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Mum of five staying sane · 3d ago

What advent calendars are in shops for 2017 including Smiggle, Soap & Glory, Yankee Candle, Biscuiteers and many more

It's that time of year again where we are all starting to get ready for Christmas and one thing I am looking out for is advent calendars. Each year there are more and more advent calendars i...
Mum of five staying sane · 2W ago

Visiting Taco Bell UK's newest restaurant in Woking. With tacos, quesadillas and burritos galore as well as Happy Hour every day. We will definitely be back for another visit!

The Things have been wanting to go to Taco Bell for ages. I think they are slightly influenced by the many US Youtubers that they watch and see them going to Taco Bell which is why it has be...
Mum of five staying sane · 1M ago

Facing back to school week with a hurried new uniform shop and the hope you can get the children back into a good sleep pattern!

Well where did those six weeks summer holidays go? It's full steam ahead to back to school week and September has arrived. It really was a 'blink and you will miss it' summer holidays or so ...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

Decluttering the house when you are married to a 'hoarder' and trying to make things a bit tidier!

My husband is a hoarder! I mean not to the extremes that you see on the hoarding programmes on TV but he struggles to let things go. The lounge on a tidy day. I try and limit the amount of t...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

Ikea Reading, a new store in the Ikea family and well worth a visit (or two or three!)

Ikea, it's one of my favourite places. Who doesn't like a trip to Ikea to stock up on household items and meatballs! When Ikea decided to open a store half an hour down the road from us in R...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

The children have grown too quickly & I regret wishing the school holidays away. Enjoy your time together before September arrives.

I know this is a bit rich coming from me as I am usually the one moaning most summer holidays that we have nothing planned and the kids are killing each other and it's raining and they won't...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

A day out in London for 'me time'. My first Irregular Choice purchase & some Selfridges exclusive Krispy Kremes too.

A few weeks ago myself and the bestie hit London for a day out and some time out from the kiddies. Leaving the Things in the hubby's quite capable hands I jumped aboard a, later than expecte...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

A busy family birthday month including 3 birthdays on the same day. Why I am loving lots of birthday family get togethers too.

So it's that time of year again. August is our busy birthday month for family and friends and since Thing 5 started school last September we have recently discovered it's a busy time for sch...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

Looking at the new autumn winter childrenswear releases from Burberry, Gucci, Kenzo, Dolce & Gabbana and more

As the Summer sales come to an end there has been an influx of new Autumn Winter arrivals at some of my favourite websites that I like to visit. They stock designer brands such as Burberry, ...
Mum of five staying sane · 2M ago

Thing 5's birthday wish list. What to buy for a 5 year old. Birthday (and Christmas!) gift ideas from Playmobil, Lego, Bopster and more

HELP! It's Thing 2 and 5's birthday next week and I am so not ready at all. You would think being their Mum and knowing that their birthday is on the same day EVERY year I would be a bit mor...