I’M A GIRLY DOLL REVIEW (AD)

I’M A GIRLY DOLL REVIEW (AD)

Let’s talk about dolls for a second.  When I found out I was going to have daughters I made a decision not to …
Best Christmas Gift Ideas For Kids 4-7 Years Old

Best Christmas Gift Ideas For Kids 4-7 Years Old

Hey everyone! Today I want to talk about Christmas presents as it always cheers me up.  I love helping Brook and Indie write their …
LeapFrog LeapStart Interactive Book Review

LeapFrog LeapStart Interactive Book Review

With Brook starting school this year we are super keen to find as many fun toys that aid her learning journey as possible.  That’…
Win a Holiday! Top Travel Giveaways From The Web

Win a Holiday! Top Travel Giveaways From The Web

Who doesn’t want to win a holiday or some cool travel gear? If you sad yes, then you are absolutely in the right …
The Difference Between Hate & a Mistake

The Difference Between Hate & a Mistake

You can never quite say what you want in 240 characters on Twitter so I wanted to share my full apology on the blog today. …
Happy 21st Birthday: A Letter To My Son

Happy 21st Birthday: A Letter To My Son

Dear son, How on earth are you turning 21 years old this week.  I have no idea where the years have gone, yet here we …
Personalised Festive Food & Drink Hamper Review + Discount Code

Personalised Festive Food & Drink Hamper Review + Discount Code

Nothing says Christmas quite like a festive hamper. They make great gifts for friends and family who, for one reason or another, deserve an …
Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Travel for me is about visiting incredible new places. In the early part of my life I really didn’t travel very far, but …
Disney on Ice Dream Big Review

Disney on Ice Dream Big Review

Hello Friends! Did you enjoy my Disney Princess Sing and Sparkle Ariel Doll Review yesterday? Well, I’ve got even more things Disney to …
Disney Princess Sing and Sparkle Ariel Doll Review

Disney Princess Sing and Sparkle Ariel Doll Review

Ariel from the Little Mermaid is one of the girls favourite Disney characters by far, so when the Disney Princess Sing and Sparkle Ariel …
Clever Tips For Enjoying Luxury Family Travel For Less

Clever Tips For Enjoying Luxury Family Travel For Less

‘Luxury’ and ‘family’ travel are not two things you often put together – in fact, it’s quite difficult to imagine how it would work! …
Twinlakes Park Review (Days Out With Kids)

Twinlakes Park Review (Days Out With Kids)

Family Day Out at Twinlakes Last half term the girls had an inset day following the week off.  I went online and had a …
A Sweet Visit to Choccywoccydoodah London (Review)

A Sweet Visit to Choccywoccydoodah London (Review)

When I travel to London with kids I know that at some point we are all going to need a little pick me up.  …
Hiring a Car vs Public Transport on Holiday: Which is Best?

Hiring a Car vs Public Transport on Holiday: Which is Best?

We all love a good holiday, but sometimes the amount of planning that goes into a successful trip abroad can take away from the …
Where To See Santa in Nottinghamshire

Where To See Santa in Nottinghamshire

Are you looking for places to visit Father Christmas in Nottinghamshire? If that is the case this is a great list to visit Santa …
3 Great Travel Inspired Kitchen Ideas

3 Great Travel Inspired Kitchen Ideas

If you are about to have a new kitchen it’s a fantastic time to bring your love of travel into the home. Food …
Things to do in Dubrovnik with Kids

Things to do in Dubrovnik with Kids

Not only is Dubrovnik a stunningly beautiful tourist destination but it’s also a fascinating place to visit with children.  If you have realised …
How to Save Money For Family Travel

How to Save Money For Family Travel

Family travel is a whole different ball game to life before kids isn’t it? When it was just you finding the money for …
Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas Review 2018

Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas Review 2018

Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas is back for 2018 and it’s the perfect day out for the festive season. We took Indie, 6 years old, …
Burp the Baby & Run Around Hamster Review + Giveaway

Burp the Baby & Run Around Hamster Review + Giveaway

Isn’t this time of year just perfect to add some new family games to your collection? We have been trying our 2 new games …
The Meaning Behind My Jewellery

The Meaning Behind My Jewellery

Wearing jewellery is something that has really changed for me over the years.  When I had more time on my hands I would change …
Christmas Gift Guide for Adults + Coffee Hamper Giveaway

Christmas Gift Guide for Adults + Coffee Hamper Giveaway

Hello readers! I’m sure you’ve noticed that Christmas is actually not that far away so I thought I’d share the first …
Did You Know Disney On Ice presents Dream Big is Coming to Nottingham

Did You Know Disney On Ice presents Dream Big is Coming to Nottingham

I’ve been keeping a little secret from Indie and Brook.  Very soon they are going to see Disney On Ice presents Dream Big …
Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Toy Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Toy Review

Unicorns are the must have toy this Christmas and we’ve been lucky enough to take a look at one of the latest to …
Surprising My Son at Uni With a Home Cooked Meal From The Co-op 

Surprising My Son at Uni With a Home Cooked Meal From The Co-op 

Do you remember a while back that we were getting ready to send teen back to university for his second year?  Well, I’m …
Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Currently in the news, there’s a bit of a strange political ordeal going on in Spain. It’s not something that has affected …
Why Personalised Travel Is Better Than Standard

Why Personalised Travel Is Better Than Standard

For most of our lives we will do what is standard. The first time you go on holiday, you do what everyone else has …
Going to London with the Family & Friends Railcard

Going to London with the Family & Friends Railcard

Right readers! Perhaps you can help me out here.  How on earth did I not know about the huge savings that can be made …
Roomzzz Aparthotel Review: A Family Stay in Chester

Roomzzz Aparthotel Review: A Family Stay in Chester

October half term meant the chance for the girls and I to enjoy a a short break in Chester with Roomzzz Aparthotel.   None of …
Things to Expect From Your Visit to Warners Brothers Studio Tours

Things to Expect From Your Visit to Warners Brothers Studio Tours

I start getting ready for Christmas in October, so you won’t be shocked to know that I like to know what to expect …

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