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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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Sending your child some Christmas magic | Lapland Letters | AD

It truly is the most magical time of the year, isn’t it? Once you have children, the magic intensifies and you want to do all you can to keep it alive for them. Which is why I jumped at the chance of having Lapland Letters send the boys personalised letters from The Big Man himself.…
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