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This Plus That Equals…. How I Stay Positive

This plus that equals…. How I Stay Positive

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about what I do to stay positive. This isn’t something that comes naturally to me, but it is something I have actively been working on this year. Despite finding it difficult at times I believe it is worth while and I feel so much happier for it, so I thought I’d share my tips with you.

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This Plus That Equals…. Ridiculous Things I Have Lost

This plus that equals…. ridiculous things that I have lost  (that I never would have done before having children)

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about the many ways in which I have become slightly crazier since having had L and all of the ridiculous things I have lost. I’m not even including my sanity, that’s long gone.

Tent Selfie!
Tent Selfie! Yes I’m chilling in my son’s play tent. All sanity is lost

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This Plus That Equals…. Ways My Toddler Has Injured Me

This plus that equals…. Ways My Toddler Has Injured Me

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about the many ways in which my toddler has injured me. It’s a lot. Toddlers may be cute, but with all that bouncy energy and the coordination of a drunk hippo on ice they can be lethal.

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This Plus That Equals…. Feeling Like a Failure

This plus that equals…. Feeling Like a Failure

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about me and how I’m feeling. Fairly rubbish as you may have guessed from the title. Now I’m not after a load of sympathy, I just need to write about why I feel like a failure, get it off my chest and then hopefully start to feel a bit better.

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This Plus That Equals…. Easy Toddler Kitchen Hacks


This plus that equals…. Easy Toddler Kitchen Hacks

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about fuss free and easy ways to get the kitchen with your toddler. L like most toddlers loves helping me cook, but it can get messy and stressful, so here are some of my top kitchen hacks.

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This Plus That Equals…. Amazing Changes

This plus that equals…. Amazing Changes

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about some of the amazing changes I’ve noticed in my son. Kids grow and change all the time but the last few months he seems to have just flourished and it’s time to make a note of it all before it fades with time.

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This Plus That Equals…. Things That Make Me Happy

This plus that equals…. Things That Make Me Happy.

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about things that make me happy, after a few days feeling down in the dumps, it’s time to focus on things that cheer me up.

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This Plus That Equals…. A Very Bad Day

This plus that equals…. A Very Bad Day.

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about my very bad day, well two days. I nearly didn’t write it, but I need to vent.

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This Plus That Equals…. Why Summer Colds Suck

This plus that equals…. why summer colds suck.

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about feeling sorry for myself and my summer cold.

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This Plus That Equals…. Why I Love Christmas in July

This plus that equals…. why I love Christmas in July

Here’s the latest instalment in my series of posts all about what makes our lives here at home tick. This week is all about Christmas in July. The time of year all the big brands, supermarkets and high street stores showcase their Christmas ranges.

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