Tag: presents for kids

Another birthday blog: @KidsParcel review

One thing that birthdays lose as you get older is the element of surprise.  If you actually get any presents at all, they are usually ones you’ve specifically asked for or at least circled in the Argos catalogue left open on the appropriate page. Or slippers. For kids though, birthdays …

Happy third birthday! With Toddler Tools

As you’ll probably know, my laptop is still broken. Well, it might be fixed, but whatever state it is in, I do not have it.  Rather annoyingly, I’d written the best part of a ‘happy birthday’ post and then saved it – not in Blogger (yes, gasp, I’m still on …

A small Whingelet’s Christmas list with Wicked Uncle

Wicked Uncle were the very first brand I worked with as a blogger, in this post back in April. We were totally spoilt. They were a great company to work with and the kids loved their toys, so when I saw that they were looking for bloggers to work with …

Make bath time magical with Colours of the Sea Ariel

I’ve tried so hard, but I admit defeat. She has had blocks, bricks, cars and trains. She’s watched Cars and she’s watched Bob the Builder. She’s never been forced into pink. But all to no avail; My little girl just wants to be a Disney Princess.It started with Frozen. The …

Funcomet HappyCalc maths puzzle review

The big one has just started preschool. It is an emotional time. Not for her (she’s fine), for me. Mainly because of the fact she’s only away for three hours at a time twice a week and during those three hours (about 2hrs 40minutes taking out the walk there and …

What to buy the one-year-old who has it all – with Magformers

As you will probably have read already, last week ‘the baby’ (henceforth, the small toddler) turned a whole year old! One whole, entire year of ridiculous sleep deprivation, explosive poos and almost daily vomit until a few months ago. I genuinely don’t know how, but we survived. Hurrah! I’m bloody tired, …

How to not give crap presents with Wicked Uncle review

I was very excited to be contacted by a website, Wicked Uncle.  It might sound like a dodgy band name but Wicked Uncle is in fact a website aimed primarily at relatives of children who have been tasked with buying a gift and have absolutely no idea what to go …

It’s Christmas!

This is my daughter’s third Christmas.  The first one, she was not yet six weeks old and my husband and I were still very much in that new baby haze. She was feeding around the clock and we hadn’t managed to get anyone to take her reflux seriously so we …

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