Ladies Winter Coats from Lighthouse Clothing

November 20, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Ladies Winter Coats from Lighthouse Clothing

Mummy says… Winter is well and truly here, it is so much colder now, the school run is darker and a lot of the time wetter. I so needed a  decent winter coat, as did my girls. Next month sees us heading to Disney … Continue reading

How to Find Inner Calm

November 14, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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How to Find Inner Calm

Mummy says… With the Festive season almost upon us, as we all fling ourselves into the craziness of it all, I am launching  a series of posts talking about how to find inner calm. You may or may not know … Continue reading

Camp Bestival 2018 Theme Announced

November 10, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Camp Bestival 2018 Theme Announced

Pickle says… The highlight of our last two summers has been, without a doubt Camp Bestival, I LOVED it and so did the teens. We are so super excited to be able to announce the Camp Bestival 2018 theme, hot … Continue reading

Book Your Family Holiday and Save

November 6, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Book Your Family Holiday and Save

Mummy says….Travelling is not our household’s biggest expense, but I do admit that it’s the expense I care the most about because we LOVE travelling. I love all the planning and scheduling, our family holidays are an investment of my time and emotions as much as … Continue reading

Boys Winter Coats from Lighthouse Clothing

October 31, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Boys Winter Coats from Lighthouse Clothing

Pickle says… Autumn is here and winter is on the way. Living in South West Wales we get more than our fair share of rain all year round, especially in the Winter so something we all need are decent winter … Continue reading

Getting Your Teen Ready for Uni and Life

October 25, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Getting Your Teen Ready for Uni and Life

Mummy says…With my eldest daughter having just graduated from Uni, and my other daughter looking to start Uni next September, as well as a teen son, I am really aware that too many teens today go off to university without the … Continue reading

Tips for Staying Safe When You Are Out

October 23, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Tips for Staying Safe When You Are Out

Mummy says… We spend a lot of our time out and about, both in the countryside at home, and visiting towns and cities. There are potential dangers everywhere, some more so at this time of year. I have some top … Continue reading

Weekly catch up

October 21, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Our Summer Part 2 August 2017

Better late than never, but here is Part 2 of our Summer. We love sharing our adventures with you, and picking the best photos to show you too. It captures our memories and it is lovely to look back on what we … Continue reading

Tips for Holidaying with Teens

October 16, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Tips for Holidaying with Teens

Mummy says….If (like me) you are the parent of a teenager (or two), you already know what temperamental creatures they can be! Once adolescents reach a certain age, they may balk at the very notion of spending time with their family. … Continue reading

Fun Autumn Recipes for Children

September 30, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Fun Autumn Recipes for Children

With the sunshine disappearing fast (did it ever appear!?) it’s time to think about what the children can do as they will be spending more time indoors. If you’re like me, you’re probably trying to get them away from the computers and phone … Continue reading