How to Create an Eco-Friendly Garden
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The summer months always inspire us to get out into the garden, whether that’s to lie in the sun or sort out the weeds that we’ve let get a little bit out of hand. This summer, why not put the warmer weather to good use and work on changing your garden for the better. Creating a more eco-friendly garden can …
My Spring Pastel Favourites
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I am so glad Spring is finally here! I hate the cold wet weather and always look forward to the warmer months so I can spend some time outside. I love just sitting in my back garden and having a nice cup of tea first thing in the morning, just listening to the birds singing away. Over the weekend  I …
Fluffimals Fluffy Factory Review + Giveaway
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We love receiving new products to try out and the kids were really excited when we received the Fluffimals Fluffy Factory to try out. We also got one of the expansion packs, which are extra toys you can buy to go with the factory. We got the Loveable Bunny. The Fluffimals Fluff Factory comes with the fluffy bear, glowing heart, magic …
Unboxing and Review of April 2016 Degustabox
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It’s time to share with you another Degustabox, this time we have Aprils. You can watch me find out what’s in April 2016 Degustabox in the video below     And here is what I thought of the products after trying them out     Ok first out of the box was Kervangida Bebeto’s. They come in a pack of …
Celebrating 400 years since William Shakespeare
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When I was at school I remember having to read William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. It is the only book I have read of Shakespeare and I really loved it. I remember after reading dreaming out if I had someone I loved and our parents kept us apart and just how romantic it all was. It did take me a …
Girls On Fire by Robin Wasserman Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Girls On Fire Author : Robin Wasserman Genre : YA/Thriller Publisher : Little, Brown Book Group Pages : 368 Release Date : 5th May 2016 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman from Amazon, WHSmith and Ebay   Blurb from book Girls on Fire …
Step by Step Guide on How to Create a Floral Crown
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  Did you know that floral crowns are making a comeback? Floral crowns tend to be associated with folk music and hippies from the 60’s, but they are so beautiful and easy to make that they have never really gone out of fashion. As you can imagine, flowers, bouquets and floral arrangements are essential for weddings and this is where …
To Staycation, or Not to Staycation?
Traveling
Finally, we’re starting to feel the warmth of the sun, and the hope that comes with the spring! I’m not sure about you, but it all makes me look ahead excitedly to the summer holidays already. With Europe on our doorstep, a generally favourable exchange rate and a seemingly unlimited supply of stunning destinations, the natural tendency is to hot …
Celebrating the Queens 90th birthday with Wentworth Puzzles
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Celebrating the Queens 90th Birthday with Wentworth Puzzles Wouldn’t you just love to have 2 birthdays a year. Think of it, double the cake and double the pressies. But for the Queen this is true! I always thought that the official Queens birthday was in June, that’s what is says on my calendar. But in fact this is just a …
Do You Write Poems?
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I have always loved writing short stories and poems, I started when I was around 9 or 10 years old. I have a little book I write my poems in. I don’t have many. I usual write them when I am upset, so they are nearly all filled with tears and maybe a few swear words. My dad also writes …
In The Night Garden All-in-one from Zippy Review & Giveaway
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Zippy have teamed up with In The Night Garden to bring your their newest range of baby clothing. They have released all-in-one babygows, muslin squares and bandana bibs all with your favourite characters from In The Night Garden. The range is suitable from birth up to 18 months. Obviously all my children are passed this stage now, with my youngest …
Project MC2 Doll Review & Giveaway
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The Project MC2 is a show that aired last year on Netflix. It is aimed at pre-teens and it is about 4 friends that all love science. They dolls have just come out and each one comes with it’s very own science experiment. They are priced at £24.99 or you can also get the dolls without experiments and different clothing …
Kids Don’t Come with a Manual Book Review
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    You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Kids Don’t Come with a Manual : The Essential Guide to a Happy Family Life Author :  Carole & Nadim Saad Genre : Parenting / non-fiction Publisher : Best of Parenting Publishing Pages : 304 Release Date : 10th March 2015 My star rating : 5/5 You can buy Kids Don’t …
March 2016 Degustabox Review and Unboxing
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I received March 2016 Degustabox to review. This isn’t the first box I have received from them, in fact it’s the fifth and each one seems to get better! You can see my past degustabox reviews here. This box seems to be really filled to the brim and I think it maybe the best one I have received, so far. …
Kids Sand Shaker Review
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Over the Easter holidays me and my 2 youngest kids tried out the new Sand Shaker we received to review. You can make great picture with coloured sand and it’s all in a container so no mess.     The set comes with the sand shaker holder, 5 bags of different coloured sand, for sand containers, glue, numbered pictures, sticker …
The Secrets Sisters Keep by Sinead Moriarty Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : The Secrets Sisters Keep Author :  Sinéad Moriarty Genre : Chick Lit Publisher : Penguin Pages : 400 Release Date : 26th February 2015 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy Daughter  from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book   The Devlin sisters rely on …
Daughter by Jane Shemilt Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Daughter Author : Jane Shemilt Genre : Mystery Publisher : Penguin Pages : 390 Release Date : 28th August 2014 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Daughter  from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book Jenny is a successful family doctor, the mother of …
Num Noms Review and Giveaway
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Num Noms are the newest collectable toys for kids. These cute soft and squidgy characters are inspired by different food and flavours and each one smells yummy. You can get them in ice cream or cupcake versions. We were sent out a deluxe pack of the ice creams and also 2 mystery packs. The deluxe pack contains 6 nums, 2 motorized …
Review Round Up – March
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    March’s review round up post is a little late, but better late than never right. I have reviewed quite a few things this month, so have individual post about the. You can see all my past reviews here. Has I have done so many reviews over the last few years, soon I will be sharing a post of …
Appy Nickelodeon Character Drinks
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A few weeks ago we were sent out these Appy Nickelodeon character drinks for the kids to try out. There has been a lot in the media about giving children juices because of their high sugar content and worries about rotting the children’s teeth. But these juice are healthier and are back by Change 4 Life campaign. The juices have …
Non Chocolate Easter Gifts
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I love chocolate!! But often find that there seems to be way too much of it about around Easter. So if you want to cut down on your sugar intake why not treat yourself or a loved one to one of these non chocolate Easter Gifts.         Bashful Bunny from John Lewis – £16 Small Bunny Glass …
My New Business Cards from AuraPrint
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I have been blogging for 5 years this July but still haven’t got round to buying myself some business cards. Getting some business cards was on my list for this year so when Auraprint asked me if I would like to review some of their business cards I jumped at the chance. You just send them the artwork you would …
Easter Treats from Hotel Chocolat
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I was first introduced to Hotel Chocolat last year when I was asked to review one of their Sleekster boxes. I fell in love with them, they were the best chocolates I have ever tasted, no lie. I even got my mum to buy me some of their chocolates for Christmas, so when Hotel Chocolat asked again if I would …
All About Party Bags – Busy Bags Review
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  I was recently introduced to a great website called All About Party Bags. They have everything you need for party bags from the party bag toys, different types of party bags and also pre-filled party bags. They also have a great selection of party games and accessories and pass the parcel sets. But the items I was asked to …