Great value personalised wall art


I have been looking for some good value personalised wall art for our playroom for a while. I say playroom because it is where the children play and actually it’s where my husband and his friends play guitar too. I wanted the word PLAY on our walls. Love this wall transfer  from  it was [...]


What does a 9 year old know about money? (We asked Frankie…)

9 year old know about money

Frankie is my son and he is 9. I am expecting him to know a thing or two about money….let’s see How much pocket money do you get Frankie?  £2 Is that enough ? No because things are expensive How much do you think you should get? £3.50  (after this interview I moved it up [...]


Gorgeous Washable Cool Stripes Rug from Esprit

cool stripes rug, esprit rug, washable rug

Isn’t this washable rug just gorgeous!It’s called Cool Stripes in Turquoise and its from Esprit. I am do in love with it’s bright pretty colours and it has just zinged up our all white bathroom. As you probably know by now as much as I love to have a beautiful home and I adore lovely [...]


Go Ape at Sherwood Pines


We spent last Sunday on a day out at Go Ape at Sherwood Pines sponsored by Vimto. I couldn’t climb due to to some health issues but my hubby and kids had a go on their junior tree tops course. To say they had a fun time is an understatement. Both kids surprised me with [...]


Mini Hornit Review

mini hornit

We have been reviewing the Mini Hornit and I can’t wait to show you our little is so much fun  (sorry I filmed it  the wrong way around I always do this and never realise till I upload it!) Just launched the Mini Hornit is the world’s first lights and sound FX device for [...]


5 Baby Items that are Worth the Investment


    When you are pregnant, you find that people left, right and centre are trying to tell you what you do and don’t need for when your baby arrives. The problem is, if you did buy every single thing your family and friends suggested, you might end up somewhat out of pocket. There are [...]


Does it cost you £40 a week to feed your child?


The NatWest Child Cost Calculator ( is an interactive tool with collective data revealing the cost of raising a child from the when they are born right up totheir late teens. . For a child between 4-12 the expected cost of weekly food shop is £40. Hmmm. It sounds high to me ..what do you [...]


Paddington Bear Bread


What? Yes that right…. Paddington bear and bread. If you cross Britain’s best loved bear with its best loved bread you get  Warbeartons (instead of  Warburtons) Clever eh! I love Paddington Bear. I used to watch him on TV, have lots of the books and even a Paddington bear cuddly and stationary set. So cute. [...]


The bead and button company


I have always loved crafting with my children and was absolutely delighted to be asked to review the bead and button company. I had so much fun choosing elastic and ribbon, card toppers, buttons applique flowers. I chose some cards to decorate too and a star hole punch. I could have spent hours trawling their [...]


Summer Maternity Wear: Top Styles for 2014


Being pregnant isn’t easy at the best of times, let alone when the summer season takes hold and humidity is at its peak. Carrying a few extra pounds because of a growing baby can make you extremely uncomfortable, and it’s essential that you have a good selection of maternity clothing that won’t make you feel [...]


The secrets of being a happy mum

The secrets of being a happy mum

Here I am with some other wonderful parent bloggers sharing my secrets to being a happy mum for netmums. The other bloggers involved were…. Emily Leary Ellie Aindow Jaime Oliver Lucy Wray Kirsty Hornblow Penny Alexander(also filmed by Penny) Enjoy and do tell me your secrets too….


Turn Your Love of Babies into Your Own Business


If you have a love for babies and you want to start your own business, you have landed on one of the industries that is always in growth. The reason for this is because parents are always having new babies and they need all the baby supplies to care for their babies. You can be [...]