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A Very Happy Birthday Adam

Welcome to your late twenties! You are constantly teasing me about approaching my 30’s but really you are not that far of yourself…We’ve had a pretty good year really and have done lots of lovely things. This time last year for your birthday we enjoyed a meal together at Pizza Express which was becoming a bit of a tradition however …

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I’m Excited To Share This…

Adam and I have been together for quite some time now. Five and a half years ago we met whilst I was living in a hostel with my then two year old daughter. A single mum, learning how to cope with depression and anxiety. Trying to deal with my new situation of shared residency, homelessness and being on benefits. Adam …

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My Birthday: 30 Things To Do Before I’m 30

I hope you’ve all had a wonderful Christmas and are out of the lull limbo between then and the New Year. My birthday just so happens to fall in this limbo of not knowing what’s going on and fueled by cheese and biscuits so yesterday I turned 29. I had a really nice time actually. Straight after work on Friday …

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As Busy As Mums: Kids School Days and Play Dates Made Simple

This is a collaborative post. Running a family requires excellent organisational skills, plenty of patience, an ability to multitask and all sorts of other attributes that aren’t always in the job description but definitely come with the territory of having kids. Here are some pointers and savvy tips to help you manage the day successfully and get everything done and …

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Keeping the Kids Moving

This is a guest post. Kids are little balls of pure energy. From the moment that they are born, they want to move and run and jump. It’s rare you will ever find a child who doesn’t want to run as fast as they can, jump as high as they can and hop with their friends. If the energy that …