• Father Christmas

    The Magic of Christmas when they still believe

    Even though I have tipped the scale of 40 years of age I still remember clearly the magic of Christmas as a child. The excitement of Christmas day in the lead up to it, helping my family to decorate the Christmas trees and the anticipation wait for my Aunts, Uncles and Cousins to arrive. Memories […]

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  • Disney On Ice

    Tickets on sale now for Disney on Ice presents Frozen

    Was there ever a time that Disney’s Frozen didn’t exist? It doesn’t feel like it, does it? It seems to have captured the hearts of everyone and is still going strong since 2013 when we first met Elsa, Anna, Christophe, Sven and Olaf. Regular readers of Mummy Matters will be aware of how lucky we have been […]

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  • Lessons with Little Bean

    Lessons with Little Bean #1

    On Sunday Little Bean and I managed to sneak off for a couple of hours by ourselves for some girly time. We believe it’s important to spend some one-on-one time with the children so that they aren’t always treated as a group. They are each individuals in their own right and so spending time on […]

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  • Quality Time with Beanie Boy 1

    Quality Time with Beanie Boy

    I’m sorry to say that I have got my ‘quality time’ posts in completely the wrong order. The week before I went to London with Little Bean, I had a day out with Beanie Boy just the two of us. Beanie Boy has always been very much a Mummy’s boy to the point that he […]

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  • What ordinary family moments do you look forward to? 2

    What ordinary family moments do you look forward to?

    If you have children then you can pretty much guarantee your life will be far from mundane. Children have this way of livening things up, bringing joy to some of the most uneventful activities. Playing on a swing isn’t just playing on a swing, it’s a rope in the jungle getting them from branch to […]

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  • Much needed girlie time with Mummy 3

    Much needed girlie time with Mummy

    Since Little Bean has started school I feel like I haven’t (probably because I haven’t) spent any time with her on my own at all and I hate that. As another baby is due to join our family in the next couple of months I am feeling the pressure to make sure I spend as […]

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