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Leslie Rickerby

Travel and Local

A British Summer Vacation for Kids

Spain, Florida and Italy are the top holiday destinations for Britons. In fact, of the 10 favourite destinations for summer holidays, 6 are in the EU, meaning that most British families prefer to keep their travel distance short and sweet. But if you’re concerned…

July 10, 2018

Teach your child to ride a bike in 3 EASY steps!

I’ve taught a couple of kids now, how to ride their bikes and it’s always made me proud when they finally master it. But recently I discovered a fantastic new way of teaching and I honestly never realised how quick and easy it could…

July 8, 2018
Reviews / Giveaways

MAM 2 in 1 Breast Pump – Review

MAM 2 in 1 Breast Pump – Convenience and power of an electric pump with the freedom and flexibility of a manual pump. Returning to work after having baby brings up all sorts of questions. Who is going to look after your baby when…

June 29, 2018
Home lighting

Lighting our dream home

In about four years, I will be close to being able to purchase my first house.  I will be close to 40 years old which I think is quite old for first-time buyers but nonetheless, that’s what I’ll be. The closer I get to…

June 13, 2018
Travel and Local

4 Amazing Places to Visit as a Pregnant Traveller

It’s becoming more and more popular for mothers-to-be to take a well-deserved break at some point during their pregnancy (normally during the second trimester). This holiday is often known as a babymoon and it’s the perfect excuse to escape from everyday life and take…

June 13, 2018

11 Ways To Prevent Your Child From Going Missing

Last week, I lost Dexter. It turns out that he was just hiding behind a bush from me but I can honestly tell you, I panicked. I had to call my sister in law out (we were near her house) and she came running across…

June 1, 2018

A Drink for Dad with Flavourly (PLUS 10% off your first order)

Fathers day. I never really understood it as a kid. You get Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, when was Childs day? Yet if you ever dared ask when kids they was, every adult within earshot would master the ability to shout in unison and inform…

May 24, 2018

5 Amazing Tips for Picnics with Little People

I can feel the warmth of the sun coming through the kitchen window, I’m having to water my flowers and not just rely on the weather gods to do it for me and I can actually hang my washing on the line. Yes, it’s…

May 18, 2018

Decluttering: Where do I start?

Since having Dexter almost 5 years ago, I’ve been hanging on to all manner of baby stuff from clothes to blankets and buggies to weaning books. But we decided ages ago that Bridget will be our last and with her turning one next month, we…

May 2, 2018

Small girls bedroom makeover

Over the last month or so, we have been preparing for Bridget to start sharing a room with Paisley. The house we live in is small and the rooms are pokey, so it was always going to be a challenge to get 2 separate people in…

April 29, 2018