Jane Plan review

My Jane Plan journey: the beginning

So, let me start this blog by saying I’m not very good at dieting… temptation is a good friend of mine and so is chocolate… and crisps…. and biscuits… and… I could go on. If there’s an excuse for eating, I’m there and one of the biggest most celebrated excuses for indulging myself is pregnancy. That
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#DoonaMoments (1)

Introducing the Doona

Every so often, a product comes on the market leaving me wondering why it’s never been done before… and this is right up there with the best of them! Allow me to introduce the Doona from Simple Parenting… The Doona from Simple Parenting is a car seat but, not just a car seat, there is one fundamental difference… it has
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Mega Bloks SpongeBob SquarePants (1)

SpongeBob SquarePants Invisible Boat Race

If your kids are fans of Mega Bloks or Spongebob Squarepants (or better yet, BOTH) then look no further than the ‘Mega Bloks SpongeBob SquarePants Invisible Boat Race’ as an ideal present for Christmas. I’ll start with the only bad point about this toy, the construction. We’ve got quite a few Lego toys around the house
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Wrap, pack, send, repeat.

Wrap, pack, send, repeat

Christmas time. A time for giving, good will to all men (and women of course), festivities, merriment…and a whole lot of sweating when it comes to wrapping everything – especially when we’ve left it all until Christmas Eve. Well not this year, Christmas! *shakes fist at where the Christmas tree will eventually go*. No, this
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A monkey’s for life, not just for

A monkey’s for life, not just for Christmas…

Obviously I’m not talking about an actual monkey, but instead our not-so little Squish. Over the last year we’ve been increasingly pestered about the dreaded “P” word. That’s right “Pets”. With both sets of Grandparents having cats (lots!) and dogs, it was only a matter of time before he started to ask why we don’t
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Like father like son

A while ago we were approached by House of Fraser to take part in a project they were running called ‘Inspired by Dad’. The first thing that came to mind was – what a GREAT opportunity to get some pictures of my boys! It’s not often we get nice photos of these two dossin’ about
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winter's snow joke

Winter’s snow joke

First off, let me apologise for what might be the worse pun in the history of puns. Even worse than the one that follows this paragraph. It was literally the only thing I could think of at the time to write as a title about a winter blog post. Now that we’ve all recovered from
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