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Under a Fiver Finds #SDFiverChallenge

3rd November 2017

We are officially on the countdown to Christmas and I am very much in full swing of shopping for Christmas presents. It is hard sometimes with being on a budget, so when Britmums were looking for people to take part in the # SDFiverChallenge I knew it would be perfect for me!

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Reuben playing on swing bridge

To My Not-so-Little Man; You’re Four Years Old

6th October 2017

You’ve taught me that it is OK not to be perfect. It doesn’t matter if the housework isn’t done everyday. You’ve taught me it is much more important to enjoy the company of those most important to us. That it is OK to be a fool. To ignore other people looking and let go, to have fun.

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Reuben mixing the mince

Beef & Pork Meatballs #HealthyRedMeat

17th September 2017

We were recently invited to take part in the #HealthyRedMeat challenge by BritMums.
We have a varied diet when it comes to meats and obviously we have to tailor what we have to suit not just ourselves as parents but a three year old and a one year old.

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Reuben sitting on tree stump

Know That You Weren’t Left Behind.

11th September 2017

The last few months have been so difficult for you to understand. I know they have. I’ve seen you sad, you’ve told me that you don’t want to go to preschool.

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My Beautiful Baby Girl

To My Beautiful Baby Girl

29th August 2017

The last twelve months have been a whirlwind of emotions for me. It all started when I was pregnant with you. You see I was so worried that things were going to be different for you.

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birthday party cake and balloons

First Birthday Party; Jessica’s Going to be 1!

28th July 2017

cannot believe that next month is Jessica’s first birthday, she will be one! Where has that last year gone?

OMG! I’m going to have a toddler!
We’re now starting to think about planning her birthday party. We know that she won’t remember it, but it’s still important to celebrate an important milestone as a family. We want to share it with the people closest to us.

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Adopt a cat; Lola

Adopt a Cat; And Lola Makes Five

28th June 2017

We met Lola and instantly fell in love with her. She was so affectionate and friendly. She wasn’t shy around the children and they loved her just as much.

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Reuben with Geosafari kidnoculars

‘Wild About Learning’ with GeoSafari

15th June 2017

We were given a GeoSafari Critter Habitat and some Kidnoculars to review from Learning Resources UK for their Wild About Learning campaign! We absolutely loved the Kidnoculars and you can win your set here!

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New mum jo and Reuben

New Mum Struggles; It Does Get Easier.

12th June 2017

I hadn’t thought about how I would feel. How I would change, how everything would change.
I knew it would change but I didn’t think about how!

The hardest thing for me as a new mum was that I no longer felt like me.

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Little One - Reuben & Jessica playing

The Little One Tag; All About The Baby and The Boy!

7th June 2017

I’m three Mummy and I’ll be four in October! The best thing about being three is being Batman, obviously! I get to run around in my Batman cape and save people. And then when I’m finished being Batman I can be Spiderman or Iron Man. It’s great!

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