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The Signature Collection by McDonald’s

Last week I was lucky enough to attend a special Signature event at McDonald’s on Boundary Road in Norwich. Husb and L were especially pleased they had been invited along as well. We were there alongside some lucky competition winners to find out all about the new Signature Collection of burgers and McDonald’s collaboration with Julien Macdonald OBE.

McDonald's Signature Event
A fun family night out

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Fairy Non Bio and GOSH

Fairy Non Bio announces partnership with Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity to support seriously ill children

Fairy Non Bio, pioneer of gentle fabric care for sensitive skin, is proud to announce ambitions to raise at least £150,000 to help seriously ill children being treated at world-leading Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Continue reading Fairy Non Bio and GOSH

Feeling Calm #87

For my birthday last year I was given a great book ‘Calm’ and a journal from my friends. To help me find some calm in my life and to de-stress a little. I have been writing in my journal everyday since and on Wednesday’s (or late on a Tuesday) I go through the daily highlights I’ve written down and pick out my 10 favourites.

This week has been tiring. L has decided that sleep is not really the in thing anymore and as such refuses to do it for long. I’m so tired! It’s been a nice week though. Really nice actually.

Here are my top ten moments from the last 7 days:

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This Plus That Equals…. Darker Evenings

This plus that equals…. Darker Evenings

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 we do now those darker evenings have arrived.

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The 12 Makes of Christmas – Advent

Hobbycraft are helping us get in the Christmas Spirit with their 12 Makes of Christmas. They are hosting festive demos and sharing a range of inspiring makes and project guides to help those looking to create a handmade Christmas. This week we are making an Advent Calendar.

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Silent Sunday 05/11/2017

Silent Sunday
Silent Sunday

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Jelly Babies Tropical

New Jelly Babies Tropical with banana, mango and pineapple flavours have hit the shelves!

It’s the first time ever a new flavour of Jelly Babies has been created and they are yummy. Trust me. We’ve tried a few. Even comparing them to the originals, just to be sure.   Continue reading Jelly Babies Tropical

JCB Hydradig 1:32 Diecast Review

A little while back L received some unexpected post. A parcel with his favourite label on the outside, a JCB label. It wasn’t anything I was expecting and had no idea what could be inside so when L opened it up to find a perfect 1:32 Scale Model of a JCB Hydradig he was ecstatic.  Continue reading JCB Hydradig 1:32 Diecast Review

intu Chapelfield Butterfly Baubles

intu Chapelfield Butterfly Baubles aim to raise more than £25,000 for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices this Christmas

Norfolk’s biggest shopping centre, intu Chapelfield in Norwich, unveiled a unique, feature Christmas decoration yesterday, that will help raise money for a very important cause this winter.

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Win a Christmas Flavours Gift Hamper from Opies

Christmas Flavours

For many, Christmas isn’t Christmas without a Pickled Walnut but if this is your first foray into the Pickled Walnut Club, then we suggest that you use them to accompany Christmas cheeses or crack open a  jar on Boxing Day as they go really well with cold meats too.

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