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Siblings // March 2017

This month’s Siblings photos were taken on Filey beach last week. The sun was shining, Nick took an annual leave day, and we all piled in the car (via Waitrose for picnic goodies) to the seaside. The beaches in Yorkshire are amazing. Having grown up with Brighton beach as my back garden (my first family home was opposite the West Pier in Brighton), I find a sandy beach to be such a wondrous novelty. I think, if we didn’t have to be near a hospital for Nick’s job, then  ...

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Family Life // Kingston Unity Junior ISA

We’ve recently been on the lookout for an ISA account for H-Bear. There are so many different options on the market that it’s felt like quite a daunting task at times. So I was relieved when Kingston Unity got in touch and introduced me to their new Junior ISA account. Kingston Unity are a small mutual society based in Wakefield, Yorkshire, and they have created a Junior ISA with a difference. The Friends & Family Junior ISA was developed by busy working parents within the  ...

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Lovely Things // For The Little Ones by Plewsy

I simply cannot resist stationery. From notebooks, to cards, to divine wrapping paper, I just can’t help myself. So when the very lovely Fiona from Yorkshire-based Plewsy got in touch about her new range For The Little Ones, I couldn’t help but squeal with unbridled stationery-lover joy! Fiona, who is expecting her first child this year, started Plewsy back in 2014. She creates from her studio in North Yorkshire, and is now stocked worldwide.

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Siblings

Siblings // January 2017

Here we are in January 2017! This month (so far) we’ve been to Yorkshire Sculpture Park, where the photos below were taken. We’ve spent a week in Sussex staying with my mum while Nick was on a course in Switzerland. AND H-Bear experienced snow for the first time… and he was not massively keen!

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Christmas, Siblings

Siblings // December 2016

It’s the last Siblings post of 2016! And it’s ending on a Christmassy high…! This month I’m featuring photos from our visit to see Father Christmas in Beverley. We actually saw two Father Christmases on Saturday: the one featured is the Rotary Club Big Man, who was awesome… the Grotto FC was a little bit naff to be honest, but Busby loved them both! H-Bear was fairly nonplussed by the whole experience – although he sat next to Father Christmas without  ...

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