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Quick, Easy and Healthy – Weight Watchers from Heinz

It’s January so we’re all looking to eat a little better. Whether it’s a New Year’s Resolution to eat better or generally be healthier. Or, like me, you just can’t look at another bit of cheese for a while after December’s diet of cheese, chocolate and mince pies! You might not have time to be cooking from scratch every night though, so the new range of Balance Range from Weight Watchers by Heinz may be just the ticket.  Continue reading Quick, Easy and Healthy – Weight Watchers from Heinz

Scrummies Review and Giveaway

Scrummies are a delicious and healthy snack aimed at children. Yummy, scrummy fruit in perfect snacking packaging we received a lovely box of samples to try. In the midst of December indulgences they couldn’t have been better timed, or more gratefully received. We also had some Clearly Scrumptious adult snacks too, but L wasn’t fussed by that distinction and claimed everything for himself.

Simply Scrumptious and Scrummies
A lovely parcel to come home to

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Christmas at Wroxham Barns

Yeah, yeah. I know Christmas is over. I know it’s the New Year. But we had the best time visiting Santa at Wroxham Barns in December I really wanted to share it with you.

Feeling Calm
Santa

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Making Teeth Cleaning Fun with Colgate

L has always had his issues with teeth cleaning. Some days he’s fine, others he is not. He can change what he likes and doesn’t like in seconds. From the colour of his toothbrush to the flavour of his toothpaste. So when Colgate asked to send us some of their Minion Range I was eager to try them out.  Continue reading Making Teeth Cleaning Fun with Colgate

The Lumie Bedbug – Review

We’ve been long time fans of Lumie in this house. I have the Iris, husb has the Luxe. My desk lamp is a Lumie. We gave one to my Mother in Law. I haven’t found a product of theirs I don’t like and now they do one for kids and L has been testing it out, the Lumie Bedbug.  Continue reading The Lumie Bedbug – Review

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?

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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Spooktastic, family fun at intu Chapelfield this half term

Free Halloween-themed craft activities and safe trick or treating

 Halloween is creeping up and intu Chapelfield has some spook-tacular family activities lurking around the corner with its half term Kids’ Club. From Wednesday 25 October to Sunday 29 October children will be able to enjoy fun, Halloween-themed crafts as well as taking part in the Big Trick or Treat.  And to round it all off there’s the chance to vote for the ‘best in show’ at the annual retailer pumpkin competition. Continue reading Spooktastic, family fun at intu Chapelfield this half term

Elves Behavin’ Badly

I have some very exciting news. I am a brand ambassador for Elves Behavin’ Badly. From the 1st December up until Christmas our elves will be up to mischief and I’ll be sharing it across my social channels.

Elves Behavin' Badly
Sleepover – We’ve got enough Elves at home to make it a pretty epic sleepover

Unless you’ve been living under a brick for the past few years you’ll have come across the Elf phenomenon in its many guises.

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