Guinness World Records 60th Anniversary

Guinness World Records 60th Anniversary

  Over half term the girls and I went to London to take part in the Guinness World Records 60th Anniversary.  I can remember Guinness World Records right back to my childhood. Do you wanna be a record breaker yeah? *Mari bursts into song* Roy Castle was a regular...
NSPCC Letter to Santa – why should you?

NSPCC Letter to Santa – why should you?

In my role as Ambassador of the NSPCC Letter to Santa campaign it’s my job to persuade you to ‘invest’ in these delightful messages from the Big Man himself. Last time I showed you my letter from Santa so you had an idea of what to expect. Trust me,...
On review: educational Christmas gifts

On review: educational Christmas gifts

Solar System Adventure Pack – LeapReader When is the right time to introduce children to the solar system? Never too young for LeapFrog who have put together a fantastic Solar System Adventure Pack. This pack is an introduction to our galaxy, a first lesson on...
Journl – the family online organiser

Journl – the family online organiser

I have been sent a code to access Journl, an online personal organiser. I was given a budget and asked to prepare for a day out with the girls using the program and I set to with great enthusiasm organising our day out in London over half term to see the Tower of...
Autumn yellow #TheGallery

Autumn yellow #TheGallery

We were recently invited up to celebrate the Guinness World Records 60th birthday, I have yet to tell you all about our day but we caught up with many of our favourite bloggers there and attempted a few world records too, more of that to come but I did manage to see...
Beef and Ale casserole with OXO #HerbsandMore

Beef and Ale casserole with OXO #HerbsandMore

Cooking just got a whole lot tastier and easier with the new OXO #HerbsandMore range, little pots of fabulous flavour that add a bit of verve to all your cooking. OXO sent us the range for us to have a go at and said they were so simple to use even the kids could do...
Easy fish recipes with Princes products

Easy fish recipes with Princes products

  If you think producing a quick delicious fish dish is difficult Princes are out to prove you wrong and to do so they sent me a hamper of their products and asked me to get cooking with them, so I did. There was the time my sister in law popped over with my...
Roses – Costa Brava by bike!

Roses – Costa Brava by bike!

Our second day on the Costa Brava was spent in Roses up at the other end of the bay where L’Estartit sits at the bottom. It took a good hour on a minibus to get there but it was well worth the drive. We arrived at around 10 am and the lovely lady from Burricleta...
The poppies Tower of London

The poppies Tower of London

Half term. Seems like a lifetime ago now but it’s only been over a week. I like to organise something to do with the girls over their school breaks and I had decided on the poppies at the Tower of London this time. Firstly because we had spotted the first of...
Getting personal – personalised gifts

Getting personal – personalised gifts

Will you take a look at that gorgeous box? I was Over The Moon when it arrived. It’s got my name on it and not only that, I now have somewhere to put ‘stuff’ in. I am a grand collector of ‘stuff’ much to husband’s distress. I seem...

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