Retro Board Games – Beano Monopoly, anyone?
Dec08

Retro Board Games – Beano Monopoly, anyone?

We’re big fames of family games night (we’ve talked recently about our top favourite family card games), and for some reason our teens love a Retro Board Games night more than any other. We’ve got lots of new ones, but the old faighfuls come out time and again… Monopoly, Cluedo, Sorry… notn of them gather dust (which is frankly a miracle in this house). So when Beano asked last year if we wanted to try...

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Our Favourite Festive Mugs This Christmas.
Dec04

Our Favourite Festive Mugs This Christmas.

It’s a well known fact that the topselling gifts on Amazon are consistently mugs. . We all have our favourites, in fact some of us have several favourites for different drinks such as tea, coffee, and not forgetting that scrummy hot choccy. we also have favourite mugs for different times of the day, mugs for breakfast, after lunch, evening in front of the TV mug or maybe an extra big mug for that cozy up in front of the fire...

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Our Best Christmas Jumpers in 2019
Dec02

Our Best Christmas Jumpers in 2019

I know it’s a bit weird – Best Christmas Jumpers is a bit of an oxymoron, isn’t it? But that’s rather the point – Christmas Jumpers are supposed to be awful. They were once a thing of style, and then they became laughably questionable… and now they’ve swung full circle. We LOVE a terrible Christmas jumper. The Best Christmas Jumpers are truly hideous, and yet come the Christmas season we don...

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1More Stylish True Wireless Earbuds | Review
Dec01

1More Stylish True Wireless Earbuds | Review

If you’re hunting for the perfect wireless headphones for your teen, stick around. I have been reviewing the 1More Stylish True Wireless earbuds, and these might just be what you’re looking for. Because trust me – I feel your pain.It goes without saying that any house with teens is a house filled with headphones. How did our parents manage when all we had was a record player? My teens are almost permanently plugged...

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Our Favourite Top Etsy Buys For Christmas this year
Nov27

Our Favourite Top Etsy Buys For Christmas this year

Here it is – my personal round up of my Top Etsy Buys For Christmas. And this is why I’m sharing such a random list of odds… I saw a call on Twitter yesterday, someone looking for help with their Christmas gift buying. The items they were hunting for were so SO perfect, I needed to share them: Twitter, can I borrow you in case you have come across the following on your travels? – a warm, soft blanket in jolly...

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Gorgeous Rabbit Lamp from Fox & Ivy
Nov20

Gorgeous Rabbit Lamp from Fox & Ivy

We love, love, love this absolutely fabulous little Rabbit Lamp from Tesco in their Autumn/Winter Fox & Ivy range. You might remember him from our Ingredients for Movie Night. Everyone fell in love, so we gave him his own post!) Yes, it’s silly. Yes, it’s unreasonably cute. And yes… he’s just rather adorable, sitting there all neat and quietly elegant. In beautiful pure white ceramic but with an unexpected splash of...

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