How to make a lockdown birthday special

With another potential ‘lockdown birthday’ coming up for my son (his birthday is the end of March) we are looking at things that we can do to make this lockdown birthday special for him. Turning 6 is a big deal after all. Cake, gifts, friends and family are all up there on the party checklist. However, the thing Benjamin would love more than anything in the world is to see his friends. We just can’t get him this gift in {Read More}

Pixels t-shirts

*collaborative post* If you love your unique t-shirts Pixels have an eclectic mix of apparel from hundreds of thousands of independent artists and iconic brands with millions of designs to choose from. So there’s really no need to follow the crowds in high street sameness when you can find the t-shirt that’s just perfect for you. With 25 categories to choose from, you can narrow your search for the perfect tee for your personality to shine through (or not as {Read More}

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}

Swizzels Hampers: A Sweet Treat This Christmas

Stuck not knowing what to buy for someone this Christmas? Or are you just looking for a sweet treat to surprise someone with? Swizzels have some amazing retro sweet hampers to pick from and you can ensure that special someone gets a treat they really want this year (even if they didn’t know they wanted it). Reminiscent of childhood, this retro red and gold Swizzels hamper will look perfect under any Christmas tree and is jam packed with your favourite {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}

Best Friend Jewellery Gift Ideas

*Collaborative Post* Photo: https://unsplash.com/photos/jKvwtbrxzdY   Usually, when it comes to giving jewellery as a gift, most people focus on romantic relationships. However, that’s not the only occasion when jewellery is the perfect gift. Many people choose to adorn their best friends with various jewellery pieces, which is quite a nice incentive. When you really think about it, everyone loves to receive a nice gift. And what better way to show your love for your friend than to give them a {Read More}

Nordgreen Pioneer Watch Review

Nordgreen watches are carefully crafted Scandinavian timepieces that are beautifully created with fine attention to detail. They subtly suggest luxury without being overbearing. They are a perfect choice for an everyday premium watche that add class to your look. I was given the opportunity to review a watch of my choice from Nordgreen so I decided to treat my Dad to the Pioneer which is Nordgreen’s take on a chronograph. When the watch arrived I was pleased to see the {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}

Geomag Confetti Review and Giveaway!

With everyone staying home for ‘for the foreseeable’ and being tasked with ‘home educating’ two children, when I was offered the change to review the Geomag Confetti 127 piece Kit, I was more than happy to oblige. Not only will it mean I can have a coffee in peace, but it will also be a valuable resource for the children and their learning. We have had some of the larger magnetic building toys before but the Geomag Confetti Set is {Read More}