Confession du samedi soir: j'adore la téquila et les Margaritas. Une gorgée et, tout d'un coup, c'est l'été dans mon coeur. D'la véritable magie verte, moi j'vous dit. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Pour une question d'équilibre, j'ai décidé de ne pas boire d'alcool durant la semaine. Je n'ai donc pas souligné le fameux Magarita Day, jeudi dernier. Qu'à cela ne tienne, on se reprend ce soir! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Joyeux samedi!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ .⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #lifeisgood #riseandshine #thehappynow #myhappylife #myhappycapture #liv#livethelifeyoulove #alittlebeautyeveryday #abmhappylife #shared_joy #livesimple #makeitblissful #solovelysofree #thisjoyfulmoment #oftheeveryday #mom#momentsofmine #thatsdarling #momentslikethese #livethelittlethings #lovelysquares #ohwowyes #darlingdaily #momentsofmine #let_there_be_delight #thesweetlifeunscripted #livethelifeyoulove #seizetheday #choosehappiness #myeverydaymagic #makemoments #thingsilove
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birthday done! she’s three and i’m going to pretend i’m still thirty three way past april
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Andreas was wrapped up warm today to go and watch his big sister play netball. The sun shone all day, which was so lovely and following the match we had hot chocolate and cakes... Yummy. Perfect to warm you up on a chilly day.... #warmandcosy #letthembelittle #letthemplay #capturingmoments #toddlersofinstagram #myh#myhappycapture #myhappycapture #myjojostyle #handknitted #bonnets #love #momentsofmine #tauntonschool #wrappedupwarm #Sunnyday #netball #sportygirl #bigsisters
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Show night - let’s roll! ✨
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The boys had their first snowboard lesson today thanks to the @eastvillageyyc Olympics Celebration event and @burtoncanada. East Village is our favourite area in Calgary and they are constantly putting on great family events. Burton’s Riglet Park is a unique learning environment that is designed for kids ages 3 to 6 (or 2 if you want to be just like your older sibling), as a fun and easy introduction to snowboarding. It’s too bad that the Olympics are over soon because these guys have been so inspired by them. 🏂 #BurtonRiglet
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These two got dressed up and went on a daddy daughter date tonight. E was so excited about it all day that she’d just break out in squeals whenever she thought about it.😍 Such a special bond these two have. Makes my heart happy.
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Our little boy turns 3 on Friday. Time really does fly by, within a blink of an eye he's grown from this teeny baby to a very energetic, loving & clever nearly 3 year old. Looking forward to a day out as a family on Friday for some birthday adventures. Now time just needs to slow down a little 😬 . . . . . #prettylittlething #thatsdarling #TheHappyNow #EmmaBridgewater #savoureverymoment #ABMhappylife #ABMlifeissweet #motherhoodunplugged #rememberingthesedays #ourwhimsicaldays #mak#makelighteveryday #makelight #photoboardshq #myhappycapture #petalsandprops #lifewithkids #savouringhappiness #myhappyviews
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Day 55 - I am grateful for birthday parties. It was so lovely to see Jessica have fun with her friends today and to see how much more confident she has become since her surgery. #365daysofgratitude #project365 #happylittlebuttons #myhappycapture #capturingtheday #rememberingthesedays #tribalchat #coolmumclub #oureverydaymoments
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Yesterday I had the privilege of being asked to shoot my daughters 'album cover'. My eldest has written her first song and the middle child is absolutely in charge of choreography. The baby is just an accessory.. their band is called 'the mermaids' and we had a more appropriately themed shot but I liked the chaos of this one best....
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What an amazing day! 😄💕 And such a lovely way to end it too - I absolutely loved The Greatest Showman! It was SO different to the sort of films I usually watch, it actually felt like a bit of escapism for a while. It was a great feel-good film, I even had tears in my eyes a few times. ❤️ Have had one of the best days today and I’m so grateful to my amazing in-laws for having our boys today for us so that Adam and I could have some quality time together. 💖 Can’t wait for snuggles with them tomorrow though (the boys not the in-laws 😂).
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SEVEN YEARS OLD. I truly can’t believe it. . It feels like just yesterday I was putting the finishing touches on your nursery and gently rubbing my belly telling you how excited I was to meet you... You came into this world (after 18 hours of labor I might add) kicking and screaming and the most perfect baby boy I had ever seen with big blue eyes and a little button nose. My heart grew 10x the size on February 24, 2011 and grows a little bit more every day as I watch you become a little man. . You are KIND, SENSITIVE & LOVING - and you are also STRONG-WILLED, COMPETITIVE & STUBBORN (I think you get that from your mama). 😉 You have the sweetest little heart and your compassion for others always melts me into pieces. You are SMART, BRAVE and always on the hunt for an ADVENTURE. . I look at your little face and don’t know how the past 7 years have flown by... But I am forever grateful that God chose me to be your mama. You allowed me to begin the most important roll of my life - mommy - and you’ve taught me so much along the way. You will always be my baby boy, Parker Noah... No matter how old you get. ♥️ HAPPY 7TH BIRTHDAY MY SUNSHINE! ☀️ . . . . . #parkernoah #parkernoahturns7 #birthdayboy #thisis7 #pixelkids #candidchildhood #uniteinmotherhood #mycloseup #myhappycapture #capturingtheday #themagicineveryday #rem#rememberingthesedays #explorerkids #worldoflittles #whatevertheweatherkids #curiouslittleexplorers #lovelifeoutside #littlefierceones #rememberingthesedays
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For some reason Heidi loves sneaking behind the cuddle chair in this tiny corner of the room....she takes her Barbie’s and sits them on the window sill to play and she did the same today....until she got distracted by the tv....and I just had to snap this photo of those cheeks and lips 😂 #icouldliterallyeatherup #allthefeels #thosecheeks
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Rolling around the frosty garden this morning in her @kidunkclothing weather proof suit, fondly known as her astronaut training suit! It has been such a beautiful winters day here today. Bea said to me; Mummy it is very hard to do cloud gazing when there is not a cloud in the sky. #winter #blueskies #cloudgazing #toddler #instatoddler #myhappycapture #letthembelittle #letkidsbekids #thehappynow #worldoflittles #happylittlebuttons #theirwonderfulworld
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THIS is the feeling you get when you walk into the new @knordicspa 😆 #bravetheelements • 📸 @mark11photography
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Happy Saturday ☀️💕 . Nothing new here ... just a Mama trying to fit in a quick workout with a bunch of crazy kiddos 😳 It’s not easy, but always worth it! Even when they insist on singing the same song over and over while I’m trying to focus on not falling on my face ... still always worth it 😜 Half way through this program and it’s amazing how the time has gone so fast. Enjoy your day friends! 💗 . . . . . . . . . . #messymotherhood #hotmessmom #dailyparenting #mindfulmotherhood #notonlymama #thehappynow #myhappycapture #thatsdarling #lovelysquares #humansofjoy #joyfulmamas #inspiremamas #momlifebelike #mynameismama #bestofmom #flashesofdelight #mommystyle #healthymom #peanutbutterlover #toddleryears #motherlove #motherson #motherland #motherdaughterlove #mommystatus #myhappines #mamasbaby #pugmom #athomeworkouts
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Y E S ! / we made it out without a child-related-illness-ambush! Cocktails & a three course dinner 🙌🏻 we’ll pay for this at 3am when the bub wants milk 🍼
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Blissing out after a full to the brim but best ever Saturday of freezing walk, too much food, baby snuggles, retail therapy and unintentional matching with my best girl ✨🌟⭐️✨ We realised that actually the whole family, bar Oliver, have star hats 🤔 Think there might be a subconscious ✨obsession going on. #twinningiswinning . . . . . . #myt#mytinymoments #mypreciousmoments #instamama #motherhoodthroughinstagram #ukparentbloggers #perfectandproud #rememberingthesedays #capturetheday #motherhoodrocks #motherhoodunplugged #letthembelittle #myhappycapture #igmums #mytinymoments #momblogger #mummyblogger #mamablog #mummybloggeruk #mblogger #lblogger #lbloggersuk #ig_kids #mumsofinstagram #thisgirl #💗 #thegreatoutdoors #freshair #goodforthesoul
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I just love this photo 😂
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As much as I #love to travel & see the world, nothing is more #beautiful than home! Especially when it’s covered in a blanket of fluffy white #snow! 💙 #beautifulbc
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When I first looked round my University accommodation, the copies of Breathe and Oh Comely in reception were a definite selling point 🌿🧘🏻‍♀️📚 After living here seven weeks - along with some very good detective work from @yasminbraddell, I’ve established that this was very much their intention... like a GP waiting room, the magazines are exactly the same! The only thing that’s changed is the sign that says “gullable” on the table... Then again, “wildlife encounters”, “the joy of dogs” and “words of hope” are always a good idea, so I think I can forgive them! The GP surgery is doing well if they have something other than “weight watchers”! I fo love these types of magazines. Mum and I have a subscription to the Simple Things subscription, so I am missing it while I’m at University. Mum has been saving them though; unlike celebrity gossip, wellness doesn’t have an expiration date! So it’s just another thing to look forward to next weekend - 6 more days until cavachon cuddles! #thesimplethings
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THE MULLET-TO-END-ALL-MULLETS IS NO MORE!! 🙊💔😍
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Throwback to yesterday when this little one was happy to be playing outdoors, unlike today when he screeched his way around our country park walk 🤦🏻‍♀️ I still got a lovely wee catch up with my bff @fourlittlefeetandme and her gorgeous littles however, so it was a nice afternoon overall. 💛 Off to enjoy a wine and a film with the hubs, before a busy day of cleaning, marking and another preschooler birthday party for Austen tomorrow. Have a lovely eve all 🙌🏻 . . . #weekendwalks #toddlerlife #wasnthappyinthepramwasnthappyout #honestmotherhood
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My head has been in such a funk all day. I've been worrying about loads of things on and off all week, but I needed to shake it off so I went out and spotted this beautiful sky 😍 headed to see The Greatest Showman of which I've seen and heard so many amazing reviews about. I felt like I was missing out on something spectacular! It was magical and I just loved the story to it so much. We've all got our head stuck in the clouds at some point and forgot to see what's the one thing that really matters. I tapped my foot and hummed along to the tune. I somehow felt like I knew all the songs. I'm so glad I saw it, it certainly distracted me! #sky #family #familytime #familylife #myhappyviews #babyboy #happy #brothers #siblings #motherhood #childhood #littleloves #oneperfectthing #myhappycapture #developinglife #kids #smiles #freddieethan #noahedward #arthurmax #siblinglove #boygang #boytribe #boymama #teamblue #cute #boys #lifewithboys #lifeatno27 #cinema
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My heart 🌸💖 Darcey’s baby cousin, Penelope 🌿
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💖 P E N E L O P E 🌸 we met baby Penelope today for the second time and remembered to snap some pictures! Absolutely beautiful little girl and knowing these two lovelies are going to grow up together gives me all the feels! Best friends in the making. Darcey was so gentle and loving, my heart almost burst! 🌺💐
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We couldn’t love these new style Spring Dungarees from @maryjane2786 any more than we do!! They are just perfection 😍😍 we have more on the way and can not wait for them to land! They come in short and long leg versions too ❤️ don’t forget BOW10 for a lovely little discount. #handmadetoddlerclothes #shopsmall #shoplocal #supportsmallbusiness #igtoddler #toddlersofinstagram #capturethemoment #myhappycapture #smile #saycheese #beautifultoddler #motherhood #igmama #bloggersofig #pbloggeruk #toddlerfashion #bow #dungarees #flamingo #brandrep #toddlermodel
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•💋• It’s practically been like Spring this half term but it has deffo been on the nippy side. I was never sure if Albie could rock a snood but I love this mustard one on him. I think we may need to expand our collection of 1 snood (and one on the way) 🙈 Hit me with your best shops (and codes ✌🏼) •💋• • • • #albie #albiegeorge #vscochildren #motherhoodthroughinstagram #cutekidsclub #mummyblogger #mumswithcameras #mumsofinstagram #adventurer #myhappycapture #cutebebee #cameramama #motherhoodunplugged #mommylife #momentsoverposes #aw17 #totsontheblock #littlefierceones #magicofchildhood #stunningbabies #cutekidsfashion #toddlersofig #blondebaby #grandadcardigan #kidsootd #bootd #babyspam #candidchildhood #stylishbaby #rawchildhood
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Whilst I was busy doing LAMDA exams with @littlestarsworkshops daddy and Ernie had the best day ever with our first ever Saturday morning Sounds Right Phonics class in Chelmsford, and then he danced the afternoon away with another fantastic @musicmobevents - if you haven’t tried it yet you really need to! #mobmusicevent #ctzn #momentsoverposes #wildandfreechildren #relishandcherish #candidmoments #childrenofinstagram #momentsofmine #mylifethroughalens #nctfriends #babyclubbing #myhappycapture #saturdayswithdaddy
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Great aunty cuddles. #netmumsloves
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More sticky fingers than piano fingers 🙈 Safe to say he’s not a natural musician 😂 well that is unless you call whacking the keys with as much force as a tinyelephant trying to play chopsticks musically gifted.
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Trains aren’t just for boys! Miss Belle is so into her train track at the moment... we played this a lot today whilst Daddy went to the footy with his friend visiting from Bolton. He’s the nicest guy and brought Miss Belle this Troll teddy from Frozen, and a Paddington Bear for the Little Man. Miss Belle took her Troll to bed and said “night night troll” and gave it a kiss. I love how quickly she gets attached to things! 💕
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Gorgeous walk this afternoon with family for little Megs 18th ❤️
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This cute milk bottle teether is from the lovely folks at @fredandnoah. Anushka’s a fan.
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A lovely albeit VERY chilly morning at @scotneygarden_nt ❄️We spent ages watching that little duck sliding about on the ice! 🦆Roll on the warmer spring days when we can leave the house without feeling like our fingers are going to fall off after five minutes! . . . #littlefierceones #curiouslittleexplorers #lifecloseup #littleandbrave #themagicineveryday #worldoflittles #childhoodunplugged #candidchildhood #letthekids #thatsdarling #UKparentbloggers #MyFamilyAdventures #littlestoriesofmylife #ohmamamoment #our_everyday_moments #mummyblogger #childofig #lovelifeoutside #countrykids #MyHappyCapture #rememberingthesedays #littleloves #lifewithmrslee #developinglife
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It's a good day to be FREE 🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽🕺🏽 FRESH OUTTA TIME OUT 😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎✌🏽 . . . @our_royalitytwo_ 2 piece outfit #osh#oshkosh #oshkoshbaby #oshkosh #trendykiddies #trendykids #trendyboys #modelkids #kidsmodel #toddlerfashionista #cut#cutekids #toddlersofinstagram #kidsstreetwear #kidstreetstyle #kid#kidsfashionforall #kidsfashion #kid#kidsofinstagram_features #kidsofinstagram #kidswear #cutekids #candidchildhood #babygap #ger#gerber #gerber #boy#boyfashione #boyfashion #myhappycapture #mixedisbeauty #mixedkids #trendyworldkidz  #magicmoments🤹
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Just hanging out with my 90s clown pal. How upsetting that toys from the 90s are now considered vintage or retro 😭😭😭 Jude wearing a vest I got for Jacob from Blackpool dungeons when he was 6 Months old. He’s 4 next month 😨 #90stoys #vintagetoys #retrotoys #199#1990> #1990 #scaryclown
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Look at how Poppy is looking at Ava 😍
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Take me back to my happy place. Taken last week on Fistral Beach. This year I vowed to jump in front of the camera more instead of hiding behind and take more time out for me. I'm failing on the first a little but the me time is going well....I've already read 3 books this year, knitted a scarf with glove pockets for Harry and am half way through Emmy's scarf, painted Harry's room and been out to lunch with my dad almost every week this year and had 2 girlie nights out.
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This beautiful romper from @wonderbugs was the perfect outfit for today. As its reversible its double thickness so even in this cold weather this little diva was snuggly warm 🙌🏻
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WIN LYNX LEGGINGS For your chance to win a free pair of our gorgeous lynx leggings in Turquoise or Rust, pop on over and join in on Facebook at Little Liddicoats, we also have a members group too. Be sure to check it out!! . . . #toddlersofinstagram #umh_kids #writeyouinmyheart #mom_hub #thatsdarling #nothingisordinary #simplychildren #letthembelittle #beautyof #todaysmomentintime #mummylife #letthekids #motherhoodunplugged #ourlifeoutside #flashesofdelight #myhappycapture #cherisheverymoment #acupofmotherhood #curiouslittleexplorers #pixelkids #leggings #kiddiesofinstagram #mumswithcameras #lifethroughthelens #kidsleggings
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✨ Thrifty Living ✨ Today I attended the #giffgaffplansmart event in Manchester and learnt to cook this fabulous thrifty vegan Moroccan tagine filo parcel with cous cous! Swipe to see what else we got up to, including a #clothesswap, making up cycled jewellery and more! It was the first blogging event I’d been to on my own in a while and I was a little nervous but had such a lovely time!
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Flowers for my mummy 😍 • • This boy tested everyone’s patience today on a trip to Reading. He kept climbing out the pushchair, wouldn’t hold anyone’s hands and kept shouting ‘no’ at everything 🙈 • • Tomorrow will be a new day and fingers crossed he’s in a better mood!
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I can't believe it's all over, VIOLET IS ONE! It feels like two seconds ago that she was being placed in my arms for the first time, now we have sung her Happy Birthday and she's blown out her first candle. I have to say I feel quite emotional today, the year has gone by in a flash and my little girl is getting so big! 😭 She had a lovely party (thanks to everyone who came!) despite having an AWFUL cold and feeling dreadful for the day, we tried to cheer her up as much as possible, I think all the sugar, softplay and friends took her mind off it nicely! Here is to another amazing year with our Ultra V! 🦄💜
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Four today. This was the first year she really understood her birthday and she had a fantastic day, starting with gifts, birthday crown and pancakes for breakfast, followed by a small party with a couple of families and finished off with a candlelit dinner. We are so grateful for Ophelia, a brilliant force in our lives. We are also touched that friends and family helped us celebrate today.
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| Lessons | It’s been half term here in Birmingham. Ours was pretty eventful with Darwin having an accident at the local park and ending up with a hairline fracture in the back of his skull. Thankfully he was fine, he just needed to be careful not to do anymore damage. It meant we had to cancel plans to go to soft play, swimming and the park with the huge climbing frames • I got a bit deflated seeing people doing all these exciting things. I decided to stop being a negative nelly and to see what I could do to get something positive out of the experience • I made this little {infograph* is that what this is???} on @canva • If you are interested in what I wrote about the link is in my BIO. • I hope you like it and that you enjoy it ❤️ #talesofmymotherhood
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Kids and cardboard boxes! Hours of fun! 😄 Hope you've had a good Saturday! We're all exhausted so will probably have an early night tonight - very exciting! 😄💤 There's another glass of wine with my name on it when we've finished putting the girls to bed, then maybe a bath and bed myself. 👍🛁🍷😊💕 . . . . . #thatparentlife #motherhoodthroughinstagram #instamums #instakids #toddlersofig #myfamilyadventures #mummybloggersuk #thismamaloves #capturingtheday #capturingcolour #snaphappyBritMums #tribalchat #parenthood #capturedfromabove #mum#mummyshot #dresskids_likekids #mytrendytot #mummyshot #secretlivesoflittles #mumsofinsta #mumsofinstagram #playallday #mumsofinstagramuk
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Helping care for their plant siblings and wearing no pants, it must be Saturday 😂🌱💖. Had the cutest day shopping, eating cake, drinking coffee and making the most of the beautiful sunshine ☀️. Then we repotted and bathed our plant babies which resulted in a scratch on the wooden work top but let’s not dwell on that 🙈. Im off to eat lasagne and watch rubbish TV now these two monkeys are sleeping. Definitely a Saturday well spent✨. Hope you’ve all had the most lovely day 💖
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Starting our Saturday off with an ice cream sundae birthday party @creolecreamery. Such a fun idea for a party!
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Up a bit... down Dad...down.. Massage for a poorly Baba whilst watching Minions. Hate her being sick!
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What Saturday nights should look like.. but for me it's folding washing and Netflix before I inevitably fall asleep on the sofa 😴 How's your Saturday night looking?
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As I get older the more I become a creature of habit. If you need me after 7pm you’ll find me here 😂🙈🤦🏽‍♀️ pS debating whether lilac is my colour or not over in stories. Let me know what you think. I cannot decide 🙈🤦🏽‍♀️ . . . . . . . . . . . #chilliesandclovesstyle #mystyleinboxes #personalstyle #thelifestylecollective #inspiremyinstagram #cornersofmyhome #seekthesimplicity #littlestoriesofmylife #mystylediaries #myhappycapture #jumper #orange #momentsofcalm #creativehappylife #smallmoments #chillingout #stylish40s #fashionable40s #nestandthrive ##reclaimthehappy
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Tonight, I was putting the boys to bed alone as Martin is working and as they've both been so under the weather (especially A, who always suffers with erratic temps when he's poorly), I asked Archie if he wanted to come to sleep in our bed whilst I put Jesse down. So, this evening I got to cuddle my two beautiful little men to sleep, one enclosed by each arm, knowing how happy they were to be close to me and to each other and it gave me all the feels. ☺️ I'm so aware that soon these days will be long passed and my boys will be all grown up, and I don't regret a single night they've snuck into our bed. We never take them back (perhaps we should, perhaps we shouldn't 🤷🏼‍♀️) and simply want them to know we're here, day and night, when they need a little extra comfort. There are nights where we get no sleep at all (like last night 😴) and some nights where they sleep all the way through in their own space (well, not Jesse quite yet 😂) and so far I'm yet to regret a single minute! I snuck out once they fell asleep and I'm now watching Saturday Night Takeaway before climbing into bed for a cuddle again. Can't think of a better Saturday night! How's everyone else's evening going? Rocking out more than me, I hope? 😂 PS. Check my stories for two adorable sleeping monkeys.
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soft morning light ft. yet another book I have not read yet (but I am very excited to read it) . . this caption is probably going to be all over the place today because I want to talk about the songs I am loving and I book that I really wanted to love but didn’t so without further ado... . songs that I love right now: . - secrets for the mad by dodie - I don’t want you back by børns - my my my! by troye sivan - so much more than this by grace vanderwaal - sleepover by hayley kiyoko - I am halfway through listening to Vance Joy’s new album AND OMG IT IS SO BEAUTIFUL PLEASE LISTEN TO IT 😍 . Also I just finished reading the hazel wood and it wasn’t what I was expecting and I’m kind of disappointed by it 🤷🏻‍♀️ I liked the dark fantasy elements but there was something missing. Can anyone else relate or am I the only one? . What is one song you cannot stop listening to right now?
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A blurry happy splashing Jaiden back at @waterbabiesuk for chapter 2! I think I’ll need to invest in a waterproof camera for next week 💙
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