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Peter Rabbit animated series- book review

When the new Peter Rabbit animation first came on Cbeebies last year E was absolutely hooked. He was quite excited when we were sent a set of the books to […]


Photogifts for Christmas – my Snapfish review

Three weeks to go until Christmas day! As usual though, I am doing great with gifts for the kiddies but pretty behind with gifts for parents/grandparents in comparision. So when […]


Christmas craft ideas for your little ones

It’s fast approaching that time of year again – the big “C” is just around the corner! I very surprisingly managed to do about 70% of my present buying for […]

fried rice

Easy fried rice

This easy fried rice dish started out years ago because I had to rustle something together with leftovers from the fridge and freezer. It’s now become a firm favourite in […]


Flying long haul with two children under 5

We are off to Hong Kong tomorrow evening and I am dreading the flight! It’s now 11pm and I have given up on packing properly until tomorrow….I still need to […]

mini toad in the hole

Easy dinner for the kids – mini toad in the hole

So following from my “Juggling work, school and family” post I have been making more of an organised effort with cooking dinner. I don’t know about anyone else, but invariably […]

Your tips on juggling work, school and family?

It’s been a hectic few weeks in our household with the new routine of school. We are all exhausted! I’m currently struggling with trying to fit everything in that needs […]


Panda Drinks – review

Anyone remember Panda Drinks from their childhood or am I showing my age? I remember the Panda fizzy pops I had as a child and am pleased to say Panda Drinks […]

The Baby Show 24-26 October 2014

Win a pair of tickets to the Baby Show

The Baby Show the UK’s leading pregnancy and parenting event is on at the London Olympia from October 24th – 26th October 2014 and I have a pair of tickets to […]


Neglected second child….

Poor M….I do feel sorry for him sometimes. With all the changes that have gone on with E starting school and having spent the whole summer together 24/7 I think […]