Review Round Up – July
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  Last month I only had 2 things to review, so I didn’t bother putting up a review round up post. I have just added them to this post. This month I have been reviewing mainly some food and drink items. I love my food so love it when I receive free food to try out! Some of the items …
Happy Tokens – A Reward System that Actually Works!
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My sister had been looking for a new reward system for her two eldest boys. As the current sticker charts they were using just wasn’t working out for them. She had seen on facebook a great reward system called Happy Tokens. When she told me about these, I had a look myself and thought they looked really great. So I …
Planete Chocolat Review
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I had never heard of Planete Chocolat before until I was asked if I would like to review them. I love my chocolate, so there was no way I was going to turn them down. Planete Chocolat are based in Brussels, Belgium and only sell the finest Belgian chocolate made from 100% pure cocoa butter, without conservatives or GM foods. The …
June’s BBQ Degustabox Review
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I love receiving my degustabox and this month was the BBQ box! So if you you are planning on having a BBQ as soon as the rain stops, then there are some great products in this months box to try out.     You can see me unboxing the June’s BBQ Degustabox and finding out what’s inside in the video …
Win a Copy of Norm of the North on DVD
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WIN A COPY OF NORM OF THE NORTH ON DVD!   To celebrate the release of the family film of the year NORM OF THE NORTH, we are giving you the chance to win a copy of the DVD NORM OF THE NORTH follows the story of Norm, a special polar bear with the rare gift of being able to …
My 5th Blogiversary Giveaway
Everything Else
Last Tuesday on the 5th July was my 5th blogiversary, I was going to post this post then, but as usual, life got in the way. But better later than never hey? I still can’t believe that I have been blogging for 5 years. When I first started out there wasn’t many UK blogs around but now there are loads! …
Our June Books
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Our June Books Both me and the kids love to read, especially my little girl, so I have decided to start a monthly post showing you what we have read. All of the books in this months post are ones that I have been sent out to review. But normally a lot are our own or from the local library. …
The New Num Noms are here!
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I few months ago I was introduced to the brand new toy set to be the newest collectable trend – Num Noms! Back in April I received a deluxe pack of ice cream Num Noms and 2 mystery packs for my daughter to review. She LOVED them and has been asking for more ever since. And she was so happy when …
Attainable Healthy Cooking for the Beginner Cook
Food
Attainable Healthy Cooking for the Beginner Cook     Let’s face it: not everyone likes to cook. While some see cooking as a creative process and gain a sense of fulfillment after whipping up a dish, others see the cooking as cruel and unusual punishment. For people with a fear of cooking, making a meal from scratch makes them worried …
Dragon Sleeping Bag Review
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We have never been camping with the kids but we are hoping to do it this summer. Both my eldest kids already have sleeping bags but my youngest, Aaron, 5, hasn’t got one. Well, he didn’t until I was asked if I would like to review one of the new fun character sleeping bags from Vango. They have 2 new …
3 Different Summer Looks
Shopping
I’ve put together 3 different summer looks. One is more of a glam or special occasion look, the other two are a more relaxed look suitable for wearing in the day time going shopping, on the beach or just chilling out in the back garden with a nice glass of something cool to refresh you. At the moment it is …
Playmobil to Launch Ghostbusters Toy Line
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PARANORMAL PLAY FUN: PLAYMOBIL TO LAUNCH GHOSTBUSTERS TOY LINE (Zirndorf, Germany) June 21, 2016 – The popular toy brand PLAYMOBIL and Sony Pictures Consumer Products announced today a licensing collaboration for a toy line based on the original Ghostbusters brand. PLAYMOBIL’s 2017 product line will be its first ever to include licensed playsets inspired by famous entertainment properties. The new …
Yellow Moon Sand Art + More
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We really love receiving our Yellow Moon goodies. This time we got some great items. In our box was : Pastel Coloured Sand- 6 pk – £9.99 Seaside Sand Art Pictures – pk 8 – £2.96 Teddy bear Sand Art Bottles – pk 5 – £2.99 Cat Foam Stickers – pk 120 – £2.99 Pull Back racing Snails – pk …
Fun Personalised Coasters Review + Giveaway
decor
I am always drinking tea and have a few cups a day. One of my pet hates is leaving tea rings on my table, so I always use coasters. I have some really old ones personalised ones that I have with me, my husband and eldest son , Ryan, on. But they are all chipped around the edges now, as …
Baby Proofing Your Home
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Baby Proofing Your Home From the moment you give birth to your baby they become your number one priority in life, and you will do anything you can to protect them. But often even the simplest things around the home can be a danger to babies. The most important thing that you should have in your house, whether you have …
Win Alvin and The Chipmunks Summer of Sports DVD
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Following its launch on Nick Jr., STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the brand new CGI animated TV series ALVINNN!!! AND THE CHIPMUNKS is now available to own on DVD! Season One consists of 52 episodes with Volume 1 containing 14 episodes, which released this week on DVD as Summer of Sport – and we have 1 x DVD of …
Cetraben Cream Review + giveaway
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I love to look after my skin and often before I go to bed I will massage some skin cream or lotion all over my body to give my skin a treat. I also do this while watching telly and it helps me to relax and unwind while massaging myself. I have noticed that I have been starting to get …
My Top 5 Bath Toys
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  My three kids have all kinds of toys over the years but one kind of toy that they still play with now are bath toys. My eldest is now 11 and he isn’t bothered about them, though we do have some squirty ducks that he will play out in the garden with, chasing his brother and sister trying to …
A Big British Summer Adventure with 101 Bloggers
day trips
A Big British Summer Adventure with 101 Bloggers What’s better, the delight on your child’s face when you tell them of your big, exciting plans for the weekend, or that warm summery Saturday morning with the family packed up raring to go? Yeah, it’s a toss-up for us too. If, like us, you’re struggling for ideas of where to take …
My Spring/Summer Kids Primark Haul
Shopping
I recently shared on youtube some of the kids clothes I bought on my resent trip to Primark. I really love Primark, they have some really nice items and at great prices. You can see my video below     And here are some photo’s of the items I bought.     I just love this blue spotty dress, it …
Opening and Review of May 2016 Degustabox
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I have loved receiving our monthly Degustabox and have been really looking forward to finding out what is inside. Here is me with Ryan (11) and Caitlin (6) opening our May 2016 Degustabox :     There was two items that not added to our box by accident, but they kindly sent me another box along with the two missing …
What Fitness Superhero Are You?
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  Find out what your hidden super power and the workout that will help you reach your potential in this fun quiz. Will you love to smash the gym like Billy Bulk or will you be more like Melanie Marvel, who is physically tough but she has a huge amount of mental fortitude. Take the quiz below and let me know …
WIN A FAMILY DVD BUNDLE WITH “TOP CAT BEGINS”
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WIN A FAMILY DVD BUNDLE WITH TOP CAT BEGINS – IN CINEMAS MAY 27 Everyone’s favourite feline friend is back, and to celebrate his highly anticipated return in TOP CAT BEGINS, in cinemas May 27, we’re giving you the chance to get the whole family together with a DVD bundle, including the classic Top Cat cartoons, for all to enjoy. …
Eating Low FODMAP Food Can Help with IBS Symptoms
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We all know we should eat an healthy diet but having a little treat now and again wont hurt us. But for some people , especially those use suffer from IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) eating certain foods can trigger their symptoms off. These can include bloating, flatulence, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhoea and constipation. A low FODMAP diet has been proven …