Reviews of products we have used from beauty to toys and household. Reviews of places we have visited for days out and nights away

Interactive learning with Osmo

| Family, Lifestyle, Reviews

Lucas playing with the osmo app. Creating a tippee out of silicon pieces

  One evening after looking on Facebook D came running upstairs to tell me about a learning app a friend was using for his children. Just when you thought you knew all about the ways to use tech to keep your children entertained, you find something that blows everything else out of the water. Osmo […] Read more…


VonHaus 2500w 11 fin radiator review

| Home & Garden, Lifestyle, Reviews

white VonHaus 2500w 11 fin radiator

  Having recently moved to France we have been staying in temporary accommodation while our new house purchase completes. Our accommodation only has a wood burner downstairs which doesn’t adequately heat the rest of the house. Like most buildings in France, ours is built from stone and is colder inside than outside, even on the […] Read more…


Getting the branding right with Printcious

| Reviews

Getting the branding right with Printcious. The black tshirt with red writing. It is hung up on a branch of a tree overlooking countryside

  Having recently emigrated to France, my partner is in the process of starting a property management company in the Dordogne. He wanted to get some personalised T-Shirts for work. The guys at Printcious kindly offered to send us 5 T-Shirts to review. They provide a vast array of items that can be personalised from […] Read more…


Messages from Santa with Portable North Pole

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A screenshot of Lucas in a snow globe on one of the pnp videos

  It’s that time of the year again where Lucas is looking forward to Christmas and has been talking about what he would like from Father Christmas and checking that Chippy the Elf will know he has moved house and to come here in December. Lucas loved the Portable North Pole app last year so […] Read more…