The Best Ways to Solve Disputes with your Neighbours
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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
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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
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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
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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 …
July’s Review Round Up
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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
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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
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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
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
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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 …
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. …
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 …
Splashlings – An Ocean Full of Friends Review & Giveaway
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Splashlings are set to be the must have toy this summer. Splashlings are tiny mermaids and ocean friends that you can collect and play with. There are over 100 different Splashlings to collect. We got to try out one of the playsets ‘The Medical Clinic’ along with a Splashlings Mermaid & Friends 12 pack.     You can see us …
Baby Born Puppy Doodle Review
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Meet our newest addition to our family. His name is Snowy and he is a cute little puppy from the Baby Born range by Zapf Creation. I have just seen on the website that this Baby Born Puppy Doodle real name is ‘Charlie’ so my daughter will not be happy about that. ‘Snowy’ comes with a bone, a feeding bottle …
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 …
May’s Picnic Degustabox Review
Food
Remember how I said my last month’s Degustabox was a bit hit and miss for me, well this month’s box is a total hit! May’s box is the Picnic Degustabox and has loads of yummy things in. And also contains my favourite alcoholic drink ever, so very happy about that. Watch the video below of me opening the box and …
Our Trip to Cosmo Derby Review
day trips
My sister is always on about Cosmo in Derby. She has been loads of time with her partner and kids and also my mum. She has asked us to go with them a few times, but the days she always decides to go on are when my husband is at work or we have no spare money to go. So …
7 Fab Father’s Day Gifts
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With Father’s Day less than a week away it’s time to make sure you have bought your dad the perfect gift. If your dad is like mine, then he is very hard to buy for as he as everything already. But I have put together these 7 fab Father’s Day gifts which I guarantee your dad or husband will love …
Hotel Chocolat Father’s Day Treats + giveaway
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Hotel Chocolat Father’s Day Treats If you are a regular reader of my blog then you will know that Hotel Chocolat is my absolutely favourite brand of chocolates. I love the taste of them and the different varieties. They have got some yummy Father’s day treats too. I got to take a look at three of their Father’s Day boxes …