The Stress Goblin’s Hat review

| Competitions, Review

The Stress Goblin’s Hat review

We were recently sent* a copy of The Stress Goblin’s Hat which is an engaging book aimed at children 3-7 years old. It has been created by experts to help children identify and cope with stress.     Many adults struggle with stress and talking about and we understand it more so I think it […] Read more…


East Lancashire Hospice Bubble Rush 2019

| Charity

East lancs hospice Bubble Rush 2019

Lucas and I, along with my friend and her daughter have signed up to take part in Bubble Rush in April. My friend and I did the Race for Life in 2016 but rather than the usual course, we did the Pretty Muddy one so I was delighted when I was shown the Bubble Run! […] Read more…


Date ideas on a budget

| Days Out

Date ideas on a budget

Whether you celebrate Valentines Day or just fancy a romantic day together without breaking the budget, here are a few ideas…     Recreate you first dinner out together. Go to the grocery store and get the items you need to make the dishes at home. It will give you time to reminisce whilst you cook […] Read more…


Encouraging a healthy and active lifestyle for children

| Health & Beauty

fun spring games

A few simple but effective changes can help parents guide their children to a more healthy and active lifestyle. Today’s parents are increasingly aware of the health risks associated with poor nutrition and low activity levels in children. Doctors, school teachers and other health professionals have been working to educate children and promote healthy lifestyles […] Read more…


Lil Beatz dance class review

| Days Out, Review

Last Friday Lucas was invited* to a Lil Beatz class. Lil Beatz classes run in Southport and Blackpool, although I can see expansion coming very soon! We attended the class at Jollies Barn which is in Mere Brow, close to Southport. Jollies Barn is a soft play area so as well as getting the class, […] Read more…


Prestige Flowers Valentine’s review

| Home & Garden, Review

Prestige Flowers Valentine’s review A close up of bouquet

  I’ve previously featured Prestige Flowers on Instagram and they recently sent* me the Grandeur bouquet to review. As well as flowers, Prestige Flowers also sell plants, luxury bears, hampers and baskets, baby gifts, bath and pamper products, food including an array of cheese, fruit, sweets and chocolates.     Anyway, back to the bouquet…The […] Read more…


Making moving with children a little easier…

| Home & Garden

moving house with children

Moving house is so stressfull for anyone so if you are moving with children, its even more stressful. Here are a few ways, that, hopefully will make it more manageable… Clearly mark the children’s boxes so you can find them quickly once they’ve been moved and unpack their rooms first. This gives them somewhere to […] Read more…


Ways to instill kindness and compassion in children

| Family

Ways to instill kindness and compassion in children

As parents, we all want the best for our children, and we also want our children to be the best. We want them to be good human beings, for them to have the qualities of kindness, humbleness, gratefulness and compassion among others. Here are simple and actionable ways to help you take action and help […] Read more…