Opening and Reviewing November’s Degustabox
Food
Last week I received November’s Degustabox. There where loads of yummy items in the one and here is a video of me opening it and having a sneaky taste of a few of the items       And here is everything I got in this month’s box.     Butterkist Choc Mallow Popcorn This was really delicious and best …
Raising Money for GOSH with ParcelHero #PHWinterWorkshop
Charity
Last year ParcelHero had 24 bloggers, artist and crafter’s from around the world to decorate a wooden box anyway they wanted and they were then auctioned off to raise money for Oxfam. ParcelHero are doing the #PHWinterWorkshop again this year, will all the money raised going to Great Ormond Street Hospital. I am one of the bloggers that has decorated a …
3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Volunteer
Charity
3 reasons why everyone should volunteer When you hear the word charity, you might automatically think about donating money. There are other ways to contribute though. For example, if you have some space in your schedule, you could arrange to give your time. From helping out at fundraising events, to promoting your chosen cause online, to working in charity shops, …
Getting Ready for Christmas with Baker Ross Christmas Crafts
christmas
Can you believe that Christmas is less than 3 weeks away! Our family are really looking forward to Christmas this year, even more than last year. We actually put out tree and decorations a week earlier than we normally do and we put them up on the last Sunday in November. Baker Ross sent the kids a great bundle of …
Mens Winter Outfit
Shopping
Are you like me and are the one who buys your husband clothes? My husband can be really fussy when it comes to what he wears. He likes sports clothes and brands like Adidas and Nike. But if I had my way I would buy him some nice distressed jeans, which a check warm shirt, big brown boots, woolly hat …
Making Your Kitty Insta-Famous Works Like This…
Blogging tips
Making Your Kitty Insta-Famous Works Like This…   Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift and Beyonce may be the most followed Instagram accounts, racking up between 80 million and 100 million followers each, but, the top ranking cat accounts aren’t that far behind, and some might say they’re way more interesting anyway (give me a cat’s paw over a camel toe anyday). …
Visiting Santa’s Grotto at Derby Intu Centre
christmas
On Saturday my and my two youngest kids where invited down to Derby Intu Centre to visit Santa’s grotto. I haven’t been to Derby in years even though I only live 30 minutes away by train, So was a little bit worried that I would get lost. But the Intu Centre was really easy to find and just a short …
Family Night Playing Board Games
family activities
Our family love playing board games. We normally have a family day once a month where we will all play games, have a takeaway and watch a movie. Christmas is when we play more board games than ever. We make a big buffet on boxing day and just spend the day together having fun and playing board games. We also …
Emotion Candles Review
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I love candles and wax melts and I have quite a few different ones now. Winter and Christmas is the perfect time to get some new candles. I just love cosying up on the sofa with a nice fluffy blanket, hot chocolate, film on and candles lit. There is nothing better to cheer you up on a cold and miserable day. …
Beautiful Jewellery from Happiness Boutique
gifts
A while ago i was asked if I would like to review some jewellery from Happiness Boutique. I love simple, delicate pieces of jewellery. I don’t really like big and bold statement pieces. happiness boutique have perfect jewellery for me that I really love. But if you are a statement piece kinda girl, then they have something for you too. …
Win a Copy of the Book ‘Mum’s List’
Giveaways
One of the most memorable, beautiful and heart-warming stories of recent years; ‘Mum’s List’ tells the real life story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable breast cancer. Over her last few months, she created her list: writing down her thoughts and memories to help …
Worrying About Getting Older
Hair Care
People often don’t believe me when I say that me and my husband have been together for almost 14 years and married for 12 and a half of them. It’s mainly because they don’t think we look old enough to have been married that long as I am only 31 (32 in January!) and my husband turns 34 next weekend. …
Six Reasons Why Dentists Should Focus on SEO for Marketing Their Websites
Blogging tips
Six Reasons Why Dentists Should Focus on SEO for Marketing Their Websites.     Search engine optimization is the strategy that will determine if your business is ranked highly on search engine result pages (SERPs) or not. The main SEO strategies include: Use of appropriate keywords in a non-stuffy manner, Use of local SEO techniques, Having a responsive website design, …
Has My Son Got Behaviour Problems?
mental health
Since my youngest son Aaron, started year 1 at school, I have had nothing but behaviour problems with him. Almost, everyday when I go to pick him up from school, one of the teachers wants a word with me. He has either been refusing to do his work, hiding under tables, trying to run off out of school, hurting the …
10 Fab Christmas Advent Calendars!
christmas
One of the best things about Christmas i think is the build up to it. It’s just so exciting waiting for the big day to come. Listening to Christmas songs, eating mince pies and best of all, opening our advent calendars everyday. When I was little me and my sister got a cheap chocolate advent which cost £1 and had …
Kids Christmas Gift Guide 2016
christmas
Right, I have already shared with you this years For Her Christmas Gift Guide and the For Him Christmas Gift Guide and now it’s time to share the most important one – The Kids Christmas Gift Guide. I don’t know about you, but I am finding it harder ever year choosing what toys to buy my kids. Normally as soon …
For Him Christmas Gift Guide 2016
christmas
My first of my Christmas gift guides went up yesterday, with the For Her Gift Guide, and today it’s the mens turn. So if you have a partner, brother or dad that you still need to buy for here are a few ideas. My dad is the hardest person to buy for in the world! He already has everything and …
For Her Christmas Gift Guide 2016
christmas
Can you believe it Christmas in just over a months time? This year has just gone way to quick. Normally by now I have my Christmas Gift Guides up, but this year the days have just zoomed past that I have been all in a rush to sort things out. But fear not, my guides are now ready for all …
Dental Tips for a Beautiful Smile
Guest post
Taking proper care of your mouth is beneficial for your general health and confidence. Keeping your teeth healthy requires an effective and regular routine that will enhance your dental care. You need to continue maintaining the good health of your teeth to prevent dental problems such as cavities, loss of teeth and pain. Good dental hygiene, healthy food and professional …
Health Care – Guide for Finding a Physician
Guest post
Choosing a physician to handle your health care needs is a critical step towards proper health management. Your doctor is the person you seek medical advice from, visit regularly for your health issues, including routine checkups and the individual that addresses your health concerns.     Patient-Doctor Relationships Some of the relationships that patients have with their doctors last for …
How to Prepare Your House for a Sale
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‘Staging’ a house is a real estate agent’s term for decorating for viewers. Essentially, you’re making the house look worth buying rather than just neat and tidy for guests. Staging a house for a quick move now is as much of an art as it is a science. So, here’s everything you need to know about preparing for the big …
My Dream Bedroom – Pink, White & Grey
decor
When I first moved into my house, 10 years ago now, all the walls in every room where the same. Magnolia. The first rooms I decorated where by son’s room who was only 1 years old back then and the bathroom. Then we saved up some money and gave the living room a complete makeover. I hated my bedroom and …
Playmobil Advent Calendar ‘Christmas on the Farm’ Review
christmas
You might have heard me say loads of time by now how much I love Playmobil. And as part of being a #PlaymobilPlayologist we was sent out one of their amazing fun advent calendars to review. There is nothing better than an advent calendar to open up everyday to get you in the mood for Christmas and this one is …
Our Review of the Kids Parcel
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My youngest two kids where really excited when a parcel arrived address to them both. They couldn’t wait to see what was inside the Kids Parcel, but I made them wait till after tea and Caitlin had to have a bath as she got spaghetti all in her hair. Aaron had to wait very patiently while Caitlin was in the …
Come and See What I Got in October’s Degustabox
Food
I am a little bit late showing what was in October’s Degustabox, otherwise know as the Autumn box. But here everything is.     See me unboxing the box and my first thoughts on each product.     And here is a little photo of everything all together     On to the Products     Broiche Pasquier Pitch I …
Protect Yourself from an STI
Infographics
    With Halloween just been and gone, it’s likely you geared up and joined in with all the frightful festivities. However, a sexually transmitted infection (STI) is one terrifying trick you’re going to want to avoid this spooky season. As this Lloyds Pharmacy Online Doctor infographic points out, it’s not always clear what’s going on behind the mask, so …