My relationship with you – my 3 year old

Happy birthday Hunter.  Somehow you are three years old and you, my baby boy, are becoming more independent and more complicated and yet still filling me with so much joy every single day. When you smile I smile with you almost as if we are connected – it is impossible not to share in your happiness.  And just about everything…
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5 summer skincare heroes – all for £50

Paid partnership with Boots I feel like I should preface this post with a disclaimer – ok, I will level with you, I am no beauty pro.  I do not have shelves lined with lotions and potions and the few very special jars in velvet boxes are just that, sleeping beauties in their little cocoons just waiting…  I fear I may…
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5 steps to the perfect garden cinema on a budget

I can’t think of anything more wonderful than an at home cinema…  no wait, an at home al fresco cinema tops it.  Throw in roasted marshmallows and some of your favourite people and you have the best socially distanced set up in town.  You might find yourself with a queue (I know I have – next up is ‘Mermaids and…
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My relationship with you – my old dog

I wonder if you think the world is awfully quiet these days.  And do you feel sad that nobody talks to you?  It is not that we don’t talk to you baby bear, it is simply that you cannot hear us.  You spend most days resting your eyes and I watch your little furry chest rise and fall, fondly but…
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Sourdough – The no knead, no yeast bread

Home baked sourdough has changed my world.  And it will change yours too.  No doubt about it.  If you can get someone else to make it for you…  definitely do that.  Otherwise, if you like a project and have some time on your hands, then this post is for you.  I promise, once you get the hang of it, it…
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