Best garden sprinkler and water toy for kids

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When I came across this garden sprinkler and water toy I knew that I needed to order it!! It looked the best water garden toy for kids,  I am not sure if it is meant to be a garden water toy but I think it is perfect for it! It is so unpredictable which makes it even more fun to play with and chase, it flies around in every direction so the children never know Read More →

Easter egg hunt with clues

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Over the 9 years of being a Mummy I haven’t done very well at the Easter fun and Easter egg hunts, well it was all change this year! I have found blogging and Pinterest!! I wanted to make an Easter egg hunt around the house for the children to wake up to on Easter Sunday. Saturday night I hunted on Pinterest and found lots of clue ideas, have a look on my Pinterest board for all Read More →

Twin girls bedroom renovation ideas

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So next on the list of rooms to renovate is the girls bedroom, this is where I can get all girly and pretty! This is how it was before we moved in, everything is the same apart from all their furniture and toys EVERYWHERE!!! It is a lot lighter in there now as we have removed the huge tree right outside the window. When doing a bedroom renovation first off is to choose the colour Read More →

‘We love you’ framed photo collage

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I am really enjoying making special handmade presents for people, it is something I have wanted to do for a while but time has stopped me from doing so. So with Mother’s Day coming up it was a perfect opportunity for me to make something for our mums. 4 years ago we gave hubby’s mum a photo frame with 3 images of the children in, so I had this in mind to update for her. Read More →

Our Mothers Day simple flower craft for children

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When I saw that Tots100 had their March Center Parcs challange and the theme was ‘Painting Flowers’ I knew that my kids would love this one! We had the perfect craft to use our painted flowers for, Mothers Day! Nana and Grandma had some wonderful cards coming their way! My girls can never decided on a colour they want to use, they love every colour in the rainbow so trying to decided what flower they Read More →

I love you because……frame for valentine’s or anniversary gift

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For this years Valentine’s I wanted to make hubby something that was special for us. I had been searching on Pinterest for ideas and came across the idea of a ‘I love you because….. frame’. I saved lots off for inspiration, I was going to be making mine for a Valentine’s present but it would be good for an anniversary present. The idea is that sometimes we are so busy that we sometimes forget to Read More →

Me and Rusty the Hearing Dog and our Kennel Club Bronze Good Citizen Award

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Our Hearing Dogs trainer gave us the chance to try for the Kennel Club Bronze Good citizen Award together at our puppy class. We normally have the Hearing Dogs Star Awards to gain, these are made up by the Hearing Dogs and it gives us a good idea of what is expected of the puppies we train and what we should work on. The star awards are just assessed as we go along to our Read More →

Hotel Chocolat review for Mothers Day Hand Cream

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When I received an e-mail from a my friend who blogs at Tales Of A Twin Mum she brightened up my day! She had received a beautiful gift from Hotel Chocolat and was asked to nominate someone to receive a surprise gift as well. I have known Karen since we first met at our local twin club when she was pregnant with her twin boys. She has given me so much advice over the years Read More →

Renovation Bay-Bee has had a new blog renovation!

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After blogging for a year now I have come across lots of blogs and learnt lots more about blogging. I was ready to have a new blog! So here was the old blog look and here is the new look I think it is so much better, clearer, crisper and easier to read. The blog posts are laid out with a title, picture and a little excerpt of the blog post. So now I am Read More →

World sleep day – my top tips to help babies establish good sleep routine

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March 14th 2014 is World Sleep Day. World Sleep Day has been created to promote, educate and advance sleep health. In my years of being a mummy to 3 children I have gone through many different sleeping patterns (and not all of them good ones!). But having a singleton child and then going on to having a set of identical twins it has given me a range of ideas and tips that have helped me Read More →