‘Our top 5 family card games for Christmas’
Nov13

‘Our top 5 family card games for Christmas’

Don’t know about you, but our Christmas is filled with silly games in the evenings; no TV for us, we spend hours playing parlour games, family card games, Pictionary (our own version; no board, a hat full of Christmas-themed paper slips, and yes, we might even have our own flip chart & stand…) and the like. Every year we add a couple of new ones, but every year some of the old faithfuls come out again –...

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3hrs of Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons – under £4 (or FREE!). *happy*
Nov05

3hrs of Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons – under £4 (or FREE!). *happy*

This post was originally written eight years ago, when my then small boys’ favourite TV watching pleasure was Original Tom & Jerry Cartoons. Today I revisited it – and it’s just as relevant, with a little extra happy news on top! It all started when I tweeted this – (oh my days, those baby boys are all gurt big elderly man-sized teens now) The response was fast and universal. There was simply an outpouring...

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The Ingredients for Family Movie Night
Nov04

The Ingredients for Family Movie Night

We’ve been looking at the new Autumn-Winter range from Fox & Ivy – Tesco’s own luxury brand of homewares and soft furnishings. They challenged us to pick the key ingredients for Family Movie Night from the range; knowing how perfectly our outdoor cinema was thanks to them, I didn’t bat an eyelid and headed straight to my local Tesco Extra… See, there are just a few key ingredients for a truly successful movie night –...

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Gorgeous new skincare brand needs your vote (they have mine!)
Nov04

Gorgeous new skincare brand needs your vote (they have mine!)

A new vegan-friendly, anti-pollution skincare brand that launched into the UK market in August, has already been shortlisted across three separate categories in The Beauty Awards 2019 with ASOS.  The range is made up of 27 different vegan-friendly skincare products that can be grouped together for every kind of skin type, from face serums and toners to moisturisers and body wash. All products are cruelty-free, and free from...

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Challenging climate change with generation green
Oct30

Challenging climate change with generation green

We have all become more environmentally conscious about the negative effects we have on climate change, so for may of us, caring for our planet has become an integral part of our every day lives. Tackling climate change is no longer simply a question on government agendas, and people of all ages from all walks of life have become more proactive in their attitudes towards the environmental crisis which is unfolding. Whether you are a...

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This year’s Top 10 Slippers That Make You Go “OO-ER”
Oct29

This year’s Top 10 Slippers That Make You Go “OO-ER”

I know you want to know the Top 10 Slippers this year. I know *I* do. Because I love it when someone else has just done the work for you; like car insurance comparison websites. I just want to look at the best options on the market, have a little mooch and pick something with as little stress in the least time-consuming way as possible. Well, I’ve been oh so VERY helpful and done this for you – but with something a little more...

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