24 of THE BEST Elf on the Shelf Ideas for ‘less enthusiastic’ parents.

Last year was my first foray into Elf on the Shelf. I am not normally a sucker for commercialised festive crap but I thought the boys needed an injection of magic in to their lives. Their baby sister had not long been born, Elliot had been downgraded from baby-of-the-family to Middle Child and William was […]

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Sudocrem Care & Protect

  I was very kindly sent a tube of Sudocrem Care & Protect so I thought I’d write a small review on it, as it’s a bit different to the usual ginormous tub of Sudocrem that we all know and love. It couldn’t have come at a better time as Florence is suffering with nappy […]

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1st Birthday Gift Guide.

It’s just been Florence’s birthday so I’m in full present mode. I found it harder to buy for Florence because she has all of William and Elliot’s old stuff, so she didn’t get the majority of the things in this post because she already has a variation of it or there is no space for […]

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RECIPE – VERSATILE VEGETABLE CHILLI.

Vegetable Chilli. Autumn is in full swing! Hurrah! I’ve been so looking forward to this. I love everything about this season, the shorter days, the cosy evenings, woolly jumpers, wrapping up in scarves and gloves for countryside walks. I just adore the autumn and more so, I adore the food you can cook in the […]

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12 Ideas for Surviving Rainy Days with a Toddler

As much as I adore Autumn, it does bring with it the absolute horror of RAINY DAYS AT HOME. Sure, in the morning a rainy day indoors sounds like a lovely idea, but by lunchtime when energy levels are through the roof and the noise level is creeping up you need to call upon your […]

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Super Easy Cake Recipe to Bake with Children

This is my go to cake recipe. I use it every time I want to make a bog standard sponge cake. It’s super easy, really quick and great fun to make with children. You will need – 2 or 3 Eggs (You’ll see why later) Self raising flour. Caster sugar. Stork or equivalent spread. (You […]

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My Every Day Make-Up Routine.

I love reading other posts about every day make up and routines, so I thought I’d add my own. I go for a more natural look day to day, and I don’t have a lot of time to get myself ready so it’s a really quick and simple one from me. Skincare. Every day I […]

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