Our meal plan | 18th – 25th January 2019

Eating healthily is hard. It’s even harder when you’re on a budget. I’m not embarrassed to say that we’ve had less than £100 a week this month which has to cover food shopping, petrol and things to do on the weekend. Let me tell you that it doesn’t stretch very far! Despite this, I’m determined…
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Need a freelance writer?

If you haven’t noticed, there’s been some big changes here; my blog theme, layout and colour scheme have all changed. Gareth’s been working hard on it for a few days and the reason is that I am starting up as a freelance writer all on my own! I went freelance in October 2017 and the…
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What’s in the boys Christmas Eve box?

There’s mixed feelings around Christmas Eve boxes. Some people think they shouldn’t exist, other people love them. We’ve done a Christmas Eve box for the past 4 years and we really enjoy doing it. At the moment, it replaces the stocking so we only have their presents under the tree on Christmas Day. We have…
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#othermothers Christmas Tag

So the lovely Emily who blogs at A Slummy Mummy has created this awesome Other Mothers Christmas Tag. Other Mothers is an online influencer/blogger community of mums who share wisdom, opportunities and generally boost each other up when we need it. I’ve been part of this group for a while now and I’m honoured to…
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Stuck for last minute toy ideas? | AD

I didn’t do any gift guides this year for two reasons. The first is that I’m not organised enough to do anything like that and the second is that I’ve spent the past year writing toy gift descriptions so it was the last thing I wanted to be doing! However, I have made a slight…
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