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Season’s greetings, sales and sprouts!

Season’s greetings, sales and sprouts!

As a kid I used to love Christmas but then, as soon as my bubble was burst that Santa wasn’t real I went through a funny phase (particularly through my twenties!) of being a little deflated, feeling overwhelmed by the constant messages to spend money I didn’t have on presents. But after I had kids, the magic of Christmas returned. I have been busy getting the house decorated, Christmas shopp...

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Disney Store ‘Share in the Magic’ charity appeal

Disney Store ‘Share in the Magic’ charity appeal

We were invited down to the Disney store in Oxford Street for the ‘Share in the Magic’ charity appeal which donates presents to children’s charities across the UK. It’s a beautiful campaign by Disney and a thoroughly enjoyable experience with helpful, kind and fun staff – a must-do experience for the whole family. Each guest writes a letter to Santa and posts it into Mickey’s Magic Po...

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The top 11 toys for Christmas 2013

The top 11 toys for Christmas 2013

The top 11 toys that are predicted to fly off the shelves this Christmas have been revealed by Britain’s Toy Retailers Association. Discover which toys will top your kids’ wishlists this Christmas – and where you can get them cheapest (before they all run out!) I felt like a kid in a sweetie shop at the show and couldn’t believe the amazing mix that made the Dream Toys lis...

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SSE energy price increase: How you’re affected

SSE energy price increase: How you’re affected

Today, SSE announced they are hiking their energy prices by 8.2% – this could mean an extra £111 a year for struggling families everywhere. CEO, Gemma Johnson spoke with Sky News about how these energy rises could affect you . It’s a crippling blow for families who are suffering from increased living costs and stagnant wages, alongside last winter’s price hike. It’s a crippling blow for fam...

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MyFamilyPack – delivering you a great big hug (in a box, not a mug!)

MyFamilyPack – delivering you a great big hug (in a box, not a mug!)

I loved this advert when it first came out and oh how I wished I could get a pair of those big, blue, fluffy arms around my shoulders once in a while. *SNAP* back to reality and 2013 – three children later and boy, could I really do with one of those hugs right now – reminding me that each day I do a whole range of tasks and activities for my children and family that can sometimes feel thank...

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Entertain the kids for less this summer

Entertain the kids for less this summer

Not many things will stop me mid-munch during my breakfast and morning coffee – but recently, coffee cup at the halfway point to my mouth, I stopped and had to place it back down firmly on the table. Parents will spend on average £250 per child entertaining them this summer holiday I couldn’t believe what I was reading. Absolutely shocking figures that parents will spend on average £250 per...

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