Glamping at Chessington world of adventures

A couple weeks back me and the girls were invited along to the launch of the brand new Explorer Glamping accommodation that is now available at Chessington world of adventures. This was the first time I would ever be taking the girls on a camping trip, I was bit nervous I am not much of a natural camper shall we say – more of a hotel kind of girl! However I thought it would be a fun little adventure for us and we love those so we went for it. We headed up straight from school and arrived just after…

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Getting a good night sleep

Do you ever really realise the importance of a good night sleep until it starts being taken away from you? I know I didn’t, I have always loved my sleep but I took it for granted. When I was in my teens I slept way too much – there is definitely such a thing as having too much sleep, it made me lazy. When I had my girls I saw what it actually meant to feel exhausted the 3am feeds were physically painful and the 5am wake up calls are horrendous. As the girls have gotten older they do sleep…

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Captain Pug – Book Review

  Reading to my girls has been something I have done since they were newborn, it always relaxed them before bed, given us some bonding time and allowed us some chilled out time all together. We were recently asked to take a look at a new book by Laura James “Captain Pug“. Now Captain Pug is aimed at 5-7 year olds my girls are 2, 4 and 5 so a little younger but I still thought it would be a nice book for us to read together, a chapter a night giving the girls something to look forward to before bed.…

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A Little Break At M by Montcalm Shoreditch

Over the weekend Caro, Sarah and I headed up to London for an event with Mumsnet, seen as it would take us each a couple of hours to travel in we thought why not make the most of it and stay overnight. After a little browse online we settled on the M by Montcalm drawn in instantly by the luxuriousness of the rooms, the thought of loosing a couple of hours in the spa and the fab location; in the heart of Shorditch surrounded by lots of amazing bars and restaurants. The building it self is just stunning as I…

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Getting #WheelieCreative With George At ASDA

I was recently invited by George at ASDA to take part in their #WheelieCreative bike campaign which involves us coming up with a theme for one their children’s bikes and getting a little creative. Now father christmas kindly bought my big girls bikes christmas just gone so I thought it would be fun to choose a little balance bike for Lottie so she can zoom up and down with her sister’s. I went for the WeeRide Slyde balance bike in pink, it caught my eye as it just looks so cool and different to other balance bikes I have seen. Lottie is…

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