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A date with Daisy – somewhere over the rainbow..

…there’s a place that i dream of, once in a lullaby. Four and a half years, every night without fail, I sang this song to my little Daisy. But then number 2 daughter arrived. BAM! I tried to spread my attention between them at bed time but it…

Elderflower Festival – QUALITY Sussex family fun

Just booked up my May Bank Holiday weekend. Organised hey? Quality and festival rarely go together. But last year we stumbled upon Elderflower Fields. Never again will I accept that festivals plus kids equal 3 days of soggy chips, missing all…

To pea or not to pea? That is the question

My two year old is well known for her tantrums. Her latest thing is screaming BOGEY at the top of her voice, kicking our much suffering dog then throwing herself dramatically to the floor. Slightly better than shouting ‘I hate…

‘I like to move it move it!’ (Madagascar LIVE)

I took the family to see Madagascar LIVE  last night at the Brighton Centre.  Part of my continual quest to keep the kids busy and get out of the house on these wet and gloomy weekends. It was great, amazing stage sets, actors,…

And relax…(all-inclusive holidays)

After a super relaxing holiday with the kids (yes, you heard me right, WITH the kids and RELAXING) we returned last week feeling deservedly rested. This year has been tough. Much as I love my adorable 2 year old, she…

12 days of Christmas…

This years ’12 days of Christmas’ play was the talk of the table when it was announced. “We got to choose our part and I chose a milk maid” said my 7 year old Daisy. “What do you have to…

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