Father’s Day Gifts Part Two – For The Big Kid

  I wrote recently about how my children wanted to buy my boyfriend Father’s Day gifts this year despite him not being their Dad, and this week I have found Si a few more treats! I have actually banned him from my blog until Father’s…

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I am the (Cornish) Mum Who…

Thank you Jade over at Raising the Rings for the tag to do this post! Love the idea, here’s my ‘I am the Mum who’ list…

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My Twinkl Review.

  After my recent Making Learning Fun post, I was asked by Twinkl to review their site. I have to confess, I had no idea who or what Twinkl were at first, but after going to their website I realised although I had not heard of them…

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Mum Guilt

  I have a confession to make…I am not a ‘perfect’ mum, I try my hardest but like every other mum on the planet, it is impossible for me to be perfect at being a mum. So why then, am I so hard on myself…

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Making Learning Fun.

  How can you make learning more fun and effective?   Recently one of my children has been struggling at school, and we have tried to spend a lot more time doing extra work at home. I’ve tried various different things to help him, and…

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A Minecraft Inspired Party

*Post contains affiliate links*   If you have been reading my blog recently, you will already know that it was my youngest son’s birthday on Thursday. He turned 9 and being as Minecraft mad as he is, I decided to make Minecraft the theme for his birthday…

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Sleep – Why Everyone Hates Me

  My sleep deprived parent friends try not to give me dirty looks when I yawn because I had to get up at 7.30am and had to drag my children out of bed for the school run. They desperately try not to grimace and narrow…

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Are You A Salad Cream Parent?

  I thought I would write this post, because I wonder sometimes, whether I am a ‘normal’ parent, not that ‘normal’ is a word I like, but I am just wondering whether you ‘parent’ your children in a similar way to me, or whether you…

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