Our Alternative Halloween 2015

Some years we do go trick or treating, but this Halloween, we were on holiday at Silverspring Hideaway near Constantine in Cornwall, so our Halloween 2015 was a little different than our usual ones.

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Christmas with Lily Charmed Jewellery

Earlier this year I was lucky enough to be sent a gorgeous piece of jewellery by the lovely people at Lily Charmed. They’ve now also given me a discount code especially for my blog readers!

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Halloween at The Eden Project

We’ve been to The Eden Project near St Austell (Cornwall) today, for their Halloween activities. We live very near to Eden, so it took us about five minutes to drive there.

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Alternatives to Trick or Treating at Halloween

When I was growing up, my Mum wouldn’t let me go trick or treating, as she worried that myself and my friends would scare elderly people, or that it was like begging. These days trick or treating is much more the norm than it was…

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Cheap DIY Halloween Costumes for Children

Halloween can work out very expensive if you have more than one child to dress up, but over the years with trick or treating, fancy dress parties and special dress-up days at school, I have become adept at throwing together panicky cheap DIY costumes for…

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Happy New Year 2015! My Resolutions.

I just thought I would do a quick post to say Happy New Year to everyone! I hope you all have a fabulous healthy and happy 2015!

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The True Grinches of Christmas!

My post today, is about something that increasingly year on year is becoming more common, and increasingly annoys the hell out of me and most parents that I know! It’s about Grinches! At this time of year, when it should be ‘good will to all…

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A Trelawney Garden Christmas

  I’ve taken my children to one of my favourite places at Christmas today, Trelawney Garden Centre at Sladesbridge near Wadebridge! We went to see Santa, and for me to be conned into yet more tinsel and Christmas decorations, this time to decorate their bedroom.

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