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Finding our forever home – and moving to a new city

If you’ve been following this blog, you’ll know that we’ve been house hunting since selling our house in January. The decision to put our house on the market was a bit of an impulsive one, but it felt like the…

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Fuss free ideas for Mother’s Day

Quite often Mother’s Day can end up becoming a pretty stressful day as you’re torn between where and who to spend the day with. Do you spend Mother’s Day with your mum, your partner’s mum or do you both…

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5 wardrobe updates to step into Spring

Anybody else a tad excited about the beginning of Spring and the promise of warmer days ahead? I’ve already made some updates to our home decor and now I’m looking forward to ditching the winter clothes too (I seem…

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Cauliflower Cheese Soup

We’re big fans of cauliflower cheese with our Sunday roasts, so when I came across this recipe for cauliflower cheese soup, I knew I had to give it a go. It has since become a definite favourite in our household and…

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Easy ways to update your home for spring

Is it me or has winter been going on forever this year? I’m actually a fan of winter, but I have to say I literally cannot wait for warmer days now and I’m feeling better with each daffodil shoot that…

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How to master meal planning (and why you need to!)

In a fashion, I’ve always tried to plan our meals. Meaning that I have a rough idea of what I’ll cook during the week and will make a list of the ingredients I’ll need for my supermarket shop. But…

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January: House hunting, a second pregnancy & going potty

Now that Taylor’s two years old, I’ll no longer be publishing bi-monthly updates of her progress. But I still really love the idea of documenting our lives and remembering everything we have to celebrate each month – it’s so…

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Panasonic Home Monitoring Kit – for pets

When we first brought home our dog Max as a puppy, we really didn’t like leaving him home alone. Mainly due to the chaos he would cause in the house at that age (memories of chewed up table legs…

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Must-have makeup for busy mums

I’m not one for always looking glamorous, but I also admit that I would NEVER leave the house without ‘my face on’. I just don’t feel like ‘me’ and ready to face the world until I’ve applied my make-up.…