Wild camping near North East England

Long time followers of the blog will know that we love family camping. We usually do a couple of music festivals as a family each summer but clearly that is not an option this year in the midst of the…

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Dairy free cinnamon and raisin oatmeal cookies recipe

This is our family’s go-to cookie recipe. They are so simple and quick to make and the whole family loves them. Even the fussy kids. They love to help to make them too. We have been making them for years…

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Your legal entitlement to take unpaid parental leave

Last year I posted on my social media about how I was using unpaid parental leave to cover our childcare for some of the school holidays. I was surprised at how many people didn’t know they were entitled to take…

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My ultimate guide to pregnancy and childbirth

Over the years I have written a fair few posts about pregnancy and birth. From really personal posts like my HBAC birth story to general guides like how to prepare for breastfeeding WHILST you are pregnant. This guide brings all…

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Anti-racism charities you can donate to in the UK

“In a racist society it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist”, Angela Y. Davis. Today I want to signpost my white followers in particular to funds that they can donate to, email templates they can send…

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