• Little Bean

    How do I help my lonely girl?

    As the Summer holidays are moving into their last week I’ve been looking back with mixed feelings. We have mostly had a lovely Summer, fun family days out and getaways, 90% sunshine and warm weather but there has been something playing on my mind throughout. Little Bean isn’t a happy girl, she has spent much […]

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  • Dear Zoo

    A parenting wake up call thanks to Dear Zoo

    Waaaay back in 2012 I attended a blog event with Little Bean and Beanie Boy for the 30th Anniversary of the favourite children’s picture book ‘Dear Zoo’. Not only did we get to take part in lots of fun Dear Zoo inspired activities but we also had the opportunity to meet the author and have […]

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  • Calm

    How do you find your calmer self?

    So far I am pretty much disliking 2016, a lot!! It has not been kind in the slightest and I can tell that I am stressed out because I am getting more headaches, more neck and shoulder pains, my trapped nerve in my shoulder will not go away and I feel soooooo tired. As 2015 […]

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  • Strength

    Not so strong . . .

    Looks can be deceiving can’t they. I’ve had quite a few people recently telling me “you’re amazing” and “I don’t know how you do it all” because that’s what they perceive when they see me with my Beans or from the odd posts they see on my blog. The truth is, I actually feeling a […]

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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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