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 …
Mills and Boon Adult Colouring Book Review + giveaway
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I love adult colouring books and find them so relaxing to do. I have always been a fan of colouring since a child and I used to always get a colouring book and felt tips every Christmas from my grandma. I have quite the collection of adult colouring books and have reviewed two on my blog. Just the other week …
Review Round Up – May 2016
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  I completely missed last months review round up post as I was just so busy! This month I am a little late too as I aim to get these post up on the 15th of every month. But because there was no April post this months post has quite a few items in. I still have a few items …
Morse Toad Chocolate Review + giveaway
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A few weeks ago I got the chance to review Morse Toad. They sell chocolate messages. They are little blocks of chocolate each one with a letter on to spell out your personalized message of your choice. They prices start from £8 for 11 pieces. And you can also send a little note inside you box of choc with your …
How to Pick the Right Shoes for Your Child
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How to pick the right shoes for your child Raising a child is a great experience, but the responsibilities that come with it are staggering. From feeding to clothing your bundle of joy, there’s an endless list of things to get sorted. Fortunately, footwear is quite an easy thing to arrange. Most children don’t start walking until they are around …
What is Your Language Age?
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Do you think you are really cool and with the times? Well Sunlife have made a really fun and amusing little quiz, to find out what you language ages it. It has fun questions like: What word would you use to describe something good? Cool Awesome Groovy Score Bangin’ Sick Spiffing For me I would use cool. My 11-year-old son …
Lalaloopsy Minis Style ‘N’ Swap
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My kids love collecting things, so Caitlin (6) was really excited to received a Lalaloospy Minis Style ‘n’ Swap pack. She got the Crumbs Sugar Cookie pack that comes with a pose-able figure, 4 dresses, two hairstyles, 2 pairs of shoes and a handbag. You can mix and match the clothes to make different outfits. There are also other packs …
What to Look Out for When Buying Second-hand Furniture online
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What to look out for when buying second-hand furniture online Buying second-hand furniture is kinder to your pocket than buying new and not to mention kinder to the environment. They also come with a lot of character and sense of story and brighten up any room.     Here are a few simple tips to get you started on your …
Colour in Cardboard House + giveaway
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Wiplii are a great company based in France that sell cardboard colour in toys. Currently they sell 4 different types, a pirate ship,  castle, house and a tepee. The prices range from 19, 90 € – 49,90 € which is around £15-£38. We received the house which is the cheapest.  It came in two large cardboard piece that you just slot …
Bratz Remix Doll + Giveaway
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  Bratz are asking kids to tell them what their favourites songs are. This is because they have just released their new Bratz Remix Doll.  My little 6 year old princess loves music and is often singing (out of tune, LOL). She mainly goes on kids youtube and finds songs on their to sing along to. As part of the …
ROOM out on DVD on 16th May + Win a copy of the dvd
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    I read the book ROOM just after Christmas last year and I also went to see the film in January. And now it’s coming out on DVD and Blu-ray on the 16th May. If you haven’t seen the film yet here is the trailer for it :     You can also see my review of the film …
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 …