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Win A Box of Delicious Indie Bay Pretzel Bites

To celebrate their launch in WHSmith travel stores I’ve teamed up with Indie Bay for a very yummy competition. You could win a whole box of Indie Bay Pretzel Bites. Best yet, if you win you’ll get to choose which one of the delicious flavours you want your box to be.

Indie Bay are aimed at parents, supposedly to feed the snacks to their kids, however, I have purposefully misunderstood this and delved into the samples I was sent. L hardly got a look in! They are Yum.

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Win A Spa Day for two from Red Letter Days

I am very excited to share this competition with you all! It’s one of my favourite things to do, so I know you will all love it. Oh yes, you could win a Spa Day for two people from the amazing Red Letter Days.

If somehow you haven’t heard of Red Letter Days they provide a wide range of gift experiences, from dining out to racing cars and of course spa days.

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Cosy Up with a Course from The Centre of Excellence

Over the last couple of months I have been beavering away at home, working my way through some course from The Centre of Excellence.

The Centre of Excellence offers a huge range of home learning courses but I was mostly interested in their crafting courses. I do love to craft and so it is naturally a topic that interests me.

The Centre of Excellence Calligraphy
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Feeling Calm #151

For my birthday a couple of years ago 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.

Half Term was amazing. We had the best time, it was so chilled out and just lovely. Both L and I have been a bit sad now he’s back at school but we’ll soon get back in the groove of it all.

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

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This Plus That Equals…. Back to School Sadness

This plus that equals…. back to school sadness

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 back to school sadness. I’m writing this on the last day of half term, I’ve just finished crying for the third time today, I’m really sad he’s going back to school but all my social accounts seem to be full of people celebrating the end of the holidays. So I thought I’d balance that out a bit.

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Zuru 5 Surprise Series 2

To celebrate the launch of Zuru’s 5 Surprise Series 2 L was sent a fabulous bundle of Zuru toys to enjoy over Half Term.

Zuru Toys 5 Surprise Series 2

5 Surprise is a ball, split into 5 segments, a bit like an orange. Each segment is sealed and contains a different toy. It’s like a surprise egg with extra toys and no chocolate!

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