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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…

Family

Summer Bucket List – Update

  The start of the summer holidays seems like such a long time ago now… Seven weeks has flown by! I know – don’t hate us but we’re one of those lucky families that had an extra week off! However,…

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Number 5

Holly is 5. She’s been in the world and graced us with her presence for a whole five years. Sometimes I can’t quite believe it’s happened. How has she stopped being a tiny milk guzzling pink squish and become an…