Honey and Mustard Pigs in Blankets Recipe

It’s that time of year where all thoughts turn to Christmas day and Christmas dinner is one of the main aspects of the day that needs planning, preparing and organising down to the finest details. For us though, we have got Christmas dinner down to a tee. We have the same food every year – a turkey crown and all the trimmings including pigs in blankets. I have never met…

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Win a Haynes Build Your Own V8 Engine (Competition now closed)

If you are looking for the ultimate gift for car enthusiasts and budding petrol heads then look no further – they need a Haynes Build Your Own V8 Engine in their lives! This set allows budding mechanics to build a real working engine as part of the authentic Haynes Build Your Own Engine range. This models would be the ultimate gift for teenagers, Dads and anyone else who loves cars, mechanics and…

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Living Arrows – 51/53 {2018}

Welcome back to another week of Living Arrows. I loved seeing everyone link up last week – and it’s been so nice seeing the children grow through the year, I can’t quite believe we are counting down the last bit of 2018. If you haven’t joined in with Living Arrows before it’s is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the…

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Christmas Jumper Day {The Ordinary Moments}

Welcome back to another week of the Ordinary Moments. If you haven’t joined in before this is a weekly linky that launches every Sunday morning and is open until midnight on the following Saturday. It’s a linky that celebrates any ordinary moments in your life – or the not so ordinary some weeks too. Basically – anything goes. I’ll be sharing and commenting on the posts that are linked up during the…

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Siblings {2018}

And just like that it’s the last Siblings post of 2018. It really feels like the children have grown so much this year and Little Man especially looks so much older than he did back in January. This month has been full of festiveness – the tree going up, Father Christmas visits and so much else in between. I’ll make this one brief and just leave you with LP and…

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Have your Children Entered the Premier League Writing Stars Competition Yet?

Last week Premier League football players visited schools in Manchester and London to see if they could inspire even more entries into the Premier League’s Writing Stars competition – which closes next week. The Premier League Writing Stars competition challenges primary school pupils across England and Wales to write their own poems around a chosen theme. This year it’s all about diversity and Joseph Coelho has written a poem specially…

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Blogger Behind the Blog {Hello Cuppies}

Here’s this week’s instalment of Blogger Behind the Blog where I interview a blogger all about their reasons for blogging and what it means to them. This week I’m joined by Natalie from Hello Cuppies. Here’s Natalie with more about her blogging life: Where did your blog name come from?  I run a bakery called Cuppies ‘n’ Cream and I wanted to start a blog that was completely separate to my…

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