Easy ways to go plastic free

| Home & Garden

go plastic free bamboo toothbrushes

Gladson are running a campaign hoping to increase the “community spirit in 2018” and is encouraging everyone to use sustainable ways of reversing the harm that has already been inflicted on the planet such as eliminating pollution and protecting the marine life.  Small changes to everyday life such as making the most out of recycle bins […] Read more…


My Book Heroes discount code and giveaway

| Competitions, Review

My Book Heroes discount code

I’ve recently been introduced to My Book Heroes. They are personalised books for children that guide them to discover and develop important life skills such as courage, leadership and determination.     Through their adventurous stories they have the child at the centre and make them the main hero. They show that heroes don’t have […] Read more…


A day of fun at Blackpool Tower

| Days Out

Blackpool Tower Lucas is at the top of the tower looking through the glass, you can see a pier, beach and sea in background

Last week we were invited* to spend the day in Blackpool Tower. Blackpool Tower offer a Blackpool Big Ticket that gives you admission to the Tower Eye and 4D cinema, the Tower Ballroom, the Tower Dungeon, Jungle Jim’s, the Tower Circus as well as Madame Tussaud’s and Sealife Blackpool! You are never going to be […] Read more…


5 activities to teach children self control

| Family

Growing children need to be taught a lot of values which can include sharing, being respectful, having compassion and self control. We see a lot of adults struggle with self control, and if you can get your children to develop this at an early stage itself, it can be helpful throughout all their life. Fingers […] Read more…


Wheelers of St. James, Liverpool review

| Food & Drink, Review

Wheelers of St. James, Liverpool review The restaurant interior. White bucket chairs with blue walls and wooden tables

Last Wednesday we were invited* to Liverpool to have lunch at Wheelers of St. James, one of Marco Pierre White’s restaurants situated in the four star Pullman hotel on Kings Dock. The restaurant specialises in meat and sea food dishes but says it does offer vegetarian dishes, the day we went, there was only one […] Read more…


Crate Creatures review – Blizz

| Review

Meet Blizz…A Crate Creature! Lucas was asked if he would like to be sent* one of the creatures to see what he thinks of it. There are 4 Crate Creatures to collect, Blizz, Pudge, Sizzle and Snorthog. Lucas was sent Blizz who like him, loves to have an ice lolly!     As the name […] Read more…


Skip Hop bags review

| Fashion, Review

Skip Hop bags review. The bat backpack on the end of a rusted bench with the bat lunch bag a little further back

I love Skip Hop bags, Lucas has previously had the Skip Hop Dino Little Kids Backpack and also has the Giraffe suitcase. When the lovely PR people offered to send* Lucas a new bag for nursery, I was very happy to see their new designs.     They sent Lucas the Bailey Bat Little Kids […] Read more…


Budget friendly family days out in London

| Days Out

If you’re visiting London this Summer with family and want somewhere convenient to stay the Serviced Apartments Canary Wharf are situated by the River Thames and include built-in entertainment system, free wi-fi, a cafe and gym to have fun whilst in a comfortable setting. The following suggestions are all free admission but there may be […] Read more…