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3 easy ways to be more eco-friendly | bathroom

3 easy ways to be more eco-friendly | bathroom

With the truly terrifying recent claim that there will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050, many people are looking for ways to reduce their plastic consumption, and be a bit more environmentally friendly in general. Here are 3 easy ways to do just that, by […]

SEA LIFE London Aquarium | Review

SEA LIFE London Aquarium | Review

London is full of wonderful attractions, and we’ve been to quite a few of them! One that we hadn’t been to was SEA LIFE London. So we were thrilled to get the chance to review it for The Family Beehive! It was summer holidays when […]

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 […]