Ten Years in Spain

Ten Years in Spain

Today my parents are celebrating ten years in Spain.  It’s hard to believe that today ten years ago my ex drove us to Luton airport, and with my brother we waved my parents off on a new adventure.  A new life, in a different country, no longer a 15 minute… Continue reading »

Fixing Christmas with Sugru

Fixing Christmas with Sugru

I don’t know about you but I’m often cursing glues that don’t mend the things they say they will.  It ends up with a frustrated Monkey and a disappointed me.  Well now that is all set to change and I will be fixing Christmas with Sugru ( and way beyond!). I… Continue reading »

Chuggineers Ready to Build DVD – review and giveaway

Chuggineers Ready to Build

Monkey loves trains, and Chuggington has been a favourite TV series in this house for a long time.  With our cat being called Brewster it doesn’t take much to guess who Monkey’s favourite Chugger is does it. We recently received the new Chuggington DVD to review – Chuggineers Ready to… Continue reading »

Scented Christmas with ScentSicles

Christmas with ScentSicles

We are all now on the countdown to the day the big man leaves a houseful of presents and we get time to spend with our friends and family.  As it’s Monkey’s birthday next week we don’t put our decorations up until the following weekend.  This year, when we do,… Continue reading »

Green Toys Train

Green Toys Train

For this months Eco Friendly Toy Tester review I will be looking at the Green Toys Train. We received the Blue and Red train, there is also a Pink and Green version. The Green Toys Train is aimed at children aged 2 years and over, and as will all Green Toys… Continue reading »

My Blue Nose Friends – giveaway

My Blue Nose Friends

I have to admit to being a bit of a sucker when it comes to soft toys and I’ve always loved the My Blue Nose Friends range.  They are just adorable.  This Christmas there are four new friends on the block! Tatty Teddy has been joined by Scamp the Gerbil, Hugo… Continue reading »