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Five Tips to get the kids to school on time!

Five Tips to get the kids to school on time!

Particularly when the kids were younger, people would often ask me how I managed to get them all up and out on time for … View Post
Disney on Ice presents Dream Big – Review

Disney on Ice presents Dream Big – Review

Last Friday night, I took Ben, Chloe and Amy along with Uncle Will and Cass to see Disney on Ice presents Dream Big at … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 41 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 41 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday! Hope you are all safe and warm after the stormy weekend! In case you are new here – … View Post
Siblings – October 2018

Siblings – October 2018

Heck I’ve been a bit slack with my Siblings posts recently – I don’t know how I managed to miss September’s and … View Post
A weekend in Manchester with Roomzzz

A weekend in Manchester with Roomzzz

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you probably know that we live in Manchester – in fact less than 5 miles from the … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 40 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 40 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday!  How are you feeling about this lovely mild weather we’re having?  I’m quite enjoying putting … View Post
A Silentnight Airmax Bed Makeover

A Silentnight Airmax Bed Makeover

*This is a commissioned post for Silentnight* I don’t know about you but at this time of year I find myself practically nesting – … View Post
Goodordering Mini Backpack – Review

Goodordering Mini Backpack – Review

I remember as a child, my grandparents would cycle everywhere – often with their groceries or whatever else they needed in a basket on the … View Post
Muddy Puddles Puddleflex Outerwear

Muddy Puddles Puddleflex Outerwear

There is no denying that autumn is well and truly here now – October seems to have brought with it much colder temperatures and damp … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 39 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 39 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday! Can you believe it’s October and autumn is officially here! In case you are new here – … View Post
Montii bottles from EatWell-UK

Montii bottles from EatWell-UK

Have you discovered EatWell-UK yet?  If you’re looking for something a bit different to serve, shape or store your little one’s lunch … View Post
Finding the perfect childcare provider

Finding the perfect childcare provider

*This is a collaborative post with childcare.co.uk* Finding the perfect childcare provider can be a major headache.  There’s so many options – … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 38 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 38 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday! After a thoroughly wet and windy last week, we’re enjoying a very bright and sunny start … View Post
My Nametags – Not just for school uniform (Giveaway)

My Nametags – Not just for school uniform (Giveaway)

We’ve been using My Nametags for about three years now – from labelling up school uniform and coats, to drinks bottles and reading bags … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 37 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 37 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday! How has the back to school routine been for you?  We’re still getting used to our … View Post
Fantastic services – Full House Clean & Carpet Steam Clean

Fantastic services – Full House Clean & Carpet Steam Clean

Hands up who pretty much gave up on trying to keep their house clean and tidy over the summer holidays?  I mean don’t … View Post
Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 36 – 2018)

Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 36 – 2018)

Welcome back to Tried & Tested Tuesday!  We hope you had a lovely summer break and are settling back into the swing of things … View Post
The last BBQ of the summer with Regina Blitz

The last BBQ of the summer with Regina Blitz

This post was developed in collaboration with Regina When it comes to making the most of the summer sun, I’m a big fan … View Post
Create Your Own Happy – Learn to Relax

Create Your Own Happy – Learn to Relax

Written by Penny Alexander and Becky Goddard-Hill, Create Your Own Happy is a beautifully illustrated activity book with a nod to self-help.  Aiming to … View Post
Grumblies Interactive Toy – Giveaway

Grumblies Interactive Toy – Giveaway

Grumblies live in secret, hiding from the eyes of mankind.  Short- tempered and full of mischief, bands of Grumblies roam the wild places of … View Post