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1970’s Games and Camping

Just came back from a camping trip and the vintage life didn’t stop there. We drank with mugs from the Queens Silver Jubilee and played Snap, Scrabble and Monopoly. It’s makes real sense with a young family to camp and lately more families are opting for this basic holiday. No you don’t get a fantastic […]


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Let’s play Sindy

I still have my beloved Sindy doll, oh the fun and frolics we had over the years. Sindy now sits on a chest of draws in the bedroom. Sometimes she gets to play with the modern ladies and I watch over and think my girls the best!! Sindy was created by Pedigree in 1963, know […]


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Love Vintage Love Belle and Boo

  Let me introduce you if you haven’t already met to Belle and Boo. Belle & Boo are two characters, that have been created by Mandy Sutcliffe who studied illustration at Leeds Metropolitan University. Mandy went on a university exchange trip to France and it was here that she spent many an hour in the Parisian […]


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A Serendipitous Find

Rummaging around for a unique find is one of my favourite things. So when I was at charity shop in Stowmaket and I stumbled across this little band. A little worn and bits missing, still I fell in love and thought they would be great for Christmas. Their puffed out cheeks make me smile, they […]


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The World of Beatrix Potter

Here’s a lady that would sit with a proper cup of tea and a slice of ginger cake. After going through our holiday photos, I came across the day we had at  The World Of Beatrix Potter in Bowness-on-Windermere. We fell in love with the life like models, especially Tabitha Twitchit drinking tea. The garden and greenhouse […]


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