Traditional Gingerbread

I was delighted to be asked by Oven Pride to take part in their pride of Oven Pride competition. Those that know me well will…

Simple Ideas for a Rich Life: November

At the start of each month I will be bringing you some simple ideas for a rich life. Please share any you have too in…

A stationery gift guide for teens

Today – A funky stationery gift guide for teens Forget the teens, I would love this little lot from my teen stationery gift guide for myself…Who…

A Christmas Gift Guide for 5-10s

I am so delighted to have been asked to be a gift editor for VoucherCodes.co.uk and their online magazine Most Wanted. It’s not about shopping…

Boom Boom Balloon Review

Boom Boom Balloon is a cracking all age family game. We haven’t all laughed together so much in a long time.. It takes mere moments…

Disney Headbanz Review

Oh it has been fun to make this Disney headbanz review Disney Hedbanz Card Game  (£15.56) This is such a fun and silly game.  Basically…

I love shopping at Rakuten’s Play.com

Shopping at Rakuten’s Play.com is new to me. I thought it just sold  games and cd’s as as neither are ever very high on my…

Review: Usborne Illustrated Classics for Girls

Illustrated Classics for Girls (Usborne Illustrated Story Collections)  this is a seriously good looking book form Usborne and one I have adored reading with my…

Teach kids some Christmas Songs

How to teach kids some Christmas Songs Down the road from me is a lovely avenue lined with banks, coffee shops and charity shops and…

Trashies in Toilets

Trashies in toilets have arrived! Rubbish bins have endlessly fascinated my son from watching the bin lorry to putting his little grubby hands in them.…

Where is the cheapest place to live ?

I am fascinated by money and the cost of living but you have to be careful not be too nosy.  I live in an expensive…

Cardooo – Cards that are little gifts too!

Cardooo cards are brilliant! I’m looking at the jolly pirate one now for a little boys third birthday In it he gets colouring, puzzles and…

Vertbaudet Winter Coats (and a very special offer)

We have been checking out Vertbaudet winter coats and they are rather lovely! We were sent a winter coat from Vertbaudet to review and I…

Easy DIY Advent calenders

Easy DIY Advent calenders Have you been hunting for some easy DIY advent calendars? Do you sometimes look at pinterest and want to weep. The…

What to expect when you have had a baby

What to expect when you have had a baby  So everything over the past nine months has been leading up to this all important day,…

No Chocolate Advent Calendar Books

It’s not easy to find a no chocolate advent calendar ! It makes me sad that my kids get so excited about a chocolate each…

Fun Stocking Fillers

Are you starting to look for fun stocking fillers ?Who doesn’t love One Direction?  Both me and my six year old love their songs and…