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Parenting

Halloween Pre and Post Kids | A Comparison

Halloween in one of those occasions in the year where you get to 'celebrate' something. Let's be honest, most of us don't even know what that is, but it doesn't matter. There is very little difference between Halloween pre and post kids - or is there? There are three common things either way: 1. Dressing… Continue reading Halloween Pre and Post Kids | A Comparison

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Parenting, Real Moms Who Travel, Travel

Long-Haul Travel With Kids | #RealMomsWhoTravel

This week I am so excited to have a guest post for my #RealMomsWhoTravel series written by a personal friend of mine. Someone I actually grew up with. Our teenage memories are so entwined that we will forever be friends, no matter where our lives and travels and husbands have taken us. We have both… Continue reading Long-Haul Travel With Kids | #RealMomsWhoTravel

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family, motherhood, Parenting, Stay-at-home-mom

The Rules Are Different

I have come to the conclusion that I really don't care that the rules are different for parents, for teenagers and for kids. Because they are! The rules ARE different! Like what? Well for starters, I am sick of hearing the whole 'lead by example' phrase being used as a reason to put adults and… Continue reading The Rules Are Different

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Blogging, Instagram RoundUps, motherhood, Parenting

My September Instagram RoundUp

It's time for my September Instagram RoundUp. I can't believe it's October already! I love October. My birthday is on the 1st, and I have lots of special family and friends birthdays this month. The weather is always perfect in October, no matter which side of the equator you live on. In the Northern hemisphere,… Continue reading My September Instagram RoundUp

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Days Out UK, family, Holiday, Parenting, Travel

Our Summer Staycation Review

Well summer is over. The kids are all back at school. The wind has an icy chill to it. And, I can see the lights from my neighbours Christmas tree up already! At the beginning of summer I put out my Summer Staycation Bucket List.  As Autumn starts to take hold I thought it would be… Continue reading Our Summer Staycation Review