Small Talk

Jo and Sam on wedding day

National Marriage Week 7-14 February

13th February 2018

National Marriage Week is 7th to the 14th February. As it is National Marriage Week, it seems the perfect time to let you have a peek into one of the best days of our lives.

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A Monthly Review; January 2018

6th February 2018

January always feels a bit lacklustre. The grey, dull rainy days that follow after such a vibrant, sparkly Christmas makes the month feel long. Whilst January has felt a lot like this, it has also been pretty exciting for us.

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Valentine's Day Heart

We Don’t ‘DO’ Valentine’s Gifts BUT if We Did……

30th January 2018

Valentine’s Day isn’t something that Sam and I ‘DO’, but every now and then we (Sam mostly) breaks the rules and buys something. Here are our suggestions….

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Picking A School; Why I Feel so Nervous

10th January 2018

This is the year that Reuben will go to school. He is so excited. He has wanted to go to school since last September when all of his other friends went. I know he is more than ready for this next step in his life. I however, am not. How did my little boy get so big. Why is time going so quickly?

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100 Truths Blogger Tag

4th January 2018

Last year I was tagged not once, but twice in the “100 Truths Blogger Tag”. You would think that I would have been able to get my act together and post this one quickly as it is pretty simple. Not the case! So here we are, 2018 and only five weeks (or so) after I was originally tagged.

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…..And Just Like That, It’s 2018!

2nd January 2018

Happy New Year to you all. I hope you have all had a great Christmas spending time with your families. It has been refreshing having some time away to relax with my beautiful family. Children grow so quickly and so taking a step back is important. But all too soon it is over, we’ve had Christmas, waved goodbye to 2017 and bang! It’s 2018!

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Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

21st December 2017

Merry Christmas to you all and a very Happy New Year. I wish you all love, happiness and health. Enjoy your holidays and hug those special people as much as you can.

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Film, Fudge and Blanket from Morrisons

Film Night Thanks to Morrisons One Stop Shop

18th December 2017

Nothing beats curling up on the sofa with my amazing hubby, Sam. A few glasses of wine and a great film. Morrisons have recently sent us a very generous box of goodies for the perfect film night and to showcase that they really are a “one stop shop”.

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November Number; A Monthly Review

11th December 2017

Eek! As if we are in December already. November was relatively quiet in the way of planned events, that’s not to say that it hasn’t been a nightmare at times.

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The Day My Toddler Fell Down the Stairs

28th November 2017

I have sat down thinking about whether to write this post or not for a week now. In that one second I let my daughter down. I took my eye off the ball and it resulted in an accident. I have always said that this is my space to write about parenting and not just the good, I would be honest. So here goes…….this is the day my toddler fell down the stairs.

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