Christmas Stocking Challenge with Turtle Mat

Christmas Stocking Challenge with Turtle Mat

I was asked to take part in the Christmas Stocking Blogger Challenge in conjunction with Turtle Mat, and of course I said yes. Christmas and crafting with a competition too! I’m really pleased with our finished stocking, read on to find out how we got on!

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Arty Apple Personalised Aprons Review

Arty Apple Personalised Aprons Review

Arty Apple specialise in bespoke personalised gifts and nursery décor.  When Amy at Arty Apple approached me to ask if I would be interested in reviewing one of her products, I jumped at the chance! I was torn between the beautiful bunting for the kids bedrooms, or the personalised aprons. I decided on the aprons as we love to bake as a family and I think I made a pretty good choice, read on to see what we thought!

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Bad Behaviour? or Just Being a Threenager!

Bad Behaviour? or Just Being a Threenager!

Being a mum is hard work at the best of times! Sometimes it is exceptional hard, and when you hit a phase (please let it be a phase!), of particularly difficult behaviour it feels like an uphill struggle. As mums we love unconditionally these little human beings we have created, but sometimes don’t they just test you to the limits!

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Our Day at Diggerland

Our Day at Diggerland

Oliver has been feeling a bit lost since his big sister started school, so we planned a family day out with him in mind. He loves his toy diggers and trucks, so what better way to spend the day than visit Diggerland to see and play on the real things!

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Spicy Pumpkin Soup

Spicy Pumpkin Soup

This time of year pumpkins are in abundance! As soon as Halloween is over, they are practically giving them away (some shops actually are!), but pumpkins can be used for so much more than just carving a Jack-o-lantern.  Here are a few ideas of what you can do with a pumpkin for low cost yumminess!

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Our Halloween Party

Our Halloween Party

This year we decided to have a little Halloween party for the kids and a few of their friends.  It was a good excuse to get dressed up, and gave purpose to some of our Halloween crafts we’ve been doing and of course a good excuse for me to bake some Halloween goodies.  Want to know what we got up to?

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4 Simple Halloween Crafts to do with the Kids

4 Simple Halloween Crafts to do with the Kids

I love Halloween, and this year with a little more free time on my hands, I’ve gone all out!  The kids have loved helping with these simple Halloween crafts to decorate the house in time for our little party.  Here are 4 simple ideas for making Halloween inspired decorations that the kids can get involved with.

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