It’s birthday time again and whenever our birthday falls on a week night we always choose to stay within an hour of home. Some may find this a little odd but we both love the North East. For just one night we relinquish the title of mummy and daddy and embrace being Suzanne and Richard.…

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These last few months have been hard to understand. Being on the planet for over 40 years means that I’ve lived through quite a lot of things that are simply too hard to grasp. What’s different now? I’m the grownup, I’m the one who needs to tell my children what’s happening in the world around…

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    easyJet takes to the air with all-female flight and ground crew operation in celebration of International Women’s Day. EZY8275 left London Gatwick this morning bound for Madrid with a female Captain, First Officer and four female cabin crew. The flight was captained by Kate McWilliams, 27, the world’s youngest female commercial Captain and…

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I still remember receiving my very first make up palates from my Aunty Chris. I think I was 14 and I got three perfectly beautiful pallets from Marks & Spencer. They were mine all mine and I coveted them as though they were the crown jewels. If I look hard enough in my old bedroom which is…

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We love baking in our house and when I saw ‘Children’s Book of Baking (Usborne Cookbooks)‘ sitting on the shelves of our local charity shop I simply had to buy it and got a little excited to try out some recipes. Since it’s Valentine’s we thought we make a Victoria sponge, well who doesn’t love…

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