Emergency Overnight Bag – a review

Emergency Overnight Bag

Have you ever had an unexpected phone call and needed to leave home in a hurry?  When I first started working in Export Sales I had one of those calls from my Sales Director. How would you like to go to Bologna to help our Distributors.  Fab, yes, would love… Continue reading »

Trunki BoostApak and Yondi – review and giveaway

Trunki BoostApak and Yondi

As you all know my parents live in Spain, unfortunately we can’t be with them this Christmas but every time we’ve flown in the past I’ve been stressed out about one particular thing – the car seat! If we’ve hired a seat with the car hire company, it’s been a pain… Continue reading »

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 »

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 »