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Liz Burton
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Mum of one, blogger, thrifter, forager, lover of pretty things
Mum of one, blogger, thrifter, forager, lover of pretty things

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Harper Collins Summer Reads - Grandpa's Great Escape inspired days out and a book bundle giveaway!
I'm delighted to have been asked to take part in the Harper Collins Summer Reads Book Tour, joining with a bunch of other lovely bloggers talking about our favourite kid's books and sharing some ideas for nurturing the love of reading. We've picked a David ...

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Harper Collins Summer Reads - Grandpa's Great Escape inspired days out and a book bundle giveaway!
I'm delighted to have been asked to take part in the Harper Collins Summer Reads Book Tour, joining with a bunch of other lovely bloggers talking about our favourite kid's books and sharing some ideas for nurturing the love of reading. We've picked a David ...

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Pizza Express Live at High Holborn - A New London Music Venue
It's no secret that I'm a Pizza Express lover.  I always have been, but since going gluten-free 18 months ago to try and address some of my health issues, I've fallen even further in love with it - hell they even now stock gluten-free beer.  In my opinion, ...

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New Horizons and New Starts with Comic Relief
The table is strewn with packs of Monster Munch and Haribos.  The smell of acetone from the nail polish remover burns my nostrils. A gaggle of teenage girls paint their nails, and apply make-up, expertly contouring and checking their handiwork in compact mi...

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Share a photo, Give a Meal to Trussell Trust Food Banks
It's easy to take for granted how fortunate I am.  There's always food in the fridge and the freezer, and even at the end of the month, there's always plenty of staples in the cupboard to cobble together meals. There are times when I've had a busy day and a...

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If You Go Down To The Woods Today...Gruffalo Spotting With the New App
Have you heard what's happening at forests up and down the land?  For several years now, the Forestry Commission have been in partnership with the well-loved Julia Donaldson tale The Gruffalo and Magic Light Production (makers of the animated film).  They h...

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Baebox - A Positive Subscription Box for Girls
For several months now, Ruby has been receiving Baebox subscription boxes. These monthly boxes are the trend at the moment and you can sign up to have everything from coffee, chocolate, books and  make-up delivered as adults, but as far as I know Baebox is ...

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DIY Gifts for your Dog
Nothing says 'I love you' like a homemade gift and the same applies for canines as it does for humans!  I've rounded up some of my favourites from the net so you can rustle up the perfect present for your pooch for their birthday or pin for later on for Chr...

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A Series Of Unfortunate Events - A Netflix Series Review
I wrote recently how we'd been hotly awaiting the new Netflix TV series after devouring the Lemony Snicket books - the passion for all things ASOUE is sweeping through Ruby's school like wildfire! Like all Netflix series, it's had us hooked for the start an...

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Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Vegan Butternut Squash and Sea Salt Seed Crackers
I was inspired by a recipe I saw in a gluten-free magazine from Eighty 20 Nutrition recently.  She makes her crackers with sweet potato but I'm not a fan, so I've been experimenting with alternatives and have come up with this. These crackers are nut-free y...
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