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The Blog Dipper

Last week, we took the boys to Alton Towers for a couple of days.

I have many happy memories of going to Alton Towers throughout my teens and twenties (as well as some unhappy memories – mostly involving ‘Oblivion’, and the overwhelming sense I was about to die), but I hadn’t been in a while, possibly since I turned 30, so I was excited to be back – even though our two days were to be mostly spent in CBeebies Land. 1,619 more words

Smell of You - A Parenting Parody

Recently downloaded the new Ed Sheeran album and got a certain song stuck in my head, which, as it happens, lent itself quite nicely to a parenting parody. 36 more words


NEWS: Northern Ballet’s 'Goldilocks & the Three Bears' will be just right for young visitors - Milton Keynes Theatre, April 2017

Little ones are sure to love Northern Ballet’s Goldilocks & the Three Bears.  

The classic story is the latest offering in the Company’s award-winning Short Ballets for Small People series. 326 more words

Milton Keynes Theatre

In which I kindle a creative spark and find a mantra in an unlikely place

I’ve been having a bit of a tough time lately. Oh, don’t worry – nothing is actually WRONG.  Everything has just seemed a bit difficult. You know the sort of thing – keeping on top of the house, looking after the boys, thinking about my work direction, trying to get time to be me rather than Mummy. 505 more words

Family Life

What would Flop do?

Every so often, parenting has been going a bit too smoothly so I suggest something I know I’ll regret as soon as it starts/ the words are out of my mouth: “Let’s do some baking!” 1,146 more words


Go Go... Go Go... Grown-Up Jetters!

This morning I tweeted the fact that I sang the CBeebies Go Jetters theme tune for the entire length of my shower, without realising until afterwards. 498 more words


12 Again
The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo
2 Stupid Dogs
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4 O’Clock Club
4 O’Clock Files
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