Didriksons Bawal Jacket

Didriksons Bawal Jacket

When we were away last week, I had little idea of what the weather would throw at us.  One minute the sun was out, the next the clouds would come back.  I needed something for Monkey to wear that would cover the changeable conditions and I opted for the Didriksons Bawal… Continue reading »

Putting Berghaus Kids to the test with Blacks

Putting Berghaus Kids to the test with Blacks

My husband is a stalwart fan of the Berghaus brand and basically lives in their jackets when we are off on adventures.  But I’ve not tried the range for my son.  It’s been time to change that and we’ve been putting Berghaus Kids to the test with Blacks.  My 7-year-old son… Continue reading »

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 »