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Bath, Book, Bed

    ‘When will you start getting her into a routine?’ I remember people asking when she was just a few weeks old. I was bleary eyed. I was tired. I couldn’t think about ‘routine’ anymore than I could about…

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World Book Day Is Coming!

  World Book Day is coming! This year it’s on Thursday 2nd March. For many parents, teachers and children we find ourselves in one of two camps… We’re either one of those people who adore World Book Day and couldn’t…

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Would He Really, Really Like Some Carrots?

  H: Well… what would Rudolph like? M: Erm… I don’t know… marshmallows? H: What about carrots? M: Carrots – yes I’m sure he loves carrots. H: I bet he’d really, really like some carrots. I’m going to write that.…

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What do we want for Christmas?

What do you want for Christmas? It’s a question that gets asked a lot as we all get our Christmas shopping organised, ordered and wrapped. It’s still a question that stumps me. Firstly, because I hate the word ‘want’. I’m…

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Makin’ Cakes

It was always the buttercream. That was always my favourite part of a birthday cake. It didn’t matter who was having the birthday but buttercream cakes were always the star of the show for me. I remember, once my mum…