Alice & Amelia

MAMA Fox Feature

Daily Blogs

Introducing Bax & Bay – MAMA FOX

I love finding stylish new brands and there really are some amazing ones out there full of products for parents and children so today I’m introducing you to Bax & Bay. Bax & Bay was launched in 2015 are the creators of the Cub Bag; the first super stylish three in one changing bag which also functions as a feeding pillow and  ...

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Recipes/Baking

Riverford Organics Recipe Boxes

I love cooking especially cooking meals from scratch but sometimes I get bored of the same cycle of meals we tend to have so when we were offered to test out a Riverford Organic Food Recipe Box I was very excited to do so. It gave us a chance to test out some new meals and put a bit more excitement back into cooking with some fresh organic  ...

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Discovering the World not Badly Behaved

I posted a photo last night to Instagram which basically said about how rubbish of a day it had been and how badly behaved Amelia had been during the day and then a few moments later my Mum sent me a photo from our day and it was the complete opposite of how I had just described it. Amelia’s always been strong willed and feisty amongst  ...

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Amelia’s Birthday Party; Rainbow Pom Poms

To carry on Amelia’s 3rd Birthday celebrations we had a little birthday party with her closest friends. We had to postpone the party due to bad weather but I’m so pleased we did as it was such a lovely afternoon in the sunshine and Amelia had the best time. I decided to keep it fairly low key and didn’t really have much of a  ...

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Longleat at 50

Longleat is one of those places that I love visiting; I have lovely memories of days out there when I was a child and I can see that it’s becoming one of Amelia’s favourite places too. Longleat is 50 this year which is incredible and to celebrate we were invited to enjoy a day out and explore Longleat Safari Park. Longleat do loads  ...

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Daily Blogs

Keeping Your Toddler’s Lifestyle Active

Keeping anyone’s lifestyle active is super important but it is extremely important for children and toddlers. With growing technology and the ease to slip into bad habits it can sometimes be hard to put down the tablets but getting outside in the fresh air is just as much fun! With over 1000 children being referred to hospital as a  ...

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3Year Old Birthday Gift Guide Feature

Daily Blogs

The Ultimate 3 Year Old Birthday Gift Guide

With Amelia’s 3rd birthday in the month of August I’ve put together this fabulous 3 Year old Birthday Gift Guide with a range of suggestions of things you could get. Some you may have seen before and others you might not have!   MyWeeTeePee- Β The best hideaway for little ones. Perfect for create dens, reading corners or taking  ...

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Paultons Park for Amelia’s Birthday

We have thought about going to Peppa Pig World aka Paultons Park for quite some time but it’s just been one of those things we’ve never got around to. We got it nicely planned to go and spend the day before Amelia’s 3rd birthday there and it ended up being the best day ever. We (myself, Amelia and my parents) set off nice and  ...

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Reviews

The Perfect Little Beach Chair

Whenever were at the beach Amelia always has an issue on where she can sit; sinking into the normal sized deck chairs, climbing up onto one of the camping style chairs before giving up and just sitting on a pile of cushions. So when we were offered one of the Personalised Deck Chairs from My 1st Years I knew it would be perfect! When the chair  ...

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Amelia’s 3rd Birthday

Wow, I honestly cannot believe my baby girl is three years old! Where on earth have those years gone. Everyone tells you it goes really quick and they grow up so fast but it is honestly so true. I am now the mother of a three year old which just doesn’t seem right. We had such a lovely time celebrating Amelia turning three with a day at  ...

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Staying Safe and Standing Out with Sunuva Swimwear

Living the beachy life that we do it is important that as well as looking nice Amelia is safe in the sun. Although there is lots of swim and beachwear options not many of them are UV safe. Sunuva is a chic UV protective swimwear and beachwear brand that was inspired by tropical destinations and a passion for travel. They have so many gorgeous  ...

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Camp Bestival 2016 – Sunday

After an amazing first and second day at Camp Bestival we were so excited for a final day at Camp Bestival and ready to make the most of it. We arrived at Camp Bestival for around 11 and headed straight to the Lower Kids Gardens to go on the Worlds Largest Bouncy Castle, how could we not?! We had to queue for around 40 minutes but it actually  ...

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Camp Bestival 2016 – Saturday

After an amazing first day settling into Camp Bestival festival mode and a good nights sleep we were excited for Saturday and got there earlier to start the day. Amelia was wearing her personalised space rocket top with two little cute buns and I totally went for a matching hairstyle as if you can’t do that at a festival when can you?!  ...

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Camp Bestival 2016 – Friday

Wow I honestly cannot believe that Camp Bestival 2016 is over, it was a weekend that I’ll never forget and once again one of the best weekends ever. I’m going to go through each day sharing photos and what we got up to just giving you a bit more of an insight into what Camp Bestival has to offer so first up, Friday! Apologies in  ...

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Recipes/Baking

Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream – No Churn Recipe!

Now before you think that there is no way you could possibly make your own ice cream, think again!! This recipe is pretty straight forward and makes a really nice smooth and creamy ice cream. You don’t need an ice cream maker or any fancy tools so it really is something you can do yourself. With the swirl of the raspberry coulis and  ...

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Curious Little Explorers #29

Welcome back to Curious Little Explorers the Instagram community where all your outdoor adventures and family exploring photos are all together. From trips to the farm to holidays in the sun, festival weekends and lazy afternoons at the beach we want to see your photos! Simply use the hashtag #curiouslittleexplorers on your photos and get  ...

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Summer Fruit Picking at Sopley Farm

Going fruit picking is just one of those must do summer things and if you haven’t done it get it on the bucket list and find somewhere to do it. We are lucky that there are a couple of local places for us to choose from but we tried to go a couple of weeks ago to the same place we went last yearΒ and they didn’t have any  ...

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Reviews

Making Brushtime Fun with Aquafresh

Tooth brushing is so important for children and it’s best to get into a regular teeth brushing routine from as early as possible. I know I’m not the first parent to admit that it can be difficult and just another battle to throw into the mix of the busy mornings rushing out the door and the tired bedtime routine. I think it’s  ...

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Lolly Stick Superherores

Crafts/Messy Play

Lolly Stick SuperHeroes

I’m all about crafts that can be nice and simple whilst still being fun and entertaining. These Lolly Stick SuperHeroes do just that! They are so easy to make and great fun to play with afterwards using craft bits you probably already have!   You Will Need; Lolly Sticks – Coloured/Plain Coloured Card Glitter Card (optional)  ...

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Lolly Stick Ballerinas

Crafts/Messy Play

Lolly Stick Ballerinas

The best crafts are the ones that you can throw together last minute and that still occupy little ones and are fun to do. These Lolly Stick Ballerinas are nice and simple and don’t need a tonne of craft bits to make them. You Will Need; Lolly Sticks Cake Cases Pipe Cleaners Pens Making the lolly stick ballerinas is pretty self  ...

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Daily Blogs

3 Simple Storage Solutions for Busy Mums

For any busy parent, having a home that is organised is key to life flowing smoothly from the start of the day to the end, and from one day to the next. There are things that try and knock this well-organised routine of its pedestal such as clutter, disharmony and chaos. When things cannot be found in a hurry, the repercussions of bad temper  ...

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A Toy Through Time; Little Tikes Cozy Coupe

When I think back to my own childhood there are quite a few things that I did that I now do with Amelia and because we live in the same area it’s basically the same places we visit bar a few new places, some old ones not there anymore and some remodels. This is such a lovely thing as I know how much I loved my own childhood so to be able  ...

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Simple Straw Rockets Feature

Crafts/Messy Play

Simple Straw Rockets + Free Printable!

We are off to Camp Bestival in a couple of weeks and as it’s space themed I thought we would get stuck into some space crafts! These simple straw rockets are so easy to make and are great fun.   These are so simple and you will probably have the bits you need laying around the house. You just need to make sure you have two different  ...

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