Dear Santa; This year, all I really want for Christmas is a toddler that sleeps through the night. But as that’s not likely to happen I’ll settle for any of this lovely lot. Thanks Buddy, Exhausted Mama Xo       To help me have a super grounded 2017 I’d like The Gratitude Journal from Apples & Pips. Shout out to my second favourite Hannah who founded this lovely business…

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There’s never a good time to be worried about money or feeling the pressure from overdue bills. With that said, Christmas is probably the worst time to have debt hanging over you. Now I’ll not for one second pretend I have a great track record with money, in fact I’ve made some shortsighted decisions in the past. However, I’m now really frugal – probably mostly by necessity. As a freelancer…

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This Sunday we move house. This Sunday. I’ve already talked about the reasons why we’re moving and shared some tips to make the process easier on a toddler. Today I’m focussing on the fun aspect – how we want to style our new home. Although we are still renting we’re moving to an unfurnished property and planning to stay there for 3-/4 years so we want to make it a real…

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So today America chose Donald Trump as her next president. Personally I view this as one of the greatest tragedies of my lifetime but I respect that others will feel differently. Honestly I suppose after Brexit (shudders) we shouldn’t have been shocked by this mornings outcome but I can’t help feeling anxious. What kind of world are we building for our children? What will be our legacy? You might think…

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