Our visit to the White Water Rafting Centre

On Saturday 13th August Lee Valley Park, White Water Rafting Centre had an open day (I have previous written about this event) so we had a family day out to have a look for ourselves seeing as it is just on our doorstep. We arrived in the afternoon and got a taster of what itRead more

Pretty Raine – Inkless hand and Footprint Kit

When I first saw this product on Facebook I was very keen to try it out. Why? The answer is very simple I liked it and wanted to see if it worked. Now as you have probably already guessed from this blog I love doing arts and crafts, whether it be with Emmy or makingRead more

Hit Spring Water – Making Water Fun

I wonder how many parents are counting down the weeks and days until school starts again?  Hands up, I bet those of you with school aged children know the answer!   Remembering back to my Nannying days and thinking of the pressure we put ourselves under to make children’s lunches and lunch boxes fun, varied andRead more

Excercise after Breast Surgery

As you know Breast Cancer is close to my heart at the moment, I will not mention names as I don’t feel that is right however it is something as a family we are focused on and would like to raise awareness of. On the 8th August the BBC ran a story which states thatRead more

Julie Slater and Son – Make up bag/pencil case

When Julie asked me if I would like to review a cosmetic bag for her I jumped at the chance as i’m very girlie and always have a lippy, lip balm and eye liner at least dotted around my bag somewhere – where that is i’m never actually sure as they always get lost inRead more

Fun filled day at Lollibops

Our great day started with a very excited Emmy running around the house shouting ‘Choo Choo’ as I had told her we were going on a train ride.  This was to be Emmy’s first train journey, so off we went to Loughton station to head into London for the day. Emmy helped Daddy pay forRead more

Organix mighty meals

Due to my Nanny training and working inside family homes for many years I have always tried hard to make children’s food myself.  When Emmy came along this didn’t change however I was keen for her to be very versitile in her eating habits; so we could eat out, go away or have more choiceRead more