Ticket To Ride : Europe Game Review #BoardGameClub
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For our next game sent to us as part of being a Blogger Board Game Club member, we got to play with Ticket to Ride Europe. I expect that this is similar to the original Ticket to Ride except that this one is based on European cities. The aim of this game is to claim as many routes connecting two …
The New LOL Surprise Confetti Pop!
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  My daughter Caitlin is a big fan of the LOL Surprise toys, which is not surprising really at they was the number one best-selling toy of 2017. Today, (14th February) is the day the brand new LOL Surprise series 3 hits the shop. And this one has 9 layers, instead of the usual 7 layers to unwrap. The Confetti …
January’s New You Degustabox Review
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The January’s Degustabox was all based on a New Year, A New You. With a few healthier products to try out. I must admit, I am hoping to get more healthy and fitter this year, and I have set myself a goal of 100 of the gym. So, that means this year, out of 365 days, 100 of them I …
My January Book Reviews
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It’s been quite a few months since I last shared what I have been reading, so we are due a good catch up. In this post I will be sharing with you eight book reviews but I have read a few more, but I thought I would save those and share them in February’s post.     A Lion in …
Codenames Game Review – #BoardGameClub
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I am loving being apart of the Blogger Board Game Club and receiving a new game every month. Just before Christmas we got this one to try out – Codenames. It was one of the top games of 2017 and I can see why after playing, it was so much fun. The game is for 2 or more players and …
December 2017 Degustabox Review
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Just a few days before Christmas I receive the December Degustabox. This one had a few products I couldn’t wait to try out. As it got delivered just before Christmas, you can imagine how busy I was getting everything ready for the big day and finishing off wrapping the last of the presents, that I didn’t have time to actually …
LOL Surprise Pet Review
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A few days before Christmas my daughter, Caitlin, received a lovely surprise. The surprise was a LOL Surprise Pet to unbox. She loves watching all the toy unboxing videos on YouTube and loves to make them herself. She already has a LOL Surprise and a LOL Surprise Lil Sister but this one is her first pet. Watch the video below. …
November 2017 Degustabox Review
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I’m getting this Degustabox post up a little late. I have just been so busy with Christmas coming up and it’s been really hard to fit everything in. But still, better late than never. This is the November’s Degustabox. This box was a real mixture, with a few things that I couldn’t even try because they weren’t suitable for vegetarians …
Lonely Planet Kids Books
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I am a big fan of Lonely Planet Kids books. They have a wide range and are so interesting and amazing. We have recently received two books from them to review. We got Dinosaur Atlas by Anne Rooney and James Gilleard and How Animals Build by Moira Butterfield and Tim Hutchinson. Both are filled with loads of fantastic facts and …
Disney’s Guess The Film Game Review + Giveaway
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We love games in this house, as you may know from all my other game reviews posts and we are always happy to try out new games. I have been sent a new game from Disneys to try out with the kids. It’s called Guess The Film, and you have to try to guess the Disney film by opening little …
Family Meal Time with Pizza Express
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When it comes to meal times, I like to sit around the dinning table as a family. As the saying goes, ‘A family that eats together, stays together’. The only time we don’t eat together is on a Friday and Saturday evening when my husband is at work.  I love to try out new things but it can be difficult …
Carcassonne Game Review #BoardGameClub
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This Carcassonne game was our third game from the blogger board game club. The other two we received to review are the Timeline game and Cortex. This one I thought looked really complicated to play as the instruction sheet was more like a booklet. My kids have been wanting me to play this for a while but we only just …
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 …