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Spin Master Kinetic Rock Crusher Kit review

Once upon a time, I was bought some Kinetic Sand, and I let the children play with it, inside, unsupervised. It’s fairly accurate to say I regretted this; it’s definitely more of an outside activity and not one to be undertaken by small children without adequate supervision. I know this now. …

The perfect Mother’s Day gift with Bella and Bow review

Let’s be honest, when your kids are small, you don’t really expect much for Mother’s Day. It’s essentially a test for your husband or partner, to see if he can remember, and manage to do crafting on the sly. Last year, I got a lovely card with missing chocolate and a …

Under 1 Roof: First birthday party

This weekend, we were invited along to the first birthday celebrations of Under 1 Roof. Situated in South East London, Under 1 Roof calls itself an ‘urban oasis for kids’; in practical terms it’s a a huge warehouse housing various child-friendly activities including soft play, a sensory room, a craft station …

The £2 challenge with Zamcog and Voucherbox

Could you feed your family for a day for £2 a head? My initial thought was that, no, there is no way I could do that. To feed everyone for £8 a day, even thought two are not quite full sized yet, sounded impossible. These kids eat a lot, but they are …

Our garden office (part deux) with Posterlounge

Remember back in December, when we had our garden office built? No? Let me jog your memory. Despite the fact it’s bitterly cold outside at the moment we have been making regular use of it; Doug (daddy; seems a bit weird to refer to him as that out of context …

Twinning is winning: A review of me&i clothes

I first approached me&i, a Swedish clothing company, not for the children but for myself (selfish, I know right). I was due to attend Blogfest and I fancied something new to wear, as all my clothes seem to have shrunk in the wash since I had children. Ahem. I liked …

The desk at the bottom of the garden: Our log cabin garden office

Well well; the log cabin garden office which we’ve been deliberating over for a year, and planning for about three months is finally here. We started looking at getting ourselves a garden office back in 2015, but once we’d factored in the electrics, the insulation, the build etc etc we …

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