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Happy Aunties Day 2017: This Years Gifts

It’s that time of year again. Mother’s Day is on the 26th March this year (you didn’t forget did you?) and Olivia has her Aunties Day Bags already to go. We do this every year, on Mother’s Day and now Christmas for my sisters. Olivia loves to spoil her Aunties and her little Aunties Day Bags are the most anticipated  ...

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Finding a Spring Jacket with Octer

It’s that time of year again. Time to come out of hibernation and find some outfits more suited to spring. In the winter I tend to hide away in big oversized jumpers and coats. I don’t leave the house without a coat so no one can see anything apart from my leggings! And so starts my search for finding a spring jacket. It’s  ...

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Making Learning Fun: Starting Early

We all know how important it is to make sure we are making learning fun for our children. But did you know there has been an extensive amount of research on this topic?  The research shows just how important the role of play activities is in the healthy physical and mental development of a child. However, not a lot of people know that children  ...

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Maintaining Your Home Whilst Working Full-Time

Maintaining your home can be difficult while working full-time. Finding time to clean it, check the appliances, and sleep may seem impossible, but these simple tips can help. I really struggled to find the time to do housework when I worked full time and more often than not it got neglected. Tips for Maintaining Your Home Whilst Working Full  ...

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The 5 Things I Won’t Miss About Primary School

This week Olivia received her place for secondary school. The end of an era. My baby is growing up. I’m not quite too sure how we got here so fast but here we are. We all have to grow up sometime right! But as we head into our last few months at primary school it suddenly hit me. I don’t think I will miss the primary school years  ...

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Donate to Alder Hey Innovation in the Park Campaign

Being a parent seems to come hand in hand with worry. From their first breath in the world, you want to do everything in your power to keep them as safe and healthy as possible. It’s a natural reaction to want this for them, and for yourself but sometimes it isn’t always possible. I know I’ve been very lucky with Olivia. Yes,  ...

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