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A Family Holiday at Carrick Dhu, Portrush

Portstewart Fountains

This summer we had a family holiday at Carrick Dhu, just a mile from the seaside town of Portrush. This consisted of me packing up my car to bursting, and my boys and I spending a week in a tent. If you want to know more about the facilities available at Carrick Dhu Caravan Park, check out my review. If you want to know what we got up to on our visit, then read on!

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A Northern Irish BBQ

Sausages on BBQ

What makes a really great Northern Irish BBQ? Sheltering from the rain? Yes, of course that can be part of the fun, but that’s not what I meant. What I mean, is how better to enjoy spending quality time with your family than by getting outdoors and eating al fresco, while taking advantage of all the great local produce we have available. Also, as it is the Northern Ireland year of food and drink, we should make as much effort as possible to support and showcase local business.

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Your Portrait Review

your portrait review

When I was asked if I would do a Your Portrait review, I jumped at the chance. Who doesn’t love a bit of personalisation, and that is exactly what this company are all about. Using a digital photo of a person’s portrait, their graphic designers transform it into something fabulous.  And the range of what that can be is huge.

Have your photograph incorporated into a cartoon character, a superhero or a pop art portrayal. Make it look hand painted, pencil drawn or create a mosaic from your favourite photos… and these are just some of the options available.

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ClaireaBella BrideaBella Review – as a Hen Party Gift Idea!

 

Brideabella by Claireabella

When I was offered the opportunity to participate in a ClaireaBella BrideaBella Review by Toxic Fox, I knew that this would be a perfect gift to give my friend Laura on her Hen Night! I have the honoured position as one of her Bridesmaids, which also means I had a responsibility to do what I could to ensure her Hen Party was celebrated with style, and that she had an evening with her friends that she wouldn’t forget!

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Things to do with old baby clothes

Things to Do With Old Baby Clothes

Recently I have been trying to think of things to do with old baby clothes. I have given some to charity. I have sold some. But there are some I have kept. I adore the  idea of turning them into something else to keep and cherish in years to come. Of course, if you are looking for creative ideas, such as things to do with old baby clothes, there is one obvious place to go – Pinterest.  And that is just what I did! Here is a list of my favourite crafts using old clothes.

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