Are children learning the value of money too late?

Are children learning the value of money too late ? A recent survey from icount has shown that 15% of parents with 1 child think…

What would your Mum Salary be ?

I have long suspected I worked many, many hours in regard to being a mum. On a typical day yesterday I … Drove my son…

Cabbage and Red Onion Slaw

I was hoping to bring you my cabbage and red onion slaw recipe as part of a full on  veggie bbq but the English weather…

Do you know where to find your insurance details ?

Do you know where to find your insurance details Okay, so I am going to ask you a question. Where are your insurance documents? Are…

Cool Cardz Scratcheez

Cool Cardz Scratcheez Laminating Craft Kit The summer holidays are upon us and we need a few good, toy time treats up our sleeve, specially…

How to try a new sport for free this summer with Weetabix

As you know I love a freebie! Throughout July and August, the nations leading breakfast cereal Weetabix* are running an absolutely brilliant  ‘Summer of Sport’…

Baby Abroad — Tips for Travelling with Your Little One

Image by piawaugh, used under CC licence Summer’s here and you may well be heading off on your first family holiday. Nervous about travelling with…

Converse Dainty Ox Pistachio

I have a fair few pairs of Converse it has to be said. They really are my favourite shoes. They can be washed, they always…

With a Family, You Can’t Afford to Give Money Away

Things can get tough at home, financially speaking. If it was just money you had to worry about, that’d be one thing. But your wallet…

Num Noms Cafe Playset

Num Noms are well loved in our house. I have written about them before but in case you missed it here’s a little description So…

YAG laser treatment after lens replacement surgery review

Initial treatment Two and half years ago I had lens replacement surgery with Optical Express. It has been the most amazing success and I have…

Polarn O. Pyret Summer Style

When it comes to children’s fashion one of my absolutely favourite brands is Swedish clothing brand Polarn O. Pyret. I like the wearability of their…

A new pack of felt tips

A new pack of felt tips is such a simple gift but always so welcome, not just by my children. I hate felt tips that…