Cheeky Wipes Cloth Baby Wipes Review

October 2, 2019

Recently, I’ve been trying to make as many little changes as I can in order to be more sustainable. Something that we used a LOT of with two toddlers in the house, is disposable wipes. So, I’ve recently bought a Cheeky Wipes kit, and thought I’d review it. To be clear, I bought this kit with my own money, and am not under any obligation…

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Living Arrows 39/52 {2019}

September 30, 2019

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 // Peg Construction Tuff Spot

September 27, 2019

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my weekly series where I share a play and learning activity, that I’ve done with the girls. This week, I’m sharing this peg construction tuff spot activity. Peg Construction Tuff Spot – Set Up This activity couldn’t be more simple, really. I needed some new pegs for my washing line anyway, so I decided to invest in some wooden ones…

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19 Goals for 2019: Nine Months’ Progress

September 25, 2019

At the start of the year, I wrote myself 19 goals for 2019. Most of them are ongoing, so I thought I’d write a progress post to keep myself accountable and remind myself of any that I may have forgotten! Here’s how I’ve been getting on, nine months in. 1. Overpay the mortgage We’ve kind of reset this target in a big way! Over the…

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Living Arrows 38/52 {2019}

September 23, 2019

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 // Alphabet Rice Tuff Spot

September 20, 2019

Welcome back to Pondering Playtime, my fortnightly series where I share an EYFS play and learning activity to go with it. This week, I’ve chosen to do a sensory alphabet tuff tray activity, to help my three year old with her letter recognition. Alphabet Rice Tuff Spot – The Set Up For this activity, I reused the lavender rice that we used for our previous…

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Using Cloth Nappies for the First Time

September 18, 2019

When I started trying to live more sustainably, I bought an insulated water bottle and a menstrual cup and felt positive that I had started a journey to living more responsibly for our planet. But I couldn’t ignore the fact that I was putting thousands of disposable nappies per year into landfill. So, I made the decision to start the switch to cloth nappies. I…

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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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