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How popular is your name?

How popular is your name?

Interested in how popular your name is these days? Use the table below to find out!  

Your Vileda | special offers

Your Vileda | special offers

I’m a big fan of Vileda – we use their mops for our kitchen and bathroom floors, and they work a treat (their EasyWring & Clean Turbo features in my housework hacks post, so check it out!) Housework isn’t fun, so anything that makes it […]

Improving Your Home For Less

Improving Your Home For Less

If the time has come to start improving your home, then you’re probably going to be worrying about the cost that’s going to be associated with it. Some homes are just so expensive to improve, it really can come to an eye watering amount. But […]

KidKraft Stoneycreek Outdoor Playhouse | Review

KidKraft Stoneycreek Outdoor Playhouse | Review

My eldest is at the stage now of imaginative play, where he wants to create scenarios and role play. He loves a tea party! So when we were offered the chance to review the Stoneycreek Outdoor Playhouse, we thought this would be perfect for him!

Bloody Good Period | Charity profile

Bloody Good Period | Charity profile

Bloody Good Period give menstrual supplies to asylum seekers, refugees & those who can’t afford them. It originally started out as whip-round on Facebook, and now Gaby Edllin (Bloody Good Period founder) now has a growing enterprise with a vision to end period poverty. As […]

Baby Dove | Rich moisture & sensitive moisture review

Baby Dove | Rich moisture & sensitive moisture review

There are lots of choices when it comes to bath products for your kids. I tend to stay away from the chemically, sweet, fake-smelling stuff. I think my children smell lovely as they are (most of the time!). But it is hard to choose with […]

A change is gonna come…

A change is gonna come…

As it’s Spring I thought I would launch a bit of a new feel for The Family Beehive. I’ve decided to add a lot more colour and life into my images, particularly for Instagram. I’ve shelled out a decent enough amount of money on a […]

Fisher-Price Sit to Stand Activity Centre

Fisher-Price Sit to Stand Activity Centre

As my youngest isn’t walking yet, we were looking for something for him to sit in and be supported whilst still playing and learning. We were very kindly offered the Fisher-Price Sit to Stand Activity Centre to review, and it looked great for my 11 month […]

Backyard Cinema | Mission to Mars

Backyard Cinema | Mission to Mars

I am a HUGE fan of Backyard Cinema, as you all know! I’ve been to the beaches of Miami, and I’ve braved the chilly Snow Kingdom. And now? Now it’s time to journey into SPACE!

Supporting Charity work with Amazon Wish Lists

Supporting Charity work with Amazon Wish Lists

Amazon Wish Lists are a great way to help support charities with products that they actually need, sent directly to them. Items on wishlists range from books for children, to new bedding, and some big ticket items too. I’ve put together a list of UK […]