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Getting Our Groove on With Beat Bugs

Kids television programs have been viewed in out house as a necessary evil.  Necessary so I can prepare dinner, attempt to clean something, respond to a message from my neglected friends, or even pee in peace. Evil?  Evil due to the fact that any important information in my head (mainly related to any ability to […] Read more…

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Lakeland Furniture Giveaway

Lakeland Furniture offer a wide range of stylish furniture for your home at affordable prizes. They recently sent me this very stylish and comfortable DSW Replica Dining Chair which you can read about in my pros and cons of working from home. I use my chair as my office chair and it’s perfect.  It also […] Read more…

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The Recipe For A Perfect Summer

Editorial With the long six weeks summer holiday looming ahead of us, parents everywhere are wondering how to keep the small people entertained and happy.  Look no further than this simple recipe for the perfect family summer.   Ingredients: Small people.  (The quantity may vary according to your liking, as long as they are aged […] Read more…

Kaya Jewellery Giveaway

Kaya make beautiful jewellery for baby, child and mum.  They have a wonderful range of bracelets and necklaces that would make wonderful keepsakes. I’m thrilled to be able to offer my readers the chance to win a £50 voucher to spend at Kayajewellery.co.uk Enter now for your chance to win.     Kaya Jewellery Giveaway […] Read more…

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Storytime Magazine Review

I don’t know many parents who are fans of kids magazines.  Personally I find them overpriced, they don’t entertain the kids for very long, and I don’t find that they encourage reading.  And don’t get me started on the cheap plastic tat that comes with them.  Which is also near on impossible to remove without tearing […] Read more…

Plan Your Perfect Party – Giveaway

At the end of this month my blog will be two.  If my actual two year old is anything to go by, the next year is going to be full of lots of tantrums and sitting on the floor in a ‘we shall not be moved’ style protest.  I shall aim to keep things more […] Read more…

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Rainy Day Movies

There’s nothing like a rainy day to bring on the cries of every parents nightmares, “I’m bored.”  But Netflix is my savior with the promise of a family movie.   Top tip: Watch your family movie in the afternoon so you can use the promise of watching it as bribery for good beahviour all morning. […] Read more…

Spring Clean Giveaway With Dr. Beckmann

Sunshine and showers means that Spring is in the air.  My boots are ready to be retired for a few months in favour of flip flops and I’ve already purchased some new sunnies. I’m also in the midst of Spring Clean fever.  I’ve even been cleaning my carpets to a standard Sir Clean Pro would […] Read more…

Eternity Rose Giveaway

  Win this beautiful 24 karat gold-dipped rose from Eternity Rose.       Each rose is a real rose that has been dipped in gold and comes with an authenticity certificate and is presented in a stylish leather case.   It’s a beautiful keepsake for yourself, or a gift for a special occasion.   […] Read more…

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£100 Giveaway with DC Super Hero Girls

  I know an actual real life Super Hero.  She can simultaneously cook dinner, whilst helping with homework, adverting near disaster with toddler cupboard emptying, and respond to e-mails at the same time.  She rocks a messy-bun and goes by the name of Supermum.     But because Supermum is so busy serving and protecting […] Read more…

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Healthy Snacks for Superheros

  A Review of Little Dish Go Gos   I have a confession.  It’s not something I am proud of.  I was once a smug mum.  I know, it’s horrible.   In my defense, I was clueless and didn’t know any better.   I was smug because the big one loves fruit.  grapes, apples, bananas, […] Read more…

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Marking The Occasion – The Telegram Office

    The Telegram Office is a company that unsurprisingly creates telegrams.   It’s incredibly simple to do, you select your design from their website, type your message and order.  Each telegram is £5.95 including postage.     They are a really special way to commemorate a special occasion.  Whether it is birth announcements or […] Read more…

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Trespass Children’s Rain Suit Giveaway

Peppa Pig and her muddy puddles have a lot to answer for.   Case in point..     It took over 15 minutes to convince him to back away from the puddle and carry on with our Sunday stroll.  Bribery is not yet having any effect on him!   Due to the unrelenting desire of […] Read more…

Cheer Up It’s Blue Monday!

  Today is Blue Monday.  Apparently the most depressing day of the year.  So here are my top 5 things that cheer me up when I feel blue…   1 Chocolate Do I need to say anymore? Chocolate is always there for you.  And it doesn’t judge you.   2 Stationery I know it’s a […] Read more…

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