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The Craig’s Visit… Shepreth Wildlife Park – Parenting Twins Article

Last Tuesday we visited Shepreth Wildlife Park. Now I’m not going to over egg it, it’s no Woburn, but it’s a good day out for parents with toddler age children.  There’s no glitz and glamour, but Ollie and Harry loved every minute! Everything was accessible to them at their height.  There’s a choice of two soft plays, a huge outside play area and sandpit. And obviously the animals.  We went midweek in term time, and it was very quiet. There’s plenty…

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Craig Family Blog: Let’s talk nappies! – Parenting Twins Article

Craig Family Blog: Let’s talk nappies! Let’s talk nappies! Over the past 2.5 years it’s safe to say we have tried pretty much every nappy on the market. When the boys were born they were tiny! Unfortunately we had very little choice but to buy Pampers size 0. Once the boys started to gain weight we were able to move onto the supermarket equivalents. Initially I loved Aldi’s and were such great value for money. We tried Sainsbury’s which were…

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Craig Family Blog: AD | Our Favourite Family Meal – Parenting Twins Article

Meat is a huge part of our diet. Each day we try to vary the type of meat we use in our evening meal. A simple Spaghetti Bolognese is a firm favourite in our house. My basic recipe doesn’t tend to vary, but I try to use recipes that can be flexible to throw in other bits to prevent any food waste. Spaghetti Bolognese 5% fat Beef Mince – (Tesco 750g £3.79 / half pack used) 1 can of chopped tomatoes –…

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