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A Day At Dudley Zoo

Recently I took the kids to Dudley Zoo, a fair-sized Zoological Garden located in Dudley, West Midlands. A 15-minute drive from either junction 10 or junction 9 of the M6 (depending on which direction you were arriving from). Our Visit to Dudley Zoo The Grounds Entry to the Zoo is very fair, we paid £33 for 1 adult and 2 kids and we spent 6 hours on-site enjoying the sights and attraction. Armed with our map we made our way into the attraction and took an immediate beeline for the  ...

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Short Break To Blackpool

A couple of weeks ago I took the kids away for a couple of days to Blackpool. It was the first time I’d taken the kids away alone and we wanted to have a couple of great days together. We certainly managed it! We arrived in Blackpool on a Wednesday and spent 3 nights there, returning home  ...

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Heroclip: Review

Recently we have been trying out Heroclip, a multi-functional clip hook which you can twist hang stuff pretty much anywhere you need it. We’ve all been there, where we have been carrying a bag, handbag, child’s change bag and we’ve needed to put it down. Our first port of call  ...

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Enjoy a Low-Cost Summer Holiday

Well, this is it, the school summer holiday has finally begun. I don’t know about you, but I am seriously ready for the break of manic morning school runs and soggy 3 pm pickups (why does it always rain at 3 pm?!). Now if you’re like me as much as the thought of having the kids home  ...

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My Little World: Giveaway

My Little World is a great, portable, cut out, colour and play-set. Recently Leah was sent this Fairy Village set to test and review. Leah just loves her drawing and colouring so she was quick to set to work and she just loved the end result. One thing we absolutely loved about this kit is that  ...

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My Little World: Review

Recently we were sent out this fab My Little World kit to review. Leah just loves drawing and colouring and one day has aspirations to be an artist. She adores seeing her creations come to their final stage and enjoying the finished product. So with that in mind, I couldn’t resist passing  ...

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Achieving The Perfect Garden For The Summer

As Summer is now upon us, we are enticed into spending more time outdoors. Making the most of the warmth of the sun, doing odd jobs in the garden or just sitting out and enjoying the surroundings. To make the most of being out, it is ideal to have a good garden to look at, and equally important  ...

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Caring For Chickens

We’ve now had our 3 hens for a fortnight, they have settled in wonderfully and we are for sure seeing their cheeky side. If you missed our introduction be sure to check it out. This next blog post is based around caring for chickens, it doesn’t need to be a difficult job whatsoever  ...

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The Restored – That Feels Better Campaign

We all know how important it is to lead a balanced lifestyle, but what does a balanced lifestyle mean exactly? I’ve teamed up with The Restored to introduce to you their new That Feels Better campaign to share with you a simple yet effective way to lead a more balanced life. The Concept  ...

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We have an Egg! – 30/06/2019

Recently we announced on my blog our latest new arrivals, our 3 new hens. They are only young hens, about 18 weeks old when we picked them up a fortnight ago so we were told not to expect any eggs from them until at least 22-26 weeks. But that didn’t stop the kids getting excited about  ...

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Ticket To Ride Europe: Review

For our third and final part of the Asmodee Bloggers Board Game Club, we have been trying to get to grips with Ticket To Ride Europe from Days Of Wonder. This game is designed for players aged 8+, a group of 2-5 players and can last between 30-60 minutes. Contents; 1 Map Board (of Europe) 240  ...

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