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L.O.L Surprise! Hits the U.K.
Before I start this review of L.O.L. Surprise!, let me first apologise for the quality of the photos, LA has been poorly this week and as such wasn’t [...]
TP’s Christmas Diary
  Over the Christmas break me and TP have been working on a diary as part of his homework for school, I’ve had lots of fun listening to him tell [...]
How Tax Helped Build The Death Star – Infographic
Rogue One, the latest Star Wars movie to hit our screens, explored an exciting time between Episode III and A New Hope. During this era, wars were fought, [...]
Dreading Christmas
“It’s that most wonderful time of the year…..” and to be honest that’s the way I’ve always felt about Christmas. As a [...]
Portable North Pole – Review
I remember when I was a child that to get in touch with Santa you wrote him a letter and left it with a glass of Jack Daniels on the Dining table and hoped [...]
Ravensburger Woodlands Friends Giant Floor Puzzle
A few weeks ago the tiny 3 were lucky enough to be sent a giant jigsaw puzzle from Ravensburger, which is honestly my favourite puzzle maker. I knew from [...]
The Week Junior – A Review
JR is almost 8, and although he’s really struggling at school he’s starting to take an interest in the world around him, and in particular the current [...]
Be Carbon Monoxide Aware with Corgi Homeplan and Gas Safe Week
Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week to raise awareness of gas safety across the UK. It is co-ordinated by Gas Safe Register with support from the gas [...]
Useful tips for saving money when heading to the shops
When it comes to shopping, food can be the most expensive item we spend our money on, so it makes sense to cut costs in this area. However, few people want [...]
Interplay Electric Dragster Review
It feels like as soon as the kids broke up for school the heavens opened and it hasn’t stopped raining since, except for a few odd days. Of course on [...]
Jeff Brazier’s Guide To Surviving The Summer Holidays With Family And Friends Railcard
“Summer is finally here – for me it’s the best time of the year and a chance to spend some quality time with the kids. When the weather is good in the UK [...]
Penwizard Personalised Potty Training Book
   Although it pains me to say, my baby is no longer a baby, and she is getting ready to potty train. So when penwizard asked if I would like to [...]
Top Tips for Keeping Hygienically Clean During The Weaning Process
Weaning your little ones onto solids can be a fun, challenging and messy life stage from baby to toddler. With areas where children eat found to have worse [...]
Interplay wood worx T Rex
A few weeks ago JR was sent the Interplay woodworx T-Rex to make and review. As I am useless at woodwork I thought this would be the perfect father and son [...]
Forest School Fun
Back in December, I wrote about having ‘an afternoon in forest school’ with JR. I was aware that sometime towards the end of nursery in the [...]