Archive for Children

Maclaren BMW Limited Edition Buggy

Feb 16, 2013 No Comments by

Men are not always as keen on pushchairs as us ladies, personally my husband can’t see the difference from a £20 pushchair and a £800 pushchair. His logic is ‘Well they both have wheels?’  Maybe it’s because he isn’t the one who has to push it around every day! However, how do you get your […]

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Octonauts Gup E Giveaway

Feb 16, 2013 144 Comments by

Octonauts Gup E is the final GUP missing from many Octonauts fans collections. I posted a month ago about my quest to find the Gup E, and the wonderful people at Smyths Toy Superstore come to my rescue, delivering one for my little boy in time for his birthday. Marky was chuffed to bits to […]

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Happy 3rd Birthday Marky

Feb 10, 2013 1 Comment by

Marky was born at 12.20am on 11th Feburary 2010 weighing 9lb13oz. Marky was 14 days late, it was snowing and I was in hospital being induced. Three years on, and I look outside and it’s snowing once again.  I am sat here looking back through his pictures, remembering those special moments, so let me share some of […]

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Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted DVD Review

Feb 10, 2013 No Comments

Madagascar is a massive hit in our house with all three of my children with an age range of 2 to 10 all loving the big characters known as Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo, and Melman the Giraffe. They are all back this time on a brand new DVD, Madagascar 3: […]

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Skylanders Swap Force Teaser Trailer

Feb 07, 2013 3 Comments

Skylanders is one of the most popular games amongst children at the moment, my 10 year son is one of the fans with a collection of figures that take pride of place in his bedroom. There is a new rumble coming…Skylanders Swap Force! Here a teaser trailer to tell you more…

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The adventures of the Stokke Newborn Set for Tripp Trapp

Feb 05, 2013 2 Comments

When the Stokke Newborn Set turned up at the Parker residence for baby Emma I was intrigued to say the least. I am a big fan of the Tripp Trapp highchairs, they are amazing, so amazing that it will have it’s own blog post shortly….meanwhile though… The Stokke Newborn Set does exactly what it says, it […]

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#TEAMHONK Digital Postcard from Ghana #GOODWORK

Feb 05, 2013 3 Comments

If you haven’t already seen the buzz around #Teamhonk then let me give you a little bit of info… #TeamHonk is made up of three amazing bloggers who are currently in Ghana for Comic Relief, they are visiting four projects which have been made possible for the people of Ghana by the money raised by […]

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Baby Swimming, my experience.

Jan 29, 2013 1 Comment

Emma may only be 6 weeks old, but I am already thinking about starting her swimming lessons soon. Marky was not much older than that when he started his, and he loved them for quite some time. My reason for starting so young was because I didn’t want him to get a phobia of water, […]

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Getting Baby into a bedtime routine, my way!

Jan 28, 2013 1 Comment

Although Marky is only 2, I still can’t remember when he started going to bed and not staying downstairs with us. But I do remember him falling into routine with his older brother and sister. I had every intention to keep him up later, but he would get tired and settle easiest in his cot […]

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