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How To Donate Hair to The Little Princess Trust

Have you heard of The Little Princess Trust? It’s a fantastic charity who make real hair wigs for children who’ve lost their own due to cancer treatment, using donated hair. You can read about the fantastic work the Little Princess Trust do here. A few weeks ago, Ava decided to donate some of her hair (at my suggestion). Thea wanted to donate hers too, but it wasn’t really long enough. So we also took her to get her hair cut, at Lifestyle Salons, where I normally go. They  ...

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How to Hold a Homemade Creative Birthday Party for Kids

Ava is eight! It’s hard to believe that this time eight years ago, Ryan and I were sitting at home with a teeny baby, in shock that we were actually parents! This year we opted for a kid-friendly homemade creative birthday party, as she is a really creative kid. We arranged mug decorating, biscuit decorating and pizza making with her best girlfriends. In fact, this is the first year she hasn’t put any boys on her invite list. A sign of things to come, I guess. I spent a long  ...

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Ava, My Favourite Family, Thea

Our January: Mess, Love Letters, Afternoon Tea and Home Improvements

I hope you’ve had a good January? Ours has been good, and we even had a few hours of snow which was fun. Here is a little about what we’ve been up to this month. Ava and Thea Ryan made American style pancakes one weekend, and the girls were in seventh heaven! Ava went for chocolate spread and bananas, Thea chose grapes, melon and honey. Yum! We had a great day with my cousins and their families and all went on a lovely (if slightly muddy) walk to Salcey Forest. Thea had more fun  ...

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Ava, My Favourite Family, Thea

Ava and Thea’s December: Birthday Fun and Christmas

Christmas has been and gone in a flash, as usual. Our December has been fun, but so busy, with Ava being ill twice, and my work really taking over. Here are some highlights of our month, and a few lows! Double Illness Ava had a mystery illness that made her hip really hurt. The doctor was a bit worried so I took her to hospital. After nine hours and some blood tests, we took her home to bed. The tests were all clear and she was pretty much fine the next day. Very strange! Granddad brought  ...

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