Review

Tin of Gin – Review

I’m going to start by being completely honest with you, I have tried gin about twice in my life. Once when I was in the pub drinking (that did not end well), the other time was at Christmas, I had a mini bottle and drank it neat – yuk! I was starting to think I wasn’t cut out for this…

Continue Reading

Review

Willow & Wild Box

From an early age I have encouraged both Amelie and Charlie to be creative, they really enjoy getting crafty, messy and exploring nature. So when Willow & Wild Box got in touch to see if we wanted to review a box I was very happy to accept. Willow & Wild Box is a subscription service aimed at 3 – 8…

Continue Reading

Days Out

Birthday Weekend – Plymouth Adventures

We spent the weekend in Plymouth celebrating Amelie’s and my birthday early. Instead of throwing a big party like we did last year we decided to book a hotel and spend some time as a family – it was brilliant! We chose the Jurys Inn, Plymouth as it was close to the shopping centre and all other amenities. My two…

Continue Reading

Gift Guides

Birthday Gift Ideas for a 6 Year Old Girl

A birthday in January is always tricky, children get lots of gifts for Christmas and so ideas for birthday presents can often be challenging. Fear not, I have a fantastic gift guide for you – not just for a January birthday – aimed at what to buy a 6 year old girl. LOL SUPRISE – £10 You cannot go wrong…

Continue Reading

Review

Siblings by Linda Blair – Book Review

Siblings by Linda Blair is a fantastic bible for any parent who has (or is thinking of having) more than one child. The book is based upon scientific  research and written by a clinical psychologist. Linda’s approach to the often difficult and draining problems that arise with raising siblings is positive and rational. She doesn’t portray sibling rivalry as a…

Continue Reading

Diet

Foods We Have Been Loving During January

I’m not going to lie, I think about food all the time – what’s for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. I like finding new healthy(ish) snacks and lunches for the family, I’m really getting into buying “free from” foods as I feel they are kinder on my tummy. I rarely get bloated after eating them and they taste so good.…

Continue Reading

Giveaway

**GIVEAWAY CLOSED** BioCare Adult & Child Supplements

It is sadly that time of year again where every little germ rises from hibernation and attaches itself to everything, the winter bugs are upon us and I for one will try anything to prevent getting sick. We have not had the best start to the school year, since September our household has suffered from sickness bugs, tonsillitis, ear infections, croup, high…

Continue Reading

Monthly Favourites

December Favourites – Christmas Presents

December was full of festive cheer and tons of gifts, I’ve shared some of the children’s favourite Christmas present they received. BARBIE NEWBORN PUPS This was the only toy Amelie asked for this Christmas. She is obsessed with Barbies and has played with the Barbie Newborn Pups ever since she opened it. I didn’t have high hopes for this toy…

Continue Reading

Mummy Life

Holiday Blues

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and a super New Year’s Eve. It is the eve before the children return to school and Mr K returns to work, I’ve got to say I am so sad that the Christmas holidays are over – I have the holiday blues. Come Friday, we will have forgotten all…

Continue Reading