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Crabbing at Mudeford Quay

A few weeks ago I took my kids for a walk around the place where I used to live as a child – Mudeford Quay, near Christchurch in Dorset. It…

Mummy Budget – Days Out

If you are like me and have a family with children over the age of 2, you will know that even the simplest day out can cost a fortune.  With…

Our Best Family Holiday

Sat at the computer trying to write my Childminding policies, I found myself flicking through snaps of the children when they were younger and I happened across our Euro Disney…

Reviews

SmART Sketcher Projector Review

Isaac, Eliza and Sebastian love to draw. In fact, they each have their own doodle pads which are filled with their sketches. Isaac loves to draw cartoon style characters, whereas…

Competitions

Family

If only I’d known………….

As I head into my third trimester of pregnancy at break neck speed with baby number 6 (yes I did say 6), I came across the Aptaclub Preparing for Birth ap designed…

Are you a pramoholic?

It has come to that time where I need to start thinking about baby equipment again.  Thankfully we still have a few bits from Eliza that will be recycled and…

A turning point!

Week 23 of pregnancy has seen a real turning point. Unfortunately the sickness doesn’t seem to have dissipated yet, but it comes and goes rather than feeling ill every hour…

Summer Holidays with the Family

The sun is shining again, blue skies are starting to return after another long cold winter that only provided us with a grey and white ceiling for months on end….

The Emotional side of Pregnancy

I am now 23 weeks pregnant and getting bigger everyday.  I am still suffering with morning all day sickness too, which really doesn’t help my mood but I completely forgot about…

Managing Gestational Diabetes

Following on from my post about being diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes I thought I would tell you a bit more about the problem itself. Gestational Diabetes (GD) is a type of diabetes…