November’s Review Round Up
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I haven’t reviewed that many items in the last few months, in fact, I have only reviewed 5 products and 4 of them are sweets. So this post is a short and sweet post (no pun intended).     Jet2 Wellness Box Jet2.com and Jet2 holidays have put together some wellbeing boxes for all those that are missing the warm …
Keeping My Mind Active with Wentworth Puzzles
mental health
I love going jigsaw puzzles. I always have since I was a child. I can remember my friends thinking I was a bit boring as I’d rather sit and either read or book or do a jigsaw than play on computer games. I thinking doing jigsaw puzzle can help you keep your brain working and help with logical problems. I …
LOL Surprise Lil Sisters Doll
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A few months back my little girl got to review and unwrap a LOL Surprise. She has now also had the chance to do the same with one of the Lil Sisters – LOL dolls. The little sister dolls are slightly smaller balls with 5 layers to unwrap instead of the 7 Layers which the mail dolls have. you can …
September’s Review Round Up
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It’s been two month’s since my last review round up post. In August I was just so busy with things, and I actually was hoping to have a bit of time off, just to relax with the kids and catch up on some reading, but it didn’t happen. So, anyway, here we are and let’s take a look at what …
Pass The Pigs – 2 Great fun Games
Giveaways
The original Pass the Pigs game was first played over 3,000 years ago using real live pigs! But the game has changed over the years and is now made of two cute little plastic pig figures that fit into a nice neat box. Winning Moves the owners of the Pass the Pigs game has also released a giant pass the …
Cortex Challenge Game Review #BoardGameClub
family activities
Cortex Challenge is the second game we have received as part of being a Board Game Club blogger. You can see our review of the first game we received here. Cortex Challenge is suitable for ages 8+ and for 2-6 players. The aim of the game is to be the first player to collect all their brain pieces, and you …
Meet Boris the Fingerling – The New Cute Monkey Toy
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Fingerlings are little baby monkeys that you can look after and are set to be a trending Christmas toy this year. We received the blue one called Boris to play with. Aaron (6) just loves things like this and he has fallen in love with Boris. Aaron love to cuddle Boris and rock him to sleep. He keeps him hung …
Having Fun with Num Noms Series 4
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Num Noms are taking over my house!! My daughter received a few packs from the new series 4 a few weeks ago and also some series 2.1 light up Num Noms. She now has well over 100 and she still wants more. She is Num Noms mad. I am always finding them over the house when I tidy up, as …
Back To School Degustabox Review
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Can you believe we are in September already. The kids have gone back to school and I am slowly getting back into my routine and getting organised. The August Degustabox was a Back to School theme, so without further ado let’s see what was in the box. You can watch the video of me here opening the box and seeing …
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, …
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 …
Introducing Playmobil Dragons Range
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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
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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. …
My July Book Reviews
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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 …
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
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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
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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
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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
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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 …
Animals at Home Game Review + Giveaway
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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
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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
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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
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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 …
Num Noms Series 3 Review
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If you are a regular reader of my blog you will know that my daughter Caitlin (7) is a big fan of Num Noms. She now has quite the collection. We even got to go to a Num Noms Event held at Bella Italia which was really fun. Series 3 of Num Noms was released last Boxing Day and soon …
Orchard Toys Little Bug Bingo Game Review + giveaway
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I have always been a fan of Orchard Toys. They have some really great games for younger kids and we own quite a few of them. We have just been sent out Little Bug Bingo to play with. This is from their mini games range and is suitable for children aged 3-6 years. My youngest two kids are 6 and …