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Christmas Shopping with Nomination – Gifts for Nana

Christmas shopping in York is always a magical experience, even more so when you’re shopping for festive gifts!  We headed in to town this weekend and visited the Nomination store to choose some presents for April’s Nana.

First on our shopping list was a composable bracelet to match the ones…

Nomination Jewellery Review – Bracelet Shopping Experience in York

We were invited to visit the York Nomination jewellery store to have a look at their current bracelet deal and review the experience…and it did not disappoint!

The Store – York Nomination (Low Petergate)
The Deal – Spend £35 on composable links and receive the rest of the bracelet free.

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What April Wore – Girl’s Summer Wardrobe

A little roundup post for some of April’s most worn items of clothing this summer…

(I’ve put links where I can!)


This adorable little Boden dress, I love the quality of Boden clothes and the bold and bright style they team with traditional clothing shapes.  They are a little pricier than…

Yorkshire Lavender Farm – Days Out With Kids

Yorkshire Lavender Farm is a gorgeous little gem in the Terrington countryside on the outskirts of York, and it’s a lovely day out with the kids.
Family Day Out in Yorkshire
We visited in July and the lavender was in full bloom, purple flowers stretched across the fields and the bees…