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Extending friendship in the inconvenient of every day life

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Extending friendship in the inconvenient of every day life
A story of extending friendship, offering a helping hand and showing love to the lonely.

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9 tips to be successful in combining self-employment and motherhood

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9 tips to be successful in combining self-employment and motherhood
It may be tricky, but it’s possible! All businesses are different, and motherhood has many stages which will look different. But here are 9 tips to successfully run a small business while being a good mother based on my 7 years of experience, and chatting to other self employed mums.

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Creative ideas to keep your children entertained

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Creative ideas to keep your children entertained

Even though I now have the option to, there are times when I don’t want to take the children out and would rather do stuff at home.

Coming up with activities can be tricky though. Here is a list of my children’s favourites for outdoor and indoor play. I’ve only chosen the relatively mess-free activities though because there aren’t many mums who are looking for paint explosions or glitter disasters.

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7 easy and cheap ways to make your child’s birthday special

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7 easy and cheap ways to make your child’s birthday special
Looking for ideas to help make your child’s birthday special without breaking the bank or going overboard? Here are 7 ideas to keep celebrations simple but make it a special day for them nonetheless.

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The best (fully customisable) granola recipe

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The best (fully customisable) granola recipe
Looking for a delicious, simple, fully customisable and adaptable granola recipe to spice up your breakfast (or snack, or dinner!!)? Look no further - this is easy, quick and absolutely scrumptious.

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