Never lose your insurance policy again


  Sometimes the simplest ideas really are the best aren’t they! I am for ever misplacing important document so any solution for keeping such things safe is interesting to me. I am loving this latest idea from Beagle Street. Beagle Street is a relatively new life insurance service from the BGL Group . Beagle Street’s  […]


The hottest new social shopping site for new and expecting parents


BerryClever is a brand new social shopping site for new and expecting parents which aims to make online shopping more fun and interactive by giving parents the power to discover and choose the perfect parenting products by reading and sharing honest advice from the people they can trust the most, their friends. Online shopping has […]


Best hug ever from a Squishable.

pink kitty

My kids have a lot of cuddly toys so when I was asked if I wanted a Squishable to review I was a little hesitant. After all they are 7 and 10 now would they really want another cuddly? I decided to chance that my 7 year old may like one of these rather huge […]


Five (not so daunting) Tips about Wills

will writing

Making a Will can be a daunting process – no-one enjoys confronting their own mortality – but often the way we get over this big hurdle is because we know it’s a vital step for our children’s future. Most people fall into two categories when it comes to their Wills: they either don’t have one […]


Soft Toys for Education: Ikea, Unicef and Save the Children


My children always get a soft toy in their Christmas stocking and this year the soft toys are coming from Ikea. Here is panda (Claudia Winkleman) to tell you why… The Soft Toys for Education Campaign from Ikea is rather fabulous. 1 soft toy bought = €1 donated The campaign runs from October 26th – […]


A Poundland Christmas Surprise


The other day whilst my daughter was at school I Christmas-ed her bedroom with some Poundland goodies. Now her bedroom is teeny tiny so I went for the less is more approach.  Her favourite colour is purple and Poundland have some gorgeous purple and teal decorations this year and they sent me some to decorate […]


My Kodak Moment of the Day (and an amazing competition)


Kodak Alaris challenged me to share my Kodak moment of the day. It was a great challenge. It really made me look and think what really moved me most about what I was seeing.It made me pause and observe. I was looking for the moment that moved me. Well this was without doubt my outstanding […]


Baby Starter pack giveaway worth £150


You need every bit of help you can get financially with a new baby and this giveaway is a great starting point! But before I get to tell you what’s in it let me tell you about Legal and General and their rather fabulous initiative for new parents. Life cover is one of those must […]


Lovely Christmas gift ideas from mamas & papas


Oh I do love Christmas time don’t you? I find picking presents for the younger members of our friends and family always particularly delights me. I miss the days of buying cuddly toys and rocking horses for my two (they like games and books more now) but I am so pleased there as till little […]


Bop It Beats Review


My kids love the original bop it and get really competitive about it. I have to say I have been known to play with it for quite some time too and to get rather over excited if I beat the kids scores! We were delighted  to be sent Bop it beats to review. Our postie […]


The Sbyke comes to the UK (the funkiest new scooter in town)


Bikes scooters and skateboards have all been around for several generations. But the Sbyke?  The Sbyke combines what is great about all of them and makes something absolutely brand new. I want you to show you the Sbyke P20 we have been sent to review. It is the ultimate hi tech scooter  for children to […]


Cosy Coats from Vertbaudet


Oh I do love my kids to be super snuggly in their winter coats and Vertbaudet have surpassed themselves with their little girls winter coat collection. take a look at these…..   Girl’s Coat with Fleece Lining / Girl’s Hooded Duffle Coat / Girl’s Hooded Duffle Coat, Girls | Vertbaudet / Girl’s Velour Coat, Girls […]