Styling an Easter Tea Party on a Budget

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How to style a sweet charcuterie board, Jaclyn Ruth lifestyle blogger

Easter Treat Board

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4 Easter place setting ideas, Jaclyn Ruth stylist

4 Easter Place Setting Ideas

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Top Uk lifestyle and family blogs, Jaclyn Ruth

Honest Parenting | Dealing with Early Loss

[Trigger warning: This blog post deals with sensitive subjects surrounding pregnancy and loss. If you are currently pregnant, or need to step away from this post for any reason please do as the last thing I would want is for my words to worry or upset anyone. I have written this post mainly for myself […]

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Third birthday party ideas, Jaclyn Ruth lifestyle blog

Evie Turns Three

I’m starting this post with one of the ultimate parent cliche statements, but HOW has it been three years since I first held my baby in my arms? Judging by the fact I almost wrote ‘Evie Turns Two’ as the title for this post, it’s clear I’m in denial. And I think this last year […]

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Goals for 2020

Well we’re off to a good start aren’t we? My first post of the new year (first post since Oct last year if we’re counting) talking about goals for 2020 and it’s coming to you on the er… 18th February. Am I still allowed to talk about new year goals this late in? The Christmas […]

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Postcards from Nerja, Spain

Arriving back into Manchester last week after a week away in the sun, was as cliche ‘back to reality’ as it comes. After seven days of (hotter than expected) sunshine, we parted through the clouds and headed for the runway at Manchester airport, and were met with rain battering against the aeroplane windows and a […]

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Strawberry Picking

A few weeks ago, during that gloriously sunny stint of weather, we arranged a family photoshoot with the lovely Rosie, who I’ve worked with previously on some of my website photos and work projects (she’s a gem and such a talent too). We packed up ourselves and a little picnic and set off for a […]

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Summer Beauty with Boots

Well, after a month of moaning about the rainy weather, Summer arrived this weekend and of course we all reverted to moaning about the heat instead! Usually when a heatwave hits, you can find me frantically panicking about my pasty white skin, non pedicured feet and general – not summer ready – demeanour, but luckily […]

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A Vision List for Summer (if it ever appears)

A friend recently told me how she’d abandoned to-do lists in favour of vision lists. Instead of writing a huge list Β -comprising of both those mundane ‘tasks’ which always need to be completed in an unrealistic time frame and all of the more creative and interesting wishes we have for our free time – and […]

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How I Wear White Jeans

If you’d asked me a few years ago (or maybe even 6 months ago) if I thought I’d ever be the type of gal for whom a pair of white jeans would be a staple in her wardrobe, well I’d have answered with a resounding ‘hell No’. First of all the white jean trend seemed […]

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*That* Zara Dress (and a Natter)

Hello, it’s been a while hasn’t it? I mean, yes it’s been a while since I last blogged, but it’s been forever since I did this. Just sat down and nattered away with a big ol’ catch up style post. I keep saying that these spontaneous chatty posts are what I want to do more […]

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Vegan (4 Ingredient) Chocolate Pancakes

I realise pancake day was a couple of weeks go now, but pancakes are for life not just for Shrove Tuesday right? Anyone else find that they’re a bit of a weekend ritual? There’s nothing better than starting a lazy Sunday with pancakes in my view. So yeah, when I decided to cut out dairy […]

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Evie Turns Two

I am officially Mum to a two year old. Wow! I can’t actually believe that statement is true. Two years of loving our beautiful, funny and feisty little girl with the HUGE personality. Two years of navigating the turbulent waters of parenting. Two years of tears, tantrums and emotional out pours (and that’s us not […]

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