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Lazy Days in Autumn

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After a very busy week and long day in Blackpool the day before, we decided to have really lazy Autumn morning where pyjamas were worn until lunchtime and then just to head out on the hill behind our house for a walk in the woods. The girls kicked leaves around with their new Bobux Splashboots on and played in the trees and I practiced taking photos with my new camera. In the interests of disclosure these photos haven’t been taken with my new camera, but by my much cleverer husband with his DSLR!

The Splashboots are perfect for us as they could easily be worn to a party as well as for jumping in puddles and my girls love to do both! At £60 a pair they are slightly more expensive than some boots but having had suede boots last winter that didn’t really stand up to the snow and the rain, I know these will be well worn and worth the money. All the coats we are wearing are by Uniqlo and having been asked to take a look around their site I can’t believe I’d sort of forgotten about them. I used to buy their jeans all the time and don’t know why I stopped. All the coats and jackets they have for kids are really cute and excellent value. They are definitely going to bridge a gap between summer and winter coats, as they are warm but lightweight. The red, white and blue ones were all £24.90 so really very good value. My parka is going to be perfect for the school run and was £89.90. It will fit over big jumpers for winter and pulls in tighter for warmer days. The hood is huge and I love it. It is going to keep me dry in the driving winter rain!

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NB: We were sent the boots and coats for the purpose of this review but all views and opinions are my own.

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11 Comments

  • Reply
    Maria Noell
    13th October 2015 at 9:41 am

    Such beautiful photographs lovely lady and those boots look pretty fabulous xoxo

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    Amanda
    13th October 2015 at 11:00 am

    Stunning pictures, stunning children. Also a thorough & great review!

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    mummyofboygirltwins
    13th October 2015 at 9:16 pm

    These photographs are STUNNING! So nice to see you with the girls and having a super time. What fab boots! Oooh I need to get these 🙂 Great post xx

    #twinklytuesday

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    Katie Haydock
    14th October 2015 at 9:36 pm

    Awww I love that you all match! Super, super cute. And those feet prints on the bottoms of the boots are adorable xxx

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    Hayley @hayleyfromhome
    16th October 2015 at 2:18 pm

    You’re a gorgeous bunch, what lovely photos! I love walks in the Autumn and the coats look fab, yours looks like a perfect school run coat, I’m on the look out for one that covers up as much as possible so I can survive the rain! xx

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    Caro | The Twinkles Mama
    16th October 2015 at 3:55 pm

    Aaah this is one of my favourite ever posts of yours!! I LOVE the photographs — so beautiful 🙂 Thanks so much for linking up with us for #TwinklyTuesday, we really appreciate it 🙂 xx

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    Cathy (MummyTravels)
    17th October 2015 at 9:14 am

    Gorgeous photos – I know what you mean about Uniqlo, I always seem to forget about them but they have some great things. The coats look lovely too. #countrykids

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    Coombe Mill
    17th October 2015 at 11:01 am

    What a beautiful day out for you all, it looks like the perfect way to spend a lazy day after a very busy week. The girls look like they’re having a fab time exploring woods. The girls coats and boots look fab, it’s great that they really like them and they’re the perfect way to cover autumn and winter as well as outdoor fun a parties. Thanks for linking up with me on Country Kids.

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    Karen
    17th October 2015 at 2:23 pm

    Those boots look fabulous, gorgeous photos of your little ones outdoors too x

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    Mama Herself
    18th October 2015 at 7:00 am

    Love those boots! I am thoroughly fed up of pink impractical ones which assume that girls would shriek at the sight of a puddle. How are they to get on? I also haven’t yet found a pair that doesn’t involve a lot of wriggling and swearing.

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      Mini Travellers
      18th October 2015 at 6:26 pm

      they are really easy to get on you will have no problems

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