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Aria’s First Christmas

My first Christmas as a parent was everything that I wanted and more. Aria was ten months old for Christmas (well, on Boxing Day to be precise) so she wasn’t sure what was going on, but she managed to make it more magical than ever before. Our Christmas was far from Pinterest style, there was no glorious breakfast buffet with Bucks Fizz, we had a garden table and a normal…

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Baby’s First Christmas : Festive Finger Food

This year, with a little bit of help from Organix, I decided to introduce the festive spirit into some of Aria’s meals. These festive meals are ideal for pretty much any age range, from babies and toddlers right through to children and young at heart adults! First up, I started with the Santa pancake, this isn’t very original as I have seen it doing the rounds all over the place,…

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Tŷ Hafan Precious Moments – Santa

Following on from my introductory post to Tŷ Hafan’s Precious Moments campaign I am now ready to announce the final word of the week, which is S for Santa. Aria was lucky enough to meet the ‘real’ Santa on a recent visit to Blaenavon’s Heritage Railway. He chatted to her about Christmas and even gave her a very lovely present. Please share your Precious Moments with Santa and help to promote…

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Baby’s First Christmas : What Mummy & Daddy Really Want For Christmas

I haven’t asked for much this Christmas, as a first time parent I’m far more excited about Aria’s gifts than my own. What I have asked for is all very grown up and practical, such as a new crockery set and money towards a hoover. As first time parents this Christmas there are several things that we really would like but probably won’t get. Dear Santa, if Christmas miracles really…

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