Glam Goo Deluxe Pack Review

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How to make slime isn’t a craze that seems to be going away any time soon. And like most new crazy fazes, it doesn’t take long for the toy factories to cotton on. The difference between searching Youtube for DIY slime recipes and Glam Goo is that you don’t have to track down mysterious ingredients or an alternative. The goo is ready and made for your kids to enjoy. Read more

KAYA Jewellery Review ~ Sterling Silver Bracelet

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With Christmas coming just around the corner, the pressure of finding the perfect gift for someone special can be immense.  If you’re in need of some inspiration, I have written some gift guides, one for boys and one for girls.

This year I really wanted to find something for my sister to show her how much she means to me. We live a two hour drive apart and don’t get to see each other as often as we’d like to.

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Boys Christmas Gift Guide ~ 3 Years Plus

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Christmas seems to come round quicker every year, it’s as though you blink and it’s here again. New craze’s come and go, some stand the test of time but ultimately we’re left questioning the Christmas list. Do we go with it? Surely there should be at least one gift from the Christmas Toy top Ten? Or, Should we go rebel and get the gifts we see fit?

Me? I’m a sucker and go all three, You?

Here’s my boys Christmas gift guide if you’re still unsure, don’t panic! There’s still time, may the odd ever be in your favour. Read more

5 Alternative Gift Ideas For Mother’s Day

Mother's day gift ideas, Bullet journal, Blythe doll, Staedler, Unipin, a Kipling bag and Leuchtturn journal.

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, I wanted to share some of the things that are hanging out on my Amazon wish list.

I love Amazon for this feature because I can window shop without spending and I can share it with my other half when he’s unsure of what to get for special occasions like Mother’s Day, birthdays and anniversaries.

I’m not a typical girly girl, I never really have been. Don’t get me wrong, I can appreciate make-up palette’s and jewellery, but they’re not always on my ‘need it right now’ gift list. Read more

When You’re Feeling Pants ~ A Mummy Survival Guide

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Hygge life. Mummy survival. How to cope with motherhood. Feeling pants.

There’s nothing worse than being 3 days away from Christmas and feeling pants because one of your adorable *gritted teeth* munchkins kindly pass on their festering bug.

I woke up this morning and my face was leaking, literally. Yet? Try to breathe through the nose and nothing! Nada! How is that even possible?

My face aches, my back aches, my legs, yes, ache. I’m positive that the seemingly harmless cold, snotty icky nose that was attacking my son has used his body to turn sinister and nasty! It’s been working away festering and growing and bam! Crummy mummy feeling pants.

So, in an effort to pull myself into some sort of functioning dysfunctional,  here’s my top tips for pulling it together so that the kids breathe in some fresh air at the very least. Read more

5 Christmas Gift Ideas For Girls: My Nine Year Old Daughters’ Wish List

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I remember when I was younger my mum would give me and my brother a Christmas Argos catalogue each and a pen. I’d sit happily entertained for an hour drawing circles on everything I’d seen on the TV adverts, especially the Toys’r’us one. She was clever, it never occurred to me that I was filling my Christmas list in.

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