My Top Essentials for a Home Ed Mum

I have been a home educating mum for just over a year now, and as I am a member of various groups I tend to see questions on a fairly regular basis asking for advice about the things people *need* for their children. It’s usually people asking for recommendations on…

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Why I Enjoy the Gym

My regular Instagram followers will know that my IG stories is a space where I often share pictures of me at the gym. IG stories is a way for me to track my progress and keep me accountable (to myself) but also a way to show that it is, absolutely,…

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Perfect Autumn Walks

Last week, as it was Daniel’s birthday, Damian took the week off work and added another day off at the start of this week too. We were blessed with it being one of those perfect autumnal days and we wanted to make the most of it. The day was perfect…

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Reflections on Life

This is a sponsored post Tonight is the eve of Daniel’s birthday. As the first born, his birthdays are even more a marker of time – that moment when life changed beyond compare, in ways we knew it would, but in ways we could never have anticipated. It’s also a…

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Thoughts on Wedding Anniversary Gifts

This is a collaborative post A few weeks ago I wrote how it is, very soon, our ten year wedding anniversary. The date is fast approaching and I’m now thinking ahead to a wedding anniversary gift. We don’t usually go in for buying wedding anniversay gifts, instead preferring to go…

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