Gifts for the Grown-ups

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* Although we often don’t need anything at Christmas, it’s still nice to get presents and so here is a little inspiration if you’re finding it difficult to buy for someone this year. Kindle Oasis I have had several Kindles over the years and absolutely love my e-reader. I had stopped using my generation 2 a while ago in {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide for 8-10 year olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* Generation Dolls Top of my 8 year old’s list this year is everything My Generation. She seems to have rekindled her love of dolls and wants to be able to brush and braid their beautifully long hair. She has her eye specifically on a Phoebe doll with added accessories. We have a few Generation dolls, horses and the {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide 4-8 year olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* With Christmas fast approaching, I thought I’d bring you my Christmas gift inspiration for children aged 4-8 this year! Top of my 5 year old’s list this year is the High Pro 8 in 1 Folding Multi Games Table. We haven’t got this out properly or assembled yet as we wouldn’t be able to hide it again before {Read More}

Making Father’s Day Special

So, this year, Father’s Day is going to be a little different. Although rules are beginning to relax, we still aren’t going to be able to celebrate like we could before so here’s how I’m planning on making Father’s Day special. Breakfast in Bed The day will start with breakfast in bed. The children love being able to help and want to make toast and coffee so we’ll make a start there! Gifts Gifts also have to be presented in {Read More}

Precious Gifts Any New Parent Will Love

Being a new parent is the most exciting thing that anyone can have. It is always an experience that friends and family members would want to celebrate together with new parents. However, selecting a gift for a new parent can be a daunting task. The following is a list of gifts that a new parent will love: Photobooks A photo book is one of the best gifts you can purchase for a new parent. There’s nothing precious as preserving the {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide For Her

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I’ve been putting together a little gift guide if you need some inspiration. Candles are always a nice gift as they can be used in the bathroom for a relaxing soak without any bath toys in sight or to make the living room smell delightful. Where ever you put them they will make you smile. Parks’ 3 Tots Gift Set in Wild Fig, Cassis and Orange Blossom are hand poured wax into a {Read More}

Gift Guide for Adults

Alcohol The Summerton Club, set up just over 3 years ago, now offers you the chance to get delicious and beautifully-aged bottles of Whisky, Brandy or Rum delivered directly to your door each month. In this monthly subscription package, you are sent a different bottle of spirit which is at least 50cl each month from around the world. The idea is that you are sent items that would prove difficult or impossible to buy in the UK so you get {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide for 5-9 Year Olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. All gifted items will be marked with an asterisk * Starting the magic early Christmas Eve Box’s are a lovely little tradition that we’ve started. The children (and adults) get so excited about Christmas that we wanted to extend it a little more. By giving the children their own little Christmas Eve box, you start the magic the evening {Read More}

Back To School In Style

If you need to get everything ready for BACK TO SCHOOL in just over a week’s time, we’ve got a few ideas that might help you get and stay organised throughout the year. With both my little monkeys off to school this year, I’ve needed to be a little more on the ball than before. I took both mine to get their school shoes a couple of weeks ago now. In previous years, I’ve left it until the last week {Read More}

Father’s Day inspiration

With Father’s Day fast approaching the children and I have been thinking about what we could do for Ed to make his day special. The children actually decided that they wanted to do something with Daddy as well as get him something this year so our theme for this Father’s Day is family. Making Memories Although we are celebrating Ed, it’s the children and family that make him a father so this year, we are celebrating our family on Father’s {Read More}