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Learn to love Christmas again with these five festive life hacks

I miss Christmas. The magic, the childhood innocence, trees too big to fit in your dad’s car, carols and Christmas number ones, twinkling lights, thoughtful gifts, mistletoe kisses, cocktail sausages, roasted parsnips and Quality Street…it used to all be so exciting, so fun and so guilt free.  But as we get older, Christmas changes. Or at least our relationship with…

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Our 10 favourite books for toddlers

There are literally thousands upon thousands of books for toddlers on the market today…some are good, some are OK and some (I’m afraid to say) are downright terrible! But every once in a while you find one that strikes a chord with both you and your child. One that makes you laugh, cry or maybe even learn something along the…

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5 reasons why Mark Warner is now top of our holiday wish list

If you’d asked us a couple of years ago whether we’d ever consider going on an all-inclusive beach resort holiday, the answer would have almost certainly been, “naaa, it’s not really our kinda thing.” Because my wife Rosie and I have always liked to think of ourselves as more of the adventurous type, doing everything we can to stay off…

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Why won’t you drink your milk? A poem for health-conscious parents…

When we think about our children’s nutrition, nothing but the best will do. We keep them away from calorific fizzy drinks, turkey twizzlers and sugary sweet treats. We mash, puree and chop vegetables into miniscule pieces before discreetly hiding them in their meals to make sure they’re getting their five a day. We’ll literally do anything we can possibly think…

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The importance of date night…10 top tips to plan your perfect kid-free night out!

In case you hadn’t already realised, relationships are hard work. No matter how long you’ve been together, or how in love you are, you have to put in hours of hard graft if you want to keep the romance alive. It may sound simple enough, but as we get older, as our jobs get more high pressured, and as we…

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