Outdoor toys for all ages

The summer holidays have officially started and outdoor play is, hopefully, what it is all about. Six weeks can seem like a long time and trying to fill the days with endless activities and days out can be hard but a few versatile outdoor toys can really help your children get creative outside without moaning that they are bored after 10 minutes. Here I have created a round up of some of our favourite outdoor […]

trapped escape room games

Trapped Escape Room Games | Review

What are Trapped Escape Room Games? They are family friendly games that you can play at home (or on holiday). They are based on the idea of the escape rooms where you need to solve puzzles and decipher clues to escape or complete a mission. They are suitable for 2-6 players and for those aged 8 and over. They take 1-2 hours to complete and are lots of fun. Where can I get some Trapped […]

Bella + Phoenix Eco Friendly Kids Clothes | Review

Sustainable, eco-friendly, fashion is becoming more and more popular with people wanting to move away from fast fashion and instead invest in fewer items that are well made and have a better impact on the environment. This is an area that has really caught my attention recently and as a family we have been looking at different brands that specialise in eco friendly clothing. So far we have looked at Kookoo But Kind that have […]

Frugi | Organic clothes for babies and children | Review

As a family we have started to become a lot more aware of the impact our actions have on the world we live in. We have started to make small changes, buying more eco friendly and sustainable products, reducing our food waste and being more mindful about our choices. In order to do this we have researched lots of new products and sustainability projects and I have also been working with a number of brands […]

kookoo but kind

KooKoo But Kind | Eco friendly clothing for kids | Review

Like a lot of people I have recently been paying more attention to our contribution to the planet. I have started to look at how we can be more eco friendly by doing simple things that can make a big difference, such as recycling properly, reducing our waste and buying sustainable products more often. On this journey I have come across a number of sustainable and eco friendly brands that have really impressed me, one […]

Colour in your own pillowcase with Eat Sleep Doodle | Review

March is National Bed Month, a month aimed at raising awareness of how important a good comfortable bed is for achieving a good nights sleep and we all know how important one of those is. As a mum I have found that a good nights sleep is something I will never take for granted again. There are new-borns that wake every couple of hours, toddlers that wont go to bed in the first place and […]

book advent

What is a book advent and how do you make one?

Every year for the past 7 years I have created a book advent in December and it has now become one of our families favourite traditions. When I first started doing it the concept wasn’t very common and lots of friends and family were intrigued as to what I was doing and why but now the idea is definitely catching on more and more and I hope to be able to continue doing it for […]

ToucanBox – A children’s craft subscription box

I am a sucker for an educational activity. Anything that can get my kids learning whilst having fun is an absolute win for me. I am also a sucker for a subscription box and have tried out a few over the years, some for the kids, some for me and even one for the dog! So when I discovered ToucanBox craft subscription boxes for children I knew we just had to give them a try. […]

lost my name book - front cover of the book

Personalised children’s books by Lost My Name

Are you looking for the perfect keepsake gift? If so then personalised children’s books are where you need to start. Personalised children’s book make brilliant gifts as they can be bought for babies and grow with them as they start to learn their name or bought for older children who will be amazed at how they have been featured in a real book. These types of personalised gifts are the ones that children will cherish […]

Good bubble, a bath time review

Bath time is an important part of the bedtime routine,  it helps to calm and soothe a child before going to bed……… ha believe that you will believe anything. Bath time is a time to splash proof the floor, walls and ceiling as you try and convince your child that your bath is not an Olympic size pool and “no you don’t want to see how big the waves are”. It is a time when […]