It’s been a funny old week. My husband has been at home after being away in Norway, so we have been going out and eating WAY too much whilst the kids are at school and nursery. I’m not looking forward to the scales, but sometimes it’s good to let loose and stuff your face. So onto this weeks #LittleLoves and I have to say it’s been a funny old week. I found a copy of Little Women in the kids book section of a charity shop. Obviously it was a condensed version but it made me determined to dig out…

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As I have mentioned a billion times, my twin daughters are due to start full time school this September. They turn four next month, so will be one of the younger ones in their year but they are more than ready. They currently spend every afternoon at the nursery attached to the school so are familiar with the building and the routines so I am hoping come September it’ll be an absolute breeze for them. But for me it’s going to be a very different situation. How Can You Be A Stay At Home Mum When Your Kids Are At…

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With the sky being a gorgeous shade of blue more than it’s grey lately, dare I say that summer is well on the way. Instagram is awash with pretty skies, blossom and yellow rapeseed and it just makes you want to be outside. But is it all fun and games? Summer on social media is incredibly pretty but with three kids in tow, they are the priority so whilst I am busy packing the suntan cream, fans, the hats, UV sunglasses, copious amounts of water and tents for shade, I often forget that I will probably end up looking like…

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At the end of November and start of December, we took our first trip to Disneyland Paris. As complete novices, choosing a hotel cn be tricky. For us, the only option was to stay in a Disney hotel to ensure we had maximum magical effect. It can feel rather overwhelming but after much searching and chatting to people who had been, we decided to stay in Newport Bay in the Compass Club. The Compass Club gives you extra perks including: an extra hotel fast pass access to the drinks lounge a separate lounge area for afternoon snacks and breakfast special…

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Hola! We are over a third of the way through 2017 and I almost forgot to do this post as I genuinely can’t get to grips with where the time goes. April is always a mixed month in my house as it marks the day where my Mom passed away, so it’s always a hard one and one I dread. I’m glad to see the back of it, however it’s actually been a good one family wise. Here’s how I got on: A night away. DONE. I took the kids up to Blackpool overnight and we had such a brilliant…

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It’s been a funny old week. The kids have gone back to nursery and school so routine has returned, but it’s also the one week of the year which always has a huge black cloud hanging over it. Yesterday was the third anniversary of losing my Mom. It’s never a nice day but one that seems to bring it all back. I know it will never get easier, but it has gotten different. I don’t want to dwell so let’s go straight onto this weeks #LittleLoves I have been reading everything Disney related I can find. We are looking at…

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Three years ago today was the last time I saw or spoke to my Mom. Three years since she took her last breath. Three years since I could see her, hold her hand, tell her I love her. Three years have passed and so much has changed in these three years. I miss my Mom more than I could ever describe. We had such a close bond that it will be impossible to ever get over the loss I’ve experienced. I will never be able to full accept that at 28 I was left Motherless. My five year old and…

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