• Family,  Review

    Birthday Gift Ideas for a 4 Year Old Boy

    What on earth do you buy a 4 year old boy who is into everything?? Well, I’m here to help out, I have a selection of great gift ideas. Hallmark I’m starting with a different kind of gift first as I think this is just as important as a present. Cards – you have to get it right! Hallmark have a fantastic selection of birthday cards for little ones and you cannot go wrong with choosing a superhero card to impress the biggest Avengers or Marvels fan. The cards are of excellent quality and come in an array of designs, they have cards to; Grandson, Brother, Son, Cousin and Nephew.…

  • Family

    Happy 3rd Birthday Charlie

    So today I officially am a mummy to a 3 year old, wth! The last 3 years have been a whirlwind of emotions, milestones, tantrums and fun, I can’t quite wrap my head around the fact we have well and truly left the newborn/baby stage, waved goodbye to the toddler days and are now entering the preschool years. I’m sad about all of this obviously as I’m not having any more children, on one hand I would love another baby I’m super broody as there seems to be babies everywhere at the minute but on the other hand I’m totally done with the sleepless nights, endless night feeds, engorged leaky…

  • Family

    Birthday Week!

    What an eventful week we had last week – birthday week! Our Sunday kicked off with a huge birthday party for Amelie, she’s never had a proper party before so we did it in style. We hired a hall, booked a disco, booked our local fish & chip shop to cater for us and I went to town on glo sticks, balloons, cakes and party cones. Amelie had a fantastic time with all her friends, I think we had around 26 children in total. It was so much fun but I think next year we will spend the money on a weekend away maybe, something more low key and less hectic!…

  • Review

    Caketoppers Personalised Cupcakes – Review

    Birthdays, Christmas, Easter, Valentine’s Day, Wednesdays, it really doesn’t matter – I love cake on any occasion. So I was very excited to be sent a couple of fantastic personalised cupcakes to review. As it was Amelie’s 5th birthday this week I thought what better way to celebrate than with personalised birthday cupcakes, what 5 year old wouldn’t love a cake with their face on it on their big day?  The company Caketoppers specialises in cakes, cupcakes and printed icing edible toppers. You can personalise them with your photo, logo or message and can choose from chocolate cake or classic sponge cake. Both of which are absolutely delicious! My children are fussy with…