Category: Give-Aways

Win ‘The Children’s Garden’

We’ve recently been sent a copy of The Children’s Garden: Loads of Things to Make & Grow by Matthew Appleby. It is packed full of fun ideas and projects for getting the kids involved outside, and even inside during the colder months with gardening-inspired activities. A garden can be a …

Numberbundle Review & Giveaway

Today I’d like to introduce you to Numberbundle. Numberbundles are mathematical activity boxes supporting the Early Years Foundation Stage and National Curriculum for children aged 3-7. They give you a comprehensive toolkit that includes the materials and discussion points you need to introduce and expand on the major themes from …

Peace Of Mind: A Book of Calm for Busy Mums

I’ve been fortunate to receive a new book by Georgina Rodgers, Peace of Mind: A Book of Calm for Busy Mums. I’ve been reading about Mindfulness and Slow-Living lately, so this book was well-timed for me and welcome. I wrote earlier this year about how the Christmas break allowed me …

Win A Brilliant Preschool Book Bundle

We have been lucky to receive a rather gorgeous bundle of preschool books from DK. We’ve shared our thoughts on some other DK preschool books before, and as we like those ones so much, I knew this would be a treat. Both of the children were so excited when the …

May The Force Be With You

A few weeks ago I brought you details of a few of Egmont’s current Star Wars books, and today I’m delighted to be bringing you even more, thanks Egmont! The Reading Residence is most definitely a Star Wars household. The Husband grew up loving it, and now with Little Man’s …

Peppa’s Christmas Post Blog Tour

Today I’m talking about that loveable pink pig, Peppa, and Christmas cheer. We’re taking part in Ladybird Books blog tour, celebrating their new title, Peppa’s Post. Peppa and her friends are organising a festive pantomime and need to write bundles of letters to everyone in the village, so that people …

Scaramanga Journals & Stationery Chest & There’s A Giveaway!

You know sometimes you browse a shop or website and you just know that it’s perfect for you? The kind of place where you find yourself wanting pretty much the entire range, and one in every type and colour? Well, that’s what happened to me with Scaramanga when they got in …

WIN a Charlie and the Chocolate Factory fluffy squirrel!

Beyond the gates, astonishment awaits… Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in the OLIVIER AWARD-WINNING musical directed by Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes and we’re offering FIVE lucky winners the chance to win a fluffy squirrel …

Win a Hobonichi Planner

The lovely folk over at Pocket Notebooks are offering one of my lucky readers the chance to win an A6 Hobonichi Techo Planner, and I am bursting to share more about it and get this competition under way so that the winner will have it in plenty of time to …

A Christmas Star Review & Giveaway

Christmas Stars will soon be hanging in nearly every window in Sweden. It was originally a symbol for the guiding star but today it is a popular Christmas decoration because of it’s atmospheric lighting and lovely design. It makes the room feel all cosy and looks beautiful. When Jackie K …

Win Dinosaur Books!

We received a lovely bundle of books from DK last week, all about dinosaurs, and today I’m also offering you the chance to win the same bundle. I remember my brother being interested in dinosaurs when he was little. I even recall the book that he read over and over …

Roco Clothing Party Dress Review & Giveaway

Something that I’d imagine all parents of young school age children encounter are parties. Parties, parties and more parties! Boo seems to have an invitation to one every other week and it’s her social life that dominates our calendar at the weekend. This being the case, she does like a …

Win a £100 Amazon Gift Card with DC Super Friends!

My son has discovered super heroes. He dresses up as them, plays with their figures and toys and enjoys watching, reading and colouring them in! Batman is one of his latest discoveries, as we bought him some fun Batman toys for his birthday, and little does he know, but he …

Fancy a TellTail?

So what’s a TellTail? A TellTail is a handmade, wearable animal tail for humans. Simple. Available for kids and adults, there’s a huge range on offer. My kids have been showing off their dragon moves in our house this week as they now have a Daring Dragon TellTail. It’s caused …

Win Cardooo Activity Cards

Cardooo cards have now landed in ASDA stores across the UK and Ireland. Cardooo are fun-filled and funky activity cards that are packed with puzzles, stickers and exciting adventures that kids will love – they even fold out into beautiful pull out scenes to decorate with stickers. Here’s a glimpse …

Bertie & Jack Original Artwork

Today I want to talk to you about Bertie & Jack, and offer you the chance to win gift vouchers to spend with them. Run by two mums, Becky and Emma, they’ve built up their business along with their partners, designing and creating original cut-out artwork. Bertie & Jack have an extensive …

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