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Mountain Buggy Swift review: This buggy makes my hubby more attractive!

Who'd have thought a pushchair could make you look more attractive? Earlier this year I was sent a Mountain Buggy [...]

By |November 24th, 2015|Reviews|14 Comments

How do you get a child dry at night?

BB won’t get out of bed. I don’t mean in a lazy teenager way, I mean once we’ve said goodnight [...]

By |November 13th, 2015|Potty training, Reviews|8 Comments

Family days out in Surrey: Bocketts Farm, Leatherhead

The wet weather we’ve been having lately and the fact BB has been recovering from pneumonia means we haven’t got [...]

By |November 11th, 2015|Family days out, Reviews|25 Comments

Flat, comfy, wipeable & SUPER stylish: a sneak peek at next season’s Crocs

I can’t remember the last time I wore heels. Since becoming a mum there’s been no getting away from the [...]

By |November 6th, 2015|Reviews|6 Comments

Milton Combi Steriliser review: things could get messy

Having exclusively breastfed both BB and Little B I’ve never needed bottles on a daily basis so have never bothered [...]

By |October 28th, 2015|Reviews|2 Comments

InfaCare bubble bath review: excuse the pink towel

Bubble bath. Because neither of my babies have had sensitive or dry skin, it’s not something I’ve ever paid much [...]

By |October 9th, 2015|Reviews|4 Comments

Zippy JCB Bandana Bibs review: Little B has perfected his catalogue pose

Bibs. I’ve never been a particular fan of bibs – they’ve always been surplus to requirements in our house because [...]

By |October 2nd, 2015|Parenting, Reviews|6 Comments

Forget X Factor: build a campfire & make s’mores

Saturday night is ‘treat night’ in our house. This involves BB being allowed to stay up late and watch X [...]

By |September 23rd, 2015|Family days out, Reviews|52 Comments

Early Years Journal review: I ate chicken soup like it was going out of fashion

When it comes to keepsakes I’m a bit of a hoarder: basically I keep everything. I’ve kept every single item [...]

By |September 18th, 2015|Reviews|10 Comments

Summer days out with the kids #5: Great Dorset Steam Fair & Snoozebox review

August is over, the schools are going back and the nights are drawing in. But there's still time for one [...]

By |September 4th, 2015|Family days out, Reviews|12 Comments

IJustLoveIt.co.uk review: helping to make sibling bedroom sharing a success

It’s been a month since Little B moved into BB’s bedroom, and I’ve been busy putting the finishing touches on [...]

By |August 28th, 2015|Reviews|4 Comments

Summer days out with the kids #4: Colby Woodland Garden, Pembrokeshire

Social media followers will know that this week we’re on staycation in Wales. My brother and sister-in-law have decamped to [...]

By |August 21st, 2015|Family days out, Reviews|8 Comments

Cookie Crumbles baking kits review: easy cakes, muffins & brownies

Before becoming a mum just-add-an-egg baking kits weren’t something I knew anything about – it wasn’t a supermarket shelf I [...]

By |August 10th, 2015|baking, Reviews|4 Comments

Kiddyum review: Finally! A 100% healthy kids’ ready meal

At last! I’ve finally found a solution to tea times when I've been working all day, my supply of homemade meals in the [...]

By |July 31st, 2015|Food, Reviews|2 Comments

Summer days out with the kids #2: Whitstable Oyster Festival, Kent

You’d think a love of oysters would be a prerequisite for visiting an oyster festival. It’s not. I hate oysters. [...]

By |July 29th, 2015|Family days out, Reviews|8 Comments