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    Carpet Picnic and Movie Treat

    For the past couple of weeks I have been trialling a new Reward System with the Beans in an effort to encourage more favorable behavior from them. Initially it worked perfectly but last week was pretty much a write-off as they didn’t seem interested in even trying to move forwards on their charts. All of […]

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    Tonight can be your night off!

    It’s been a hard day, things didn’t go your way at work, you got stuck in traffic, missed your train, the children have driven you potty – we have all been there and on days like that the last thing that you want is to slave over a hot stove four hours. You just want […]

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    Room for change?!

    We have been living in our house for 2 years now and there is one room, in particular, that has never really worked and that’s our dining room. When we planned each room there were two rooms left downstairs, one which is designed to be a study and the other larger room as the dining […]

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  • Our ‘date’ at Frankie & Benny’s

    Before Hubby and I became parents to Little Bean and Beanie Boy we would often eat out at our local Frankie & Benny’s because it was right next to the cinema so we could have a pre or post-film meal to really make a night of it. Recently I was asked if we would like […]

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  • My girl’s got issues . . .

    Family, friends and regular readers will know the problems that we have gone through with Little Bean and food.  I thought we were getting somewhere but I’m seriously starting to think my girl’s got issues, big issues!! To bring you up to speed, despite attempting to wean her at 6 months as per the Health […]

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