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8 Easy (And Lazy) Ways To Cut Your Kid’s Sugar Intake

I don't eat a lot of sugar, a few years ago, I did a sugar detox and cut it a lot of it right out of my life. This led to so many health benefits (losing weight, better energy levels. rarely getting colds or illnesses and fighting them off quickly when I...

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11 Motivational Writing Tips For Your Blog

Tip Number 1  - Write It may sound obvious but it's very easy to say you're going to start a blog but never get around to writing anything for it. The best tip for any wannabe blogger is just get started.  We can get distracted by having lots of ideas for...

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Plastic Free Toys and Gifts for a 7 Year Old Boy

So it's my son's birthday this month (in 10 days!) and he will be 7 years old.  I need to find him some plastic free toys and gifts for his birthday so I've been doing a lot of research. This article is the culmination of my research. As far as I can tell...

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Top Tips To Blog More Quickly

Write What You Know The most time consuming part of writing blog posts is any research you have to do. If you write about what you know you won't have to do that research and you will be sharing your personal expertise with others without really having to...

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10 Zero Waste / Plastic Free Beauty Swaps

Bars Remember when we used soap bars before handwash that comes in plastic bottles. Well bars are back and not just for soap. Shampoo bars can replace shampoo bottles. Lush have an extensive range of shampoo bars. as well as solid conditioner. Deodrant...

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Plastic Free Party Bag Goodies

Books Books can be sourced very cheaply. Some ideas you can buy the collections of books from the book people (works out at less than a pound per book!). There are many shops including poundlound or The Works where you can usually get books for a pound or...

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39 Flexible Work For Yourself Ideas for Mums

I've worked from home for myself for the last 9 years. There are advantages and disadvantages but the pros outweigh the cons in my opinion. Here are few: Flexibility with the hours I work - I can pick my kids up from school, drop them off in the morning...

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20 Plastic Free Toy and Gift Ideas for Kids Age 5 to 12

Colouring Pencils (Ditch the Plastic Option Felt Tip Pens) Pencil shavings can actually be composted if you have this option. They are plastic free so make a great alternative to plastic felt tip pens. Be careful which container they come in. Many pencils...

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