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How would a Minion Eat Ready Brek?

Ready Brek have teamed up with Despicable Me 3 to offer some great prizes when you buy a box of their yummy and warming breakfast. We got sent a lovely package of Ready Brek and Despicable Me 3 goodies to celebrate.

The latest Ready Brek Boxes
The latest Ready Brek Boxes

So what happens when you put a Minion on the front of your kid’s favourite breakfast. Well, the breakfast choice becomes even easier, no arguments over toast or cereal, yoghurt or porridge. Just a straight up, ‘Minion powidge please’. Powidge, or porridge, is Ready Brek in this house, always has been, always will be.  Continue reading How would a Minion Eat Ready Brek?

“Tragedy Should Not Stop Calendar’s Release,” says Brave Mum

A charity calendar will go on sale despite one of the featured babies tragically dying of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) aged just six weeks and five days old.

Millie Brear’s photo was taken for a charity calendar inspired by Call The Midwife, but sadly she died just days before the calendar was due to go on sale.  The calendar was expected to raise thousands of pounds for a number of baby charities.  However, Millie’s Mum, Chloe, has said that the tragedy should not stop its release adding, “We hope her perfect little face makes people smile.  I took Millie along in the hope that she could help out with the cause.” Continue reading “Tragedy Should Not Stop Calendar’s Release,” says Brave Mum

Christmas Shopping at Sports Direct

Christmas Shopping at Sports Direct? But you don’t like sports, know nothing about sports and unless told what to buy would have no idea what to get anyone who was sporty. So what are you doing Christmas Shopping at Sports Direct I hear you cry. Well I was challenged by Sports Direct and BritMums to find a couple of Christmas Gifts for £5. So here is my #sdfiverchallenge and it was very easy, very easy indeed.  Continue reading Christmas Shopping at Sports Direct

Win a Meal for Two at Turtle Bay

HAVE YOURSELF A CARIBBEAN CHRISTMAS AT TURTLE BAY

Step away from the turkey… Christmas 2017 is all about rum, reggae and jerk, as Turtle Bay invites you to celebrate a Caribbean Christmas to remember!

As the festive season gears up, Turtle Bay is here to offer the ultimate, alternative festive vibe, with its first ever set Christmas menu – featuring dishes inspired by the island life and Caribbean sunshine. To celebrate you could win a meal for two people at your local Turtle Bay Continue reading Win a Meal for Two at Turtle Bay

The Signature Collection by McDonald’s

Last week I was lucky enough to attend a special Signature event at McDonald’s on Boundary Road in Norwich. Husb and L were especially pleased they had been invited along as well. We were there alongside some lucky competition winners to find out all about the new Signature Collection of burgers and McDonald’s collaboration with Julien Macdonald OBE.

McDonald's Signature Event
A fun family night out

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Jelly Babies Tropical

New Jelly Babies Tropical with banana, mango and pineapple flavours have hit the shelves!

It’s the first time ever a new flavour of Jelly Babies has been created and they are yummy. Trust me. We’ve tried a few. Even comparing them to the originals, just to be sure.   Continue reading Jelly Babies Tropical

JCB Hydradig 1:32 Diecast Review

A little while back L received some unexpected post. A parcel with his favourite label on the outside, a JCB label. It wasn’t anything I was expecting and had no idea what could be inside so when L opened it up to find a perfect 1:32 Scale Model of a JCB Hydradig he was ecstatic.  Continue reading JCB Hydradig 1:32 Diecast Review

Win a Christmas Flavours Gift Hamper from Opies

Christmas Flavours

For many, Christmas isn’t Christmas without a Pickled Walnut but if this is your first foray into the Pickled Walnut Club, then we suggest that you use them to accompany Christmas cheeses or crack open a  jar on Boxing Day as they go really well with cold meats too.

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The Children’s Meditations in My Heart – Review

FROM ‘Hygge’ to parenting, the Danish way of doing things is often widely talked about and one of Denmark’s latest exports is no exception. “The Children’s Meditations In my Heart” by emerging Danish author Gitte Winter Graugaard enables children to fall asleep within minutes. Now available in three different languages, it is beginning to change bedtime routines the world over.
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Halloween Fun with Spider Crush

Following the popular match three games formula but with the addition of life like spiders Spider Crush is the free to download game that is sure to delight over Halloween.

Spider Crush Screen Shot
Spiders, spiders everywhere!

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