Things to do with your tweens this Easter

As the girls get older I am finding the ‘what shall we do in the holidays’ tougher and tougher to answer. At ages, 11,10&8 it’s so hard to find things they all enjoy. When they were younger we used to have bucket lists created weeks in advanced full of parks we wanted to visit, farm days and soft play trips plus playdates with friends filling all of our weeks to the brim. It just isn’t like that anymore; if I suggest a park I am told it’s for ‘babies’. Soft play is off the cards and catch ups with friends is…

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YoYo Ball Review

I don’t know about you but when I was younger YoYo’s were all the rage at school. The playground was absolutely  full of them (until they got banned by the headteacher!). They were the biggest craze to hit our primary school since Pokémon cards hit the scene. You’d see neon light up YoYo’s, YoYo’s that made noises, some children even had ‘pro’ YoYo’s. Whilst I don’t really know what this YoYo actually did differently to make it classed as ‘pro’ but at the time it seemed pretty cool. The one thing I did know was; I was bloody rubbish at…

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Staying Active With Jump It | AD

I have always thought of us as a pretty active family. While the girls were young I was always the mum at the park first thing or on the beach with the kids jumping waves until the sun went down. However, it’s recently dawned on me that we are no where near as active as we once were. Between co-parenting with their dad, home work and after school clubs I feel like we spend more and more time in the car ferrying between activities than actually being active. Not to mention the draw of screens that seem to be all…

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How to make your luxurious bathroom more eco-friendly

Bathrooms in 2022 can be both luxurious and environmentally friendly.  With more and more homeowners looking to make choices to help protect the environment, its easy to understand why more eco friendly solutions for bathrooms are available now than ever before.  Being more environmentally friendly in the bathroom isn’t just about taking shorter showers and fewer baths either. When having a new bathroom installed or designing a brand new one, you have the chance to incorporate eco-friendly and sustainable elements into your space.  It is largely thanks to new creative technologies that luxury and eco-friendly can now go hand in…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2022

With Mother’s Day fast approaching I have put together a little Mother’s Day Gift Guide to give you some idea’s and inspiration. Whether you’re looking for a gift for you own mum, a mum to be or perhaps just after a treat for yourself I have some great options for you. Mother’s Day isn’t about extravagant gifts or spending a fortune but it is always nice to give (or receive) a little token to show thanks for all mum’s do. These gifts will be sure to put smiles on faces. As will a lie in, breakfast in bed or a…

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