I’ve seen lots of people asking when should kids have smartphones recently… So I thought I’d share my thoughts today. You would think by the title of my blog that I am all for kids having tech. That’s not the case … Continue reading When Should Kids Have Smartphones?
Last night, I appeared on BBC Radio Manchester, on the Dead Good Show with Simone Riley. Amongst various topics, we discussed the recent news that Katie Price is looking at placing her 16 year old son, Harvey into residential care. … Continue reading Why I Agree With Katie Price (for once)
If you read my blog regularly, you may recall that last April, I had my first Mum’s Night off in almost 7 years. Myself and my best blogging buddy headed to Last Drop Village in Bolton for 24 hours of … Continue reading Bargain Spa Break At Last Drop Village
The Saturday after Christmas, a parent nightmare made me age by a good ten years. Syd choked on a skittle when we were at the cinema. It’s no exaggeration to say both of us were scared witless. I rarely let … Continue reading Parent Nightmare: Syd Choked On A Skittle
Read my recipe for a delicious Black Forest Hot Chocolate Continue reading Black Forest Hot Chocolate Recipe
Find out how I got on when I took Sam camping Continue reading Camping With My Autistic Son
Last month, I was asked to review a Tesalate sand-free towel. I opted for the Heartbeats design, and I was not disappointed. In case you’re not familiar with sand-free towels, let me explain… Tesalate beach towels are super compact, ultra … Continue reading Tesalate Sand-Free Towel Review And Giveaway
It’s no secret that we are big fans of role-play and imaginative play toys. So when we were asked to review the new Schleich Pony Agility Training set, from their Farm World Collection, I agreed right away. The set is … Continue reading Schleich Pony Agility Training Set Review
Until today, I had never visited a Hard Rock Cafe. This is really shocking, as I am a huge Indie / Rock music fan, so it’s right up my street. When I was asked to review the Mother’s Day Menu At … Continue reading Mother’s Day Menu At Hard Rock Cafe Manchester
It’s no secret that we are big game fans in this house! We’ve teamed up with University Games to give one of our readers a share of the fun! One of my readers will win their own Staccups game! The … Continue reading Staccups Giveaway
I’ve been driving for 15 years now. It’s been over 16 years since I passed my theory test. One thing which always stuck in my head was stopping distance. Until I began cramming for my theory test, I hadn’t considered … Continue reading Do You Know Your Car’s Emergency Stopping Distance?
When we were asked to review Jawsome Sharks at SeaLife Manchester, I was happy to say yes! SeaLife Manchester opened back in 2013, and we had annual passes for a couple of years before the kids started school. It’s only … Continue reading Win 4 Tickets To Jawsome Sharks at SeaLife
I’m 36 this year, and have been wearing glasses for driving and watching TV for 5 years. When I was asked to review the M&S Opticians in Manchester, I was curious as to how different to my regular opticians it … Continue reading M&S Opticians in Manchester
I’m in my mid thirties now, and still haven’t seen much of the world. I’m pretty ashamed to admit I have never left Europe. When I saw the Travelbag fun travel cinema yesterday, it got me thinking about seeing more … Continue reading Which Locations Are On My Bucket List?
It’s no secret that I am a huge geek. I’m extremely passionate about encouraging kids to get involved with S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). With that in mind, today I am sharing 3 easy experiments for kids for Science … Continue reading Three Easy Kids Experiments For Science Week
Whether you’re planning a backpacking adventure through Australia, or you’re heading to your favourite family holiday destination… Each and every traveller as one thing in common:wanting to stay safe when travelling. Sure, you might be familiar with the area, what places … Continue reading Five Tips To Stay Safe When Travelling