’ with a priority on providing participatory activity. Creative learning is still at the core of everything they do, both inside […] Read more…


Blogtober #10 – One thing you can’t live without

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  One thing I can’t live without is definitely coffee, it is pretty much the only thing I drink. Since becoming pregnant I switched to decaff and remained on it as I can’t tell the difference so may as well have the healthier version. Before I was pregnant I constantly drank tea but lost the […] Read more…


Blogtober #9 – Favourite Film

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  I’ve written before about my favourite family films that I’m looking forward to watching with Lucas.     My favourite film that I never get sick of watching is Notting Hill. I have it saved in my sky planner so it can’t be deleted by accident.     Another I like watching, especially at Christmas […] Read more…


Blogtober #8 – Favourite TV Programmes

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  Since having Lucas I have been very grateful for catch up TV and series record as the TV time that he’s around usually consists of Postman Pat. The ones I have set to series record are Emmerdale, Coronation Street, Nashville and Home and Away. Emmerdale and Coronation Street I don’t mind missing but have […] Read more…


The Fairy Glen with #MamiaDaysOut

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This post is an entry for BritMums #MamiaDaysOut Linky Challenge, sponsored by Aldi Mamia.   Aldi kindly sent us a hamper of snacks for Lucas to enjoy on a day out. I should have taken the photo before Lucas got his mits on the fruit pots! The hamper included their award-winning 100% organic baby food which […] Read more…