May’s Review Round Up
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I forgot to do a review round up post in April, so we will just jump straight into May’s review round up post instead. I have just received  couple of things this week but I thought I would include them in next months post as you really need to try them over a week or two to get a real …
Cobra Paw Game Review #BoardGameClub
family activities
Time to share with you another board game from the Board Game Club. This one is called Cobra Paw and it’s a dominoes game. Each dominoes has a different combination of patterns on them. You lay all the dominoes out face up in front of all the players. There are two dice with the patterns on and you roll them …
35+ Self Care Ideas
mental health & wellbeing
Life can be busy and hectic. We always seem have 100’s of things that need doing. Along with work, looking after the kids, cleaning, cooking and trying to tick things of our to-do list we don’t leave much time for ourselves. But looking after ourselves is important. We can’t give from our cup if it is empty, and we need …
April’s Degustabox Review
food - reviews
I think that April’s Degustabox was maybe me favourite box that I have ever received. I loved all the items in it! And there are plenty of products that I will definitely be buying again. See my video of me below, opening the Degustabox and my initial thoughts.     And here is everything together :     My thoughts …
Cutting the Costs of living with Type 2 Diabetes
health & Fitness
Cutting the Costs of Living with Type 2 Diabetes Living with type two diabetes can be expensive. Testing supplies, prescription drugs, and doctor’s visits all add up quickly. A patient might need a team of specialists to deal with their illness and various symptoms. However, there are several ways to cut those expenses and keep them to a minimum.   …
Mother’s Day Celebration with some Customised Gifts
mothers day
Mother’s day celebration with some customised gifts The unconditional love of a mother is priceless in the world. She is the pure soul of love and care. The mother is one who takes the responsibility of serving the family in her complete life. A mother is selfless and dedicated to her family. The mother is the main source of positivity …
The New Collectable Moj Moj Toys Are Here
Giveaways
My kids love collecting things. So small collectible toys are big in our house. We have loads of Lego Mini figures, Shopkins, Num Noms, LOL Surprise and more. But the newest collectible to hit the shops are these squishy and stretchy Moj Moj’s. There are two random Moj Moj in each pack. With over 95 different ones to collect and …
Our April Highlights 2018 #LittleLoves
Everything Else
April Highlights Even though I have been feeling a bit low throughout April, I did manage to get out quite a bit. The first week of April was just spent at home eating Easter eggs and the kids spent most of the time in the back garden playing with their friends. Twycross Zoo But the second weekend we went on …
Growing Our Own Vegetables for National Gardening Week
home & garden
National Gardening Week starts next week. It runs from 30th April to 6th May 2018. To celebrate and get the kids involved GBC Group sent us a bundle of seeds and goodies to grow our own vegetables. I have been wanting to grow my own veg for years. I did try it out last year. I bought a mini green house …
It’s National Stationery Week! #NationalStationeryWeek
home & garden
From the 23rd – 29th April it’s National Stationery Week. I am a big lover of all things stationary, whether it be pens, notebooks, sticky notes etc I love it all! I have received some lovely stationery products to share with you and I’m really excited about this. First up is some lovely notebooks from The Old English Company. They …
9 Reasons to Use Natural Deodorant
skin & body care
9 Reasons to Use Natural Deodorant     We’re creatures of habit and if you’re like most people, chances are you buy the same deodorant each time you head to the store. But, how much do you know about the deodorant or antiperspirant that you use? Do you know about each ingredient that’s used? The problem with many store bought …
Pregnancy Must Haves
parenting
Pregnancy must haves Pregnancy is an exciting time and it’s easy to get carried away with purchasing unnecessary items to get you through what can sometimes be a difficult time. I have shortened the list and come up with pregnancy must have essentials that will not only make your wallet happy, but will help to make your pregnancy as comfortable …
March’s Degustabox Review
food - reviews
March’s Degustabox was quite a good box. I am actually a bit late getting this post up, as April’s Degustabox is due soon. I did also video me opening this box but for some strange reason I just can’t seem to find the clip. I am now thinking that I filmed myself but forget to press the record button. Trust …
Trying Out Adagio Teas + a giveaway
food - reviews
I am a big tea drinker. My favourite tea is your everyday builders breakfast tea, with milk and two sugars. I must have a few cups a day or I just don’t feel right. I do like to try out other teas too, the only exception is green teas. I grew up in a family of tea lovers and my …
Exploding Kittens Game Review #BoardGameClub
family activities
The latest game received as part of being a Board Game Club blogger was a quirky card game called Exploding Kittens. When I first received the game, I thought the name of it was very strange, and I first thought it was an adult game. But the game is actually for ages 7+ and it’s nothing at all like it …
Delicious Shaken Udder Milkshakes Review & Giveaway
food - reviews
First off, I would like to say that I can’t believe that I am only just sharing this post with you. As these Shaken Udder milkshakes were received last half term. We drank most of them when we had a family movie night back at the end of February. But these have definitely been worth the wait as you will …
March’s Review Round Up post
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It’s been a few months since I last did one of these review round up posts. I have only reviewed a few items since Christmas, then just over the last 2 weeks I have had loads of things come trough my letterbox to try out.  so lets take a look, shall we.   Teletubbies Easter Egg This milk chocolate Easter …
Staccups Game Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
Staccups from University Games is another great game we have just added to our collection. This is a fast hand to eye co-ordination game. And you must be quick if you want to win. The aim of the game is to be the first one to get rid of all their cups by stacking them up. But the catch is …
What Should Be In Your Bathroom But Probably Isn’t
home & garden
What Should be in Your Bathroom but Probably Isn’t If you have functional features like a toilet, sink, shower or bath, then you’re half way to creating your dream bathroom. However, there are several things which can be added to take the functionality of this room to the next level. These can be small adjustments which make your bathroom warmer, …
Family Movie Night With Our First Ever Projector
film - reviews
If you are a regular reader of my blog then you will know that we love having family movie nights. A few weeks ago I was sent out an Epson Projector so we could experience our movie nights like we was in the cinema. We couldn’t wait to give it a try. It looked pretty complicated when I first read …
Buying Clothes That Actually Fit from Simply Be
Shopping
Clothes That Don’t Fit Last year I wrote a post about me and my husband wearing smaller clothes to help us lose weight and not bother buying new clothes in bigger sizes. Now, doing this actually worked for my husband. He lost more weight and both the t-shirts he got fit him perfectly. But it didn’t work for me. My …
Fab Lab Sets Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
The other week we were sent out three great sets from Fab Lab. The sets we got were nail Art, Glitter Tattoos and Hairlights. I let my daughter Caitlin(8), choose two sets to try out. The other one I am using for a giveaway. She chose the Nail Art and Hairlights sets, so the Glitter Tattoos are up for grabs …
Fun with Playmobil Easter Eggs
easter
  As you may know, we are big fans of Playmobil in our house. And we have quite a few sets now. In fact both Caitlin and Aaron have a big massive tub each just for their Playmobil toys. With Easter just a few week away, we were sent out two of their Easter Eggs. There are currently 4 different …
February’s Degustabox Review
food - reviews
We received February’s Degustabox just in time for the half term holidays. We had a family movie night and watch a few films, including the new Paddington 2, and ate loads of goodies. And this month’s Degustabox was perfect for our movie night as it contained a lot of snack items. See my video of me open the box and …
Win a Family Ticket to Countryside Lincs 2018
Giveaways
Countryside Lincs returns to the Lincolnshire Showground on Sunday 8 April for it’s 4th year. It’s a fun day for all the family all about food, farming and the countryside. You can met up with farmers and crafters and of course, lot’s of animals. They have a great tractor rides that will take you around the show grounds, fun meeting …