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The benefits of music for autism

  I’ve mentioned many a time how much Jude loves music. Before he could talk, he would hum nursery rhymes. I’ll never forget that first time myself and my mum heard him hum Twinkle Twinkle …

New recycled shoes by Funky Kalakar

  I’m such a lucky girl. Because of my love of all things recycled and eco friendly, I was sent these fantastic Kalie SneakONS shoes by Funky Kalakar. They are super comfy and cover off …

First wedding anniversary gifts

It’s our wedding anniversary!! So what do people buy for first wedding anniversary gifts?   It’s hard to believe that an entire year has gone by since Joe and I got married. We had an …

SEND summer holiday camps

With the summer holidays rapidly approaching, I think it’s safe to say that every SEND parent has that uneasy murmuring of trepidation growing in their hearts.   But following my post highlighting Things to do during the …

Vegan protein snacks

If I had a pound for every time I’m asked where I get my protein from, I’m be cruising around the Caribbean right now on my own private yacht! Seriously, guys. Do you really think …

Smoothie recipes

You know we’re smoothie fans in this family so I thought I’d share a few of our treats with you. There is a certain little miss who steals mine if I dare to put it …

My night at the BAPS Awards

I don’t often write about blog events that I attend but this one really blew me away. The BAPS – short for Bloody Awesome Parents is organised by two organisations: My Family Our Needs and Bringing …

Oat and raisin cookies (vegan friendly)

  When Emmeline mentions baking, my immediate reaction is GOD, NO, THE MESS! But yesterday, I kind of just went along with it. I found a recipe and modified it a little because as usual, …

How to lessen your plastic waste

Oh help! Oh no! It’ a gruffaloooooo (wrapped in plastic :-/)   Plastic is everywhere. I think I must have been a bit blind in the past but over the last few months, I’ve really …