Colette

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Puro Sound Labs PuroQuiet headphones for kids

Puro Sound Labs PuroQuiet headphones for kids

We’ve had quite a few pairs of headphones for the kids over the years – from soft headband types which they found too hot … View Post
13 things to do at Smithills Farm

13 things to do at Smithills Farm

Smithills Open Farm near Bolton is, at it’s heart, a dairy farm and as such cows feature heavily in any visit!  From … View Post
Making Money Online with 20Cogs

Making Money Online with 20Cogs

Advertorial content for 20Cogs Long before I started blogging, I was making money online by completing surveys online – I’ve always been fairly opinionated … View Post
Family Days Out in Yorkshire

Family Days Out in Yorkshire

As you know, we love a good day out. If you’re looking for Yorkshire attractions or family days out in Yorkshire, this post … View Post
Soundcore Icon Mini – Review

Soundcore Icon Mini – Review

Earlier this year I wrote about our new waterproof, bluetooth speaker – the Anker Soundcore Flare, today I want to introduce you to it’s … View Post
Eurocamp Avant holiday home – Review

Eurocamp Avant holiday home – Review

This May half term we took a 2000 mile road trip to the South of France to stay with Eurocamp. We stayed in a 3 bedroom, 1 … View Post
Ezra & Gil, Manchester – Review

Ezra & Gil, Manchester – Review

Kirsty and I stumbled across Ezra & Gil on Hilton Street in the Northern Quarter, Manchester when we didn’t get into Alabamas one … View Post
Ben is raising money for Diabetes UK

Ben is raising money for Diabetes UK

At the start of the year, Grandad set Ben a challenge When Ben got his road bike for Christmas, Grandad set him the challenge … View Post
Why we chose to drive to the South of France on holiday!

Why we chose to drive to the South of France on holiday!

This May half term we drove to the South of France in search of sunshine! We spent last May half term in France but … View Post
Aviva Community Fund Winners – A4 Studios, Altrincham

Aviva Community Fund Winners – A4 Studios, Altrincham

Over the last couple of years, I’ve been thrilled to be able to chat to some amazing community groups who have benefited from … View Post
Me & Mine – May 2019

Me & Mine – May 2019

I knew it had been a long time since I’d managed to do a Me & Mine post – but actually searching back through … View Post
Siblings – May 2019

Siblings – May 2019

Despite the fact I have a repeating reminder on my calendar, I somehow missed last month’s Siblings post and this one is a … View Post
A Modius update – Is it working?

A Modius update – Is it working?

I’ve been using the Modius headset for about a month and a half now so it’s time for an update! I haven’… View Post
The perfect unisex waterproof jacket from Reima

The perfect unisex waterproof jacket from Reima

As I write this, it’s getting on for the middle of May but the rain is lashing down and the temperatures have been … View Post
Soltan Sun Ready Schools programme returns

Soltan Sun Ready Schools programme returns

Last year I wrote about the Soltan Sun Ready campaign, and I’m thrilled to say it’s back for another year – offering children … View Post
Top Tips for Visiting Coral Island, Blackpool

Top Tips for Visiting Coral Island, Blackpool

Advertorial content for Coral Island, Blackpool We visited Coral Island in Blackpool on a super hot and sunny day in July last year but … View Post
Foreo ISSA 2 & ISSA Mini 2 Toothbrush – review

Foreo ISSA 2 & ISSA Mini 2 Toothbrush – review

I got my first electric toothbrush for Christmas from my parents when I was at university nearly 20 years ago and never looked back. The … View Post
Silentnight Anti-Snore Pillow – Review

Silentnight Anti-Snore Pillow – Review

Advertorial content for Silentnight My husband snores. Not all the time, not enough that I want to sleep in another room but enough that … View Post
Developing characteristics of heroes with LEGO City

Developing characteristics of heroes with LEGO City

Who were your heroes when you were little? In all honesty, I think my hero when I was really young was my primary school … View Post
Our Easter Holidays – A catch up!

Our Easter Holidays – A catch up!

So the Easter holidays well and truly took their toll on my work! Usually in the school holidays I try to book a day … View Post