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What kit your kids will need for your next wild swimming adventure

What kit your kids will need for your next wild swimming adventure

It's no secret we love getting out and about in the lakes, rivers and oceans. Making sure we have the right kit is essential, especially as the whether is getting colder. When Selkie offered us some wild swimming goodies, we jumped at the chance to review them. They specialise in open water swimming clothing!  VIEW the POST

Reflections in the muddy puddles

Reflections in the muddy puddles

Today we went for a stroll, in the not so deep dark wood and we didn't see a mouse but the puddle jumping was good. We found our reflections in the rippling ground and jumped on plenty of mole hill mounds. The family fun was nice and good, especially the puddle jumping in the Brampton wood.  VIEW the POST

Don’t avoid the mirror: try these beauty tips

Don’t avoid the mirror: try these beauty tips

The start of the morning is the worst – you smash at your alarm clock until its stops blaring, head for the bathroom and spy your exhausted face in the mirror. Bleugh. Tired eyes, blotchy skin, dry lips and a nose redder than Rudolph’s (the reindeer, not Valentino) – what a horrid way to start your day. VIEW the POST

#constantgarden: The summer blooms

#constantgarden: The summer blooms

It is summer and the flowers are beginning to bloom, there are some brilliant colours opening up in the garden at the moment and we are trying again with the little sunflowers as the last batch were eaten by slugs - I am prepared this time, I bought slug pellets (safe ones mind you). VIEW the POST

Baby Health Week: Aqua Ears Disney

This summer, Cirrus Healthcare will be launching their new range of soft silicone earplugs into larger Boots stores across the UK, providing a new and fun way to protect your child’s ears. Joining SpongeBob SquarePants on the shelves will be old time favourite Mickey Mouse, best girl Hello Kitty, our deep sea friend Nemo, and Disney’s favourites Cars and Princess Ariel. These specially designed ultra soft earplugs are ideal for swimming, showering, or bathing. These new character earplugs are safe, comfortable, waterproof and reusable and come in pairs of three in a waterproof carry case.  Suitable for all ages, they are available in larger Boots stores from June onwards. They may even come in handy for Mummy when we go on holidays or Mummy can’t sleep, I will most definitely be wearing The Little Mermaid earplugs.