Boxing Day Traditions

December 26, 2018

Merry Christmas! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas Day yesterday. I don’t know about you, but I’m still feeling full from that enormous Christmas dinner yesterday. I’m sure I can find room for some leftovers today, though, because that’s what Boxing Day is all about, isn’t it?! Before Christmas, I ran a little ‘this or that’ quiz on my Instastories, and some of…

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Living Arrows {2018} 52/53

December 24, 2018

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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Pondering Playtime // Christmas Tree Tuff Spot

December 21, 2018

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share a favourite picture book and a craft or play activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen The Christmas Bear by Ian Whybrow*, and created this easy Christmas tree tuff spot to go with it. The Christmas Bear – What’s the Story? The Christmas Bear is about a present – Christmas Bear – who gets left…

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Hybrid Stroller: Growing and Changing with your Family

December 19, 2018

Since we first reviewed the Hybrid Stroller when M was just nine months old, BabyStyle have really looked after us and gifted us everything that we’ve needed with the arrival of B, allowing us to take advantage of all of the Hybrid Stroller’s features. We’ve used the Hybrid Stroller in every configuration that it can offer; in City mode, with smaller, zippier wheels, the Hybrid…

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Living Arrows {2018} 51/53

December 17, 2018

Every week I join in with Living Arrows, a blog linky run by Donna at What the Redhead Said. The name Living Arrows comes from a poem by Kahlil Gibran; “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”, and each Monday I share a photo of M, and one of B, and a bit about what we’ve been up…

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The Conundrum of your Second Child’s First Christmas

December 14, 2018

I’m very fortunate in that as well as a wonderful community of followers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter to show solidarity when I’m musing over various situations that come from having two children less than two years apart, I also have several ‘real life’ friends with a similar age gap between their two children. Quite often I find myself wondering about various things, and it’s…

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The Christmas Tag

December 12, 2018

Seeing as Christmas less than two weeks away (whaaat?!) I thought today would be a good day to answer a few Christmas questions! Lauren from Scrapbook Blog tagged me to answer the questions below… What’s your favourite Christmas movie? I would say Love Actually, but I think I have possibly seen it too many times now, and the but scene where Emma Thompson’s character listens…

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Hi, I’m Jules. I’m a 30-something teacher, currently at home being mum to M, two, and baby B.

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