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  • #FoodBankAdvent – Charitable Giving Over Christmas

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    As soon as the Halloween decorations go back up to the loft in our house, I know that I can start thinking about Christmas soon. Don’t shout me down just yet – each to their own! I am just a huge Christmas-time lover; I love the build-up and the magic of the festive season…. This […]

  • Five Free Half Term Activities

    free half term activities

    I hope everyone is set for a great week with the kids this week. We have lots of fun things planned with a stay from the grandparents, catching up with friends and just enjoying not having to get up with an alarm on our days off! For a little bit of a twist of this […]

  • Are gift cards a good present?

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      Christmas is less than 3 weeks away now and if you are like many of us, you’ve still got any number of people still to buy for. Forgotten someone off your Christmas list. An easy teacher’s gift. Not really sure what to get someone. When faced with these common dilemmas, gift cards are a […]

  • BuyAGift.com experiences : iFly indoor sky diving REVIEW

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    Do you struggle with what to buy your loved ones as gifts? I’ve used a Christmas planner for the last few years which helps me remember what I bought people in previous years so I don’t duplicate. I still struggle with inspiration sometimes though. As I get older and wiser, I’m a big believer that […]

  • Toys And Games To Teach Coding

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    Its no secret that I want to learn how to code. It was my number one goal for 2018 and as I haven’t done it yet, it’s now firmly on my Top 40 things to do before turning 40 bucket list. As the girls learn this skill at school as standard alongside reading and writing, […]

  • The Best STEM Toys : Gift Guide

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    Christmas is 6 weeks today, woo hoo! How much Christmas shopping have you done already? I know some keen beans will have done all their shopping already but for the rest of us who are still getting on top of things, there is plenty of time. I like to pop things in to my Amazon basket […]