Product Review

She’s Got The Look – With JD Williams

The older I have got the more I have stopped following fashion trends, and realised I like to wear what I feel good in, as apposed to what the latest styles are. So when JD Williams contacted me and offered to gift me anything from their range I was spoilt for choice. I’ve also not […] Read more…

The Best Subscription Boxes Gift Guide

I love subscription boxes.  It’s a little treat each month delivered right to your door.  They make fantastic gifts and there are so many choices available so you can find something for even the really difficult to buy for. This is my rundown of just a few to try.  First up are my own personal […] Read more…

Nampa Party

Nampa Party – The Creative App For Kids

I have to admit I am really strict about my kids using devices.  Big has only just got his own tablet for his eighth birthday.  My dislike for them playing on devises has mainly been because of the games.  I find so many inappropriate because they seem too violent, or they are full of ads, […] Read more…

Saltrock kids t-shirts

Why Saltrock Kids T-Shirts Surprised Me

I’m not someone who is into designer clothes and brand names.  My experience is normally that they are very expensive and that the quality doesn’t always justify the price tag.  I’m more of the mentality of buying three items for the price of that one.   These thoughts particularly apply to buying clothes for my […] Read more…

fab little bag

The Fab Little Bag Every Girl Needs in Her Life

I have never been embarrassed to talk about periods.  Growing up, they were never a taboo subject in my house.  My Dad would quite happily pick me up sanitary towels from the supermarket, as would my husband now. I’m not ashamed of my period…  I started my periods at eleven, and was regular as clockwork […] Read more…

Tron Giveaway

Tron Portable Potty Giveaway

Kids need to pee at the most inconvenient times.  Times when there’s not a toilet in sight. Times when you are stuck in the car.  Or even when they should be walking down the aisle. Read The inconvenient times your kid needs to pee, about those times you really don’t need to hear “I need a […] Read more…

Emmy and the Whale front cover of book

Emmy And The Whale – Interview & Giveaway

If there is one thing that has always been consistent in our house, it’s the bedtime story. From when they were tiny, every night without fail, we read to our boys.   Like most parents I’ve lost track of the number of children’s stories I have read to my small people.  The favourites I know […] Read more…

Colage of images if the lakeland chair at a desk in a work from home environement

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…

Little Dish

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…

Unique Gift

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…

Nampa App

Nampa Tivoli Children’s App Review

The Nampa characters are back for more fun and games!     If you haven’t seen the Nampa Forest app you can read my review and interview with Sara Vilkko, the creator here.     Today Nampa are launching a brand new app: Nampa Tivoli.  It’s the same fun characters but with 6 new games to […] Read more…

Meet the Savior of Your Sanity

Most of the time our small people amaze us.  They make us laugh.  They fill us with pride. However there are times when they push us to the edge of our sanity.  Like a situation that requires them to have an ounce of patience.  Small people and patience go together like Katie Hopkins and tact.  Basically […] Read more…