Monthly Archives: December 2011

Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #12 – Let’s Swop Toys!

Here’s Parenting Tips and Tricks No. 12 – Let’s Swop Toys! As the Mother of a 12 year old daughter who has now grown out of many things and a 4 year old daughter (almost 5 years) who has grown … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Ticks for Christmas No. #11 – Children’s Christmas Parties

Children’s Christmas Parties are a great idea for children to let off some of the ‘very excited’ steam they are gathering up and for parents to take a ‘well-earned’ break from the preparations and get some adult time to share … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #10 – Cookies with Love

Here’s Tips & Tricks for Christmas No.10 – Cookies with Love. It’s difficult to make something for someone as a gift and not feel the love – when it’s made by a child, it’s difficult not to feel the immense … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday 11.12.11 – All Aboard the Santa Express

Silent Sunday posts were originally inspired by @Cosmicgirlie who managed the linky every week. You can now view all of the Silent Sunday posts by searching  for the hashtag #SilentSunday. Please take time to see all of the fabulous pictures … Continue reading

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups Week #22 – Unfamiliar Territory!

A busy week has left me offering my 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups a little later than usual. With so many comments wanting to know the fate of Melanie in last weeks ‘picture prompted’ challenge, I felt perhaps I … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #9 – Christmas Fairy Cup Cakes (Rudolph)

I was in a famous High Street Bakery this morning, cheating with K’Boo’s lunch box …. The sandwiches I’d made last night and put in the fridge in a clear sealed bag had ‘mould’ on – grim! I was so … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #8 – Gift Bag it!

Here is Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. 8  – Gift Bag it! …. I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas. If you want to know how … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #7 – Saving Money on Kids Toys (and Big Boys Toys)

Now how to keep the cost of the children’s (and big boy’s) toys down … Following on with saving on the cost of presents by recycling (Parenting Tips & Tricks No. 6 – Recycling the Cost of Christmas) Parenting Tips … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #6 – Recycling the Cost of Gifts

Here is Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. 6 …. I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas. If you want to know how and why this idea … Continue reading

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Parenting Tips & Tricks for Christmas No. #5 – Clear the Clutter

We’re onto Parenting Tips & Tricks No. 5 – Clearing the Clutter … I have committed to posting a Parenting Tips and Tricks to my lovely readers every day up till Christmas.  If you want to know how and why … Continue reading

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