Tweens, Teens & Beyond #19

Good morning.  I hope everyone is well and that for those of you with tweens starting secondary school everything went smoothly last week.   I am knee deep in University preparation and like many others will be clogging up the motorways on Sunday with a car rammed full…

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Las Vegas – The Road Trip Finale

“Save the best for last” is a popular saying I grew up with and as we left behind the glitz and glamour of LA last year on the final leg of our California road trip and headed towards Las Vegas I wondered if it would be the case this…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #18

Good Morning, I hope you all had a fabulous summer holiday and welcome back to Tweens, Teens & Beyond hosted by myself and my fellow Tween and Teen bloggers Sharon at After The Playground and Nicky at Not Just The Three of Us. The Tweens, Teens & Beyond…

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Guest Post – Top Shaving Tips For Teenage Boys

Watching my eldest get to grips with his personal grooming was interesting to say the least, particularly when it came to shaving – when to start, how often etc.  I have to admit to not being a great lover of facial hair so at the very first signs…

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The Mother & Teenager C25K Challenge

One thing I never thought I would be taking up again at 50 is running!  I did all that and got the t-shirt way back in my 20’s and 30’s. Keeping fit and healthy is of course a priority, but over the last decade it has been of…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond Summer Holiday Read

School’s out for Summer and that means a break for all of us in terms of our daily routines and regular commitments, it is a time to indulge in some quality time with our family and friends and in my case my teens! If you missed our post…

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The Value Of A Shared Interest Between Parent & Child

What makes you tick?  Do you share any passions with your children? One of the many things I love about being a mother of teenagers is discovering shared interests that help to cement our relationship as adults and as a family. As parents we are all guilty of…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #17

My teens have now finished school and the joy and chaos of the holiday beckons.  Meantime, welcome to another week of  Tweens, Teens & Beyond #17. Last weeks’ posts were brilliant as always,  we have enjoyed every single one of them and it’s been really hard to choose. …

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