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JoJo Maman Bebe maternity event

I was recently very kindly invited to the very first JoJo Maman Bebe maternity event. These events took place in selected stores and offered an appointment with a store advisor to walk through the maternity range, bra fitting, a 15% discount on the maternity / nursing range and a goody bag. I was looked after by the lovely Nyree at the Nottingham City Centre Store. …

It’s the new year post…

Well, we made it people! We didn’t disappear under the mountain of cardboard or the hill of sweetie wrappers, we got through Christmas in one piece. There were however 2 minor disasters in our household this year, the oven blew up on christmas eve and a leg fell off the dining table, I know right?! But, there’s nothing like a true first world problem to …

Having it all

I think it’s fair to say that I’m a creature of habit, I like routine, I like structure and security.  That being the case I am in for an interesting time ahead.  I am taking voluntary redundancy, I never thought I would.  I’ve been with my employer for most of my working life and whilst this was never really a job I set out to …

Mums night off – Veeno

This week I was invited along to a wine tasting at Veeno in Nottingham.  Clearly an invite with the word wine in it was going to get a “yes please” from me.  I grabbed my plus 1 and headed down there not knowing quite what to expect, we were certainly not disappointed. The atmosphere is intimate and relaxed with loads of gorgeous decorative features like …