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Leslie Rickerby


Our FIRST LEGO League Jr Journey – Welcome to Boomtown.

Last week we had our first official meet up since registering our team. We’re still finalising our team members as a couple of them have had to drop out unfortunately but we’re enjoying it all the same. If you’ve never heard of the FIRST…

January 24, 2020

Inflata Nation opens at PE1, Peterborough.

Last week, we had the absolute pleasure of being invited along to the opening launch of Inflata Nation, Peterborough. You may have heard of Inflata Nation before as there are venues in Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow, as well as a couple of others…

January 23, 2020
Reviews / Giveaways

Cabaret comes to Peterborough, New Theatre.

AD: Gifted Tickets (also contains spoilers)I’ve really been enjoying visiting The New Theatre lately. So far over the past couple of months, we’ve seen the Wizard of Oz Pantomime, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat and most recently, Cabaret. I knew very little about…

January 23, 2020

Joseph brings his Technicolour Coat to Peterborough

Yesterday, Liam and I celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary. We weren’t going to be doing anything but then I was offered tickets to see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat at the New Theatre. I’ve known all the songs since primary school –…

January 8, 2020

Our FIRST LEGO League Jr Journey – Part one

During my time volunteering with the Peterborough STEM festival, I was introduced to the FIRST LEGO League Jr. – a STEM programme for 6-9 year olds that encourages children to investigate a real-world theme, develop teamwork and programming skills – and have fun.FIRST® LEGO®…

January 4, 2020
Reviews / Giveaways

Vax Blade 2 Max – Review

This vacuum was gifted to us for the purpose of this review. Thoughts are honest and my own. Three kids – 6 and under. My house is often a MESS. I’m learning to embrace it to a degree. We’ve recently bought a Kallax for…

December 22, 2019
Reviews / Giveaways

The Wizard of Oz at the New Theatre

Last night we had the pleasure of being invited to The Wizard of Oz pantomime at the New Theatre. This was the first time that many in our group of 14 had been to the New Theater (Previously Broadway) so it was a great…

December 21, 2019

Keeping Kids Entertained During the Holidays

Christmas is upon us now, which means that as a parent you have to either take time off work or spend money on childcare if your work is less than flexible. Coming up with a plan of activities may not be something you want…

December 18, 2019