Hotel Chocolat Mother’s Day Sleekster Box
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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
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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 …
Match A Track Game Review + Giveaway
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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 …
Word Has it! & Yeti in my Spaghetti Games Review
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  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 …
Having Fun this Half Term with Baker Ross Spring Crafts
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You might have read my post that I wrote a few days ago about what the kids will be doing over this half term. One of the things was making our Baker Ross Spring Crafts that we received. We had 6 different craft packs to try out. these were : Creative Colouring flower Wreaths  – £2.50 for a pack of 6 …
Win The Guardians of Oz on DVD
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The Guardians of Oz Take a magical journey back to Oz as brand new animated film THE GUARDIANS OF OZ is released to own on DVD and Download this February. Revisiting all our favourite characters – including the Lion, the Scarecrow and of course the Tin Man – this colourful new adventure is told through the eyes of one of …
January’s Degustabox Unboxing and Review
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Well, it only seems 5 minutes since it was Christmas and I was sharing with you December’s Degustabox. Just 2 weeks later and today I will be sharing with you what I got in January’s Degustabox. I really look forward to receiving my monthly box and it’s so exciting opening it up and finding what new products I have to …
Ready for the Snow with my New Wellies
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My New Wellies I received these lovely new wellies from Brantano to review and they arrived just in time, as the very next day we had our first bit of snow of the year. And when I say a bit, it was a bit. These photos were taken in the morning and by time it was 11am all of it …
What I have Been Watching While I was Ill
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I have been ill for what feels like forever now. I have had a headache, cough, runny nose, dizziness, fever, sweating, aches and pains all over my body for the last 2 weeks and it still doesn’t want to shift. So I haven’t really got much done, no blog work, no cleaning the house, no sorting my kitchen out ready …
December’s Degustabox Unboxing and Review
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I have never liked January, I always feel down in the dumps and this year as been the worst as the kids all got ill and then I got ill. I have had a really bad cold/flu and i have had it for ages now and it doesn’t want to shift. I have had such a bad headache and it’s …
Personalised Photo Cushion Review + giveaway
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Personalised Photo Cushion from Mr. Nutcase If you saw my For Her Christmas Gift Guide last year, you may have seen the gorgeous personalised photo cushion from Mr. Nutcase. I actually also received one of their personalised cushions for myself. I went for a rectangle one in linen and had a photo of my 3 kids on it. It arrived …
Num Noms Series 3 is in Shops Today! #UnBoxingDay
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Yep! That’s right. Today (Boxing Day) sees the release of the brand new series 3 of Num Noms. And there are some really great new characters and even some Light Up Num Noms! See us unboxing the new Num Nums and seeing the new characters in the video below :     We are loving the new series 3 Num …
December’s Review Round Up
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With Christmas literally just days away, this will be my last post till after Christmas. And I am ending it with a review round up. The last review round up post was in October, so I have two months worth of things to share with you. So without further ado, here they are.     EasySMX Kids Headphones My little …
Forever Living Aloe Vera Products Review
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I was asked a while ago by a friend of mine if I would like to review some of her Forever Living products that she sells. I have known Scarlett since she was 12, as she was one of my sisters best friends. She is currently a mental health nurse and mum to her little boy Alfie, but in June …
The Electric Jukebox Review
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At Christmas time I love to get together with the family and have a few festive drinks and have a little boogie and sing-song in my living room. And when New year’s eve arrives we always make a big buffet, play loads of board games and put the music on really load and have a little sing. This year I …
Dark Chocolate Festive Wreath from Hotel Chocolat
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My Love of Chocolate everyone knows I am a big fan of chocolate. I like absolutely any kind of chocolate but I have to say that my favourite brand of chocolate is Hotel Chocolat.  I first fell in love with them last year when I got to try one of their Sleekster Boxes, since then they have become my firm …
Opening and Reviewing November’s Degustabox
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Last week I received November’s Degustabox. There where loads of yummy items in the one and here is a video of me opening it and having a sneaky taste of a few of the items       And here is everything I got in this month’s box.     Butterkist Choc Mallow Popcorn This was really delicious and best …
Emotion Candles Review
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I love candles and wax melts and I have quite a few different ones now. Winter and Christmas is the perfect time to get some new candles. I just love cosying up on the sofa with a nice fluffy blanket, hot chocolate, film on and candles lit. There is nothing better to cheer you up on a cold and miserable day. …
Playmobil Advent Calendar ‘Christmas on the Farm’ Review
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You might have heard me say loads of time by now how much I love Playmobil. And as part of being a #PlaymobilPlayologist we was sent out one of their amazing fun advent calendars to review. There is nothing better than an advent calendar to open up everyday to get you in the mood for Christmas and this one is …
Our Review of the Kids Parcel
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My youngest two kids where really excited when a parcel arrived address to them both. They couldn’t wait to see what was inside the Kids Parcel, but I made them wait till after tea and Caitlin had to have a bath as she got spaghetti all in her hair. Aaron had to wait very patiently while Caitlin was in the …
Come and See What I Got in October’s Degustabox
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I am a little bit late showing what was in October’s Degustabox, otherwise know as the Autumn box. But here everything is.     See me unboxing the box and my first thoughts on each product.     And here is a little photo of everything all together     On to the Products     Broiche Pasquier Pitch I …
Wentworth Puzzle – Snow is Falling Jigsaw Review
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Tomorrow is National Jigsaw day! And to celebrate it I have got together with Wentworth Puzzles and some other bloggers and will be holding a Twitter party tomorrow 3rd November at 1pm-2pm (UK time). I will be giving away a limited edition 2016 National jigsaw day puzzle, so don’t forget to pop over at 1pm. I have also been reviewing …
Our October Reads Book Review
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Well, so much for my monthly post of books! The last one I did was back in June and this today is only my second, so it’s been 4 months. To be honest, I haven’t read that much through the summer. I was looking forward to getting round to read some paperbacks that I have had on my bookshelf for …
Num Noms Series 2 Freezie Pack
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My daughter Caitlin love Num Noms and now has quite the collection. We even got invited to a Num Nom event that was held at Bella Italia back in August. The Num Noms are now in to their second series and this time we got to sample the Freezie Pops Family. This pack contains 5 Num Freezie pops and 2 …
October’s Review Round Up
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  It’s been two month’s since my last review round up post. I have just been so busy through September and just didn’t have time to fit it in. So here’s Octobers review round up with quite a few different items in. It was a mixed bunch of items, some I really loved and other, well, not so much. Don’t …
Playmobil Hospital Range Review #PlaymobilPlayologist
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We received our next bundle of Playmobil goodies. This time they were items from the PLAYMOBIL Hospital range. We got the Emergency Medical Helicopter and Doctor with Child set. I got these items out when the kids where still at school, mainly because I am a big kid and couldn’t wait.     The helicopter was really easy to put …