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Why Couldn’t There Just Have Been Two Walnuts?

Monday’s school run was just like any other walk home, a route we’ve covered hundreds of times. However, it suddenly became different when we crossed the road and discovered a walnut under a tree. There was just the one-the others had either been picked up or run over by cars, or just hadn’t dropped off…… Continue reading Why Couldn’t There Just Have Been Two Walnuts?

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Salt Dough Decorations

Another person making salt dough? Who’d have thought it at this time of year! This was however a momentous occasion for me, as they actually worked. You know how you’re supposed to learn from your mistakes? It seems I missed that and I’m a huge glutton for punishment. Over the years (in my job!) I…… Continue reading Salt Dough Decorations

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Another (Bookish) Advent Calendar

As well as the sewn advent calendar (the big reveal is tomorrow!), we have a book advent calendar. Last year was the first year of us doing it (having been inspired by Pinterest), and as we were on a fairly tight budget we started buying early.  Basically our aim was to find 24 Christmas/winter themed…… Continue reading Another (Bookish) Advent Calendar

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Caravan Holidays With Kids-The Good, The Bad and The Downright Ugly

Regular followers of my blog will know that last week we had the bright idea of spending four nights away in our caravan. Our stay followed on from Dave’s parent’s holiday, so the caravan was already set up at a picturesque campsite in North Norfolk. That sounds like a great start, doesn’t it? The van…… Continue reading Caravan Holidays With Kids-The Good, The Bad and The Downright Ugly