Sponsored Post: Aptimal Follow On Milk

Aug 27, 2012 No Comments by

As a mum to three children I have had my fair shares of conversations with other mums about follow on formula milk. Now I am not saying that ‘Breast isn’t best’, we all know it is, but not every mum can, or does breastfeed exclusively for the first 3 years. So what can you give […]

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Pregnancy Diary: Boy or Girl? The Cake Reveals All…

Aug 25, 2012 18 Comments by

I have been wondering how to announce the sex of the baby and have been amazed by the new craze of gender revealing party’s in the states. Now I am not one to throw myself a party, I find them a bit self-indulgent for me but I wanted to do something a little fun for […]

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Dear Zoo 2 in 1 Jigsaw Review

Aug 24, 2012 1 Comment by

All three of my kiddies have grown up loving the book ‘Dear Zoo’ by Rod Campbell. My 2 year old has memorised the words and despite being adamant he wants me to read it every night before bedtime, he actually knows every single word and beats me to reading them. We were sent a Dear […]

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Back to School Giveaway with Crayola and Pink Lining!

Aug 23, 2012 176 Comments

WIN A SET OF ACTIVITY CARDS FROM CRAYOLA’S DRY ERASE RANGE AND EITHER A RED BUSES OR YELLOW STARS MINI BACKPACK. As the back to school period approaches and the kids are preparing to be back in the classroom, we’ve got some great prizes from Crayola and Pink Lining to offer to one lucky winner […]

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Back to School with Matalan

Aug 23, 2012 No Comments

It’s that time of the year again, where us parents fight the crowds of shoppers to get the kids kitted out ready for going back to school. The list for growing children grows each year, and now I have two kids at school I am always looking for a cost effective way to get them […]

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Meandering Around Manchester

Aug 20, 2012 1 Comment

Although the eyes of the world might firmly be fixed on London with the Olympic games this summer, it is not the only great city destination in the UK, and is decidedly expensive compared to some of its rivals. If you want a family friendly city break, there really is only one choice this summer: […]

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ZhuZhu Ponies and Gable Stable Playset Review

Aug 20, 2012 No Comments

Just a few years ago my children were going made for the interactive ZhuZhu hamsters, and in fact my 2 year old adores them still. But as soon as I saw the ZhuZhu Ponies I knew it would appeal to my 7 year old daughter, Brooke. We were sent a Pony and the ‘Pink Gable […]

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Ravensburger Puzzle Club: Brave 100 piece puzzle review.

Aug 19, 2012 No Comments

As part of the Ravensburger Puzzle Club we were sent a 100 piece puzzle to complete in the theme of ‘Brave’, the new Disney film featuring Princess Merida. My 7 year old hasn’t yet seen the film, but has seen plenty of trailers so was excited to see this puzzle! We started the puzzle in […]

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Crayola Dry Erase Workbooks and Dual Side Dry Erase Board Review

Aug 18, 2012 2 Comments

Crayola Dry Erase is a brand new range to hit the shops! Dry Erase is perfect for children of all ages. There is loads of different products to chose from and as Crayolaand Ambassador we were sent a selection to try out First up I decided to give J and Brooke the workbooks. These come […]

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