Stocking Fillers to the rescue

Stocking Fillers to the rescue

If you’ve been following the blog since the summer you will know I’ve been determined to finish a cross stitch stocking I started for Monkey when he was a baby!  Yes, I know he is now 5 – disgraceful.  Before he came along I could finish a stocking within a couple… Continue reading »

Wall Create Canvas Print – review and giveaway

Wall Create Canvas Print

I’ve taken some lovely photographs of Monkey this year and when Wall Create asked me which one I’d like to transfer to canvas recently I really was spoilt for choice.  I had made a fatal error though.  We’ve had some storage issues here and I’d changed the file size on… Continue reading »

Toasting Christmas with Red Candy

Toasting Christmas with Red Candy

I’m always on the look out for different gift ideas and you may remember that I reviewed a really unusual Jewellery stand a while back.  The stand came from the team at Red Candy and when Father’s Day was coming up I turned to them again, so a treat for… Continue reading »

My perfect family holiday #markwarnermum

My perfect family holiday

Spending time as a family is a really rare thing for us.  I’m married to a workaholic who owns his own business.  Getting him to take a day off can be a challenge, let alone a week! Until very recently, our only trips away have been to visit family in… Continue reading »

Finn the Kite Flyer doll #likeaboy

Finn the Kite Flyer doll

Monkey has many toys and I’m sure after his birthday today, there will be even more! One thing he hasn’t had is a doll.  I’m really not keen on introducing guns into the house so I’ve purposely kept away from action heroes.  We recently discovered the Finn doll and I really… Continue reading »

Happy 5th Birthday Monkey!

Happy 5th Birthday Monkey!

I can’t quite believe I’m writing this – Happy 5th Birthday Monkey! How is my baby 5 already?? Today is a special day across the family as my niece is also 18, which seems even harder to believe. 5 years ago today, I realised that my birth plan of no… Continue reading »