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Our Family-Friendly Stay at Trevornick, Newquay, Cornwall

Cornwall. It’s easily our favourite British holiday destination. In fact, I think we’ve been there virtually every year since we got married! Normally we head south to the St Ives area, but when Trevornick, Newquay, Cornwall asked us to sample their 5 star holiday park for a few days, we thought it was time we tried a new area of Cornwall. With a beautiful site, near loads of family-friendly attractions, and the most gorgeous sandy beach, Trevornick, Newquay really has got  ...

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Ava, My Favourite Family, Thea

Ava and Thea’s April: Devon, Easter and Funny Makes

Well, April has just whizzed by hasn’t it! I think it’s because half of it was taken up by the Easter holidays. Easter Holidays I have to confess I really struggled with the girls for those two weeks of the Easter holidays! It felt like they were constantly squabbling and telling tales, and generally being naughty. One day I had to send Thea to her room as she was being so naughty, and Ava wrote this note to me, on Thea’s behalf.  I couldn’t help but laugh!

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Ava, Days Out, My Favourite Family

My Favourite 5 for August: Whipsnade Zoo, Shoes & Warwick Castle

The summer holidays are drawing to a close, and part of me is sad as we have had the best six weeks of fun. But I am sort of looking forward to getting back to ‘normality’ and back to work as a freelance copywriter. Thea is starting preschool next month, so that will be a big change for her, and she’s raring to go. It’s going to be strange for me though – she’ll be going every morning, so I’ll have more time. I may even start going to an exercise  ...

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Ava, Crafts, My Favourite Family, Things I Love

My Favourite 5 For June: Flamingos, Camping & Colouring

June has been a really busy month for us, with a camping trip over half term, a wedding anniversary, Father’s Day, Blogtacular, and Ava’s Sports Day. With only a few weeks left at school, I am frantically trying to fit in as much work as I can, so I can have the six weeks off with the the girls. Flamingo Vans I’ve wanted them for ages, and finally the Asher Flamingo Vans are mine. The only problem is I can barely wear them as I don’t want them to get ruined in this  ...

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