Clangers Home Planet Playset Review

Share This: Clangers have been a huge hit with my daughter since they returned to television on CBeebies earlier this year.  She watches them every morning before nursery and she loves her Tiny Clanger and Soup Dragon that she received for a review a few months ago.

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#MyFavouritePost #25

Share This: Our linky hosted by me, Ickle Pickle and the lovely Zena from Zenas Suitcase is here again! This linky #MyFavouritePost is for you to link up any post, old or new, about anything, a review, competition, sponsored post or just a post that you want to share because you love it! The linky is growing every week and…

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Be A Superhero With Ella’s Kitchen New Snacks

Share This: Ella’s Kitchen are one of our favourite brands of children’s snacks.  My children need refuelling mid morning and in the afternoon, and I try my best to keep their snacks varied, healthy and interesting.  When Ella’s Kitchen got in touch to say they had a new range, especially for bigger kids, we had to give them a try.…

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My Weekly Photo

Share This: This week, after attending the Lands’ End event my exhaust broke.  I was driving back from Oakham and I could here a sound that reminded me of a Formula 1 racing car.  Seeing as I was in a Corolla, it didn’t seem quite right.  When I pulled up onto the drive at home, my husband was at the window…

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Help TKMaxx Give Up Clothes For Good

Share This: When my teen went back to school a few weeks ago, we received the usual letters home asking for us to provide emergency contacts and details of information evenings that were planned.  The usual stuff that kids and parents have to sort at the beginning of school.  There was another letter though, that wasn’t the usual kind of letter the school…

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5 Awesome Parenting Quotes

Share This: I’ve stumbled across many parenting quotes over the years about having children, some I’ve completed disregarded, some have resonated with me, and some just make me smile. As parents we all need a a few kind words, or snippets of inspiration to give us some kind of clue that we might be on the right parenting track. Here are…

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Lands’ End Autumn/Winter & Kids Collections

Share This: Lands’ End UK are very much a new brand to me, but they have made a very big impression.  I recently attended their headquarters in Oakham with a group of bloggers to find out more about them, and I really liked what I learned.  Lands’ End UK are certainly going to be featuring in my family’s wardrobe for…

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Our Date Night

Share This: A date night in our house was long over due.  Daddy and I spend a lot of time at our computers which is sadly the downside of being me being a blogger and my husband being a software engineer.  It felt like we were due to spend sometime nurturing our relationship. Now that autumn is here, TV gets a…

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#MyFavouritePost #24

Share This: Our linky hosted by me, Ickle Pickle and the lovely Zena from Zenas Suitcase is here again! This linky #MyFavouritePost is for you to link up any post, old or new, about anything, a review, competition, sponsored post or just a post that you want to share because you love it! The linky is growing every week and…

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Giveaway: Win £150 Smyth Toys Vouchers Competition

Share This: Scooby Doo was one of my favourite cartoons growing up, and I remember having my very own Mystery Machine.  I loved the puzzle solving aspect and the spooky mysteries Scooby Doo and the gang would get caught up in.  I would try and work out the mystery, but never seemed to be quite as clever as Velma or…

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Grass At Nottingham Lakeside Theatre

Share This: I took my 3 year old to see Grass at Lakeside Theatre this weekend.  She was very excited as she enjoy’s the theatre a lot and Nottingham Lakeside is one of our very favourite places. We left Daddy and Little Pudding at home as I don’t think the 1 year old would have sat still like she used to now that…

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My Weekly Photo

Share This: Princess and I have been of on our travels again.  This weekend we were invited to Land’s End to find out all about their autumn/winter collections and back to school ranges for kids.  We had an awesome time, I got to discover a great quality clothes line, and Princess got to have a lot of fun in the…

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5 Ideas For An 18th Birthday Celebration

Share This: December is a big month for us.  Not only do we have Christmas, but it’s also teens birthday.  This year it’s a pretty big deal too.  It’s his 18th birthday, and I’m racking my brains as to how we can celebrate in style. There is always a party of course, but I’m after something a bit different.  Something…

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Enjoying Play Group Together

Share This: Recently I’ve been thinking about how to keep the girls busy through the autumn.  There is a little part of me that is sad about the wet and cold weather coming, and getting them out to the park becomes not being quite so easy. One thing I haven’t been doing with the both of them over the summer…

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Gift Ideas For Stationery Lovers & Giveaway

Share This: If you, or someone you know loves stationery then I really have to introduce you to Honey Tree Post.  They make some of the most beautiful bespoke stationery I’ve ever seen.   They have also packaged some of their best greetings cards, note-lets and gift tags into two stunning monthly subscription boxes for die hard stationery lovers and some landed right…

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