Reality of Christmas as a lone parent

Reality of Christmas as a lone parent I do not know what other lone parents feel but my reality of Christmas is moody. I am going to attempt explaining my mood over the festive season. It started with such positivity, joy in bringing the magic of Christmas to our home for my children, but as the days ticked Read More …

Best Boots Ever!

Best Boots Ever!   Best Boots Ever, are made by Hotter. Seriously I tell no word of a lie, I have found them, after searching high and low. After years of trying so many different brands and styles. My feet are now the happiest they have ever been. All thanks to Hotter a British family Read More …

Brightlings Doll review

Brightlings Doll review Isabella was sent a Purple Brightlings doll, by Spin Master to test out and review. Brightlings come in three lovely colours, Purple, Pink and Teal. The dolls can say over 100 words. They are quite interactive, very simple to use with only three main functions. Pressing her hand to choose between, Play, Read More …

Win a Thornton’s’ Chocolate Advent Calendar

Win a Thornton’s Chocolate Advent Calendar Advent Calendar time, a reason to realise it is that time of year again, you know the word in our home we say with a whisper, but now can almost say it out loud, it is beginning to feel like Christmas. I love, in fact I can speak for Read More …

Project Mc2 H2o Car #STEAMday

Project Mc2 H2o Car #STEAMday is November 8th helping to inspire kids to explore and pursue their interests in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. We were asked if we would like to test drive a fabulous sports car for #STEAMday! Test Drive, our family love cars and I love driving of course, how could we Read More …

This Christmas will be Different!

This Christmas will be different! This Christmas will be different, for various reasons. The main reason is, my children do not need so many gifts, so many plastic toys and electronics.. Is any one else tired of hearing that their children NEED everything on the adverts. Television adverts have a lot to answer for! This Read More …

Build A Bear Workshop at home

Build A Bear Workshop My children love going to visit Build A Bear We were delighted to discover they have a new home edition of the Build A Bear Workshop, including a Stuffing Station. It is not always convenient  to be able to visit one of the Build A Bear shops, so this is the perfect Read More …

Mystyle Keepsake Locket

A Keepsake Locket by MyStyle If anyone knows Isabella my daughter, then you know that she adores all arts and crafts, she is my arty one as we say. Isabella was sent by the wonderful people of Interplay to test out this MyStyle Craft of a jewellery making set, Isabella was over the moon when Read More …