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Month: December 2016

How can a blanket help Syrian children?

How can a blanket help Syrian children?

This winter, Unicef are providing clothes and essential supplies for over 2.5 million children in Syria and Iraq as well as those who’ve taken refuge in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Egypt.

Review | Baby Annabell Little Brother doll

Review | Baby Annabell Little Brother doll

I’m a strong believer in the Let Toys Be Toys movement; toys shouldn’t be classed as “boys toys” or “girls toys”.  As the mum to a boy, I want to make sure that he knows he is able to play with whatever sort of toys […]

Review | Mr Tumble Lights and Sounds

Review | Mr Tumble Lights and Sounds

Who doesn’t love Mr Tumble?  He is hugely popular in millions of households throughout the country, so it’s no surprise that there are a range of toys available to delight a wide range of children.

Every Friday I feel like a rubbish Mum

Every Friday I feel like a rubbish Mum

Every Friday I feel like a rubbish Mum.  When I think I might have this “mum-thing” down at different points in the week, Friday’s just bring me crashing back down with a bump…

Competition | Avon Violette Purse

Competition | Avon Violette Purse

We’re at the final competition of the week already!  Wow – that went quickly!  Here you can win a brand new, gorgeous purse from Avon.

Competition | Kitchen Magik Bake Buddy

Competition | Kitchen Magik Bake Buddy

The Kitchen Magik Bake Buddy is a measuring jug, mixer and dispenser – all in 1!  Keep things nice and simple in the kitchen – win this here!

Competition | My First Baby Annabell Brother Doll

Competition | My First Baby Annabell Brother Doll

Next up is a competition for a playful friend for your little one; meet Baby Annabell’s baby brother!  He’s an ideal playmate and is complete with his first outfit and bottle.

Competition | English Provender chutneys and pickles

Competition | English Provender chutneys and pickles

Christmas means bringing out the chutneys and pickles and all of those wonderful condiments to make all the yummy food even better.  How about winning a selection of English Provender chutneys and pickles?

Competition | Avon Luck For Her gift set

Competition | Avon Luck For Her gift set

This is one way of crossing a Christmas present off of your list – why not win it?  Competition number 3 is to win an Avon gift set.

Christmas Gift Guide #4 | Bloggers

Christmas Gift Guide #4 | Bloggers

As a blogger, there are plenty of things on my Christmas wishlist (the new Macbook Pro with touch bar springs to mind!).  That aside, here are a few of the best gifts for bloggers that you get give this Christmas.