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Budget Tracking

It's Friday Peeps!! YAY! I think people need to do what works for them (because managing money is important) but there are some people who seem to make it overly complicated. So I thought I'd share what I do. I use my planner now, but until this year I did it with a calendar and [...]

My Week Update

Hello January Peeps! It's still January...seems a long time since Christmas and we're still trying to get into new routines and habits. I may have had a bit too much chocolate last week, but exercise saved me and I still lost 1lb and another inch off my waist...I love these Lucy Wyndham-Read exercises! I'm trying [...]

Movie Previews and Reviews

Howdy Monday Peeps! Firstly, our weekend has been spent watching the Huger Games films (having read the books and reviewed them in 2018....which you can read here). They are pretty good films, but a couple of our fave moments are missing, which seriously impact the likeability of Plutarch (although the film version is more suited [...]

Getting Older Hollywood-Style

Howdy Saturday Peeps! Thought I'd share with you a little of how my brain works (I make no apologies for it); this was not made up for entertainment purposes it is genuinely my thought process from a week or two ago... my head is like one mashed up music and film reference library! Have Fun. [...]

Encouraging Without Pushing

G'day Friday Peeps! It's hard not to turn into the pushy, over-competitive Mum. Especially when it comes to learning because that's my thing. My daughter is currently in the middle of Mid-Term exams (and is largely unimpressed with the whole thing, like every other pupil I've spoken to!). I have been reminding her to study [...]