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Christmas Gift Guide for Toddlers 2017 - The Love of a Captain Blog

Christmas Gift Guide – Toddler Gifts 2017

Wondering what to get your toddler for Christmas?  To help with some ideas, I’ve put together some of my favourite gifts for toddlers this year.  Everything you’ll find in our Toddler Gift Guide has been put to the test by…

Advent Calendars for all the Family 2017 - The Love of a Captain blog

Advent Calendars for all the Family

Advent calendars are not just about 24 squares of chocolate these days.  Christmas 2017 sees advent calendars aplenty for all the family.  Something festive for everyone – makeup, food, toys, rum and even…

Feature A to Z DIY Wedding Ideas

A-Z of DIY Wedding Ideas

From DIY wedding decorations to wedding lawn games, do-it-yourself weddings are becoming increasingly popular.  It’s a chance for a couple to show some creativity regardless of whether they are crafting gurus or amateurs. If like me, you love the…

A Z Guide Newbury

A to Z Guide – Family Fun around Newbury

Struggling to find something to do in Newbury or it’s surrounding areas of Berkshire?  Check out our A-Z Guide below, of action packed family fun and adventures, in and around Newbury……

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Entertaining Babies and Toddlers in Newbury

My anxiety has a lot to answer for.  Since Hudson was born, I’ve really struggled to get out of the house alone with the boys.  Often, we can go all week without getting any fresh-air and I feel really, really…

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Fun Wall Stickers for Children’s Rooms

Wall stickers are an easy and modern way to decorate, without the mess and perfect for adding a burst of colour and fun into any child’s room.…

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Books we read in October

I always encourage Jack to choose which book he would like to read with me and generally he will opt for any that have bold and colourful pictures.  This month, we’ve been focusing on animals and have been having…

A Peek inside our Playroom

We started decorating the boy’s playroom almost a year ago and I’m pleased to say that it is finally finished.  We have kept it pretty basic, but it is future-proof, bold and vibrant.  I love it.…

Books we read in July

With each month that passes, Jack gets more and more into his books which I am really pleased about.  In fact, the first go-to in his toy room is his bookshelf.  I never enjoyed reading in childhood and so…