Glimmies Rainbow Friends Collectable Toy (REVIEW)

Glimmies Rainbow Friends Collectable Toy (REVIEW)

The girls have wanted their own Glimmies toys for a long time now so when we received an email asking us if we would …
Tinsy Winsy Weeny Tot Dolls Review

Tinsy Winsy Weeny Tot Dolls Review

With my 3 year old daughter having to spend two weeks at home after her recent operation, we have very much been in the market …
How To Use The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition To Help Kids At School

How To Use The Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition To Help Kids At School

If you are thinking of buying a tablet for your children I don’t think you can go far wrong with the Amazon Fire …
Look it’s the Shnooks! Toy Review

Look it’s the Shnooks! Toy Review

Have you seen the Shnooks toys advert on TV yet? My guess is that if you have young children it might have caught your …
Will Kids Like Wagamama? (REVIEW)

Will Kids Like Wagamama? (REVIEW)

I personally love Wagamama, and I really want my kids to love it too.  The food is always fresh, healthy and super tasty and …
Back To School Essentials With Smiggle

Back To School Essentials With Smiggle

When my daughter started school last year there were a few tips I had forgotten about buying school stationary and equipment.  Bearing in mind …
Places To Eat in Bath: Jamie’s Italian Review

Places To Eat in Bath: Jamie’s Italian Review

Our arrival in Bath was a little bit stressful to say the least. I was not at all prepared for the restrictive one way …
Summer Adventures With Teva Sandals – Review

Summer Adventures With Teva Sandals – Review

When it comes to great kids sandals I really think Teva have really got things sewn up.  We shared with you last year just …
One Happy Little Girl With Debenhams Back To School Range @Debenhams #BackToSchool

One Happy Little Girl With Debenhams Back To School Range @Debenhams #BackToSchool

The kids will be back to school in a few weeks, and we’ve been topping up with some essential items before we start …
We LOVE Peppa’s Family Home Playset

We LOVE Peppa’s Family Home Playset

You might wonder why I talk about our favourite toys on the blog, but when I get an email asking if we’d like …
Princess Elza Back To School Shoes From Start-Rite

Princess Elza Back To School Shoes From Start-Rite

I’ll be bringing you a few posts talking about the brands we are loving for those important back to school purchases this year.  …
My Little Pony Muck® Boots For Girls REVIEW

My Little Pony Muck® Boots For Girls REVIEW

It’s no secret that this summer has been a complete washout and our My Little Pony Muck Boots have literally been a god …
CLOSED Inspiring Our Travels With Lonely Planet Kids + Book #Giveaway

CLOSED Inspiring Our Travels With Lonely Planet Kids + Book #Giveaway

My daughter said something really worrying to me recently.  She was talking about school and she said, ‘they have books at school with information …
We’re Celebrating #NationalSisterDay With BABY born Interactive Sister Doll

We’re Celebrating #NationalSisterDay With BABY born Interactive Sister Doll

Did you know that Sunday 6th August is National Sister Day? It’s a special day when sister’s all over the world can …
CLOSED Aquabeads Frozen Playset Review & #Giveaway #Competition

CLOSED Aquabeads Frozen Playset Review & #Giveaway #Competition

The school holidays started and the rain set in didn’t it! The first day at home for my daughter was looking pretty grim, …
CLOSED Miffy’s Big & Small Figurine Set & Book Review + #Giveaway

CLOSED Miffy’s Big & Small Figurine Set & Book Review + #Giveaway

Did you know that Miffy has been around for over 60 years?  I think Miffy is a character that will have hit all our radars …
Gorgeous Minnie Mouse Backpacks From Samsonite

Gorgeous Minnie Mouse Backpacks From Samsonite

Some trips lend themselves so well to accessorising.  When we found out we were going to Disneyland Paris, I really felt the need to …
#Win! Keeping Kids Busy When Travelling With Aquadoodle + #Giveaway

#Win! Keeping Kids Busy When Travelling With Aquadoodle + #Giveaway

Keeping kids busy when we are travelling or at home is a constant challenge for us.  Someone once said to me ‘It’s ok …
Cosmo Restaurant Nottingham (Family Dining Review)

Cosmo Restaurant Nottingham (Family Dining Review)

When thinking about where to take the kids to eat, I am a huge fan of buffet style restaurants with good quality food and …
Summer Holiday Wardrobe Ideas With Nutmeg

Summer Holiday Wardrobe Ideas With Nutmeg

Ever since I was a kid one of the most exciting parts about getting ready to go on holiday was being able to choose …
Shimmer and Shine Dress Up Trunk Review

Shimmer and Shine Dress Up Trunk Review

Shimmer and Shine is the latest cartoon to have captured my daughters imagination.  It’s a rather charming animated series that followers the story …
The Perfect Family Birthday With The Pizza Express Spring Menu

The Perfect Family Birthday With The Pizza Express Spring Menu

Birthdays aren’t complete unless you are having fun with family and friends.  It also helps if they feature pizza and prosecco.  I think …
Our Favourite Toys Are Num Noms Series 3

Our Favourite Toys Are Num Noms Series 3

Every now and again I hand over my blog and social media channels to my daughters who love to share with you what toys …
Why Binge Watching 13 Reasons Why Makes Me Want To Be A Better Parent

Why Binge Watching 13 Reasons Why Makes Me Want To Be A Better Parent

Have you seen the new series on Netflix yet?  If you haven’t watched ’13 Reasons Why’ already, I would strongly recommend adding it to …
CLOSED Bring on the Summer with Strive Sandals + #Giveaway

CLOSED Bring on the Summer with Strive Sandals + #Giveaway

Strive shoes have been one of my favourite footwear brands for a while now.  If you follow the blog regularly you will know that …
Family Friendly Dining With Las Iguanas

Family Friendly Dining With Las Iguanas

Las Iguanas invited us to their restaurant in Nottingham this week to check out the new menus, including what’s on offer for kids.  …
Reviewed! Luxury Airport Hotel Stay with Sofitel London Gatwick

Reviewed! Luxury Airport Hotel Stay with Sofitel London Gatwick

When your planning a holiday with friends or family, sometimes staying at an airport hotel is a sure fire way to get your trip …
Perfect Presents with Playmobil Pony Farm Set #PLAYMOBILPlayologist @PLAYMOBILUK

Perfect Presents with Playmobil Pony Farm Set #PLAYMOBILPlayologist @PLAYMOBILUK

We have had such a lovely year being one of the #PLAYMOBILPlayologist’s and it ended on a real high in this house.  My …
Project Mc2 H2O Nail Science Kit for British Science Week #SmartIsTheNewCool

Project Mc2 H2O Nail Science Kit for British Science Week #SmartIsTheNewCool

I’m sure if you have school aged children you will have heard that it was British Science Week between 10th and 19th March.  …
Beautiful Rose Quartz Jewellery For Mother’s Day From @PiaJewellery

Beautiful Rose Quartz Jewellery For Mother’s Day From @PiaJewellery

I must admit I like jewellery, but I’m also quite fussy about what I wear.  Finding where to buy jewellery for a Mother’…

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