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Terrific Park Picnic #OutandAbout

Do you know what most of us miss out on? Well I shall tell you, it is exploring and taking advantage of our local areas. Near us we have a lovely big park and on Saturday when the boys were full of energy and needed a good chacing around the grass to let off steam, I […]

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How to be a cool parent – Stripey Jelly

Now I don’t know about yours, but my children love jelly. They love it on it’s own and of course they love jelly and ice cream. The other day whilst food shopping they asked for some, I always usually make 1 colour and bobs your uncle it’s done but this time with Ky being back […]

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Our Amoyzing Moon Festival Feast

The Mid-Autumn Festival is an official harvest festival celebrated by Chinese and Vietnamese peoples. The festival is held on the 15th day of the eighth month in the Chinese calendar and Vietnamese calendar, during a full moon, which this year is the 8th of September. Today in the A New Addition household we had our […]

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There is always more to learn – The Think Tank Birmingham

The Thinktank is…. Everything you thought you knew about the world – but didn’t! You can Found out about your world and yourself in our ten themed, hands-on galleries. Surprising! Hard to believe! And sometimes downright disgusting!! The perfect family day out. Here is our adventure! After getting our tickets we decided we would first […]

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Adventures in Burnley

142 miles, 1 pitstop, fresh air, family, memories made and lots fun. This is our weekend holiday Road trip to Burnley. Being much more prepared than usually I was able to pack things I usually tell myself off for not having when we go away, so this time we had our football! Having the ball was […]

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One Playsuit 2 looks (The weather challenge)

I was contacted by ASDA and asked if I wanted to take on the challenge of styling one piece of clothing with it being suitable for a sunny day and a not so sunny day. I was given this gorgeous black and white ikat patterned playsuit. Here are my out fit choices. Hat – Next Playsuit […]

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A New Addition wears: Converse

If you have been watching my social media recently you will know that I have very much fell  back in love with exercising and have been doing the 30 day shred working my way up to attending the gym daily again. Fashion doesn’t have to end when you are working out and converse are a […]

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Anby (A New Better You) Moments Linky 15-21 September #Anby

It is Week 10 of Anby moments! So what is an Anby Moment? It is a moment where you have felt pleased, accomplished, proud and really like you have made a step forward in something you have been trying to do. Something that maybe before you wouldn’t have done. A personal achievement.  I hope to see […]

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Cameras, Jamie Oliver, Iguana’s and JoeBlogs #goodmanmeetup

Sometimes you just have to have fun with it…. Last weekend I was having a great time with an amazing bunch of bloggers walking around Birmingham with my camera taking snaps. We were even able to have a delicious lunch at Jamie Olivers in Birmingham. Where I had Burger and chips and accompanied it with […]

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Win a ‘Ghostly Treats’ Yankee Candle + Review

The scent of gooey toasted marshmallows is a haunting reminder of sharing spooky tales around a Halloween bonfire. This is the ghostly treats Yankee candle, that not only smells sweet and inviting, but has this cute monochrome Halloween inspired design that will be the perfect addition to a home around this fun and spooky festive […]

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Anby Moments Linky 8-14 September #Anby

It is Week 9 of Anby moments! So what is an Anby Moment? It is a moment where you have felt pleased, accomplished, proud and really like you have made a step forward in something you have been trying to do. Something that maybe before you wouldn’t have done. A personal achievement.  I hope to see […]

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Caramelised Biscuit Popcorn

Have you ever tasted the Lotus caramelised biscuits? I have mainly because they are the biscuits my mum usually has at her house and I love them. They are super duper tasty and so when I seen they had brought a spread out I was like OH YEH BABY! And in true me fashion I […]

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Pretty Pretty Presents

If you didn’t know already from my London video above I have an amazing crafting gadget called ‘The Cricut Explore’ If you have never heard of it, it is amazing, Watch the video below to see!! And then read on to see the pretty I made! I went over to my mums as she has […]

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Win 1 of 3 Musical Cbeebies Squidge Toy

This is Squidge, he’s from Cbeebies and he sings that rather addictive goodnight song that plays just before cbeebies ends. I recently wrote about this little Guy and how awesome he is here: ‘Say Goodnight with Squidge‘. And I have the chance of giving 3 of you lovely lot a chance to win one!! Enter […]

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A New Better You – Share your Moments 1-7 September #Anby

It is Week 8 of my lovely lovely Anby moments! So what is an Anby Moment? It is a moment where you have felt pleased, accomplished, proud and really like you have made a step forward in something you have been trying to do. Something that maybe before you wouldn’t have done. A personal achievement.  I hope […]