Punk’d snack bars from Organix – review and giveaway

Punk'd snack bars from Organix

I’ve always tried to be careful what snacks my son has had, and we’ve been big fans of the Organix range since he was a baby.  He’ll be 8 in December but he still loves their soft oaty bars.  Would he be persuaded to move on to the Punk’d snack bars… Continue reading »

Eating in with Everdine

Eating in with Everdine

Monkey and I are going to be away for a while over the summer holidays.  Having a husband who works over 80 hours a week, I know the last thing he’ll want to do when he gets home, is to cook a meal.  Well I’ve got that covered as he’ll… Continue reading »

Celebrating Father’s Day with Hotel Chocolat – review and giveaway

Celebrating Father's Day with Hotel Chocolat

My parents moved to Spain over a decade ago and although it’s not a million miles away, we don’t get to spend much time together.  We miss birthdays, Christmas and Mother’s and Father’s Day.  This year my parents celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary, in fact, in a couple of weeks…. Continue reading »

Celebrating Easter with JCB and Britains JCB 3c Mark III

Celebrating Easter with JCB and Britains JCB 3c Mark III

I’ve written a few times over the years about my son and his love of JCB.  From his My First JCB Freddie Fastrac book to toys, puzzles, and spending endless hours watching the real machines at work building our local supermarket and cinema complex, his love is boundless.  I wrote… Continue reading »

Easter treats from Hotel Chocolat – review and giveaway

Easter treats from Hotel Chocolat

No Easter is complete without a visit from the Easter Bunny.  Monkey is still at a point where he kind of believes that it’s the Easter Bunny who magics the chocolates that appear all over the garden for him to hunt down.  He still sort of believes, that Mummy is… Continue reading »

Enjoying Easter with Guylian

Enjoying Easter with Guylian

With a couple of chocoholics in the household, the thought of Easter approaching ever closer means that the excitement levels are mounting.  Although Monkey is aware of the religious significance of the Easter period, he’s honestly far more interested in the prospect of chocolate treats.  As is his father, if… Continue reading »