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Pantomime & Christmas Show Round Up

Pantomime & Christmas Show Round Up

Your Fairy Godmother has waved her magic wand & put together a fabulous collection of the best pantomimes & christmas shows you could wish for. Celebrity pantomimes, drama group shows & even seasonal performances without a pantomime dame in sight....

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Mum’s Office – My favourite diary

Mum’s Office – My favourite diary

6 years of being my favourite diaryIt was only 4 years ago I was dragged kicking & screaming into the world of the smart phone. You'd never know it now, as you'll find me using it all the time. To be honest, I couldn't run Portishead Parent without my...

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The Name Label Company – VIPP Exclusive

The Name Label Company – VIPP Exclusive

A couple of weeks ago I ran out of name labels for the boys school uniform, so I went back to the company I'd ordered them from before, a few years ago. I placed the order on the Monday & they arrived the next day - Epic service! I thought I'd drop them a little...

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Help to use less plastic

Help to use less plastic

It's been on my to do list for ages, waiting for me to have time to actually do it. As that's never going to happen, I waited for a really busy time & decided to just squeeze an extra project in anyway. The new Plastic Free Parent page is now up & running....

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You Can Do It

You Can Do It

This has been a bit of a recurring theme for me recently, so I thought I'd share it with you. When I'm Peer Supporting at Cafe Mamma or chatting to new mums at Baby & Me, it's fairly usual to expect that reassurance & encouragement are often what's needed. It...

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Volunteers Week – A chance to say Thank You

Volunteers Week – A chance to say Thank You

It's Volunteers Week. It's a chance to think about all the volunteer groups & individual volunteers who have an impact on our lives. This year I thought it would be good to do a special Thank You to a couple of volunteer groups or individual volunteers. It was...

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