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Of Blanket Forts, Parenting guilt and Holiday moments

Of Blanket Forts, Parenting guilt and Holiday moments

Shrieks of ‘It’s done! I’m free!’ rent the air outside my door at 1 pm this afternoon. It was Gy back from school, having written her last exam for the academic year. The joy in the air was so thick I could have cut it with a butter knife.

Her cheeks were flushed with joy when I opened the door to greet her. Flinging herself into my arms, she exclaimed, ‘It’s my Independence Day.’ Rolling my eyes at the hyperbole, I said, ‘Really?’

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Life is beautiful

Life is beautiful

The smell of rain-kissed earth fills my senses as I sit in my living room, typing out this post. It’s a gentle reminder of how life is beautiful, even in the smallest of ways.

Our home’s balcony overlooks the road, the same road that Gy walks down every single day to board her school bus. It’s a bit patchy in places and has more dust than I’d feel comfortable about, but none of this fazes her. She strolls down this path, a friend by her side, occasionally throwing back her head in a hearty laugh at something the other child said.

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Vaya 600 ml Tyffyn Review: Ideal for your kids

Vaya 600 ml Tyffyn Review: Ideal for your kids

The new Vaya 600 ml Tyffyn is so cute that it will make your children grin with joy! You may have already read my review of the Vaya Tyffyn (1000 ml variant) which I’d written last year. While it was a pleasure to pack the food in the morning and send it with my daughter, it did prove to be larger than what she’s used to carrying.

So when Vaya called to tell me that they had the Vaya 600 ml Tyffyn designed specifically for school and college kids, I was intrigued. The box arrived from Vaya and when we opened it, Gy squealed with joy saying, ‘Amma, it’s so compact! How cute!’

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