Grandparents are so cool

November 7, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Why My Grandparents are so cool

Pickle says…. I have two very special people in my life whom I love dearly, and who love me. They are always there for me, Mummy, and my brother and sisters in every way. These people are my grandparents, my mummy’s mum and dad, and I want to tell you why my grandparents are SO cool….

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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 money. I have some great tips to help you book your family holiday and save….

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#ExperienceFresh with Panasonic

November 3, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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#ExperienceFresh with Panasonic

We have just had the most amazing weekend with Panasonic to find out all about their fab range of kitchen appliances and how to eat healthier.

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November 2, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Bedtime Routine Tricks

Pickle says…. You all know that us children and bedtime don’t always mix…even when we are desperately tired we can still struggle to finally settle down and give you some peace!
Getting enough sleep is vital to our growth and development, not to mention your sanity! Studies have shown that sleep-deprived children can get injured more often, can get ill more easily, our schoolwork can also suffer as do our moods. (Mummy can vouch for that one!)
So what can you do to help our bed time run a little smoother?

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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 coats. This December we are heading off to Disney Land Paris too and good coats will be essential. We were SO chuffed to be sent winter coats from Lighthouse Clothing, here are the boys ones….

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Playmobil Advent Calendars

October 30, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Playmobil Advent Calendars

Pickle says… I have loved being a Playmobil Playologist and was very excited to have been sent a brand new Playmobil Advent Calendar to see what I thought of it…

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The Coach House Premier Inn, Manchester

October 28, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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The Coach House Premier Inn, Manchester

Pickle says… I LOVE staying in hotels, especially ones like Premier Inn. I have stayed in lots now, all over the UK. One that I have stayed in since I was a baby is The Coach House, at The Trafford Centre, Manchester. Why does my family love this one so much?

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5 Ideas for Your Partners Birthday

October 26, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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5 Ideas for Your Partners Birthday

Mummy says… Shopping for the perfect birthday gift can be a challenge. What do you get the person who has everything? How do you choose a gift that will surprise him and make him happy? The chances are high that your husband will go out and buy whatever it is that he wants when he wants it, making buying him a birthday gift the ultimate challenge! Fear not, I have 5 ideas for your partners birthday…

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Cake fit for a Super Hero

October 26, 2017
by Ickle Pickle
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Cake fit for a Super Hero

Pickle says….You must know by now that I was 5 a couple of weeks ago! I had a brilliant day, and the best party with all my friends at our local adventure centre. You will probably also know that I am a HUGE Spider Man fan. I mean HUGE, he is my very favourite Super Hero ever. So, what would be the perfect cake for me for my birthday?….

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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 simplest life skills under their belt. A lot of first-year university students are malnourished, see an increase in weight, or some other decline in their health. Transitioning from being taken care of to taking care of oneself can be difficult and a huge shock. Going in without basic skills or knowledge can make make it harder. Teaching your teen life skills isn’t the only way you need to help prepare your teen for adulthood. I have put together a guide for you to help make sure your teen is ready for adulthood…

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