Review

I love VIP Pets Review #AD

This week we have been gifted two of the series one I Love VIP pets dolls. Erin was super excited as she loves anything you can unbox. She also loves YouTube and the fact they have a YouTube channel to go alongside the pets is a huge thumbs up from Erin! The dolls come in …

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Dantoy Bioplastic Playset #AD

Edith has started playing role play games and loves anything where she can feed her “babies”, she currently has a wooden play kitchen but I didn’t want anything that was plastic because I am trying to be more responsible for our plastic consumption so if I can exchange an item I will! Obviously it’s not …

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Write off! What went wrong!

Good morning…. we’re back to Monday! But the first Monday of the school holidays- does this mean there is only 6 weeks until normality is resumed? I kind of hope so! I haven’t enough our time together in lockdown but I need some form of normality now. I think the girls do too. Erin will …

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No more knots when out and about with Knot Dr #Ad

If you are a long-standing reader you will know that Erin and I had matching hairbrushes. We have been using Knot Dr hairbrushes for nearly a year and we love them! They go everywhere with us- until now… We have been gifted the Knot Dr Pro Mini Kit. Which is a hairbrush and comb in …

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Doddl Cutlery Review #gifted

Edith is very much her own person and definitely likes control! Especially when it comes to eating! She will not let you put a spoon to her mouth unless she can hold it. This has turned out on many occasions her just grabbing handfuls of food and ramming it into her mouth! She’s one stubborn …

life

Lockdown day 113453736392…

This year days go by slowly…. the kids go to bed at 7pm and the night flys… before I know it I’m in another day of lockdown… a week ago on Sunday night when “Boz” (as he is known in this house) declared the easing of lockdown- for me nothing has changed. Except I’m now …

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How to make a birthday in lockdown fun for kids!

Last Friday it was Erin’s 8th Birthday. We had a swimming party arranged on the Sunday and she wanted a day out on the actual day. Obviously neither of these happened so I had to think quick. She was desperately unhappy about the lack of party and seeing her friends so in just two weeks …

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Meal planning to save money in Lockdown!

It’s the start of the week and we had our food shop delivered, and I sit in desperation every day at 4pm when I realise that it’s just been too full on in lockdown that I haven’t taken anything out the freezer for dinner. Normally I would just have Edith who happily potters around the …

Craft

Easy craft ideas for preschoolers

My friend recently contacted me who has a daughter the same age as Edith asking for creative play ideas, so I have put a few together as people seem to be struggling with ideas for little ones that have come out of nursery during lockdown. So I have put together 6 simple crafts to do …

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Getting rid of grey without dying in Lockdown!

When lockdown occurred I had a hairdressers appointment the week after which was obviously cancelled. Following this my friend/hairstylist messaged me saying we have got your hair where you want it! Please don’t box dye it!!! I have always been someone who can’t stand grey hair peaking out so normally have my colour done every …