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Monday madness

Monday is always a crazy day in our house and the first Monday back after half term is nothing less than a military operation even with only one child! The morning T had to remember; PE kit Lunch bag Water bottle Reading diary and reading book Competition entry for the school art competition Scarf, hat… Continue reading Monday madness

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Here’s to a week on my own and how I’m not going to spend it stuck to my phone

Yesterday was the start of Scott's yearly windsurfing trip to Greece with his Dad. He has gone for a week and although I have T and have plans to see friends, at the end of the day I'm on my own. Now I've noticed something since he has been gone, I've not only finished my… Continue reading Here’s to a week on my own and how I’m not going to spend it stuck to my phone

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Burghley horse trials- our third year!

Today we visited Burghley Horse Trials for the 3rd year in a row. We love this place, T has ridden since she was 5, she is now coming up for 9, and so is in heaven with the shops and horses everywhere. As for the adults we love watching the show jumping, treating T to… Continue reading Burghley horse trials- our third year!

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Food,fitness and my week wrapped up!

This week I've been focused on eating well, training hard and keeping busy without my little girl here. Here is a recap on my week, I think I've done pretty well. Monday Incase you didn't already read I attended the world's first HIIT session in a football stadium run by The Body coach Joe Wicks.… Continue reading Food,fitness and my week wrapped up!

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7 things that made me happy week 16

1. Church fete fun. Last Sunday was the annual church fete which we are invited to every year by our friends. The children are given a little score card and have to visit 6 game tents where they receive a stamp for each game they complete,once their card is full they get to visit the… Continue reading 7 things that made me happy week 16

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Ever feel like you are searching? Searching for that place that you just fit into? Your 'thing'. That thing that people can identify you by when they talk about you. I feel like I've been searching for that thing a long time. I think motherhood is that thing really but unfortunely I have to share… Continue reading Searching