Our Dream Pet Makes It All Better With Petplan

Our Dream Pet Makes It All Better With Petplan

My 3 year old daughter has been ill for weeks in one form or another.  As soon as the cold weather set in so did …
Buying The Perfect Gift

Buying The Perfect Gift

My husband literally despairs at this time of year.  While he loves Christmas, when it comes to shopping and present ideas he doesn’t …
Celebrating Shopping Local in Nottingham

Celebrating Shopping Local in Nottingham

Nottingham is an incredibly unique city in that it is brimming with independently owned shops and businesses.  In some areas,  you will probably find …
Get In The Christmas Spirit With These Fun Activities

Get In The Christmas Spirit With These Fun Activities

With Christmas only around the corner, you might be on the hunt for fun and exciting things for the whole family to enjoy as …
A Brilliant Christmas Night Out With Bierkeller Nottingham

A Brilliant Christmas Night Out With Bierkeller Nottingham

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t go into town as much as I used to.  In fact it’s …
Top Gifts and Gadgets From Amazon for Christmas

Top Gifts and Gadgets From Amazon for Christmas

Amazon has been dominating the list of online retailers for a few years now so there’s no doubt it’s going to be …
Takeaway Ordering App Helps Feed Hungry Children

Takeaway Ordering App Helps Feed Hungry Children

Hands up if you love ordering takeaway? I know we love to have takeaway every now and again with Chinese and pizza being right …
Eden Hall Spa Day Review (What To Expect)

Eden Hall Spa Day Review (What To Expect)

As you might already know, I’m a huge fan of the Eden Hall Spa Day.  When I was given the opportunity to go …
Introducing Our Dream Horse With Petplan Equine Horse Insurance

Introducing Our Dream Horse With Petplan Equine Horse Insurance

When you ask a child to draw a picture, you can be pretty sure something very creative is about to happen.  I set my …
6 Ways For Mums To Feel More Confident In Swimwear

6 Ways For Mums To Feel More Confident In Swimwear

There’s no doubt that having children can really change a women’s body.  Most Mums gain a little weight during pregnancy and some …
Working From Home Tips – 3 Ways To Create Calm

Working From Home Tips – 3 Ways To Create Calm

I really appreciate not being in an office anymore, so today I wanted to share some working from home tips with you all.  My …
Luxury Gifts For Her + 10% Debenhams Discount Code

Luxury Gifts For Her + 10% Debenhams Discount Code

Hello again readers!  I’m really sorry for mentioning the C word twice in one week, but Christmas is a big deal right?  As …
Get #Ribenary And Doodle Your World This Summer

Get #Ribenary And Doodle Your World This Summer

I have been drinking Ribena for years, and it’s a drink I still enjoy as a juicy refreshing summer thirst quencher.  There’s …
How to Create a Home Fit for Socialising

How to Create a Home Fit for Socialising

Whether it’s your first home, or the house that you have been living in for a while, having a place fit for socialising …
Slimming World Syns List (Free Printable Download)

Slimming World Syns List (Free Printable Download)

I’ve lost my focus with Slimming World recently and I’m trying to get back on track.  I haven’t been staying to …
CLOSED A More Active Family With Ice-Watch Timepieces + #Giveaway #Competition

CLOSED A More Active Family With Ice-Watch Timepieces + #Giveaway #Competition

Do you find getting the family to exercise more can be hard sometimes?  We have struggled to get everyone in the family to improve …
Rediscovering Family Fun at Rushcliffe Country Park

Rediscovering Family Fun at Rushcliffe Country Park

Rushcliffe Country Park is definitely our favourite place to take the kids near to our home, but it dawned on us today that we …
5 Ways To Add A Little Luxury To Your Summer #WorldGinDay #Fentimans

5 Ways To Add A Little Luxury To Your Summer #WorldGinDay #Fentimans

The summer isn’t just about going on holiday and spending time on the beach.  It’s also about making the most of the …
AA Car Genie – The New Way To Prevent Car Breakdowns

AA Car Genie – The New Way To Prevent Car Breakdowns

My friend recently had to hire a Virginia car accident lawyer after she had a car crash and it made me think about my …
Relaxing With The Best Of British Spa Day at Eden Hall Spa

Relaxing With The Best Of British Spa Day at Eden Hall Spa

Eden Hall Spa is a very special place and I was delighted to be invited back to review their Best of British spa day …
The Ultimate Guide For Moving To A New Job

The Ultimate Guide For Moving To A New Job

Are you going to be moving soon as you’ve recently been picked up a new job? Firstly, congratulations, that’s awesome news!  It’…
Need Help Looking For a Venue For a Work Function?

Need Help Looking For a Venue For a Work Function?

Are you the person that everyone goes to when they want something organising?  Do you get asked for recommendations for places to go for …
Is #SearchingYourSymptoms Online Always A Good Thing? @LloydsOnlineDoc

Is #SearchingYourSymptoms Online Always A Good Thing? @LloydsOnlineDoc

The internet can give us useful medical knowledge, which we can find empowering especially when it comes to booking our holidays or travelling to …
Things to Consider Before Moving with your Kids to Another Country

Things to Consider Before Moving with your Kids to Another Country

Moving to a new country with your family can be thrilling and fun, but also hectic and nerve wracking. So even though you loved …
Driving Experience Days Out Ideas

Driving Experience Days Out Ideas

Many people enjoy driving, but no everyday journey can beat a special driving experience. The main problem that people have is that it is …
3 Ideas for Celebrating National Random Acts of Kindness Day

3 Ideas for Celebrating National Random Acts of Kindness Day

This year, National Random Acts of Kindness Day falls on 17 February – a whole day dedicated to carrying out good deeds. With so much going …
Which Bike Did I Love In The 80’s #ForLifesJourneys @Halfords_uk

Which Bike Did I Love In The 80’s #ForLifesJourneys @Halfords_uk

One thing that I have vivid memories of from growing up is learning to ride a bike.  I learnt to ride one summer, in …
Are You Wasting Your Time With The London Underground?

Are You Wasting Your Time With The London Underground?

When I visit London these days, I quite enjoy going on the London Underground.  My daughter loves the underground trains in the tunnels, and …
How I’m Feeling After Seeing My Dad

How I’m Feeling After Seeing My Dad

When Daddy got back from America. I told him I was going to see my Dad.  It wasn’t something we had really spoke …
Some Musings On Religion and Play Group

Some Musings On Religion and Play Group

Religion isn’t something I often talk about, but something happened this week and I have a few things to get off my chest.  …

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