Living Arrows – 47/53 {2018}

Welcome back to another week of Living Arrows. I loved seeing everyone link up last week – and cannot wait to see the children grow through 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 bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” and every Monday we share…

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The Simple Things {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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Educational Gifts for Kids

Around this time every year we get asked for suggestions of what to buy for LP and Little Man and I always have no idea. So this year I thought I’d put together a gift guide full of educational gift ideas for children – not just toys for them to play with but ones that will really get them thinking, teach them something or inspire creativity. There are so many…

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Gifts for Foodies

I love to cook and spend so much time in the kitchen but I also love to eat, drink and socialise so I thought it would be nice to put together a Christmas gift guide for other people like me – foodies who just love everything food. If you know a foodie here are some food gifts and food related gift ideas that would be great for them. Kitchenware The…

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Are you looking for National Trust Days Out? Here’s some Inspiration!

Three years ago we got National Trust Membership and it has been literally the best investment we have ever made. For under £10 a month for a family membership we get as many National Trust days out as we like. We can take a Thermos and a picnic, meaning there is no additional cost and we can spend just an hour there or a whole day. It’s perfect for us.…

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Gifts for Gin Lovers

Regular readers will know that I’m a big gin fan and so Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a guide full of gin gifts perfect for gin lovers. Here are some ideas for the gin lover in your life. A gift guide of gin gifts wouldn’t be complete without actual gin and there are so many options on the market. For the novelty factor I love these Gin Baubles from First4Hampers which…

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Siblings {November 2018}

This month has been a truly lovely month for LP and Little Man. It’s been a month full of autumn, full of time together and full of little adventures. It started with a trip to Legoland to see the fireworks – which felt so early this year – and it’s come to be one of the children’s most anticipated days of the year. We all love the Legoland fireworks. We…

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