Dream bedroom makeover


Next on this list of our house renovations is our main bedroom, it always gets left, always do everybody else rooms before ours. We just end up putting up with it because it’s only a room you sleep in. It’s not though is it, I go up there in the Read More →

Pirate tutu kids costume/fancy dress


At school my girls have been finding out all about pirates! So start the term off they had a visitor…..a real life parrot! All the children came home bursting to tell us about the parrot, also came home saying we needed to make a pirate outfit for an end of Read More →

Blueberry Ice Cream Lollies


This months Center Parcs challenge with Tots100 is all about ice lollies. Center Parcs ice cream enthusiast Deb Rogerson gave the tip of ‘Want to experiment with different flavours? Mix Greek yoghurt with a squeeze of honey, then just add your own additional flavouring. How about adding some crushed blackberries Read More →

Hotel Chocolat Summer Fusions

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When Hotel Chocolat contacted me and asked if I wanted to pick something from their Summer Collection I couldn’t say no! I chose their ‘Summer Collections Fruit Fusions’ box of 24 chocolates I had previously tried their handcream and it was pure luxury, so as you can imagine the thought Read More →

Me and you July


Another month has flown by and now it is the school holidays! How did that happen? Knowing that me and hubby wouldn’t get our usual Mondays alone together for a couple of months we ‘booked’ a date lunch in! Now you would think we would have gone to a pub, Read More →

Thank you Teacher treat jar


The time has come when the schools are breaking up and you need to find a teachers gift. I took inspiration from my Father’s Day chocolate treat jar that I made and decided that T’s teacher could have one too! The last glass jar I got was from Tesco’s but Read More →

Ozeri Elite Chef Black Ceramic 3-Piece Knife Set review


When we moved in together we went out and bought the obligatory wooden knife block set from the local department store to give us a selection of knives to use. At the time you don’t realise how important a decent set of knives are, how it can make life so Read More →

Chocolate Jar present Gift idea


On my bid to be more creative with presents and gifts, Fathers Day gave me a perfect opportunity to do something. I just wanted to say that I did this for Father’s Day but you could do this for many occasions. I wanted to give my dad a little something, Read More →

Carnival adventures with Barny Bear

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Every year our local village has a carnival, I have been to this carnival pretty much every single year since I have been born! I love to support our village, although I call it a village but it is a town now really!  I was sent 2 packs of Barny Read More →

We love you dad photo gift

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For Father’s Day this year I wanted to give hubby something thoughtful and something that would make him smile. He is such a great daddy and loves his children so much. He would do anything for them, they are his world. You can tell from this picture that they all Read More →