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Jodie Widden
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Happy stay at home mum enjoying the simple things in life :)
Happy stay at home mum enjoying the simple things in life :)

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Getting organised - menus and more!
I never got round to listing last week's menu, so here it is... Saturday - Chicken madras and rice Sunday - Mince and tatties Monday - Lamb doner, chips and salad Tuesday - Salmon steaks with new potatoes and veg Wednesday - Lamb koftas, savoury rice, roast...
Getting organised - menus and more!
Getting organised - menus and more!
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Digging deep
We watched a programme the other day about men training to become Royal Marines Commandos, and it focused on the times when the training is incredibly tough - when the recruits think they can't possibly take any more and consider giving up. It was about the...
Digging deep
Digging deep
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It isn't a choice
Today, I woke to the tragic news that Robin Williams, one of my all time favourite actors and comedians, was found dead due to an apparent suicide. He was clearly a lot of other people's favourites as well, and I've been close to tears all day looking at th...
It isn't a choice
It isn't a choice
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Getting Organised - what's on the menu?
Last week, we were away camping, so I didn't have a menu as such, but this week, I had an abundance of beef mince, lamb mince and potatoes, plus I wanted to include lots of healthy fresh veg, so here's what I came up with for this week's menu.... SATURDAY: ...
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A Helping Hand
Yesterday, I read  this post  by the wonderful Janelle at Renegade Mothering. I'll give you the gist... She just had her fourth baby 5 weeks ago. It's 3pm, and she has to cook for a little dinner party for her mother in law's birthday, so she has to take al...
A Helping Hand
A Helping Hand
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Getting Organised - What's on the Menu?
One organisation tip I totally rely on these days is menu planning - I've been doing it for a few years ago and it makes life so much easier! My mum laughs at me because she can't understand how I can decide on a Saturday what I want to eat the following We...
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Getting organised - new blog series!!!
With a fourth baby arriving in November, I've decided that I really have to become more organised. I've always been on the edges of "right on time", where I usually have things ready (for school, christmas etc) pretty much on time, give or take a bit of las...
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Blurred Lines
Now, the parenting manuals will tell you that there are clear rules, consistent rules, and if you follow them TO THE LETTER, your kids will be well behaved, well mannered and all round perfect. They will sleep all night as babies, feed like little angels, a...
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Blurred Lines
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Why I love being a stay at home mum
The Stay-at-home vs. Working mum debate has been raging forever, and I've been on all sides of it... I've been a full time working mum, and a part time working mum. I've been a work at home mum and a single mum, working 7 days a week over 3 jobs in order to...
Why I love being a stay at home mum
Why I love being a stay at home mum
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5 Reasons why modern-day parenting is in crisis....really?
Now, you know me....I don't like to rant much (fnar fnar), but I recently read an article that made me neck twitch and my teeth clench and I really just feel a need to write a response to it. The article is 5 Reasons Modern-Day Parenting Is In Crisis , by a...
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