Month: July 2014

CRU Kafe Review, Give Away & Discount Code

When I was offered the chance to review CRU Kafe coffee pods, I literally jumped at the chance. The Husband loves coffee, loves it! His parents bought him a lovely Krups coffee machine for his birthday a few years back, and it’s possibly the best, certainly most used, gift he’s ever …

My Dream Garden

Oh, to dream. I meander around lots of beautiful gardens these days, with our National Trust days out, as well as enjoying my own and my mum’s. They lead me to daydream about my perfect garden. You know, the one you’d have if you won the lottery? If money and …

The Letter-Writing Box

For this month’s Papery Peep, I’m sharing with you my letter-writing box. I send and receive lots of lovely snailmail here. I love being a part of #PostCircle, and I’ve also found other lovely ladies that I write to via Twitter and Instagram, too. I keep every letter, note and card …

Papery Peep – July

Yes, it’s that time again where I ask you share your papery loveliness with me! I so love this linky! Well, to be honest, I love the whole #BringBackPaper campaign and series. We’ve been book swapping again this month, so here’s a little reminder that all books need to be …

Dear Shop

Dear Shop, I’m writing this through a haze of tears and exhaustion, so forgive me if I ramble on a little. I’ll be as clear as I can be. Why, oh why, do you torture me so? You’ve heard of toddlers, yes? They are fun-loving, gorgeous little scamps, but they …

The Blog Lowdown – Wild About Here

Today on The Blog Lowdown, I’m delighted to be hosting Kriss from Wild About Here… Please Introduce yourself: I’m Kriss from Wild About Here. Until I had my twins – Luce and Theo – I worked as an international television news journalist. When I was younger I covered everything from conflict …

In the light of the moon…

…a little egg lay on a leaf. Sound familiar? Oh, it does to me! I’ve been reading Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar for a few years now. It was the first book that we read to Boo as a baby, and it quickly became a favourite, so, among many …

Our Day At Twycross Zoo

Today I’m sharing our day out at Twycross Zoo… I’ve always loved zoos. They were my favourite choice of birthday outing all throughout my twenties, let alone when I was a kid. My love of Twycross Zoo began when I was at primary school, as our headmaster had affiliations with …

Introducing toogiez

We’ve recently been introduced to toogiez, the playable, wearable, stickable sidekicks…. toogiez are a match made in heaven – adorable, collectible plushies that stick to comfy, stylish, specially designed t-shirts. Attached securely and displayed proudly, toogiez are a child’s best friend, wearable sidekick and constant companion. It’s a cute concept. …

Word of the Week – 25/7/14

Thank you so much for continuing to share and to link up. You’ll be pleased to learn that Little Man has actually slept past dawn several times this week, so I’m now getting lie ins until just after 6am, which I can totally handle! If you’re new here, Word of …

Jewel Rings Aquabeads Review

Boo enjoys getting crafty and creative, so when we were offered the chance to try out Aquabeads, I knew she’d love to. We’d not heard of Aquabeads before. The idea is that you make various bead designs and creations, using the enclosed templates or your own ideas, then spray them …

What Am I Doing Now?

I’ve been tagged by the lovely The World According to Izzie Anderton to share with you what I’m doing now… Currently I Am: Sitting here writing this, whilst the kids are playing with their stickle bricks and dancing to Go!Go!Go! Reading: I’m reading a novel – Nicola Cornick’s Dauntsey Park, a magazine …

A Note From The Blue

Well. the weeks are just whizzing round, aren’t they? And as it’s Wednesday, it means that it’s all about #BringBackPaper here today. With just over a week left of this month, there’s still time to join in with the bookswap, and if you have signed up for it, do make …

Fruit Shoot Easy Squeezy Smooth Jams

We’ve been carrying out some taste-testing here, sampling the new Robinsons Fruit Shoot easy squeezy smooth jams… They’re made with 30% less sugar than standard jams, and there are no artificial colours, flavours or sweeteners. They come in easy to use squeezy bottles. There are three different flavours, which Boo likes …

The Blog Lowdown – Little Bohemian Butterfly

Today on The Blog Lowdown, I’m delighted to be hosting Little Bohemian Butterfly…. Please Introduce yourself: I am Little Bo of Little Bohemian Butterfly. When did you start blogging? I have blogged on different accounts for about 5 years. My latest blog has been established since January 2014. This blog has …

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