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10 things to do with 2 kids during lockdown
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10 things to do with 2 kids during lockdown

Let’s face it, we’re 2 weeks into lockdown now and we’re all running out of ideas and energy aren’t we? Well, I hope I’m not the only one! I’ve got 2 kids: the first is 4 nearly 5 and the second is nearly 2 – and it’s a blimmin’ nightmare keeping them both entertained! Their demands are so different and it’s a proper juggle. I consider myself an “average” parent…not in my ability as a parent. Oh no, I’m way above average in those stakes because I love and care for my kids deeply BUT, I’m average in the sense of kid-friendly creativity and energy for activities! So I’ve compiled this list of 10 things to do with 2 kids during lockdown, for all you other average parents out there. It’s stuff that’s creative and developmental, but doesn’t take much talent or out-of-the-box thinking. I hope they help you too…

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working from home during coronavirus lockdown
in Freelancer Life, Lifestyle

Working from home during Coronavirus lockdown

I know you’ve probably seen a ton of these posts already, but it wouldn’t feel right if I didn’t put something together myself with regards to working from home during coronavirus lockdown. After all, I’ve been working from home for nearly 5 years now, I run 3 small businesses and am a mum of two, so I’ve got used to working around other people, random schedules and juggling!

Here’s a few basic tips that I’ve put together for anyone else (probably most of us!), who will be working from home during coronavirus lockdown…

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Ellis Brigham Boot Labs review – Custom-fit Salomon Ski Boots

There’s no denying that I am not a natural when it comes to outdoor activities and snowy mountains are no exception. Yet, I am married to a snow-boarder and married into a family who love winter sports and know that it’s going to be part of my life from now on. But learning to ski in your 30s is not easy (in my experience anyway) and so it’s going to be a slow and steady process for me and any help I can get along the way is gratefully received. So when I was invited to the Ellis Brigham Boot Labs here in Manchester, to have some ski boots custom fit, I jumped at the chance! Here’s why…

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