Red Lion at Wendlebury

Enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury – AD invited to review

We’ve had so much going on lately that the thought of someone else cooking for us has been most appealing.  On Sunday we were invited to spend time enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury.  Situated between junction nine of the M40 and Bicester itself, it’s practically on our doorstep and we were…Continue reading Enjoying a family meal at The Lion at Wendlebury – AD invited to review

Socks to suit all the family with SockShop

Socks to suit all the family with SockShop – AD sent for review and giveaway

We’ve been looking at socks to suit all the family with SockShop and their range of Bamboo socks.  Can they keep everyone happy, help us to know who’s socks belong to who and restore harmony in the home? There are a few sock issues in this house that cause issues.  Firstly, and I’m sure I’ve…Continue reading Socks to suit all the family with SockShop – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Serpents Mark

The Serpent’s Mark – AD sent for review

I don’t get to read enough historical thrillers, so when I was asked to take a look at The Serpent’s Mark recently I couldn’t refuse.  Written by S W Perry and published through Corvus in June this year, this novel is set in Elizabethan England and is full of suspense and intrigue. The Serpent’s Mark…Continue reading The Serpent’s Mark – AD sent for review

Enjoying an explosive time at Brainiac Live

Enjoying an explosive time at Brainiac Live – AD invited to review

We were invited down to the Garrick Theatre earlier in the week to spend an hour enjoying an explosive time at Brainiac Live.  My nine-year-old son and I hadn’t heard of the original Brainiac television series, but the show sounded fun and we were looking forward to seeing what the show was all about. We…Continue reading Enjoying an explosive time at Brainiac Live – AD invited to review

Cat Crimes

Celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes – AD sent for review and giveaway

It’s no big secret that we are a family of cat lovers here.  With seven-year-old Brewster and our four-month-old kitten Paddington, ThinkFun knew they’d found the purrfect family to spend time celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes. Cat Crimes is a logic game aimed at anyone aged eight years and over.  It’s predominately a…Continue reading Celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes – AD sent for review and giveaway

Buying Varifocal glasses with Online Opticians UK

Buying Varifocal glasses with Online Opticians UK – AD sent for review

Once upon a time I had perfect eyesight, would blitz my eye test and leave the opticians with not a care in the world.  Then I started working on VDU screens and I was told at the age of 26 that I needed to start wearing glasses.  Having turned 51 earlier in the year I’ve…Continue reading Buying Varifocal glasses with Online Opticians UK – AD sent for review