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Old Wives Tail Melado Organic Hair Growth Mask

For many years I had bleached blonde hair some may say to the extent of being told my hair was white, I love being blonde but with so after taking so much abuse last year I finally started giving my hair the love it truly needed and deserved. I stopped straightening it unless I am […]

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Camping S’mores

What you will need: 8 Marshmallow 8 Digestive biscuits 8 squares of Dairy Milk Chocolate *4 Wooden/Metal kebab skewers *If using wooden kebab skewers, soak 1 per person in cold water for 30 minutes first to prevent burning. How to make: Thread the marshmallows 2 at a time, onto the presoaked wooden or metal skewers […]


Win a Set of Heston Blumenthal precision weighing scales by Salter

Combining style with ultimate precision, this kitchen scale from Salter’s Heston Blumenthal Precision range is two scales in one and is a cracking piece of kit to have in your kitchen. I am mightily impressed with it. It strokes my geek and my cooker/baking side. I can probably guarantee if you win you will love […]

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Adventures at Hatton Country World

A small drive ahead of us as we set off on our Animal adventure. Picking up Nanny Anew(My mum) on the way there was lots of talk of farm yard animals, furry animals in pets corner, dragon rides and ignoring the trolls. Yes, you could say it was all go in the minds of my […]


A New Addition Visits: Blackpool Beach

When we visited Blackpool we had the opportunity of visiting the beach in fact it was one of the first things when we arrived. It was such a gorgeous day and we had never been to the beach before. The boys had never felt the sand of beach between their toes or smelt the smell the sea air […]

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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 […]


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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Say Goodnight with Cbeebies Squidge

If you have little ones you will be aware of the cbeebies goodnight song, and now CBeebies are giving you to have fun at home with the Sweet Dreams with Squidge. You see squidge, He’s getting tired and needs his sleep! And your child is the one who can soothe him by pressing one of […]

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Win 1 of 6 pairs of Aqua Ear Earplugs

This summer, Cirrus Healthcare have launched 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 […]


Anby Moments Linky 18-24 August #Anby

Ding Ding Ding it’s Week 6 of Anby moments!  Here is my Anby (A New Better You) Moment of the week: Post by A New Addition. Last year I tried to remain in my house as much as possible due to my Anxiety, now I am fighting through it and my friends are helping me too […]

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Mice in Love

I love jigsaws I find them calming but with being a busy mum I don’t tend to sit down and do the ones with little pieces, especially with little people. However this 3D Mickey and Minnie Eiffel Tower limited edition was just too cute not to attempt to make with them. And although baby J […]

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Acer Vs Student Mum

She sat there content, knowing how much she had accomplished that day. Rocking the baby with her foot and quietly tapping away on her keyboard knowing she was only 100 words away from finishing her assignment. This was me a few years ago, along with attending college a few days a week and Ky being […]


Anby Moments Linky 11-17 August #Anby

Can you believe we are already at week 5 of Anby moments! That makes me feel so awesome. Thank you to everyone that entered last week’s Linky. Here are some of my favourite entries: Clare from Emmy’s Mummy did a skydive in aid of Matilda Mae a 9 month of baby girl who sadly passed […]


Dinner Party with Ilumi

Once in a while I love to get the table all prepared nicely and have a posh dinner with Andy and the boys whether it be a home made Chinese dinner to a pulled pork and batches help yourself kinda table. So when ilumi asked me to celebrate their 1st birthday, by inviting 3 guests […]

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Get Iron with Spatone + Competition

Did you know that over 91% of women aged 16-64 in the UK do not get sufficient iron from their diet* No? Well you do now, and I was one of them and until I visited the Spatone stand at Britmums when I attended the Britmums Live Conference. It turned out that I was really […]