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Things I’m loving lately (August)

August is practically over AND Emma’s linky is nearly finished, but I’m hoping I will make it by just the skin of my teeth!! Emma, over at Life At The Little Wood is hosting a lovely little link up about things that you’ve been loving in the past month. I really love the idea behind it,… Continue reading Things I’m loving lately (August)

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Farewell Summer….

Wow! Can you believe it? The schools are almost all back this week. My husband was back today, J will start P2 on Thursday and my little S will start P1 on Thursday also. I really can’t believe it. The summer holidays always go quickly, but for some reason this year they have completely flown!… Continue reading Farewell Summer….

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Saving a few pennies with Legal and General.

When Legal and General recently got in touch with an article providing tips on how to save on water, electricity and heat bills, I have to admit to being a little intrigued. As a stay at home mum I am always interested in ways of saving a few penny’s here and there, every little helps and… Continue reading Saving a few pennies with Legal and General.

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I, Karen B, promise to…..

….drink more water! Yes, I know, not exactly big news, or anything terribly exciting, but something that I NEED to share on here as that somehow makes me more accountable! It is no secret amongst my friends and family that I have a bit of a problem with Diet Coke. And when I say a… Continue reading I, Karen B, promise to…..

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Free Family Day Trips Northern Ireland.

Here we go! Here is our Bucket List for our free days out this summer! Thanks to all those on Facebook who gave us some new suggestions for the list. I hope to make it to all of these this summer…I’m setting us the challenge 😉 Hope you get some ideas too, please feel free… Continue reading Free Family Day Trips Northern Ireland.

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Birthday play dough.

Our little chicken turns a whole big 3 on Friday. As part of her celebrations I am hoping to play with her at least one of her favourite ‘messy’ activities each day as we count down to the big day itself! Today was her favourite pink sparkly, rose scented play dough. It is so, so… Continue reading Birthday play dough.

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A May Round Up!

OK. So. I know not that not that long ago I said I was stopping writing and yet here I am. Truth be told, I really love this little space. I love that I have a diary of how life has been over the past number of years, I love that I can look back… Continue reading A May Round Up!

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Putting some yummy back in this mummy #4

So, I’m not feeling yummy in any way these days. I have put on half a stone since Christmas and boy am I really feeling it around the middle.  Guess I am that old spoon shape after all! Now, I know half a stone isn’t a lot really, but it definitely does make all the… Continue reading Putting some yummy back in this mummy #4

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I’m just having a wee moment!

It really is true what they say : You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone; isn’t it? It wasn’t that long ago I was looking forward to getting some structure into my day, having a little routine, maybe get the chance to have a wee bit of time to myself. And, now that… Continue reading I’m just having a wee moment!

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A waffly one!

So, it has been 2 weeks since I’ve posted anything on here. And I’m not too sure why. I guess the really truthful answer is – I can’t be bothered!! Is that terrible? It is, isn’t it. It’s not that I don’t care about my blog, I do and I really do care about my… Continue reading A waffly one!