Modibodi Period Pants Review {AD – gifted}

June 26, 2019

When Modibodi got in touch asking me if I’d like to try out their period pants, I was really excited. I’d heard about the brand previously, and had already checked out their website, impressed by how ‘normal’ their underwear looked. Since they’ve sent them, I’ve been able to enjoy (if ‘enjoy’ is the right word!) my first no-waste period, by using a combination of my…

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Living Arrows 25/52 {2019}

June 24, 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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7 Five-minute Tuff Spots

June 21, 2019

Sometimes it feels like we have to pull out all the stops and spend ages crafting beautiful, engaging activities for our children. But in reality, they’re just as happy and engaged playing with something that takes just a few minutes to prepare. So if you’re pushed for time and looking for inspiration for quick, simple activities to entertain your toddler, here are seven tuff spots…

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Wuka Period Pants Review {AD – gifted}

June 19, 2019

Disclosure: I was sent one pair of Wuka period pants free of charge, in order to write this review. Last month I had my first completely no-waste period. If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you’ll know that I used a menstrual cup for the first time back in February. I wrote about my menstrual cup again earlier in the month as I’ve been…

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Living Arrows 24/52 {2019}

June 17, 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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Dinosaur Handprint Father’s Day Card Craft

June 14, 2019

We’ve left it a bit to the last minute this year, but yesterday we made some Father’s Day cards, so I thought we’d share what we did and how we did it! Admittedly, this is probably more of an adult-led activity than child-led, but if you’re looking for a quick and easy dinosaur-themed Father’s Day craft, then look no further than this handprint dinosaur! Step…

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7 tiny things I’ve done in the past week to be more sustainable

June 12, 2019

I know that sustainability and climate change have been a big deal for years, but it’s only recently that I’ve come to the realisation that I need to play my part in looking after our planet. If we’re honest with ourselves, the products we’re buying aren’t sustainable at all. We get through countless water wipes, disposable nappies and bottles of hand wash. I’m not going…

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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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