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Sweet Shop Horrors

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Yesterday I visited a lovely, old-fashioned sweet shop. It was delightful, bringing back memories of childhood with the glimpse of a wrapper, a colour, a pattern and a smell ..... then it happened. I spotted something so heinous, it dragged me right out of my vintage haze and sent me hurtling back to 2019 like I was sitting up front in the De Lorean ...

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Unicorns Vs Mermaids

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Bring it on! I can’t believe this showdown hasn’t already happened in a Hollywood blockbuster or even in actual, real, life. The Mighty Unicorn vs the Magnificent Mermaid. All hair flowing, muscles pulsing, every colour under the rainbow coming together in a powerful clash of power, strength and beauty. Which one would pull it out the bag to be the ultimate, mystical, magical champion of the world?

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Rain. Just what to do?

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I still have vivid memories of rain, as a kid. Watching dribbles of water coming down the windows - in the car, at school or out of my bedroom window. It was cold, it was wet and it was SOOOO boring. 

However, lucky for you, we have some suggestions of easy activities to see you all through, until the sun shines again and drys enough to allow conker hunting, autumn bike rides and of course, visits to the park ...

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The Crazy Bee Guide to Surviving the Summer Holidays

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Schools out for summer! They are here at last, the summer holidays have begun. Is the warm weather going to stay? Or is it going to rain from the day we break up? We’re all glad that term is over but now …. how am I actually going to entertain the children for 6 weeks!?! To help you, and maintain our own sanity, we’ve come up with a few Crazy Bee survival tactics: 1. Be prepared!  We all know kids hate shopping. Make sure your fridge is well stocked with food for picnics, snacks and of course, wine. Stock up...

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The Crazy Bee Planning Meeting - Woman Vs. Biscuit

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We have had great fun chewing The Crazy Bee cud with each other, catching up, laughing and eating biscuits. In the early days it was multi packets of chocolate digestives. Wolfed down whilst some of the younger kids were still running round our feet, hiding them whenever they came back in the room. Now we feel we've moved on, biscuit wise. We've eased back and prefer a virtually calorie free treat. We can share some of our learning with you. 1) Those chocolate orange biscuit cakes - mainly air and orange with just a light chocolate smudge. A whole packet between...

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