What’s in your handbag?

 That is a question being asked by Money Supermarket in their latest blogger competition.   Well since having kids I no longer use a handbag and everything is thrown neatly tidied away in my changing bag.   So in answer to that question I’ve emptied it out and here is what is contained:  Read more

Personalised Hair Clip Plaque – Review

It’s a girl thing! Masses of hairbands, bows, hair clips and accessories. I can’t help myself, nor can Emmy and neither can Nanny.  Every time we go out we seem to accumulate more and for a good reason – Emmy is always loosing them! I must have brought 100’s of hair clips and hair accessories overRead more

Free printable father’s day cards – thank goodness as I forgot!

I spent so long this week making our father’s day gifts, personalising and making special that I forgot about cards.  We usually make our own however it was late today that I remembered that I have actually forgotten. Yes I know I could go out and buy one tomorrow however that’s just not me –Read more

How to make Veggie Patch Markers

These are really easy to make markers which are now helping us to identify our veggies. What you need are: Lolly Sticks Card Felt Pens Cellotape or laminator Scissors I started off by cutting squares of white card out and writing the vegetable names on them. Emmy then drew or helped to draw some ofRead more

Project Grow your own – progress report

Emmy is loving being in the garden, digging, planting and watering and every day she has been reminding me to ‘check her flowers’ and see if we can eat them yet. I’m not entirely sure she realises what we are growing but she can definitely see the progress they are making. We have gone fromRead more

Can you keep a secret? Look at our home-made father’s day gifts

We have been busy preparing for Father’s Day – which incase you have forgotten is on Sunday, this Sunday 16th June! We love to create our own gifts and try to do something new each year so this year Emmy has made a special mug for Daddy at school. A few weeks ago Emmy cameRead more

New Summer PJ’s from Minene – review

Emmy seems to have had another growth spurt over night and none of her pyjama’s fit her. It was around the same day that we were sent some lovely new summery ones by Minene. When they arrived thy came in a beautiful organza bag which could be reused for other presents at a later date.Read more