My Girls – February

Is it me or did I just blink and it is February already?  What a busy time it has been as usual for the girls and I. After what felt like the longest term at school we are currently off on a much needed half term break wooohoo!!! The last week of term is always the toughest I really notice just how shattered they are and in need of some lazy days at home. It was a week or so ago I took these photos as we took a walk around Upton Country Park (shocking – I know we go there…

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Apple Pancake Recipe

One of the tastiest dates in a foodies calendar is fast approaching. Pancake day is right around the corner, so get it in your diaries (28th Feb) and have your frying pans at the ready. Today I have teamed up with Pink Lady® and I am sharing with you a super simple, delicious apple pancake recipe that will be sure to win the kids over this pancake day. If you’re anything like me you’ll like your pancakes sweet, which usually means lots of sugar and lots of lemon which is not the healthiest option. This recipe will give your pancakes a delicious, subtle sweet…

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10 Things To Do This Half Term In Dorset

Half term is here! One week whole week off from the school runs and plenty of quality time to enjoy with our little ones. Like any parent, my girls can drive me round the bend sometimes but I do love it when they are off. By Thursday I will probably be eating my words and counting down the days until they go back to school. For now I am planning our week with excitement here is 10 things to do with the kids this half term in Dorset. Percy park keeper trail and Moors Valley – As long as the…

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Win A NURTURE FRUITY WATER+ Prize Bundle

Keeping the children hydrated in a healthy way can for some parents be a challenge. Most of the drinks available in supermarkets aimed towards children are full of the sugar and additives we are warned against but what do you do if your child really isn’t keen on water? You find a healthy alternative .. que Nurture Fruity Water+. A delicious, drink packed full of goodness and only natural sugars. I’ve teamed up with the lovely people at Natural Immune Products, producer of the healthy children’s drinks Nurture Fruity Water+, to offer five lucky readers the chance to win a fabulous…

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Co-Parenting; Nobody said it would be easy…

It was off the back of watching a feature on This Morning today that made me write this post, a story involving two ‘celebrities’ and one baby which had got ugly. Uglier than ugly – it’s a bit of a mess. Though it got me thinking about my journey of learning to co-parent, in obviously a much less dramatic way than them but it has been a journey all the same. Co-parenting is hard, I have been a single parent for a little under 2 years now. Back when the girls dad and I decided to split I was pre-warned…

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