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This Plus That Equals…. Train Days

This plus that equals…. train days

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 our days out on the train. Train days as L calls them.

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This Plus That Equals…. Growing Up

This plus that equals…. growing up

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 boy getting all grown up. I can’t believe how fast he’s growing up, I really can’t.

Chesters Roman Fort & Museum
Exploring a Roman Fort and asking ALL the questions

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This Plus That Equals…. May Plans 2018

This plus that equals…. May plans

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 plans for the coming month.

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This Plus That Equals…. Worries

This plus that equals…. worries

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 little things that are worrying me at the moment.

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This Plus That Equals…. Rural Living

This plus that equals…. rural living

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 it is like to live in a rural area. If I’m honest I’ve never felt like our home is in a particularly rural area, but it has come to light that in actual fact, it very much is.

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Our New House Sign

When we moved into our house many years ago there were several things I wanted to sort out. The house sign being one of them. A solar powered affair, with flowers and the house number. Too small to see from the road and not to our tastes at all.

House Sign
This is the front of our house from the road, we’ve got quite the driveway and you cannot see what the house number is

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This Plus That Equals…. April Plans

This plus that equals…. April plans

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 plans for the coming month.

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Easy2Name Labels – Review

It doesn’t matter how hard I try, I cannot ignore the fact L will be starting schools this year. It’s only a couple of weeks until we find out if he got a place at the school in our village. But whilst September may be a lifetime away for him, it’s really not for me and I should start to get organised. Step one – Labels. Clothes, shoes, stationery and bags, you name it’ll need labelling and that’s where Easy2Name Labels comes in.  Continue reading Easy2Name Labels – Review

Why I Love My Google Home Mini

I have always been a fan of a gadget. I love a bit of tech. So we had been thinking about getting a smart speaker device for the house for a while.

When it came to choosing what we were going to go for the Google Home Mini was the only choice for us. So this isn’t a comparison about why it is better or worse than Alexa or anything else, it is purely about why I like it.  Continue reading Why I Love My Google Home Mini

This Plus That Equals…. Working Away

This plus that equals…. Working Away

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 very real potential that husb will be working away from home during the week. Nothing is set in stone yet, in fact, it may not even happen. This really is a bit of a mind dump. Hopefully I’ll sort out how I’m feeling as I type.

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