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    Jelly Bean’s first birthday party invitation . . .

    A few weeks ago Jelly Bean was very excited to be invited to his first ever ‘friend’ birthday party. He had a blast and was very sad to leave. He loved the train rides the best and despite his reservations when Peppa Pig made an appearance he couldn’t let her leave without giving her a […]

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  • Little Bean

    You can’t make friends for them . . .

    This is quite an awkward post for me to write because I know that some of the Mums from LB’s school read my blog from time to time but it’s a post that has been going around in my head since midway through Reception. I’ve put it off time and time again because I don’t […]

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  • Burghley House

    The perfect end to the week . . . Burghley House

    You may, or may not have seen my post from yesterday but it really put a downer on my week. I have not been feeling well this week, migraines are plaguing me at the moment and since stopping breastfeeding that ‘time of the month’ has been a killer for me. Add to that an autumnal […]

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  • Burghley House

    Burghley House with friends . . .

    Thanks to the chickenpox which plagued the start of our Summer holidays we didn’t get to spend as much time with our friends as we would have liked to but we managed to catch up with them before we were heading off for our final holiday of the Summer. On a cloudy afternoon we took […]

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  • Summer Holidays 2014

    Summer Holidays – Day 1

    Well the first day of the holidays has been and gone already (although for Little Bean it doesn’t start until Thursday). The sunshine has been glorious which definitely makes life so much brighter and more positive. After dropping Little Bean at school the boys and I popped to Queensgate to meet Karin, Ella and Sam […]

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  • Sunflower Seed

    Beanie Boy’s turn to say a very sad goodbye . . .

    Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear – there will be lots of tears shed today. Lots by me, LOADS by Caroline (Beanie Boy’s key worker) and possibly even a few tears by Beanie Boy himself. Today we have to say goodbye to some of our favourite people as today marks his last day at Sunflower […]

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