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Hogwarts in the Snow at Warner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter

Regular readers of my blog will know that the whole family has a slight obsession with Harry Potter, both the books and the films, so when we were invited to visit Warner Bros Studio Tour for the launch of Hogwarts in the Snow, it was excitement overload. We last visited Warner Bros Studio Tour back in August, so were excited to see how they were going to transform it into a magical winter wonderland. We travelled up from Dorset just as storm Arwen hit and we treated to actual real life snow as we drove along the M3, just to …

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Project 365 2021 – Week Forty Six

This week has been a busy week with work and various clubs and events that the kids have had to be ferried to. At the beginning of the week, Isaac and Eliza took part in the local Remembrance Sunday parade with their scout troop and by the end of the week, the boys were in Sussex to stay with their big brother Callan and we were in London with Eliza to see Frozen. Here is our week: Sunday 14th November It is back to normal for Remembrance Sunday this year and Isaac and Eliza both took part in the Remembrance …

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Top Health Tips For The Contemporary London Lifestyle

Living in a bustling city such as London can be incredibly rewarding and exciting. The multiculturalism combined with the wealth of entertainment and activities available makes for a wonderfully interesting lifestyle. However, amidst all the excitement it can be easy to forget about taking care of ourselves, physically and mentally. City life can be quite stressful, and in some cases even harmful to our health, but the benefits of living in a city can make it worth the sacrifice. However, there is nothing stopping you from doing your best to ensure you’re feeling as happy and healthy as possible in …

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The House Buying Process in London 2021 – 2022

Buying a house can be one of the most tiresome and stressful processes of your life. From managing finances to buying storage units and finding the right property, there is a lot to tackle. Fortunately for you, we have gathered tips to help you navigate house buying in London.  Without further ado, let’s take a look.  Know Your Needs First off, you can’t head right into the market without first understanding what it is that you desire from a dream home. This is the part where you will have to sit with yourself and jot down all the details and …

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Project 365 2020 Week 43 – COVID 19 Lockdown Week 32

I have been trying to avoid the news this week as it is making me cross again, with areas with a high COVID level refusing to go into Tier 3 lockdown. It almost feels like they are stomping their feet like a petulant toddler, saying it’s not fair that the rest of the country aren’t. As an area that is still in Tier 1, I fully expect our turn will come at some point but its not fair to lockdown areas that haven’t got a high level of infection. We are on countdown to half term now, although Isaac’s school …

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