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This Plus That Equals…. School Gates

This plus that equals…. school gates

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 things I have discovered now I’m at the school gates twice a day.

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This Plus That Equals…. Growing Up (Again)

This plus that equals…. growing up (again)

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 wrote about it earlier in the year, but he just won’t stop and starting school has lead to some noticeable changes!

#SuperSummerMissions
Writing his name

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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…. Half Term

This plus that equals…. Half Term

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 upcoming, first ever, half term. I am so flipping excited to have my boy back home for a week, even if he just rolled his eyes at me when I mentioned it this morning.

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All Treats No Tricks this Halloween

I have to admit I have never been a big Halloween fan, but L loves it so much, his joy over this fun holiday has spread throughout the house.

Halloween we're ready!
Halloween we’re ready!

In the past I would have done nothing other than turn of the lights and pretend I wasn’t home. Maybe when I was a teenager I would have found myself at a Halloween party, but other than shoving a novelty witches hat on my head it would have been no different to any other weekend with my friends.  Continue reading All Treats No Tricks this Halloween

This Plus That Equals…. Why I Want a Dog

This plus that equals…. Why I Want a Dog

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 why I want a dog, I doubt I shall be getting one as my husband is 100% against it, but I can dream.

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To My Son on Your Fifth Birthday

I cannot believe that tomorrow is your birthday and you will be five years old, this year has flown by and we have done so much. Spending your fourth birthday at Chessington still seems like a recent memory, but it was a year ago, a whole year. How?

Boy with birthday presents
Birthday boy from last year

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This Plus That Equals…. October Plans 2018

This plus that equals…. October 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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Posterlounge Review and Competition

In a couple of weeks it is my husband’s birthday. One week after L’s as it happens. The last few years his birthdays haven’t been so special, I’ll be honest. So this year I wanted to treat him to something lovely and I got him some fabulous and very special prints from Posterlounge.  Continue reading Posterlounge Review and Competition

This Plus That Equals…. Walking

This plus that equals…. walking

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 walking. The most simple of things but something that brings me pure joy.

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