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A #CraftyChristmas with Gel-A-Peel

My favourite thing about Christmas is doing things together as a family. Whether something big, or something small, it’s just nice to have a bit of time together doing something fun. Watching Christmas movies snuggled on the sofa, baking cookies together or writing out Christmas card while listening to festive music, I love it all. The lovely people from Gel-A-Peel recently got in touch to see if we would like to take part in their Crafty Christmas challenge, and I thought it was the perfect opportunity for us to do something a little bit different as a family. Something festive, […]

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Health & Fitness, Reviews

HayMax Review – Drug Free Allergy Relief

Anyone who knows me will know I’ve morphed in to a bit of a cat lady recently. I love cats, and so does my daughter Caitlin. ¬†Together I guess you could say we are cat mad, and if we got our own way we would have a house full of little fur babies. There is one major problem though, my husband and my son both have cat allergies. Worried about them taking antihistamines every day, we’ve recently been trying HayMax balms, which are a drug free alternative allergy relief. Since getting the cats two years ago, my husband and son […]

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Giveaways, Reviews

Trick or TREAT! Gears! Gears! Gears! Sweet Shop Review

Trick or treat, trick or treat, give me something nice to eat! I love Halloween, it’s so much fun. Pumpkins, spooky costumes, fireworks, I love it all. But my favourite thing about halloween is trick or treating. Why? Because I love¬†sweets, and so do my children. Luckily in our village the response to ‘trick or treat’ is a big hand full of sweeties, when we went out last year my children came back with two full carrier bags each. Imagine the sugar rush we experienced that half term! In all seriousness though, we all know too many sweeties are bad […]

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Reviews, Toys

Chocolate Pen Review – National Chocolate Week

This week, from the 12th until the 18th of October, it is National Chocolate Week. There is no denying, I am a massive chocolate lover. I could probably eat my body weight in Galaxy chocolate and still be hungry for more, it just tastes so good! To mark the occasion, we were sent the Chocolate Pen along with some delicious chocolate from Divine Chocolate, and some fabulous autumn recipes from Amy Beth Ellice, and I couldn’t wait to try it out. The Chocolate Pen is designed to help you create beautiful chocolate creations at home, using your own favourite chocolate. […]

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Books, Reviews

The Big Book of Monster Fun – Book Review

My family are massive fans of books and reading, which is why we were thrilled to recently be selected to be Parragon Book Buddies. Each month we will be sent a new children’s book to review. We were very excited when our first package arrived last week! This months book is ‘My Big Book of Monster Fun‘. Filled with spooky stories, horrifying activities and fiendish colouring in pages, it’s the perfect book to keep your little monsters entertained. Just in time for the halloween break! The book is split in to two halves, monsters and dinosaurs. The two halves of […]

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