16th October 2019
shot from above, a womans legs on a grey bed, wearing dark leggings, bare feet, with a silver laptop and one of her hands on the mouse pad

What I Learnt Going Self-Employed

*Ad – Paid. All opinions are my own. Starting your own business and going self-employed is scary…believe me I know. I did it 3 months post […]
16th October 2019
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Why I Love London

*Ad – Paid. All opinions are my own. I never thought I would say this and I thought it would pain me to admit it but […]
16th October 2019
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Autumnal Apple Pie Muffins Recipe

I love baking. It’s not always a success (just ask my family about the never to ever be mentioned again microwave cake!!) but most of the […]
3rd October 2019

How to Stay Safe on a Road Trip

*This is a collaborative post Somehow I always seem to end up going on road trips. Whether planned or not, I always somehow end up on […]
3rd October 2019
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All Because I Am Fat

I knew I didn’t feel well. I woke up with a busy day ahead and the sore throat I had felt coming on the night before […]
2nd October 2019
a grey brick wall and in front is a brown leather case with a blue scar and dslr camera on top

Holiday in Devon with Snaptrip!

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own. After all the upheaval of the last few months, a holiday was the last thing on my mind. […]
1st October 2019
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5 Must Have Kitchen Items

*Ad – Paid. All Opinions are my own. I spend a lot of time in the kitchen and I’m not going to lie, I enjoy it.  […]
1st October 2019

Vegetarian “Beef” Stew Recipe

I look walking down the street at the moment or looking out my window to see the leaves on the trees changing and start to litter […]
30th September 2019

Ballerina Dreamer: Dancing Ballerina Doll Review

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are our own. I was always a dancer. I can remember singing and dancing from a young age. It is something […]
30th September 2019

The Great Holiday Bucket List

*This is a collaborative post. With Summer coming to a close and the nights drawing in it’s the perfect time to reminisce about everything you’ve done […]
28th September 2019
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Slimming American Style Pancakes

I’m fairly sure that I have spent about 90% of my life on a diet… just the way it goes I guess but rest assured I […]
21st September 2019

Owleez: The Interactive Flying Owl | Review

*Ad – Gifted. All Opinions are our own. You may think I am crazy as it is only September but as a blogger, we start thinking […]
20th September 2019

What are the Best Scents to Help You De-stress?

*This is a collaborative post. If you’re feeling as though the world is pushing you toward breaking point, then making time to relax is absolutely critical. […]
19th September 2019
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The importance of spending time with your grandparents

*This is a collaborative post. Getting older is something that happens to us all and your turn will come around before you know it. But it […]
18th September 2019
a couple walking along a wooden bridge holding hands. the woman is pregnant

Keeping Your Marriage On The Straight And Narrow When You Have Kids

*This is a collaborative post. Before children come along a relationship is easy, right? You date, you fall in love, and the rest becomes normal. At […]
14th September 2019

Baby Born in the City with A Scooter

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own. I can remember the Christmas that I got my very first Baby Born. They had only come out […]
12th September 2019

A Letter for Colic Awareness Month

*This is a collaborative post. Did you know that it’s colic awareness month? Nor did I. Though of course I do now. Let’s be honest having […]
12th September 2019

Learning Resources Coding Critters | A Review

*Ad Gifted. All Opinions are my own. We all want our children to learn but it is sometimes hard to remember that they all learn in […]
11th September 2019

When Thank You Isn’t Enough

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own. This post, I suppose is meant for one person in particular. I won’t name them. They will know […]
9th September 2019
glass of white wine and a bowl of olives at the oaks highcliffe

The Oaks – Highcliffe | A Review

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own. Let’s face it, we know I love to eat. My waistline and blog are a testament to that. […]
7th September 2019

Let’s Feed the Very Hungry Caterpillar board game – Review and Giveaway

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are our own. We have always been a family who has enjoyed board games. Whether it is a special family occasion […]
7th September 2019

Strictly Briks Stackable Baseplates Review

*Ad – Gifted. All Opinions are our own. Alyssa has always been a builder and has always loved making towers and then the sheer joy of […]
3rd September 2019

Kindi Kids Review

*Ad – Gifted. All Opinions are my own Watch out there’s a new range of dolls on the block! Now, if you’re like me, you are […]
1st September 2019

Making A House A Home

*Ad – Gifted. All opinions are my own I have mentioned many times that I have never really had the chance to furnish and decorate a […]
30th August 2019

The Stress of “Back to School” with Zenflore

*Ad – Paid. All Opinions are my own. I have finally joined the ranks of Back to School mayhem. Honestly, I used to love the back […]
25th July 2019

Vegan South-East Asian Curry Recipe

Ad – Paid Collaboration Let’s face it… it’s hot and not a lot of people do well in the heat. I LOVE the heat but it […]
26th April 2019
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Garden Fun Ideas for Kids

[Ad- Paid. All opinions are my own.] Where did that glorious weather come from, we had over Easter? I don’t know about you but we spent […]
19th December 2018

Harry Potter Gift Guide 2018

I can remember the first time I came across Harry Potter. I was at secondary school, the early years, and a friend brought in the Philosopher’s […]
19th December 2018

Designafriend Review: Abi

Alyssa has always been into dolls or figurines and things like that because it helps with her imaginative play. She will spend simply hours playing with […]
30th November 2018

Christmas Gift Ideas for Acquaintances

Planning and buying all your Christmas gifts for your loved ones require a lot of thought and preparation – after all, you want to get them […]
6th November 2018

Men and Womens Outdoor Wear with Blacks & Millets Review

I live out in the countryside. It may not seem like it from pictures but I do. I have to say that despite once having worked […]
2nd November 2018

iKnow Board Game Review

We’re a board game kind of family. Not all year round but when it comes to birthdays, special occasions like Christmas and when we go on […]
2nd October 2018

Plus Size Fashion from Pink Clove

I am always on the look out for new brands of plus size fashion to try out. Don’t get me wrong, I have my favourites who […]
26th September 2018

The Top 5 Tech Toys for Kids

With a certain festive event heading ever closer (sorry, I know it’s too early), I have been starting to think about what toys the kids will […]
15th September 2018

Gutterhead Review – For The Naughty Adults in Your House

Like so many families out there we love nothing more than getting together and attacking our ever growing stack of board games. When the whole family […]