April 2017 Degustabox Review
food - reviews
What an eventful month I have had. End of April and beginning of May has just been so hectic for me. Been having a few problems with both of my boys, but will talk about that if a different post. I have not been feeling too good either, my thyroid has been acting up and life just seems to be …
Jack N’ Jill Kids Toothpaste & Accessories Review
baby
Looking after your little ones teeth is one of the most important things for them. With all the sweets and sugary drinks that our kids often have these days it’s really important to make sure that they brush their teeth at least twice a day. My kids don’t like mint toothpaste, so I often buy them flavoured ones. Jack N’ …
Let’s Explore Activity Books Review + Giveaway
book - reviews
A few weeks ago we were sent some Let’s Explore books from Lonely Planet. There are 6 books in the series, Jungle, Ocean, Safari, Desert, Mountain and City. Each book includes over 250 stickers and are full of facts, fun puzzles, colouring pages and of course stickers to add the books are really fab. Each one focus on a different …
LOL Surprise Doll Review + Giveaway
Uncategorised
LOL Surprise dolls come in a ball that has 7 layers and you have to unwrap each layer to get a surprise. In the first layer there is secret message, then the second layer is some cute collectable stickers, third layer is a water bottle, next is some shoes, then the outfit, then comes the accessories and layer 7 is …
Cute Warmies Plush Puppy Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
When it’s cold at night I have always liked to put a hot water bottle in my bed to keep my feet warm. But once about 2 years ago, I made my bottle up and got in bed and was just about to drift to sleep when I felt something wet and starting to burn me through my pyjamas. That’s …
My Perfect Ultimate Spa Day
health
Ok, before I start this post, let me tell you a little secret. I have never, ever in my life been to a spa. To be quite honest I have never really had the urge to go as I am quite a shy person and I would feel a little embarrassed walking around in just a robe. But since I …
Stickerbomb Journal Review and Giveaway
great ideas
I have got a thing for notebooks and journals, I have quite a few of them and it looks as if my daughter Caitlin (7) has too. Every time I get a new notebook she is trying to nick it of me. So I was so glad when I was asked if my kids would like to review some Stickerbomb …
March Degustabox – The Easter Box
Food
I hope you all had a lovely Easter. We did, the kids got loads of yummy Easter eggs and treats and another yummy Easter treat was this month Degustabox. March’s Degustabox was actually the Easter box. I think this box may be my favourite so far but the only disappointment was no Easter themed treats. Although it did contain chocolate, …
Yummy Easter Treats 2017
easter
My second favourite holiday after Christmas has got to be Easter. My kids have eggs from me, their auntie, Nana and grandma, so they get at least 4 eggs each, while me on the other hand gets nothing. Each year I always say I will treat myself to a nice luxury egg, but it never happens. I normally just get …
Stickertopia – The Flower Garden Review + Giveaway
book - reviews
Ever since I was a child I have loved stickers. I remember collecting them for my Barbie sticker book and also used to get them in packs of sweets and stick them all over my bedroom door. Even now I’m in my 30’s I still love stickers and have loads stuck in my planner and I have a ‘thing’ for …
Playmobil Pony Farm from the Country Range Review
toy - reviews
Me and the kids are loving being a Playmobil Playologist. We get to try out and play with all the different ranges and this time we got to try out The Pony Farm from the Country range. This set was really fun to play with and very easy to set up and I am really loving all the little extras …
The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book Review + Giveaway
Books
I love colouring books and so do all my kids. So when I saw this new kids colouring book from Lonely Planet Kids I thought that I just had to try it out. The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book is priced at £6.99 and has 22 different animals to colour in. On each left side page has an already coloured …
We Love Scholastic Books
book - reviews
I have always loved reading, even when I was a child you would always find me with a book. I have always encouraged my kids to read and I love to buy them new books or lend books from the library. I am so happy that my 7-year-old daughter loves reading just as much as I do. My sons on …
What Sounds Keep you Awake at night? #aSoundSleep
health
Do you get your full forty winks when you go to bed or are you disturbed through the night with noise waking you up? Mattress Next Day did #aSoundSleep survey to find out what impact sound has on the UK’s sleep, their results are shown in the infographic below. The survey showed that 53% of people thought that they could …
Stay protected on your Vactaion with Holiday Insurance
Infographics
I have only been abroad twice in my life and both times was to the same place in Gran Caneria. I have taken out holiday insurance both times and I always will in the future, as you never know what is around the corner. When me an my husband went away on our holiday, the hotel provided us with bottled …
Basic Invite : Truly Custom Invitations
Shopping
Basic Invite: Truly Custom Invitations. Basic Invite is an online stationery design company specializing in personalized and custom stationery. They have cards for all of your major life moments including wedding stationery, personal and business stationery, first birthday invites, and so much more! With another spring season here it’s time to think about your kid’s impending summer break and another …
Hotel Chocolat Mother’s Day Sleekster Box
food - reviews
Now if you read my blog regular you will know that I love my chocolate and that my favourite brand is Hotel Chocolat. Well, I was so happy when the contacted me and asked if I would like to try out their Happy Mother’s Day Sleekster Box. I couldn’t wait to open the box and get trying them out. I …
February 2017 Degustabox Review
Food
Another month been and gone and that also means time for another Degustabox review!! I really look forward to receiving my box and can’t wait to see what is inside. February’s box was pretty good, and there are a couple of new products that I can’t wait to try out again. So watch the video below of me and Aaron …
Win Blinky Bill DVD
Giveaways
Blinky Bill is a koala with a big imagination. An adventurer at heart, he dreams of leaving the little town of Green Patch and following in his explorer father’s footsteps. Mr. Bill went missing in the Outback sometime ago and Blinky is the only one who believes his father is still alive.   This new CGI update of this popular …
Num Nom Flavoured Inspired Pancakes
sweet treats & desserts
We really love pancakes in our house, well, except my husband who hates them. But me and the kids really love them. We don’t have them very often has we like to have lot’s of unhealthy stuff on them. My favourite being Nutella and the kids like lots of chocolate and strawberry sauce. And I mean Lot’s! This Pancake Day …
Match A Track Game Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
Match A Track is a new game soon to be released (March 6th 2017) from Laurence King Publishing and me and the kids had the chance to have a play with it before it official comes out to buy. The game is a card game and the idea is that you have to match an animal track card to the correct …
Win Mum’s List Book & DVD
Giveaways
MUM’S LIST COMPETITION 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 breast cancer. As a result, Kate wrote down her thoughts and memories to help the man she loved …
Word Has it! & Yeti in my Spaghetti Games Review
family activities
  We love playing board games in our house and often have family game nights. The latest games we got to try out are both from University Games and they are Yeti in my Spaghetti and Word Has It! Yeti in my Spaghetti is basically a newer version of Kerplunk. Remember that game? I had it as a kid and …
Bikes through the Decades
Everything Else
It was back in 1993 when I was 8 years old that I first learnt to ride a bike. It took me quite a few weeks to get the hang of keeping my balance, all my friends could already ride a bike and I felt a bit left behind. I must admit it took me longer then everyone else, because …