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Thoughts on Screen Time

The amount of screen time children have is another controversial topic. In our house the tv is always on for background noise, whether its the music channel, children’s tv or some random programme. The only time Olivia really plays any attention to it is when she is sat eating her breakfast at the weekends or …

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Please Forgive Me

This afternoon i took Olivia to the dentist for the last check up on the tooth that she chipped. As soon as she realised where we were the clinging and protests began. Seeing her that upset and beside herself is heart breaking. I literally had to pin her to me while the dentist had a quick …

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Living Arrows 11/52

I love linking up with Living Arrows each week and looking back the photos of what we have done the previous week. This weeks photo comes from our visit to the park on Thursday when we would normally be at work and nursery. Olivia loved playing on the different equipment in the park and it …

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Olivia at 22 Months

Oh my how can it only be two months until your birthday? I can remember the day you were born like it was yesterday. You are continually growing and learning skills, making us very proud of each day. Especially if it’s a day with no tears or tantrums. Potty Training You still tell us when you …

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Living Arrows 10/52

This weeks photo is from Yesterday, you may have seen it pop up  on our Instagram feed. Olivia has definitely had a growth spirt, she’s looking so tall now. I love this outfit that she wore for our shopping trip, once i had got her dressed she stood in her bedroom saying ‘cheese cheese’ prompting …

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Living Arrows 7/52

As soon as I made the mistake of picking up the giant teddy bear in Morrisons and showing it to Olivia i knew that we would have to buy it. Although she didn’t cry when i originally tried to put it back her excitement quickly disappeared. Ever since we bought him home she has enjoyed …

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Coloured Spaghetti

Looking for a fun way of learning colours and exploring. Then look no further. Coloured spaghetti is so easy to make. I started off by cooking some spaghetti until it was tender but not totally soft and squidgy. I then separated it into three bowls and added the food colouring. To ensure the food colouring …

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Living Arrows 6/52

Im so late completing this post this week, i really haven’t taken many photos of Olivia this week. This weeks photo was actually taken today.  Olivia has been a bit of a madam recently so i did have a lot of tantrum pictures that i would of shared but when i saw her sat there …

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Olivia at 21 Months

I cant believe that in just 3 months we are going to be celebrating your 2nd Birthday. Where has the time gone? Appearance  Your still in 12-18 or 18-24 months clothes and size 5 nappies. Your hair continues to grow super fast and you get cross when it falls in your face so often have it …

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