JCB Kids Coverall #digtheadventure

JCB Kids Coverall

Monkey received something in the post recently which is going to get so much wear in the months ahead.  We just need it to stop raining!  He received the JCB Kids Coverall aged 8-9 years and we decided to give it a bit of an indoor test to start with. My… Continue reading »

Dressed to impress with Mainline Menswear

Dressed to impress with Mainline Menswear

It’s fair to say that I don’t get much quality time with Daddy P.  He’s a workaholic and his business often comes before family unfortunately.  With me being in Spain checking up on Mum and then the madness that is half term, we were like ships in the night and… Continue reading »

Turning 7 with me&i

Turning 7 with me&i

I’ve loved the me&i clothing range since I first discovered them a few years ago.  The Swedish clothing brand offer a range of clothing for mums and their children, in comfy fit fabrics.  I’ve learnt over the last couple of years that their clothes wear and wash well. Monkey is… Continue reading »

Having fun with JCB Kids #digtheadventure

Having fun with JCB Kids

There are some brands that really having meaning to us as a family.  There’s a connection. One of the first books that Monkey was ever given as a present was a My 1st JCB book about Freddie Fastrac the Tractor.  He was a baby at the time, and I wasn’t… Continue reading »

Wandering through the Woods with Dickies – review and £50 giveaway

Wandering through the Woods with Dickies

We do love to get outdoors as much as we can and with winter approaching it’s important to remember that the grown ups in the household need to be as suitably attired as Monkey always is.  We’ve had a number of adventures over the last few weeks including  an afternoon… Continue reading »

Winter 16 Activewear Collection from Didriksons #foreveryrainyday

Winter 16 Activewear Collection from Didriksons

I’m often out in all elements, whether it be on the walk to school, running through muddy puddles with Monkey or going on snail hunts (yes we still do those).  There’s no denying that Autumn has arrived, colder days and more rain.  I’ve been in need of a more substantial… Continue reading »

Looking smart this autumn with Roco Clothing

Looking smart this autumn with Roco Clothing

Monkey seems to be having a massive growth spurt at the moment and it’s fairly clear that I need to re-stock his wardrobe before he hits 7 later this year.  Thankfully he’s going to be looking smart this autumn with Roco Clothing, and has room to grow with their 7-8 years sizing…. Continue reading »

SmartWool NTS Micro 150 T-Shirt

SmartWool NTS Micro 150 T-Shirt

I feel the cold easily and am often layered up unless it’s a really warm day.  Daddy P is always laughing at the fact I feel cold even on days he describes as positively warm.  Well with the SmartWool NTS Micro 150 T-Shirt I now have all bases covered. The top is… Continue reading »

Prepared for all weathers with Didriksons

Prepared for all weathers with Didriksons

Monkey seems to grow in his sleep, he is literally growing out of everything at the moment. He put on his beloved jacket recently and I realised he really had outgrown it, and his waterproof trousers too.  I can’t believe he’s had them both for 2 years, they’ve lasted so well!  They look… Continue reading »

Summer Smart with JD Williams

Summer Smart with JD Williams

I do like looking for something new to wear, especially with warmer days ahead.  I can finally ditch the jeans and look for something a little prettier to wear.  I shall be Summer smart with JD Williams and actually, I’ll be enjoying (hopefully) the Portuguese sun in my new dress and… Continue reading »