Family Villa Holiday in Sri Lanka

May 18, 2018
by Ickle Pickle
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Family Villa Holiday in Sri Lanka

Mummy says…. as my family grows with daughters boyfriends wanting to join us on holiday as well as my parents, I think more and more that one of the best ideas for a family holiday is a villa. There are some fabulous ones available all over the world, and one that I am looking at for the future is a family villa holiday to Sri Lanka. My eldest daughter MiMi travelled afar last year which really inspired me to look further afield….

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Juggling Parenting and Studying

May 8, 2018
by Ickle Pickle
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Juggling Parenting and Studying

Mummy says…When we think about starting a family, we usually think of all the things that we have to give up. For instance, you might find yourself with less time to spend with your partner or less time to go out and have fun with your friends. These are common valid reasons to delay starting a family for some, but it doesn’t mean that you have to give up everything…

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How to Entertain your Children this Summer

May 6, 2018
by Ickle Pickle
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How to Entertain your Children this Summer

The year is flying by and before you know it, summer will be here! This means that you may need to start having a think about how you are going to entertain your children this summer. Trying to keep everyone in the family happy can be difficult, but also expensive too and so we have come up with a variety of different activities that you can enjoy this summer with the children…

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Farewell to one Amazing Lady

May 4, 2018
by Ickle Pickle
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Farewell to one Amazing Lady

Pickle says… On Monday 9 April we lost one amazing lady, Mummy’s Nana, and our Great Nana. She was 97 years old and an incredible, strong, inspirational lady. Last Wednesday, 2 May, we said goodbye to her at her funeral. It has been a difficult time, which is why Mummy has been missing in action online. My Nan wrote the Eulogy, and with her permission Mummy has shared it in this post as a tribute to her….

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Mindful Reasons To Keep Your Brain Healthy

April 27, 2018
by Ickle Pickle
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Mindful Reasons To Keep Your Brain Healthy

Mummy says…Health professionals tend to focus on our physical bodies. Most “expert” advice centres on how to lose weight and how to eat healthily. As important as the body is to health, the brain and mind are essential. Seen as it’s the organ which conducts the orchestra, it has to be in prime condition if we are going to stay fit. Mental health, quite simply, is vital and people are starting to see why. For those who are still unsure why the mind doesn’t take care of itself, below are a few answers…

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