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Oh Yes We Did!

Every year I take my eldest to see a show or Pantomime. Not only is it great fun, but it gives me a chance to spend quality time with just him and spoil him with snacks and over-sugary slushies (something that I very rarely do as I like all of us to practice making healthy choices). Continue reading “Oh Yes We Did!”

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Stocking Fillers for Baby

There’s quite a big age gap between my two children, my boy is nine and my girl is 7 months. My boy is usually quite easy to buy for as he tends to go through obsessions on an annual basis. At one point it was Paw Patrol, then Chuggington, then Power Rangers and at the moment he is enamoured with everything Lego (or Blox for us Mums with a local Wilko). As for my 7 month old, she’s already had so many new things and won’t remember this Christmas, so it seems a little bit redundant for her! Nevertheless, as difficult as it might have been to finalise the gifts for my littlest one, I got there in the end and it might well help other Mums/Dads who may stray upon this. Continue reading “Stocking Fillers for Baby”

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My Bucketlist

Follow me on my journey via social media channels to complete my bucketlist. And share your own with me in the comments too!

  • Go on a backpacking holiday
  • Visit 30 European Cities
  • Find ‘The One’
  • Have my perfect wedding
  • Fly first class
  • Become self-employed
  • Learn Japanese
  • See the northern lights
  • Go glamping
  • Go camping
  • Fly in a hot air balloon
  • Complete a run for charity
  • Work on a farm
  • Take a photo everyday for a year
  • Visit New York City
  • Write a book
  • Get to my target size
  • See Cherry Blossoms in Japan
  • Spend Christmas in Japan
  • Visit Japan in every season
  • Honeymoon in Japan
  • Cross Shibuya Crossing
  • Spend Christmas in a snowy lodge
  • Go to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Universal Studios in Japan
  • Visit Platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross
  • Go to Punnydukes in Matlock, England
  • Go to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London
  • Join a sports team
  • Attend a red carpet event
  • Donate blood
  • Live in a foreign country for at least a year
  • Create a recipe book
  • Go to a masquerade ball
  • Go to a live concert or music festival
  • See a Broadway Show
  • Purchase our first family home
  • Become a mother
  • Get a tattoo
  • Complete a bullet journal for an entire year
  • Attend a literary awards event