Something I’m really looking forward to this season is taking Baby Button pumpkin picking for the first time. In his little Halloween costume. I have no shame, I know – but he’ll only be tiny and compliant for a few years, I need to squeeze in as much cliche, embarrassing stuff as I can before he grows up… Which he’s…

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On Sunday we decided we’d venture out into the wilds, in search of dinosaurs. Rumours circulated that the prehistoric beasts had found themselves at home at Bents Garden Centre in Warrington, and the hunt was on. The Jurassic Cove Adventure Golf Course has been at Bents for a while, but we haven’t had chance to take Megan and Tristan for…

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Earlier this week, me and Mike decided to have a ‘date day’ (with a six month old, date nights are out of the question..) and we ended up at Norton Priory Museum & Walled Garden. Hidden in the depths of Runcorn in Cheshire, its a refreshing little piece of tranquillity where you least expect it. When we arrived, the receptionist…

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When I first moved to Newton-le-Willows a few years ago, I was introduced to a family run restaurant which could be found on the outskirts of town. The Pink Pearl. Specialising in South Asian cuisine it soon became one of my favourite places to eat. They use the freshest of ingredients which are sourced locally as much as they can,…

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1. It’s been another cold one this week with snow and wind battering us once more. It all makes me glad that we invested in some good pieces to keep Baby Button warm when we went out on walks. This baby blue fur-bobble hat is from Primark and always slides down over his eyes. I prefer a hat my Grandmother…

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Lymm Dam, from the bridge. We had some beautiful weather this weekend, so taking advantage of that we ventured to Lymm Dam. It was bustling with people, some walking dogs and some.. Well, capturing Pokémon. We parked the car and set off on an adventure – keeping an eye on the woods around us as we’d been told to expect…

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