Like all 2.5 year olds Tiny is obsessed with Peppa Pig so after hearing how great Peppa Pig World was we decided to plan a mini trip there in the summer holidays as a treat. We went at the beginning of August and, although 30 degree heat can suck the joy from most things, we … Continue reading Review: Peppa Pig World at Paulton’s.
Just to be clear I'm no Mrs Hinch. I don't live in a beautiful show home and I don't love cleaning. I do love making my own cleaning products, genius storage solutions and my new Vax though. I do my best to keep our 1920s terrace clean and tidy as mess drives me a bit … Continue reading Review: A Love Story about my Vax Blade Cordless Vacuum.
We never planned to use a dummy but Tiny's had a dummy since she was only a couple of weeks old. Contrary to what we were told by literally everyone babies do not stop drinking when they're full. Babies like to suck. It soothes them. Tiny used to drink until she threw up regularly. This … Continue reading Review: Pacifier Case by Baby Wings.
Okay... more accurately I don't flush my loo very much any more. If it's yellow let it mellow and all that. It turns out that water is expensive on a meter and so we've been trying to save money (and water) by flushing our toilet much less frequently. And honestly I hate it. We may … Continue reading I don’t flush my loo any more.
Everyone says babies just need their mum and love...which is true but here's some stuff they'll also need: 1. Clothes. All the prenatal tests tend to be a bit inaccurate about exactly how small your small human will be so it's a good idea to have some new born onesies as well as lots of … Continue reading The Essential Baby Shopping List.
It's always great to be able to work with a brand that you really believe in and I love the positive parenting message behind Isabella and Us. Let's face it - parenting is hard. It is wonderful and rewarding but it's also exhausting, terrifying and all consuming at times. We constantly celebrate the progress of … Continue reading Review: Isabella and Us Mummy Cards.
The future is bright...the future is cakes through your letterbox. No, really! I'm amazed by the huge array of happy post that you can get shoved through your letterbox these days and cakes from bakerdays are no exception. Bakerdays offer a huge range of personalised cakes, cupcakes and balloons. I delighted to be offered the … Continue reading Review: Letterbox Cakes by bakerdays.
A couple of weeks ago I was gifted a product from The Buddha Beauty Company. Buddha Beauty is a family run company based in Manchester specialising in vegan, natural and cruelty free products. They sent me their Rose Daily Defence Facial Moisturiser to test. This moisturiser has been developed to support mature skin (hi there!) … Continue reading Review: Rose Daily Defence Moisturiser by Buddha Beauty.
I started writing this bucket list when I went back to work full time and I was feeling really mopey about everything I was missing out on. I feel so lucky that I have the time to do a lot of this with Tiny now. Build Lego Have Afternoon Tea together Bake Make a Henry VIII … Continue reading My Pre School Bucket List.
So you're pregnant and b-day is approaching. Here are my thoughts on what to pack. Disclaimer - I only lived a 10 minute walk from the hospital so my bags might seem a bit lighter for that reason! I'd recommend packing your bag from 36 weeks as you never know when the small human might decide … Continue reading My Hospital Bag Packing List.