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 …
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 …
June’s Review Round Up
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It’s been a while since my last review round-up post so this month I have quite a lot of things to share with you. Most of the items have been really great and I would highly recommend but some not too much. So without further ado, let’s get on with the items.     Fuel 10K Fuel 10K are high …
Festive Drinks Round Up
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A Little Drink at Christmas I am not normally a big drinker but I do like to have a drink now and again, and I always have a few at Christmas. It’s a little tradition for me and my husband to have a drink of Baileys or some Irish Cream on Christmas Eve while waiting for Santa. And I also …
10 Fab Christmas Advent Calendars!
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One of the best things about Christmas i think is the build up to it. It’s just so exciting waiting for the big day to come. Listening to Christmas songs, eating mince pies and best of all, opening our advent calendars everyday. When I was little me and my sister got a cheap chocolate advent which cost £1 and had …
Halloween 2016 Must Haves
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I love Halloween and I am glad that it is getting more popular each year. I used to love going trick or treating when I was little, but less than half the houses we went to would give us a little treat. But now when I take my kids out treat or treating on Halloween night, nearly all the house …
Girls Shoes My Daughter Would Love
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My little girl Caitlin (6) has an amazing personality. She is both very girly but also a tomboy too. She loves to climb trees, get dirty making mud pies and play rough and tumble with her brothers. But she also likes to pretend she is a princess, plays with her ponies and dolls and loves all things pink. She loves …
18 Spring Flower Crafts
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Spring is almost here and it’s time to brighten the place up with some pretty flowers. But don’t worry, if you don’t want to go out and buy some fresh flower, just make your own. I have found 18 fantastic spring flower crafts to make and do from crochet flowers to paining sunflowers with a fork. come take a little …
24 Simple and Easy Valentines Ideas
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With Valentines only a few days away, I thought I would share with you some easy and simple Valentines ideas that are great to do last minute. Her are 24 great ideas that I have found  Parfaits for your Sweetie from Bee in our Bonnet  Heart Bookmark from Wake and Whimsy  Cherry Jam Heart Pie Pots from The Sweetest Occasion …
12 Chocolate Chip Recipes
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Today is National Chocolate Chip Day. And to celebrate am sharing a round up of 12 delicious chocolate chip inspired recipes Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies Chewy Good Butterscotch Chocolate Chip Cookies Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies Scotcheroo Banana Bread Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies Mini Chocolate Pie Bites Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Chocolate Chip …
45 Rainy Day Activities
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Here in the UK it has done nothing but rain all year.Some places are so bad that 1,000’s of peoples home have flooded. So if you’re stuck in doors here are some great rainy day activities to do with your kids Paper Plate Lions Free Preschool Transportation Worksheets Coffee Filter Umbrellas Tie Dye Cupcakes Egg Carton Dragon Puppets Magic Painting …
25 Cute Penguin Things to Make and Do
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Did you know that it was National Penguin Awareness Day on 20th January? I love penguins, they are one of my favourite animals besides owls and to celebrate I’m sharing with you a round up of 25 Cute Penguin Things To Make & Do, which are perfect to make by yourself or with the kids.  Which ones will you be trying …
My Top 10 Posts of 2013
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Well, it’s here. The last day of the year. And looking back my blog has grown loads! 2013 for me personally as been a yo-yo of a year, started of great, managed to decorate my living room, then for the next few months money was tight. July was better and September was my best month. My little girl Caitlin was …
The Ultimate Halloween Round Up
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With Halloween less than a week away I thought I would share with you some of the best Halloween ideas I have found around blogland and pinterest.  I’ve found loads of fantastic ideas, from decorations and costumes to games and treats. There is bound to be something you like amongst all over these Spooktastic ideas in my ultimate Halloween round …
20 Easter Ideas!!!
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Easter is on it’s way and today I thought I would share with you 20 Easter ideas that I have found that I think would be perfect to try out. From Easter Baskets to Easter Cakes and Easter Egg Button Art to really fun and cute Easter bunny hats. Come take a look and let me know what you like …
8 Cute Valentine’s Printables
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Valentine Freebie from Digiart Cafe Edgar Allan Poe Quote free printable from Alderberry Hill valentines Cupcake Toppers from Pinch a Little Save a Lot free printable from Bonjour! Blog Sweetheart digital scrap paper from Paige and Brooke Valentine Matching Game Printable from I Heart Naptime Bursting with Happiness from Happy Clippings You’re the ‘Write’ One for me Printable from Poofy Cheeks Linking to some of these great parties …
14 Valentine’s Crafts
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Valentine’s heart to love wreath from Two Succulent Sisters Sweetheart Glitter Cottage from Sew Can Do Valentine Topiary from The NY Melrose Family Flower Heart Wreath from Bliss Bloom Blog Love Letters Art from One Tough Mom Paper Heart Valentines Wreath from Delicate Construction DIY Valentine Art from Sew Fantastic Valentine Heart Candle from Crafty Journal Valentine Washi tape Bottles from Vixen Made Valentine Mail Boxes from A Bowl Full …
14 Yummy Valentines Food Ideas
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Here are 14 yummy Valentines Food ideas. From heart shaped pizzas to Valentine gingerbread houses. There is something here for every one to enjoy. Which one to you fancy the most?   Strawberry Champagne Pancakes from Bacon Time with the Hungry Hypo   Valentines Heart Pita Pizza from Kitchen Fun with my 3 Sons   Mini Cheesecakes from The Wicked Noodle   Waffle Hearts from Cutest …
10 Kids Valentines Crafts
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Here are 10 fab and easy to make kids Valentines crafts. Which one is your favourite? Fingerprint Frame from mom on Timeout Valentine’s Salt Dough Hearts from Taming the Goblin Valentines Wreath for the Birds from Living and Learning at Home Stained Glass Valentine Window from Creative Family Fun Toilet Roll Heart Stamping from In Lieu of Preschool Valentine Bead Canvas from Bear Rabbit Bear Valentine …
20 Valentine’s Cupcakes, Muffins & Cookies
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Valentine’s Cake Balls from Mrs Fox’s Sweets Triple Strawberry Cupcakes from Shaken Together Double Heart Cookies from We Made That Be My Valentine Cookie Pops from Lady Behind the Curtain Valentines Cookies from The DIY Dreamer Conversation Hearts Brownie Bites from Food Family & Finds Valentines Cookies from Catch My Party Heart Cookies from Little Boutique Bakery Double Decker Stripy Valentines Cookies from Bake at 350 Fuzzy Valentine Cookies …
10 Kids Fall Crafts
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Need some inspiration to help you keep the kids entertained this Autumn/Fall? I have created a little round up of 10 kids fall crafts that you could do with your little ones. There is something every child will enjoy making. From collecting leaves and making some fun leaf collages to even making your own bug village from rocks, twigs and …
Top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas
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With Halloween not too far away, it’s time to find the perfect costume. What will you dress has this year? A scary zombie or maybe a superhero. Here are my top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas. Which one is your favourite? Princess Merida Costume from Sew Can Do Argh Me Matey! Pirate Costume from Crafty and Cooking Momma Mummy Costume from The High Flying Adventures of …
Top 10 Pumpkin Recipes
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Now that you have carved out your pumpkin and decorated it ready for Halloween you’ll be left with loads of pumpkin pulp and wondering what to do with it all. Well if you are here are 10 yummy pumpkin recipes to make so all the pumpkin doesn’t go to waste Pumpkin Muffins with Cinnamon Cream Cheese filling from Life {Made} Simple …
My Top 15 Ombre items
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I just love ombre!! and There’s lot’s of it about at the moment here’s my top 15 Source Baking with Blondie The Idea Room My Sister’s Suitcase Paisley & Polka Dot Threads  Etsy State of Unique  Source: urbanoutfitters.com via Natasha on Pinterest Ruffled Minkette Source: foreverwhiskeyornever.tumblr.com via Natasha on Pinterest Source: shop.nordstrom.com via Natasha on Pinterest Source: google.com via Natasha …
20 Summer Fun Ideas
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Great summer fun ideas Styrofoam Cup Sea Crabs from Crafts by Amanda Friendship Braclets from Honestly…WTF Felt Photo Frame Magnets from Lines Across Painted Rocks from In His Grace Fruit Kebabs from Quick Dish   Funfetti Cupcake Cones from Poofy Cheeks Frozen Fun from Counting Coconuts Fishing for Letters from Growing a Jeweled Rose Ice Cube Boats from Alphamom Pipe Cleaner Bubble Wands from Pink and Green Mama Bubble Prints …
Great Summer Picnic Foods
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Here’s are round up of some great summer picnic ideas from Taste from A Pinch of Joy from BBC Good Food from From the Hive from Mom on Timeout from A Pumpkin and a Princess from The Real Thing with the Coake Family from So Very Blessed from The Curvy Carrot from Gramma luvlee from Skinny Taste from Cooking with K Linking to some of these great parties