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93 / 365 Easter cutout decorating fun

Today’s 365 photo Today we decorated some Easter cutouts with glitter, tissue paper, sequins, feathers and anything else the girls could find! My kitchen floor is lovely and sparkly….well you can never have enough sparkles in your life I reckon! We’ve got more Easter crafts to do every day this week ready for Easter Sunday…

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Cutting the bills doesn’t have to be stressful

This is a sponsored post.* Cutting the bills doesn’t have to be stressful You’ve seen the new budget and you’ve read all about fuel poverty, now it’s time to see how you can save money each year. Of course, saving money often leads us to believe that we have to cut luxuries, and while this…

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92 / 365 Ella makes dessert

Today’s 365 photo Ella wanted to make strawberry cake after KayCee made her lemon cake the other day. We were planning on making a Victoria sponge with strawberries and cream in the middle but Ella wanted to make small cakes so we decided to make mini ones instead. For some reason, the silicone cupcake trays…

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91 / 365 Feeding the ducks

Today’s 365 photo We finally made it to Whisby Garden centre 🙂 The thing is, we’re not having much luck getting to see the animals and going to the play area. The last time we went it was too late in the day and they wouldn’t let us in and today it was closed for renovations.…

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90 / 365 Bleeding Heart

I’m so pleased this plant is doing well. I fell in love with the pictures of the little heart shaped flowers when I first saw it on Google and ordered some last year. I planted it in late summer last year and forgot about it. In the last month or so it’s gone from a…

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89 / 365 New fire place – Before and After photos

Last week our living room looked like this: then Ant phones from work and says, what do you think about putting the TV on the wall and getting a fire surround. Now our room looks like this: Today’s 365 photo and I. LOVE. IT. 🙂 We spent the morning shopping for new ornaments; probably the best…

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88 / 365 – Granny’s taking care of George

Christmas 2010 brought us some new family members; three fish, one for each child, from their sister, Kellyann. I know it sounds terrible but for the life of me, I can’t remember any of the names of those short lived family members! I say short lived because unfortunately, 2 of the fish died not long…

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87 / 365 – KayCee’s Lemon Drizzle Cake

We’re trying to use up some lemons so KayCee made this cake tonight. She followed the recipe, did all the weighing and mixing herself and it is absolutely delicious 🙂 The only help I gave her was putting it in and taking it of the oven and a tiny bit of stirring when her little arms…

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86 / 365 – Easter Bonnets

8.30pm, an hour past the girl’s bedtime and the time I realised that we’d not decorated the Easter bonnets! Luckily, the girls had been next door all evening celebrating our neighbours birthday and had stayed up past their bedtime. I’d just sent them up to get ready for bed and had to shout them back down again…

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