My Spring Pastel Favourites
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I am so glad Spring is finally here! I hate the cold wet weather and always look forward to the warmer months so I can spend some time outside. I love just sitting in my back garden and having a nice cup of tea first thing in the morning, just listening to the birds singing away. Over the weekend  I …
Girls On Fire by Robin Wasserman Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Girls On Fire Author : Robin Wasserman Genre : YA/Thriller Publisher : Little, Brown Book Group Pages : 368 Release Date : 5th May 2016 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman from Amazon, WHSmith and Ebay   Blurb from book Girls on Fire …
Step by Step Guide on How to Create a Floral Crown
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  Did you know that floral crowns are making a comeback? Floral crowns tend to be associated with folk music and hippies from the 60’s, but they are so beautiful and easy to make that they have never really gone out of fashion. As you can imagine, flowers, bouquets and floral arrangements are essential for weddings and this is where …
Daughter by Jane Shemilt Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Daughter Author : Jane Shemilt Genre : Mystery Publisher : Penguin Pages : 390 Release Date : 28th August 2014 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Daughter  from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book Jenny is a successful family doctor, the mother of …
Appleyard London Flowers – Mini Eden Blooms
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I received these beautiful flowers 3 weeks ago from Appleyard London. There are Mini Eden Blooms and are just so pretty, they look just like mini roses. Like I said, I have had these 3 weeks now and they are only just starting to wilt. So they last a long time. I was supposed to have this post up before …
Ladybird Appetizers – A Great Party food Idea
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How cute are these little Ladybird Appetizers? These would be perfect for a kids party, a healthier option than just crisps and biscuits. You could even maybe have a ladybird party them or maybe a bug or garden party. I know my kids would love these, and even though some kids aren’t keen on olives or basil leaves, I know …
LEGO Awesome Ideas Book Review
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I received this book a while again, but only just got round to reviewing it. But the wait has been worth it has it’s a really great book full of, well, really awesome ideas!     The items to build are sorted by topic. which include: Outer Space Modern Metropolis The Wild West Fantasy Land The Real World There are …
10 Ways to Organise Your Wardrobe
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10 Ways to Organise Your Wardrobe   Empty it First thing’s first, take everything out of your closet. Drape it somewhere for the time being, or dump it all in a big pile. Whatever you do, don’t attempt to tackle this task without completely clearing out the closet space you’re going to organise. Similarly, don’t bother thinking that this is …
Tremor by Ryan Mark (book review)
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Tremor Author : Ryan Mark Publisher : Britain’s Next Bestseller Pages : 272 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Tremor from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book The life William knew has gone. His world has been left devastated by the Fossil War. …
18 Spring Flower Crafts
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Spring is almost here and it’s time to brighten the place up with some pretty flowers. But don’t worry, if you don’t want to go out and buy some fresh flower, just make your own. I have found 18 fantastic spring flower crafts to make and do from crochet flowers to paining sunflowers with a fork. come take a little …
Pancake Portraits with Hartleys
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We was challenged by Hartley’s to make some pancake portraits using some yummy ingredients including their new Hartleys squeezy jams   We laid out the table with all the topping and a pile of my Easy Peasy Pancakes. Then I let the kids make a mess do their work Here’s my favourite. Made with squirty cream hair, Hartleys raspberry jam …
Easy Peasy Pancakes
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  We love having pancakes on Pancake Day. It’s a tradition we do every single year (apart from my husband who doesn’t like them). Here is a easy peasy pancake recipe for you that come out really delicious Ingredients : 100g plain flour 2 eggs 300ml semi-skimmed milk a bit of vegetable oil 1. Place the flour in a large …
Banana Pancakes
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Who doesn’t like pancakes? ok, my husband doesn’t, but me and my kids love them and with Pancake Day just around the corner there’s no excuse not to have some. I love normal pancakes but over the weekend I thought I would try out something I’ve seen all over Pinterest – Banana Pancakes. And what is great about these is …
Homemade Name Stickers
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I get fed up with my 3 kids arguing who’s toy belong to who. Especially when they have a few things that are the same. The main culprit is their colouring books and felt tips. So I thought about buying some coloured stickers and writing their names on them. I had a few sheets of label stickers so I thought …
Organizing with the 4 Box System
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I was challenged by The Plastic Box Shop to take The 4 Box Challenge in order to help me get more organized and clutter free. We had just brought some new sideboards for our living as the others ones were basically falling apart. So this was the time to sort out all our drawers and cupboards which hadn’t be organized …
Primula Cheese & Ham Shooting Stars
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How cute are these little edible Cheese & Ham Shooting Stars? These are so easy to make and great for kids lunch boxes or after school snack. All you need to make these are some yummy Primula Kids squeezy cheese, some sliced ham, bread, grapes, star shaped cookie cutter and some cocktail sticks Spread some of the cheese on two …
Making Fairy Soup
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Looking for an easy kids activity that they can do outside. Then why not try making some fairy soup? all you need is : a bowl food colouring wooden spoons glitter sequins stones and pebbles optional Fill your bowl with water than add a few squirts of food colouring Give it a mix and add lots of glitter and sequins …
7 Things to do Before you Publish a Blog Post
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I’ve been blogging for almost 3 years now, and I’m still learning new things about the blogging world. Today I’ll be sharing 7 things you should do before you publish a blog post. First off let me just say that some of these tips I’m sharing I have only just started doing recently and already I have noticed a increase …
Child Drowning Dangers and How to Prevent Them {guest post}
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Having a swimming pool is fun for the entire family, but there are risks involved as well. Accidental drowning is one of the most common dangers associated with swimming pools. There are several precautions a homeowner can take to prevent children and even adults from being a victim. Adequate Lighting Inground pools should have adequate lighting both around the perimeter …
25 Cute Penguin Things to Make and Do
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Did you know that it was National Penguin Awareness Day on 20th January? I love penguins, they are one of my favourite animals besides owls and to celebrate I’m sharing with you a round up of 25 Cute Penguin Things To Make & Do, which are perfect to make by yourself or with the kids.  Which ones will you be trying …
Fruity Summer Pasta
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This is a delicious meal to have just sitting outside in the garden on a nice hot day. This also makes great picnic food and best of all is so easy to make. all you need is pasta, peas, grapes and salad cream Simply cook your pasta, add some tinned peas (or add frozen peas to the pasta while it’s …
Summer Egg Salad
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When it’s hot out you don’t want to be cooking, so I often have salads. This is the yummy salad I had the other day to make it all you need is 2 hard boiled eggs red pepper orange pepper lettuce grapes pineapple Then I mix it with a bit of salad cream. And the salad cream has got to …
Painted Tulips – Kids Craft
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How cute are these painted tulips my 3 kids did? The first one is by Aaron aged 2 Middle one is by Caitlin aged 3 and the last one is by Ryan aged 8 We did these has part of our Flower Week These would be a great craft to have your kids do in spring time or for Mother’s …
Jam and Cream Cheese Flower Sandwiches
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Jam and Cream Cheese Flower Sandwiches Hello everyone! It’s Melissa from Willamette Valley Wonder Woman! It has been way to long since I stopped by to say hi 🙂 Today I want to share with you these little delicious tea sandwiches I made for my daughter’s 5th birthday party. They are so easy to make and the kids thought they …
My Weekly Planner + Free Printable
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Here’ my weekly planner that I made myself!! It’s on the side of my fridge and I use it to note down what I’m doing that week and also what me husband and kids are doing, places their going, money they need for school trips etc. There is also a a little to do list that I use for things …