Month: September 2015

Papery Peep September 2015

Hello and welcome to this month’s Papery Peep! It’s been a busy month in paper for me – I’ve launched #SundayStationery, I’ve acquired a fair few books, I’ve sent out invitations for my girl’s birthday party, I’ve started studying for my OU degree and I’ve taken part in a stationery swap amongst other …

5 Ways To Get Your Child Talking About Their Day

So your child has started school and you’ve gone from knowing all about their day to being told ‘I can’t remember’, ‘we didn’t do anything today’, ‘that was ages ago, I don’t know’ when you ask what they got up to? Well, first up, you are not alone. It seems to …

What Does The Tooth Fairy Pay?

At nearly 6, Boo has lost two bottom teeth so far, and was beyond excited when the first one came out – a chance for the tooth fairy to visit! She got her little velvety pouch ready, and carefully placed her little tooth inside it. All was well, until she …

Miffy Is Coming!

We are Miffy ambassadors this year, which is an absolute pleasure as we love that little rabbit here! The big news is that Miffy is going to be coming to our screens soon… Miffy’s Adventures Big and Small launches on Tiny Pop on 2 October 2015, at 7pm. Featuring the iconic …

#SundayStationery 27/9/15

Welcome to #SundayStationery! A chance to share your stationery photos, or perhaps just pop by and browse others. I do enjoy gazing upon stationery . First up, thank you so much if you joined in last week. It was wonderful seeing some of you link up here, or share over on Twitter …

Fun Pre-Schooler Books From DK

We’ve received some new books here, thanks to the lovely people over at DK, and they’ve really put a smile on Little Man’s face and sparked his interest. My daughter adores her books and attempts to acquire more on every shopping trip we go on. My son, on the other …

Word of the Week 25/9/15

Hello and welcome to Word of the Week. If you’re new here, Word of the Week is a nice and simple weekly linky, with everyone welcome to pop by and share. You reflect back on the past week and sum it up in one word. Then share your word with …

‘Welcome to the Furchester Hotel’ DVD Give-Away

If you’ve got little ones, then you are probably now singing the theme tune to this, aren’t you? Sorry! It’s a catchy one, if you’ve missed it, here you go…. You’re welcome! Welcome to the Furchester Hotel is the series’ first DVD, featuring six episodes from the hit CBeebies show, …

I’m Loving… Autumn Style

I love the summer. It is my favourite season, I know that I am happiest with the sun shining and donning my flip flops daily. But I do see the appeal of autumn, the rich bright colours, the crisp and frosty mornings, the feel of wintry anticipation in the air. …

Can A Planner Make Life Easier?

As you know, this month, I’m really concentrating on getting organised. I shared in the first #SundayStationery my pretty Paris planner (still untouched!), and I also have a Dodo planner that I’m currently using for meal planning and my Zazzle washi tape planner that I’m using for blog work… But of …

A Precious Mum & Daughter Day

Last week, while my daughter was at school, I wrote her an invitation to a mummy daughter day. I popped it in her little post box and waited for her to discover it. When she did, she was so, so happy. I know I could have just asked her, but this …

Win £50 to Spend at Room to Grow

It’s exciting competition time! I have a £50 Room to Grow gift voucher up for grabs and I’ve had fun exploring their gorgeous shop of children’s furniture, storage and toys. I’ve picked out a few of my favourites, to give you a feel for the range and just because I wanted …

5 Things That Make Me Inexplicably Angry

I’m talking about seemingly innocuous things here that make me mad, whilst they are probably a delight to the next person, or at least inoffensive. I’m not talking the big issues here, you understand, the things that make most of us justifiably angry. No, I’m talking….. – Inspector Gadget. He’s …

#SundayStationery 20/9/15

Welcome to #SundayStationery! A chance to share your stationery photos, or perhaps just pop by and browse others. I can’t wait to see bits and pieces from people’s stationery stashes, or perhaps something they’ve spotted whilst out and about this week, though I fear it could get expensive as I …

Win £150 Smyths Toys Gift Card with Lego Scooby Doo!

I do love it when Lego join forces with favourite TV shows and characters, the sets always appeal to my kids. To celebrate the launch of the brand new Lego Scooby Doo sets, I’ve a great competition for you to win a £150 Smyths Toys gift card. Check out these …

Word of the Week 18/9/15

Hello and welcome to Word of the Week. If you’re new here, Word of the Week is a nice and simple weekly linky, with everyone welcome to pop by and share. You reflect back on the past week and sum it up in one word. Then share your word with …

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