4th July 2020
strawberry jam muffin recipe

Strawberry Jam Muffins Recipe with Blagdon Fruit Farm

I battled so much with Alyssa between the ages of 2 and 4 to get her to eat anything other than 5-6 different foods… one of […]
3rd July 2020

8 Great Tips to Improve Your Smile

*This is a collaborative post. All opinions are my own. Many of us dream about having the perfect Hollywood smile, however, when you have young children […]
3rd July 2020

How To Help A Close Friend Choose The Perfect Pet

*This is a collaborative post. All opinions are my own. Is your friend ready to add a new, smaller friend into their life? As you probably […]
1st July 2020
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Posterlounge: Finishing Touches

Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. Isn’t it funny how you can be in a house you call your home for such a long time, but […]
29th June 2020
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Baked Raspberry & Orange Cheesecake Recipe

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Generally speaking I do not have a sweet tooth. I would, 90% of the time, choose to have something savoury […]
18th June 2020
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Taking Your Blog From Hobby To Business

*This is a collaborative post. The concept of blogging really isn’t anything new, and with the internet now more accessible than ever there has never been […]
17th June 2020
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Where Are You?

I need to apologise or at least feel like I need to apologise. This is the first personal for me post I have written in a […]
16th June 2020

Great Father’s Day Gifts you Can Snag Online

*This is a collaborative post. With Father’s Day fast approaching, if you’re anything like us, you’re in a mad dash to find that perfect gift for […]
8th June 2020
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Things to Do with Old Clothes

*This is a collaborative post. I am not going to lie, when you first have a child, if you can, you go completely over the top […]
8th June 2020
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How to Kick Start Your Morning on a Positive Note

*This is a collaborative post. All opinions are my own. Have you ever wondered what it must be like to be a morning person? To wake […]
8th June 2020
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5 Gift Ideas for Car Lovers in Your Life

*This is a collaborative post. All opinions are my own. If you have a partner or family member who is a car enthusiast, it’s likely that […]
2nd June 2020
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How To Get Your Blog Taken Seriously In 2020

*This is a collaborative post. Blogging is a huge business in this day and age – you’ve probably realised that by now. What used to be […]
29th May 2020
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Home Education with Learning Resources Review

*Ad Gifted. All opinions are my own. I count myself incredibly lucky that in a former life I was a teacher. Although thanks to a world […]
13th May 2020

When Looking At Houses

Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. It might seem like a really weird time to be house shopping and I completely agree with that. To be […]
8th May 2020

NHS: Supporting from Afar

*Ad. Gifted. All opinions are our own. At the age of 14 I genuinely thought I was going to be a doctor…until I discovered, when taking […]
8th May 2020
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Finishing a Room with Desenio

*Ad – Paid. All opinions are my own. Don’t get me wrong, I have always liked things to look nice, but I have never really considered […]
22nd April 2020
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Love Crafts: Discover Knitting

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. Over the years I have gone through a LOT of hobbies. As a young child and through teens it was […]
22nd April 2020
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How to use the lockdown to improve your family’s health

*Collaborative. All opinions are my own. Living in lockdown conditions is not easy. Being separated from your friends and family feels awful. As does knowing that […]
15th April 2020
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The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I love baking, I really do. When I am in the mood, I could just literally bake all day… then I try and give away everything […]
14th April 2020

The Perfect Breakfast To Jumpstart Your Mornings

*This is a collaborative post. Nobody likes waking up in the morning and feeling groggy as anything. Especially when you have kids to look after and […]
12th April 2020

Bakugan Battle Arena Review

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. Bakugan is a a hit kids’ TV show that has recently transformed itself into a hit kids’ battle game. All […]
10th April 2020

Wordsearch Junior Review

*Ad-Gifted. All opinions are my own. I have been really impressed with how Alyssa has been coming along with her letters and reading. Initially I think […]
6th April 2020

How Will I Graduate

*Ad-Paid. All opinions are my own. Whilst I feel sorry for my little one being at home at the moment and missing all of her friends, […]
5th April 2020

A Guide to Easter 2020

*Ad- Gifted. All opinions are my own. Let’s face it, Easter 2020 is not going to be like other years. I had all the plans of […]
1st April 2020

Looking After an Older Dog in the Family

This is a collaborative post. As your dog approaches the later years in life, it’s important to care for them in the proper way to give […]
11th January 2019
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5 Free Activities For Kids in Winter

Let’s face it – in general January sucks. You’ve just spent out a fortune, a lot of us more than we could necessarily afford, on Christmas, […]
10th December 2018

101 Things to Do Before Your Child Starts School

When writing a new post recently, I went looking for a post that I wrote in the very early days of my blog called “Mummy and […]
8th December 2018

Weymouth Sealife Santa Experience Review

This year, I have a feisty, talking, independent little three year old who is full of Christmas spirit and the magic of Christmas . I showed […]
1st November 2018

3 Tips for a Child Friendly Home

When I enter someone’s home for the first time, I take a brief moment to take it in and admire it and then I go into […]
23rd October 2018

My First Scalextric & Scalextric Endurance – A Review

My daughter has never fit into a box of what she likes to play with. She’s never fit into a stereotypical box either – she may […]
8th October 2018

But Mum… I’m Bored!

I can remember quite clearly being a child and telling my mum I was bored. Her response? Well, go outside and play or find something to […]
29th September 2018

Casdon Chip ‘n’ Pin Till Review

We love our role play toys. Alyssa has such an amazing imagination that anything seems possible when she is playing. She is not overly fond of […]
21st September 2018

Squirrel Play Toys Range Review

I’m a sucker for a good wooden kids toy. I love them. There is something about wooden toys that make them feel so lovely and almost […]
16th September 2018

Play Fun with The Sticklebricks Fun Tub Farm Set & More Review

When I was a child, I can remember having Sticklebricks. They were a big thing and I can remember having a tub full of them and […]
21st August 2018

Free Toddler Activities in the South

Let’s face it… you get to the end of the summer holidays and you’re probably a bit strapped for cash and thinking thank goodness they’re going […]