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Rediscovering Marks & Spencer this Christmas – our festive favourites for all the family

Of all the shops in the world, there isn’t one that I’ve spent more hours of my life in, than Marks & Spencer. I should start off by saying though that well over half of these hours were, without doubt, against my will. From birth and well into my teens – as the…

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FANCY WINNING £1,000 CASH TO GO ON AN ADVENTURE?

When you’re a kid, every day is an adventure. One minute you’re a pirate, sailing the seven seas and fighting off giant squid. The next, you’re a police officer, chasing down a gang of robbers after the heist of the century. Before morphing into an astronaut (in a cardboard rocket), counting down from…

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PARENT MONEY SAVING TIPS: Relax, recharge and you could save thousands of £££ in the process!

There’s no two ways about it. Having kids is bloody expensive. The bills start racking up before they’re even born, as you fill your home with random pieces of (usually) bulky and (always) expensive baby kit that everyone says you SIMPLY MUST have (but which, invariably, they grow out of within a matter…

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Time flies when you’re having…KIDS!

Whoever said “time flies when you’re having fun”, clearly wasn’t a parent. Because for us humble child-rearing folk, time doesn’t just fly by. It literally whizzes past at the speed of light, in a blur of pooey nappies, baby-led food fights and sleepless nights, to the point where you can hardly remember what…

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The sixth trimester of parenthood – have you experienced it yet?

From the moment you see those two blue lines on the pregnancy test, the trimesters begin. The first is by far the slowest, a mixture of fear and excitement, as you hope and pray that this one will stick. If you’re lucky and it does, the second and third trimester (more often than…

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