November 15, 2019

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Every family needs a car that they can rely on each and every day whether this is for the school run, going shopping, taking the kids to their friend’s house or visiting family. This means that when choosing a family car you need to take your time t...

November 11, 2019

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Work from home? I do and I have done for about 2.5 years - it is great as it is so flexible, I can start as early as I need to, work late if I want to and I am still there to pick my son up from school and meet the girls when they get home.


October 29, 2019

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Should I rent or buy? It seems to be the perennial question. But which is the best option for you? 

Very often, it depends on your finances and your living preferences, as there are definite advantages to both. We’ve put together a straightforward gu...

October 23, 2019

You know how much I have a love of upcycling - I will reuse most things and I do have bags of children's clothes that I don't want to part with. So today we are doing a meet the maker with Kate from Forever Yours Keepsakes - I'll hand you over to Kate who will tell you...

October 18, 2019

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Well, for us of an evening, staying in has been the new going out for a very long time. I kind of like the comfort of being indoors, curling up on the sofa with a good film or TV series.

With our love of a good film or a box set we thought about look...

September 20, 2019

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I will put my hands up and admit to being a bit of a nervous passenger, especially on motorways. I would like to say that I am very observant about what is going on around us - but even as a passenger I am often distracted by changing music or...

August 12, 2019

As I sit here typing, the rain is beating down hard outside, it is August, a Monday during the school holidays - we've just had a loud crash of thunder and I have put on a chunky knitted cardigan and the lights are on - I suddenly feel all cosy and I have said to the k...

June 12, 2019

It's all we hear and see at the moment, zero waste, cutting down on our use of plastic. Yes, all the little changes we are trying to make are making a huge difference, but after watching The War on Plastic with Hugh Fernley-Whittingstall the other night and seeing how...

May 17, 2019

If you are anything like me, you may spend a massive part of your day using your mobile phone. Yes, I'll admit, some of my time is spent aimlessly scrolling Facebook, but as a virtual assistant and a blogger, having a good mobile network is extremely vital. I do a bit...

May 8, 2019

The internet, broadband, WiFi,  3G, 4G, soon coming 5G??? It all can be very bewildering, especially if you are trying to get the best for your money, which as you have seen on my blog, we are always trying to cut costs without impacting our daily lives.

We have gone th...

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Kippers and Curtains

Our first trip to MCM Comic Con, London

October 30, 2019

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I'm Sarah - welcome to my blog. We are a family of 5 who can often be found foraging in the woods or camping at a festival. I love boho style and taking pictures.......



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