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Studio creator video maker kit – a review

September 18, 2020 admin 0

#gifted A couple of weeks ago we were very kindly sent the Studio Creator video maker kit to try out. Now normally we are sent things that either excite me, like books, beauty products or coffee or items that excite the kids like games, toys and chocolate but the studio creator perked the interest of both the boys and I and I have a feeling I am going to have to either share this one […]

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The Climbing Hangar in Liverpool

September 17, 2020 admin 0

#Gifted experience Last night we were invited to The Climbing Hangar at Matchworks in Liverpool. The boys have loved indoor climbing ever since our first experience a few years ago at Be Boulder and then again last year at our local centre Boulder Hut and were really looking forward to getting stuck in, especially as it feels like such a long time since we have ventured anywhere exciting due to lockdown.   The Climbing Hangar is in […]

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A Few of the Benefits of Calmer Daily Decision Making

September 9, 2020 admin 0

With the multitude of different stresses that we are all confronted with from time to time in everyday life, it’s hardly surprising that we so commonly find ourselves regularly making decisions from a place of stress and anxiety. On some intuitive level, it’s probably fair to say that most people realise that there are benefits to making daily decisions from a place of calm and balanced perspective – but unless you are consciously looking for […]

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Elements, the new vegan beauty products

August 25, 2020 admin 1

There is a brand new range of vegan beauty products about to hit the shelves in Holland & Barrett on September 1st and I’ve been lucky enough to have a sneak peak.  These eagerly anticipated all natural skin and body care  products have been created by the breath taking  Elements Boutique Spa  in Somerset and are bound to be top of everyones Christmas list this year.   There are a number of products in the range which is […]

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Talking to Your Kids About Tough Topics

August 21, 2020 admin 0

As parents, you can bet your bottom dollar that you’re going to have to spend a fair amount of time talking to your kids about tough topics. From the death of a loved one to discussions about the birds and the bees, there is always a tough talk waiting to be had, and it’s really important that you approach such talks in the right way if you want to ensure that things go smoothly.   […]

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What do parent bloggers bring to the table?

August 12, 2020 admin 0

I first started blogging about 5 years ago as a hobby. I worked for an online blog where I would review beauty products and although I absolutely loved trying out new make up and face creams I knew in my heart of hearts I was not cut out to be a beauty blogger, not long term with that as my only focus anyway, so when an opportunity to review a long weekend in Scotland came […]

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The Buyagift Afternoon Tea for Two at the Townhouse Chester

August 10, 2020 admin 0

This week it is Afternoon Tea Week and to celebrate Buyagift sent me and my mum to the Townhouse Chester to try out their Afternoon tea for two with bottomless prosecco. I know, I know, it’s a hard job but someone has to do it. The Buyagift voucher costs £59.90 which entitles you and a friend to afternoon tea and an hour and half of bottomless prosecco, making it great value for money. The voucher […]

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What is CBD?

August 8, 2020 admin 0

Have you ever asked “What is CBD?” Three little letters. CBD The once overlooked compound seems to be popping up everywhere these days. All the cool kids are using it. And the uncool ones, too! Also, it comes in so many different forms. CBD oil. CBD dabs. CBD patches. CBD edibles. What are all these things? What the heck is CBD anyway? I’m so glad you asked. Cannabidiol is really hard to spell. Which is […]

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WIN – Multi-Mam Breastfeeding Compresses and a pink Chilly bottle

August 4, 2020 admin 12

As this week is National Breastfeeding Awareness Week we are running a series of breastfeeding related competitions including this awesome giveaway in conjunction with Multi-Mam. Up for grabs today is a  set of Multi-Mam Breastfeeding Compresses and a pink Chilly bottle so be quick and make sure you enter before it’s too late.   The Multi-Mam Breastfeeding Compresses are so easy to use, you simply open them up and place them over the nipple for […]

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WIN – A Dr Brown’s Milkflow Breast Pump

August 4, 2020 admin 14

In honour of Breastfeeding Awareness Week we are running a series of competitions that are perfect for new mums or mums to be. Today’s competition is running in conjunction with Baby Central who are renowned for offering big brand names at fantastic prices offering everything you need from pregnancy to weaning and beyond.  On offer today is the chance to get your hands on one of these Dr Brown’s Milkflow one-piece Breast Pumps usually priced at £10.99. […]