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This Monday has appeared out of nowhere. All of our focus recently has been on Piglet’s birthday and now that is over, the weekend has ended rather abruptly. I’m tired of using our teeny kitchen with no counter space or cupboards, and of keeping 90% of our produce in the spare bedroom. It really has been

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Piglet, One year ago today, at 1:56am, you arrived into our world. A little ahead of schedule and with more than your fair share of drama, but we were so excited you were here. Those first few weeks with you were a combination of joy and worry as you fought to establish yourself and get strong

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Tomorrow marks 4 years of living with Type 1 Diabetes. On the 25th February 2013 at around 10:30 am I received the phone call that was to change almost every aspect of my life. One phone call and my life has never been the same since. At the time the news was shattering. I couldn’t

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Whether you agree with it or not, technology is here to stay. In nurseries across the country iPad’s or other tablets are being, and the trend seems to continue into through into school. Most households have a tablet of some form, or at least a smart phone. Personally, I don’t see their use as any

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Well I’ll be honest – we didn’t stick to the meal plan for last week, never mind knowing how much we spent on the food. It was an major fail, but with the work we have been doing in the house I think we can be forgiven! With Piglet’s birthday this coming Sunday we are

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Some people love them, others hate them, but there’s no denying that baby and toddler groups can be a great way to make new friends. Be it an informal group for a cup of tea and a play, baby massage or a sensory class there is something to suit just about anyone. I have a

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I have loved Instagram for a long time now. It is my go to social media platform, and has been since long before I started blogging. I love browsing through my feed and seeing what everyone had been up to. More recently I’ve discovered the community you can find behind the hashtags on Instagram. Rather

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Hooray! Meal Plan Monday has returned! I am so pleased to actually have a meal plan for this week. We’ve decided to mix things up a bit though – got to keep things interesting! Not content with our usual way of shopping, we’re now allocating a portion of our grocery budget just for dinner. We

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I LOVE  a competition I’ve been entering loads recently. I’m of the mentality that you have to be in it to win it – so I enter all that I can when I get a spare minute. In fact, I shared a round-up of February competitions and giveaways for you to enter too. I will

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I’ve decided to take part in a new sort of linky. Those of you who have been following me for some time may have noticed that I’ve stepped away from most linkys this year. That is due to the return on my time investment simply didn’t make them worth it. This, however, is a bit