How Does Your Garden Grow – Part the Two

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Featured, In The Garden | 21 comments

How Does Your Garden Grow – Part the Two

I have now been a garden *owner (*renter) for just over 4 weeks, and I cannot say that my knowledge has increased much since my last post. One thing I can tell you about how my garden grows, is that it is fast at this time of year. Some rain and some glorious sunshine have seen it spring to life, and now I am more lost than ever as to where to start with the overgrown borders, and am actually considering hiring a gardener for a few hours to give it a tidy and hopefully impart some wisdom along the way. Or should I just grab a hoe and go for it?! Have a hoedown as it were.

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Park Stay & Go Glasgow Airport

Posted by on Apr 15, 2015 in holidays | 8 comments

Park Stay & Go Glasgow Airport

Lots of us are currently booking, planning and anticipating flying off on holiday this Summer. There is always a lot to arrange, especially if you are travelling with younger kids, but if you are flying from Glasgow Airport you could find a convenient solution to where to park your car by using Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport.

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Things That Are Better With Cake

Posted by on Apr 14, 2015 in Featured, Food | 22 comments

Things That Are Better With Cake

Mornings. Mornings are definitely better with cake. Especially the ones where it has all gone wrong, you are late to school, it rains on you, and you tread in a dog poo on the way home. On these sort of mornings, cake doesn’t just improve life, it is life. Along with its accompanying coffee.

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Doing The Important Stuff

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Featured, Life | 27 comments

Doing The Important Stuff

Morning. Been a while hasn’t it! In fact it is 2 whole weeks since I last posted which is totally unknown for me, but life got busy.

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Our House – The Kitchen

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Featured, home and interiors | 38 comments

Our House – The Kitchen

Some of you have kindly asked to see some pics of our new abode – am starting with the kitchen, because I am a little bit in love with it, and because it is one room that doesn’t still have unpacked boxes in it!

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Extended Breastfeeding – The End

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Featured, Parenting | 27 comments

Extended Breastfeeding – The End

As I have spoken about before, I didn’t set out to do extended breastfeeding, it just happened naturally. And now it has just stopped, pretty much naturally too.

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in Featured, In The Garden | 31 comments

How Does Your Garden Grow?

How does your garden grow? Well, my name isn’t Mary (tho I am sometimes contrary), but that is a very good question. I don’t have a bloody clue, but am hoping by joining in with Mammasaurus‘s linky of the same name I might pick up some tips.

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Win an Easter Hamper from Balloons by Up Up and Away

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in competitions | 2 comments

Win an Easter Hamper from Balloons by Up Up and Away

Blimey, Easter has snuck up quick this year hasn’t it – I am sure it was half term only a couple of weeks back and already we are into the last week of school before the Easter holidays! I am really looking forward to Easter this year, it will be the first celebration in our new home, and I am hoping the weather will be kind enough to allow an egg hunt in the garden.

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Things To Do In Coventry This Easter

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in holidays | 2 comments

Things To Do In Coventry This Easter

Being ‘sent to Coventry’ is a peculiar English saying meaning to ostracise someone. It is not quite known where the saying comes from, one story┬áis that Cromwell sent a group of Royalist soldiers to be imprisoned in Coventry and that the locals, who were parliamentary supporters, shunned them while they were there.

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Moved

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in Featured, Life | 30 comments

Moved

We did it, we moved and I swear to anybody’s god who cares to listen, that I am not doing it again – if they ever want this house back they will have to share it with us because the thought of packing everything again makes me want to weep. And I haven’t even nearly finished unpacking yet!

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