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Hi, I’m Laura

Hi there, my name’s Laura and I am a single mum to my gorgeous baby boy, Paul who is 12 months and 2 weeks old. I will be keeping a record of all my important milestones with Paul on the fab philipsaventfamily.co.uk site for you as well as chatting about some more topical subjects, also known as a good old gossip! A bit about me - on 24th January 2009 I found out I was pregnant at the age of 36 which was the most important day of my life. I have always wanted to be a mum and was worrying I was leaving it a bit late but luckily fell pregnant with Paul and after an initial scare with a...

Glad Tidings of Comfort and Joy

Well it's coming up to the end of the year and what a year it's been! I have gone from being a single mum to being in a serious relationship...

The Countdown Begins

Hi there, I have continued my Christmas shopping this week and have done loads online (Amazon and MandMdirect have both been really good websites)...

Holidays are coming!

Hi there.  I cannot believe there are only five and a bit weeks to go until Christmas. Where has the year gone? It seems like only yesterday...

Saving the pennies!

Hello!  I've been redecorating my flat over the last few weeks with Jack, which has been a lot of hard work (it was painted red and black...

Turning a corner

Now I often introduce myself as a single mum, but I feel I have reached a bit of a milestone lately as I’ve been in a relationship with my won...