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Back to school with Treads

*Ad: Contains gifted shoes from Treads* Well! What a year it’s been so far! I’m very much looking forward to getting a bit of normality back. Part of that normality will be getting the kids back to school. I can’t tell you how much…

August 4, 2020

Making Memories with Moonpig

Ad: Contains gifted product in exchange for this post. This year has been strange, hasn’t it? Celebrations just haven’t been the same. Dexter finished infant school after not evening being there for most of this year so there were no leavers parties, school trips…

July 19, 2020

Throwing A Great Party

If you are planning a party this year then you will have a lot of stiff competition if you want yours to be the best. The key to any party is making sure that you get the basics right. One of these is ensuring…

June 1, 2020

Money Activity Set from Learning Resources – Review

Gifted for reviewWhen I realised I would be having the children at home for quite a while, I wanted to make sure that I had toys and craft materials that could be used in many different ways – We already have lots of lego,…

May 28, 2020

11 Ways To Use Math Links Cubes

(Gifted for review)I love these little connecting cubes. I remember loving them at school and now my kids love them too. Thing is, for something so utterly simple, there are loads of ways to play with them, all of them educational.A pack of Mathlinks…

May 26, 2020

Corona Chronicles

I didn’t want to fill my blog with lots of posts about the Corona Virus and what it means, what affects it’s having on various aspect of ours and everyone’s lives – but I do feel that I need a place for a bit…

March 22, 2020

Why a new roof is a great investment

Now there’s no doubt that your home is indeed a great investment – probably the most important one we ever make. But to paraphrase a certain fictional superhuman, with great investment comes great responsibility (not to mention further investment along the way).  But regardless…

January 30, 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

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