Watch We Have Been Watching on Amazon Prime Video
Everything Else
It’s been a while since I last updated you on what I have been watching on Amazon Prime Video, but I can tell you we have watched it loads through the school holiday and we have had quite a few movie nights. The main thing that the kids have been watch are episodes of Paw Patrol, Peppa Pig, Spongebob Squarepants, …
Giving My Energy Levels a Boost with Berocca
health
I have found these past 6 weeks of the summer holidays exhausting. The kids have been constantly whinging and whining and doing nothing but argue between themselves. I have been struggling to get any work done as I feel like I am forever following them around cleaning up after them and by 3pm I feel so tired that I need a …
Win a Personalised Back to School Bundle
Giveaways
Yeah, the kids are finally going back to school next week. I know, I’m a bit of a meanie mummy, but I have had to listen to my 3 kids every day for the last 6 weeks whine and moan about everything! Apparently I am a bad mum because I didn’t buy an ice cream from the ice cream van …
Back to School Giveaway with Dancewear Central
Giveaways
My daughter has always wanted to do ballet, but the nearest class if a few miles away and it’s hard to get there when I don’t drive. But hopefully she can go next year as I have my driving test soon, fingers cross I pass. Dancewear Central is the leading specialist in dancewear throughout the UK. There dancewear is affordable and …
My New Wall Art from Posterlounge
decor
A few months ago I started decorating my kitchen and dinning room. We went for a black, grey and red colour theme and did a feature wall in my dinning room with a London theme wallpaper. I still haven’t finished yet as I need to paint my kitchen cupboard as they are currently blue, but we need to get our …
Get Ready for Back to School Time
gift guide
With the summer holidays drawing to a close and the new school term just a few weeks away, I have made a back to school guide of some really great item currently to buy. From school shoes to stationery, from lunch boxes to back to school gifts for your little ones. There is something in my guide that I am sure …
Introducing Playmobil Dragons Range
toy - reviews
Today – 18th August 2017 – see’s the new release of Playmobil’s new Dragons range. The How to Train Your Dragon range is Playmobil’s second range of licensed products with the first being the Ghostbuster range that was released earlier this year. My little Boy, Aaron, was really excited about this new Playmobil Dragons range and couldn’t wait to open …
The Summer Degustabox
food - reviews
This is the summer Degustabox. Yeah, I know it’s a bit late going up, but I did take a few days of blogging to spend with the kids. And with the kids being at home all day, every day my house looks like a bombs gone off, so I feel like I am constantly going around after them tidying up. …
Bobble Art Party at Derby Intu Centre
day trips
Last week we was invited down to Derby Intu Centre for a Bobble Art Party. I had never heard of Bobble Art before but was looking forward to seeing the items that they sold. Apparently Bobble Art have been around for 18 years and first started out in Australia. Just me and Caitlin went in the end, as my youngest, …
My July Book Reviews
book - reviews
I’ve just been so busy these last few months that I have been finding it hard to fit everything in. That’s why I must last months book reviews. Now normally through July and August I like to catch up on some of the paperbacks that are sitting on my book shelves waiting to be read. But as I have been so …
The Best Ways to Solve Disputes with your Neighbours
Everything Else
The Best Ways to Solve Disputes with your Neighbours.   From arguments over noise to disagreements about boundary walls and overhanging branches, there’s no shortage of things to fall out with our neighbours about. So, what should you do if you find yourself in a dispute with the people living next door? Here, we look at the best ways to …
The Best Children’s Catalogues for Summer Clothing
Guest post
Anyone with children of their own will know how expensive it is to take care of them. They get through clothes quicker than you could possibly imagine. They either destroy them by being rough, or they simply outgrow them. This guide will look at some of the best children’s catalogues for summer clothing so that you can save money while …
Math Builder Game Review
home school & learning
My kids love maths, especially my boys. They are both in the top sets at school for maths. And has we love to play games I thought this Math Builder game would be fun to try out. It’s basically like scrabble but with numbers. It’s suitable for 2-5 players and you each have to take it in turns to make …
Songmics White Desk Review
misc - reviews
My daughter Caitlin has been after a desk for a while now. She loves to write her own stories and prefers to write them at a desk father than on her bed or floor. She was using an old small cupboard with the doors removed temporarily, until I could get her a proper desk. So when I was asked if …
Snow Queen & Birthday Girl Lottie Dolls Review & Giveaway
Giveaways
My daughter Caitlin has a few Lottie dolls already and she loves them, so she was pretty excited when she was asked if she would like to choose two more Lottie dolls to review. She picked Snow Queen and Birthday Girl Sophia, along with the blue velvet outfit.     About Lottie “Our vision, when we first created Lottie, was …
Timeline Game Review – #BoardGameClub
family activities
Me and my family love playing board games so I was quite excited when I was asked if I would like to be apart of the Board Game Club. Each month for the next 12 months, we will receive a different board game to play and try out. Our first game for July is Timeline : British History.   I …
Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook Review
toy - reviews
Caitlin was really excited to receive this Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook. She already has two of the Project MC2 dolls and she couldn’t wait to see what this had to offer.     The Spy Notebook The notebook is made from plastic and has space to hold a smart phone. It comes with a project MC2 nerdy bracelet that …
Luxury Bamboo Towels from The Towel Shop
misc - reviews
My towels that I have are really old and starting to go a bit thread bare. I was thinking about buying some new ones very soon. And then it was like the Towel Shop read my mind as the asked me if I would like to review some of their Towels – perfect timing! They sent me some of their …
July’s Review Round Up
Uncategorised
I really can’t believe we are nearly at the end of July already. This year is just flying by. Anyway, today I am sharing with you some items that I reviewed in July. For July’s Review round up I got to try out some chocolate, kids pencils, therapearls pals and a Moshi Monster app.     Philadelphia Flip & Dip …
How to Get Your House Ready for Summer
Guest post
How to Get your House Ready for Summer With the summer holidays just around the corner, you will need to prepare your house for having the kids full-time. Read this guide on how to get your house ready for summer in easy steps. 1. Tidy As your kids are going to be spending a long time in your house, it’s …
Animals at Home Game Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
This beautiful brand new Animals at Home game is released today (17th July) by Laurence King. I really love their games and books, they are perfect for both kids and adults . This Animals at Home game is suitable for toddlers and young children. It contains 27 animals card that you have to match to the correct card with the …
Lego Elves Set Review & Giveaway
Giveaways
Me and my kids are big fans of Lego. I used to love playing with it when I was younger but I didn’t have much of my own, so I used to love playing with my friends sets. I have bought my kids a lot of different sets from the basic blocks starter set to some really great Pirates of …
June’s BBQ Degustabox Review
food - reviews
Lats month’s Degustabox was the picnic box, this month it’s time for the BBQ box. I still can’t believe we are already in July and the kids break up from school next week! The British weather is a mystery to me, one day it boiling hot with temperature reaching in the 30’s the next day it is swatting it down …
Naturelly Jelly Juice Review + Giveaway
food - reviews
Today is my 6th Blogiversary! Can you believe it, I have been blogging for 6 years today. I haven’t planned much this year to celebrate but I do have a giveaway on my blog to win a month’s supply of these Naturelly Jelly Juice Pouches. And if you pop over to my facebook fan page I am holding a giveaway …
How to Give your Bedroom a Makeover without Decorating
decor
Do you get fed up with your bedroom looking the same year in year out, but haven’t got the money to decorate it? Well there is no need to call the decorators in as you can do it yourself and I don’t mean by painting the whole thing yourself. All you need to do is make a few simple changes. …