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Half term beckoned and discussions over where to go were underway.  I fancied a few days in Paris; my husband was keen on exploring Amsterdam and our son wanted to be by a pool (with no sightseeing!)  No prizes for guessing who won!

Juggling

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I had one of those penny drop moments on Tuesday.  On a swelteringly hot day, I was sitting at a talk hosted by Wellbeing of Women.  They are a charity that dedicates itsself to funding research that will improve the lives of us, our daughters,

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I hate skiing but my husband loves it, as do my kids now!  We have been going to a resort in Italy for years but this half term we decided to try somewhere new.  It was a tip from my friend Tanya who is one of those people who has always been kind enough

Indy Power
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I am famed for my dreadful cooking.

I don't know why, as my mother cooked for all six of us kids when we were little.  I have managed to get through to today without dealing with this 'big black hole' in my education, mainly due to the fact that

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I was honoured to be asked to work with Miele as I have used their machines for years.  I am not going to pretend to be a domestic goddess, my friends read my blog and would be the first to comment if I suddenly purported to be an expert on washing machines.

Marbella tips for Pilates
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I have written about Marbella before, check out my older  post if you missed it.  We are lucky to come here regularly and I want to share my latest finds.

Starting with exercise,  El Rosario Pilates is the best place I have tried in  Marbella,

Mums Office
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Last week I got a delivery from Mums Office, I love to support where I can but this product won't need help, as it is fabulous and already a sell out where ever it is stocked.  I am sure a lot of you are like me, have reams of sports days, art presentations

Girl Gang
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I seldom write about child related issues as I am not an authority and there are so many much more articulate voices out there, than mine.

From baby to seven, there were changes, no bottles, cots, buggies but there was still that sense that they were

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I love checking out what everyone is wearing on the School Run, I am lucky that at my son's school, no one judges, what anyone has on.  We just love to catch up and chat at the school gates. Seldom does the talk turn to the boys, which I think makes

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In the past I have done Paris and Morocco, when Jemima, suggested Buckinghamshire, I wasn't overly excited but after the move and various kids being sick, I just wanted to get away.

We booked a house through Airbnb and off we went. The best bit it