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Fantastic Family Holiday – Landguard Holiday Park, Park Resorts

We have just returned from our very first family holiday in what truly felt like a home away from home at Park Resorts Landguard Holiday Park in Shanklin on Isle of Wight. Myself and my partner knew we just needed a little break away and booked our Monday-Friday break at the end of August. Due to late booking we were …

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The Best Christmas Day I Ever Did Have…

As parents we know Christmas is no longer really about ‘us’ and is about ‘them’. Well this is the first year Mini-KAT has ever really understood what was going on. The build up has been fantastic throughout December thanks to nursery and little trips from myself and Adam and her grandparents on her father’s side – as far as I …

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Christmas…Stress Wrapped in a Bow.

I love Christmas. I always have and now I have a child to celebrate the day with and my own family I always will but Christmas is a stressful time of year. I should be more prepared, I should be more organised, it happens every year on the same day. We all know it’s looming and savings and holidays seem …

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Parenting…It’s What I Do.

This may cause a little debate but please I understand I respect and I am fully aware of the range of parenting techniques and as long as you’re not abusive towards your children and are trying to do right by them, then there is no way to actively ‘bad parent’. However, I believe there are two types of caregivers in …

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5 Tips to Save Energy and Money

We are a family of three in a two bedroom first floor flat. We have an electric only home with night storage heaters which I am yet to turn on and hopefully won’t be for quite some time yet. We have a pre-payment electricity metre which costs us between £12-£15 per week. These are are tips and tricks for conserving …