Stop telling me about your great sleepers!!

My kids wake a lot. I breed non sleepers – of the extreme kind. My 4 year old barely makes it 2-3 hours before his first get up. My 14 month old wakes constantly. Fitbit tells me I average 15-25…

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River Beat restaurant review, Gateshead 

Last week I was fortunate enough to get an invite to a PR event for the launch of the spring/summer menu at Asian tapas restaurant, River Beat. This was my second time at River Beat having last been just after…

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Unisex 1st birthday gift ideas with longevity 

Given that it has just been my daughter’s first birthday I thought I would do a quick blog on good first birthday gifts. I’ve had one of each, a boy and a girl, and my son is 4 now so…

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Cybex Sirona Review – extended rear-facing UK car seat

It’s pretty well known now that extended rear facing is significantly safer for children up to at least 4 years old in the rare but serious event of a car crash. To put it in crude terms, it’s largely because…

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Restaurant Review: Cabana Brasilian Barbeque, Newcastle 

Last night was the long awaited launch party for the new Cabana Brasilian Barbeque restaurant in Newcastle – and good things come to those who wait. Cabana Brasilian Barbeque is pretty self explanatory – Brazilian BBQ food and drinks. It’s a…

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