Colette

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Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 48 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 48 – 2018)

In case you are new here – let us tell you what Tried & Tested is all about. We all know how useful reviews can … View Post
Geomag Mechanics Gravity – Review

Geomag Mechanics Gravity – Review

Ben was first introduced to the joy of Geomag earlier this year when we reviewed a Geomag Panels set and  Geomag Mechanics set.  We … View Post
Raising a Puppy with a Newborn Baby

Raising a Puppy with a Newborn Baby

When we got our puppy just months after having our first baby, everyone thought we were mad. We hadn’t planned it that way … View Post
Why Villa Holidays are Great for Young Families

Why Villa Holidays are Great for Young Families

*This post is in collaboration with Villa Finder* I’ve written so many times about why, as a family of five, we tend to … View Post
Handy Money Hacks for Travellers

Handy Money Hacks for Travellers

*Collaborative Guest Post* You’re about to set off travelling, maybe for a few months or even longer and you’ve got everything pretty … View Post
Roller Skates for Kids

Roller Skates for Kids

I flipping loved roller skating as a kid – I had a pair of those Fisher Price adjustable roller skates that you fastened on over … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 47 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 47 – 2018)

Welcome to another Tuesday – it’s nearly December!  We’re going to see Father Christmas this weekend and I can’t wait! In case … View Post
Milly Feels Better – a Baby Annabell Interactive Doll

Milly Feels Better – a Baby Annabell Interactive Doll

Regular readers will know that Amy is a big fan of baby dolls, her favourites being Baby Jack (better known as Baby Annabell’s … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 46 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 46 – 2018)

Welcome to another Tuesday – I don’t know where the weeks are going!  Now that all our family birthdays are done and dusted, we’… View Post
Siblings – November 2018

Siblings – November 2018

This month marks five years of this little crew, of my being a Mum of three but I’m conscious that my Siblings posts … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 45 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 45 – 2018)

Good morning!  I can’t believe it’s the middle of November already – are you starting to get ready for Christmas yet? In case … View Post
Exemplar Education – Online Tutoring Service

Exemplar Education – Online Tutoring Service

*Commissioned post for Exemplar Education* There are many reasons why you might choose to look at getting your child a tutor – from worrying that … View Post
SensatioNAIL Peel Off Gel Nails – Review

SensatioNAIL Peel Off Gel Nails – Review

My first experience of gel nails was about five years ago when my friend, Michelle, used her new SensatioNAIL kit to give me a … View Post
Five Years Old – Amy Watch

Five Years Old – Amy Watch

Long time readers of my blog might remember that I used to write monthly “Amy Watch” updates when Amy was a baby but they … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 44 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 44 – 2018)

Good morning! Well with half term, Halloween and Bonfire Night ticked off the list I think it’s safe to say we’re downhill … View Post
5 Reasons Not to Get a Puppy

5 Reasons Not to Get a Puppy

This weekend marked two years since we lost our pup Thomas.  He’s never far from our thoughts and we still miss him terribly.  … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 43 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 43 – 2018)

Firstly we must apologise for the lack of Tried & Tested last week!  I was off on a jolly in Dublin with my bestie … View Post
Thomas Sabo – Jewellery for Mother and Daughter

Thomas Sabo – Jewellery for Mother and Daughter

*In collaboration with Thomas Sabo* The first proper piece of jewellery I ever owned was a silver charm bracelet which I think my Aunty … View Post
Beauty and the Beast at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

Beauty and the Beast at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

On Sunday tea time I took Chloe and Amy along with Chloe’s best friend Willow and her mum over to St Helen’s … View Post
Terradora Hiking Boots from Keen Footwear – Review

Terradora Hiking Boots from Keen Footwear – Review

I always thought walking boots were a bit pointless unless you were the sort of person that spent all weekend climbing massive hills with … View Post