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Review: BlueRock® Bamboo Toothbrush Subscription

There’s no doubt about it, plastic waste reduction is the hot topic on everyone’s lips and rightly so when the statistics are staggering. With 8 million tonnes of plastic waste ending up in our oceans annually, equivalent to a truckload every minute, we have a real issue that simply cannot be ignored. The damage this… Continue reading Review: BlueRock® Bamboo Toothbrush Subscription

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Ultimate Housework Hits To Clean To

It’s a brand-new year and there’s no better time to declutter and get your clean on! Yesterday I shared my speed cleaning tips to help you clean your home when you only have a limited amount of time, but what about some musical accompaniment to make cleaning even more enjoyable? I love music and have… Continue reading Ultimate Housework Hits To Clean To

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Speed Cleaning: 5 Minute Housework Tasks

It’s January, all the festivities are over, and your house could do with a good clean now the decorations are safely packed away. Trouble is you’re back to work and the last thing you want to do after a long day is spend your evening cleaning, right? I know the temptation is to just pretend… Continue reading Speed Cleaning: 5 Minute Housework Tasks

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6 Ways To Beat The January Blues

There are many reasons why January is the bleakest month of the year, namely the anti-climactic feeling left behind after the festive season.  After the drawn out build up that now precedes Christmas, it’s easy to understand the feeling of emptiness left behind once the decorations are safely packed away and all that looms ahead… Continue reading 6 Ways To Beat The January Blues

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Christmas Eve Family Night In Essentials

Tomorrow is Christmas Eve, that day when excitement and anticipation have reached a fever pitch. Parents everywhere are trying to keep the kids as calm as humanly possible whilst trying to finish all the last-minute preparations. Needless to say, by mid-afternoon you’ll certainly have earned a chilled-out evening and what better way to spend it… Continue reading Christmas Eve Family Night In Essentials

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The Santa Express at Hayes Garden World

Last year, I published a post all about the Winter Wonderland created at Hayes Garden World, based here in Cumbria. It had been many years since we had visited, and it made such a lasting impression that we vowed to return this year. We decided to go the whole hog this time though and booked… Continue reading The Santa Express at Hayes Garden World

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Crafty Kids: Handmade Reindeer Christmas Cards

When time allows I love nothing more than getting crafty with the kids and today I’m sharing our simple handmade reindeer cards. I really enjoy creating homemade cards with Leo to give to friends and family for any occasion and these simple, yet effective festive cards are fabulous. Making them together is a superb way… Continue reading Crafty Kids: Handmade Reindeer Christmas Cards

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Top Picks: Ladies Festive Jumpers 2018

Over the last ten year or so Christmas Jumpers have become the must have piece for the festive season and to be honest I’m not sure how or why this tradition started. I think initially a lot of people joined in with the trend in an ironic ‘old man style’ way, however now you can… Continue reading Top Picks: Ladies Festive Jumpers 2018