Tapas Revolution

Girl in the North turns Foodie I was very kindly invited to Tapas Revolution in Newcastle to taste their new paellas to share last week and I was not disappointed! I booked a table for myself, the hubby and four of our friends and with Spanish food being one of my favourites I was looking forward to a child free evening filled with food and sangria! We were greeted by friendly staff and I immediately ordered a tropical sparkling sangria which was light, refreshing and perfect for the warm evening. The Paella Mixta was the best of both worlds with…

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Sponsored | Leesa Mattress Review

Our bedroom is one of the rooms we haven’t paid nearly enough attention to since we moved here. We had big plans when we moved in but there ended up been a lot more restoration required than we first thought, J got a lot busier than we expected at work and the twins arrived sooner than planned. So my vision of a dreamy, simple white and grey room with coordinating furniture went out the window. Before the chaos began, we did manage to purchase ourselves a new bed but it was the only exception and our room still features lovely…

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Sponsored | Oribel UK Cocoon Highchair Review

I started giving Edie and Mabel baby porridge and rice when they were around four months old, as they were showing all the signs that they were after more than just milk. They were already on hungry baby milk and whenever food was around, their faces were like the heart-eyes emoji… not to mention, nothing seemed to fill them up. So after a chat with my health visitor, I gave it a go and it was no surprise they loved it. It was around about this time that Oribel got in touch to let me know that they were bringing…

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Sponsored | Water Babies (Chapter One)

This is the first of several posts I’m going to be writing in collaboration with Water Babies Tees. Back when Edie and Mabel were just a bump, I had a feeling that they were going to love water. I could feel them turn when I took a shower or they used to go crazy if I took a bath and I did aquanatal classes throughout my entire pregnancy, where I’d always have the most peaceful night’s sleep after. Overall I guess I just had a feeling that they’d love it. Once they arrived, they loved having a bath no matter…

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Whisbear Review: My Newborn Sleep Saviour*

My last couple of posts have been about the girls sleeping patterns and now we’re out of the dreaded four-month sleep regression… I thought it was a good time to write about their newborn sleep.

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