I told my 5 year old daughter she could push back – what was I thinking?!

I told my 5 year old daughter she could push back – what was I thinking?!

  Yesterday was the first day back to school.   We’ve had a pretty wild Easter break full of boundary pushing and rule breaking. It’s been totally full on and quite a challenge at the best of times (…
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Online Marketing Courses with NCC Home Learning

Online Marketing Courses with NCC Home Learning

  This year I’ve decided to do more things for myself. Little things, which make me happy and feel more satisfied with life in general. I’ve ditched the mentality of doing something because I think I should, and …
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Quotes To Help You Let Go Of Feeling Like You Must Always Be Perfect

Quotes To Help You Let Go Of Feeling Like You Must Always Be Perfect

  I’m not sure whether it’s a ‘thinkers’ trait, but at the back of my mind I always want things to be done perfectly. The trouble is, you can’t be perfect all the time in everything, and …
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3 Things About Me And The Mystery Blogger Award

3 Things About Me And The Mystery Blogger Award

    Thanks for nominating me for the Mystery Blogger Award The Dad Effect. You rock! I love getting involved in blogger awards like this. The idea behind them is to share a little love and nominate your favourite bloggers&…
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An Open Letter To The Teenage Girls Blocking The Pavement This Afternoon

An Open Letter To The Teenage Girls Blocking The Pavement This Afternoon

    Dear Teenage girls,   It’s hard to imagine, but a very (very) long time ago I was a teenage girl myself. I know very well that you love sashaying along the pavement. Walking slowly. Very slowly. Because …
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Afternoon Tea at the Buddha Bar, London

Afternoon Tea at the Buddha Bar, London

  I LOVE afternoon tea. There’s something so scrumptious about digging into sweet bites with a steaming cup of something at your fingertips isn’t there. I’m a touch nervous of bringing Little Button along to one just …
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Why Do I Have To Be A Trouty Mouthed parent To Be Heard?

Why Do I Have To Be A Trouty Mouthed parent To Be Heard?

  I’m sat here fuming. Over boiling in fact and quite ready to let rip (*whispers – which isn’t me). And it all comes down to something so very simple. Why do I have to be a trouty mouthed …
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