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Making Birthday Party Plans…

When I sat down to write plans for my (going to be) 5 year olds birthday… Anything I should have added?

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Feeling Snug, At The Snug in Exeter

Normally if I rave about a eatery in Exeter, it can normally either be found in the city centre, or down near the River Exe. The Snug is found deep within the eastern side of Exeter, around the back of Whipton. If you have kids, are in this part of Exeter, check this place out, […]

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Random Ways to Show Love and Acceptance.

So, lets face it. 2016 is an interesting year. With arguably negative political campaigns held on either side of the Atlantic, leading to negativity spilling out of the newspapers and impacting people in a real way. It feels like the world is leaving 2016 in a far more negative place then when it entered it. […]

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Parenting Life

IBS. Some Newbie Observations

Around the start of August, and after having a massively weird stomach for a couple of weeks, I was diagnosed with having Irritable bowel syndrome. Reading over the IBS symptoms, made a few other things make sense – like going to sleep after some meals. That sort of thing. So over the last month, I’ve been trying to […]

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Parenting Life

How Long Do You Wait?

Imagine the situation: Your toddler leaves the Living Room heading towards the kitchen, making “I want food noises”. Question: How long do you wait until you go after the toddler? A) Nice and Quick! B) Do you wait, finish what you’re doing then go? C) Hang on… See if you can identify any noises… then RUN! D) Meh. […]

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