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
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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
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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 …
New Playmobil Ghostbusters Range Review
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Introducing the new Playmobil Ghostbusters range! Playmobil have just released their very first licensed product range and it’s none other than Ghostbusters! As Playmobil are a top manufacturer within preschool toys, it’s no surprise that this new range went down well with my kids. Playmobil as always been one of my kids top toys to play with (and mine) and the …
My May Book Reviews
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Well, well, well. What a terrible blogger I am. I started my monthly reads post last June and since then I have only done 3! Yes just 3. It’s been a year and I should have 12 of these posts up, but no, this one is only my third. Seriously, though, I don’t know where the time has gone. It …
How to Work Out Without Leaving the House
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Working out at home is no longer about cheesy aerobics videos or lifting cans of beans; it’s not even about doing a hundred crunches, squats and push ups. There are now plenty of creative, fun and effective ways of working out without even stepping out of your front door, and they’re just as legitimate as going to the gym. Whether …
These Tricks are Vital to Maintaining Long, Healthy Hair
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These Tricks Are Vital to Maintaining Long, Healthy Hair Your hair is a big part of your identity. When it is shiny and healthy looking, you feel great about yourself. That’s why “a great hair day” is a thing. But, when all of the washing and styling and products leave you with limp, frizzy, or damaged hair, it’s a real …
Magic Tracks with Motorised Car Review
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My youngest boy loves playing with his cars, so when we was sent this Magic Tracks set to review, I knew start away he would love it. I wasn’t wrong. As soon as he saw it he couldn’t wait to get started building his very own track. And the great thing about this track is that all pieces are flexible …
April 2017 Degustabox Review
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What an eventful month I have had. End of April and beginning of May has just been so hectic for me. Been having a few problems with both of my boys, but will talk about that if a different post. I have not been feeling too good either, my thyroid has been acting up and life just seems to be …
Buying Smaller Clothes to Help Motivate us to Lose Weight
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My husband has always been on the big size. In fact he struggles with his weight and he often yo-yo’s up and down. For a few weeks he will be binge drinking, over eating on takeaways, staying up late on his PS4, not doing much exercise at all. Then he will decide to try to get healthy and he will …
Jack N’ Jill Kids Toothpaste & Accessories Review
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Looking after your little ones teeth is one of the most important things for them. With all the sweets and sugary drinks that our kids often have these days it’s really important to make sure that they brush their teeth at least twice a day. My kids don’t like mint toothpaste, so I often buy them flavoured ones. Jack N’ …
Let’s Explore Activity Books Review
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A few weeks ago we were sent some Let’s Explore books from Lonely Planet. There are 6 books in the series, Jungle, Ocean, Safari, Desert, Mountain and City. Each book includes over 250 stickers and are full of facts, fun puzzles, colouring pages and of course stickers to add the books are really fab. Each one focus on a different …
LOL Surprise Doll Review + Giveaway
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LOL Surprise dolls come in a ball that has 7 layers and you have to unwrap each layer to get a surprise. In the first layer there is secret message, then the second layer is some cute collectable stickers, third layer is a water bottle, next is some shoes, then the outfit, then comes the accessories and layer 7 is …
Cute Warmies Plush Puppy Review + Giveaway
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When it’s cold at night I have always liked to put a hot water bottle in my bed to keep my feet warm. But once about 2 years ago, I made my bottle up and got in bed and was just about to drift to sleep when I felt something wet and starting to burn me through my pyjamas. That’s …
My Perfect Ultimate Spa Day
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Ok, before I start this post, let me tell you a little secret. I have never, ever in my life been to a spa. To be quite honest I have never really had the urge to go as I am quite a shy person and I would feel a little embarrassed walking around in just a robe. But since I …
Stickerbomb Journal Review and Giveaway
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I have got a thing for notebooks and journals, I have quite a few of them and it looks as if my daughter Caitlin (7) has too. Every time I get a new notebook she is trying to nick it of me. So I was so glad when I was asked if my kids would like to review some Stickerbomb …
March Degustabox – The Easter Box
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I hope you all had a lovely Easter. We did, the kids got loads of yummy Easter eggs and treats and another yummy Easter treat was this month Degustabox. March’s Degustabox was actually the Easter box. I think this box may be my favourite so far but the only disappointment was no Easter themed treats. Although it did contain chocolate, …
Yummy Easter Treats 2017
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My second favourite holiday after Christmas has got to be Easter. My kids have eggs from me, their auntie, Nana and grandma, so they get at least 4 eggs each, while me on the other hand gets nothing. Each year I always say I will treat myself to a nice luxury egg, but it never happens. I normally just get …