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Celebrating Mothers & their words of wisdom

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Celebrating Mothers & their words of wisdom

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, so we thought it was the perfect time to celebrate the amazing women in our lives. To do this, we have asked a few of our closest friends and family to share some of the things their mothers have taught them over the years. We hope you enjoy reading these wise words from our  special ladies."Smell the flowers along the way"Such a lovely message to encourage us to see the beauty and positives in life and to appreciate the journey we’re on. It’s an important reminder to slow down, relax a little and try to...

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What to write in a Mother's Day card

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What to write in a Mother's Day card

So, you've got your Mother's Day Card sorted, but you're lacking a little inspiration for what to write... Don't worry, we're here to give you a helping hand.  We understand that everyone is different, there are lots of different types of mothers out there (and plenty of different names for them too - but now isn't the time to get into the Mam, Mum, Mom debate!) so whether you're looking for something funny, traditional, thoughtful, or sentimental, we've done a bit of research to collate a few suggestions. Let us help you to make this Mother's Day extra special for the special lady...

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Football Crazy Christmas

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Football Crazy Christmas

Football obsessed... sound familiar? Whether it's yourself that is football crazy, or it's a friend or loved one - here at A Town Called Home we understand the importance of the game to those die hard fans. That's why we created a range of football inspired Christmas  cards.   As a Newcastle United supporter, our Dad ensured the whole household understood the importance of the black and white stripes. Even now, you can be sure that he’ll manage to squeeze in a mention of the Mags into even the shortest phone call!   I’m sure there’ll be many families that, just...

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It's all about the honk

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It's all about the honk

You know sometimes, someone comes along and  completely brightens your day? That special kind of person who lifts your mood even when you've had the worst day at work, or the most challenging day with the kids. Those moments when you feel nothing is going right and you feel so darn sorry for yourself... but just one look at them makes you forget all your troubles and smile uncontrollably. Well, here at A Town Called Home we've recently found someone that does just that.  Mr Francis Bourgeois!  The 21 year old has captured the imagination of thousands of TikTok users with...

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Festive Feels

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Festive Feels

Summer is over and the dark nights are officially moving in, which can only mean one thing… Or maybe not... Ok, so we realise everyone is different. We all have our own rules about the ‘C’ word. We have our own thoughts about when it’s OK to think it, and most importantly when it’s acceptable to say it. Here in the A Town Called Home team we definitely have different opinions:  Gemma: Officially an adult child. Starts the countdown early and eagerly awaits Mariah taking over the radio.  Craig: The world's biggest ‘Last minute Larry’. Although he absolutely loves a...

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