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Our summer of firsts with HUGGIES® Little Swimmers®! #ad

I know everyone says it, but I really don’t know where time goes. One minute Littlest B was born, and [...]

By |August 18th, 2017|Family life, Reviews|11 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

A midsummer night's dream. That's what I'm calling #MySundayPhoto this week, taken at my brother and sister-in-law's marquee wedding reception [...]

By |August 13th, 2017|Family life|2 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Last week for #MySundayPhoto I brought you a picture of Misery Guts and I on our wedding day to mark [...]

By |July 30th, 2017|Family life|5 Comments

A little bit of news!

Not that sort of news, but I've got a little bit of news nonetheless. Remember when I wrote a post [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Family life|44 Comments

A last letter to my Granny

You can probably guess where this is going. Those of you who saw #MySundayPhoto this week will know that the [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|Family life|52 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

This week I'm sharing a photo taken on my wedding day in July 2010. The image became all the more [...]

By |January 8th, 2017|Family life|32 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

Happy Christmas! By the time you read this the presents will probably have been ripped open and Santa's head will [...]

By |December 25th, 2016|Family life|5 Comments

Why I don’t want to see anyone this Christmas

I know, I know. Christmas is a time of sharing, of spending time with family and friends and being grateful [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Family life|6 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

First, a confession: #MySundayPhoto wasn't actually taken by me this week. It was taken by Bournemouth-based family photographer Mei Parsons [...]

By |November 20th, 2016|Family life|7 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

It's a big day in our house - Little B is two today! Which means it's been two whole years [...]

By |October 30th, 2016|Family life|7 Comments

Top tips when selling your family car

Ever since we discovered we're expecting baby number three I’ve been joking that the ‘only’ thing we need to buy is [...]

By |September 28th, 2016|Family life|0 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

I've had a taster of life as a single mum this week. Misery Guts is away in America with work, [...]

By |September 25th, 2016|Family life|5 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

We've had some unseasonably warm weather in our neck of the woods this week - so much so that, on [...]

By |September 18th, 2016|Family life|6 Comments

Speedy school night hacks

It’s just one week into the new school term and I already feel like I need a holiday. BB only went back to [...]

By |September 12th, 2016|Family life, Reviews|22 Comments

5 reasons pen pals should make a come back

Did you ever have a pen pal when you were little? I did. We moved around a lot and in [...]

By |September 9th, 2016|Family life|15 Comments