I want to be the Mum that let’s them decorate the tree

The trouble is… I love my perfectly perfect pastel themed Christmas tree. With soft lighting- you know, the glowey yellowey kind. Carefully chosen tree trinkets hang at equidistant intervals, the pale pink is never next to a pale gold, is never next to a pale silver. You feel me? Yup, I’m basically Monica Geller come […]

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Pretty much the only review I will ever do for ‘stuff’

This is a one-off. Which makes this a one-of-a-kind, if you will. Because. Christmas. I like to get a head start on Christmas shopping. Which isn’t difficult seeing as you can sit a-la P.Jarm ‘n’ hot choc in hand, tap tapping away these days. Ticking off those gifts one by one, without the threat of […]

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Christmas unwrapped

I’m currently drowning in this week of Sundays. I have no idea what day of the week it is, what time of day it is (although it’s dark again – did today even happen?!) I’m assuming the kids don’t have to be back to school yet as my husband is still hanging about. I feel […]

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ASBO Toddler does Christmas

Welcome to The Lila Show. Starring Lila: Diva extraordinaire, ASBO deserved.  I’ll be honest here, when people have allured to the wrath of a threenager in the past I may have raised my need-to-be-did eyebrows and wallowed in self pity for the gruesome twos I was being forced to endure. Thinking that surely Toddlerhood couldn’t […]

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Drusillas Winter Wonderland Review

Drusillas has kicked off our festive celebrations in spectacular fashion! This award-winning zoo has always been a fixture on our December calender since our little girls were babies. Drusillas seems to up the ante on its renowned Winter Wonderland year on year. Adding to its huge collection of impressive illuminations is a whole host of Christmas […]

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Muma: The Unsung Christmas Hero

Cheers Mumas. Here’s to you, the puppeteers’ of Christmas. The makers of the magic. Without you, there would be no tinsel-tastic hollabaloo. Cheers to the Mumas who come up with a new trick for that creepy little elf each evening. And cheers to those that have chosen not too. Cheers to the Mumas who are […]

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