Cards from Choosey Review & Giveaway

I am not usually one for sending Christmas cards – I start with good intentions by buying them then they sit on my kitchen worktop unwritten until the very last minute and then of course it is too late to post them. Every year I try to organise myself but with just SO much toRead more

Disney on Ice presents Frozen Review

On Wednesday the children finished School for Christmas, It also happened to be my Birthday which gave the perfect cover for a big surprise for the kids. They thought we were heading out for dinner as a Birthday treat taking Emmy’s best friend with us. We were actually heading to The O2 for the openingRead more

Bayard Magazine Review & Giveaway

It is no secret that my children love magazines, I’ve written about it on many occasions however I have stopped buying them weekly (this used to be the children’s Friday after school treat) because whenever they choose they opt for the toy they want most and not the magazine they would read. In fact weeksRead more

A Wicked Day out at the Theatre

This weekend Emmy and I left the boys at home and headed off to the West End with my Sister and Niece, our destination was to the Apollo Victoria Theatre to see Wicked. This was a musical I first saw when it hit the stage 10 years ago, a leaving present from my old family I NanniedRead more

Brio Firefighter Set Review

Harry absolutely loves Firemen, I’m not sure if it’s the love of the Fire Engines themselves or the hoses or of course the idea of putting out the fires which he loves the most but he adores everything about them. He can often be found running around the house trying to put out fires (pretendRead more

Joint presents, collections, charity donations – can help

There have been times when I have been collecting for friends presents, leaving presents, baby gifts etc. and I’ve taken charge of collection the money from others to buy this gift.  This can always be tricky as no-one really wants to be sending their bank details out over texts or emails, I’ve not seen thoseRead more

Less mess is always a winner in this house #RibenaMinis

Ribena Minis less mess

I am pretty sure I am not alone here, I hate taking drinks out for the children in my bag as I have lost count of the amount of times they’ve not put the lid back on their drinks and it’s spilled out all over the contents at the bottom of my bag, and the firstRead more

Legoland with younger children – Review

As you know we are extremely thrilled to be working with Merlin Annual Pass this year as an Ambassador. With our Merlin Annual Passes we have had so much fun this year, and one of the places we keep returning to is LEGOLAND. Now LEGOLAND is around an hours drive away for us so we have been aRead more