Me and Mine October

So… It’s not really October anymore. This is rather late. I started it, I had the pictures and then it just hasn’t managed to get finished. Apologies to all the other Me & Mine ladies. Going back to work full time and all of the juggling that comes with it has upset the balance slightly. […]

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Farmer Copley’s Pumpkin Festival

  I love October half term. As a teacher it’s a no pressure holiday. There are no major assessments to do, no reports to write… As a mother, I love spending the week with my family… As a person, Autumn is my favourite season of the year… I love how Autumn has become a much […]

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Disneyland and the Disney Dream

  It’s the advert. The advert full of magic. Full of dreams. The advert of all adverts. Do you know the one I mean? The one where the faces of little girls glow. Where families look blissful together and you’re sold the dream. The Disney dream.   Well we bought into the advert, and we […]

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Paris Baby!

  You know when you have an idea, and then it just spirals out of control? Like… you didn’t really intend it to. But one idea rolled into a slightly bigger one, and a bigger one and then it just snowballed and turned into a three year olds birthday trip to Paris. That might have […]

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The Cake of Cakes

  Cake. There’s only one cake. Well, I make more than one cake a year, but there is only one rather  important cake. One cake that I plan, and think about and I just want to get perfect. That cake is the cake of cakes.   When I became a mum there were so many […]

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