Having small children means that my windows seem to be constantly covered in fingerprint marks and the occasional noseprint. Having my mum come to stay recently was a reminder that I really needed to get the windows cleaned properly. This year I am a brand ambassador for Fantastic Services who… View Post

Review and giveaway – The Magic of My Name …

Review and giveaway – The Magic of My Name personalised children’s book

My girls love sitting and listening to stories. Listening to a story where they are the main character is even more special. Jessica has a few personalised storybooks but we only have one or two for Sophie. When The Story Tailors got in touch to offer me a personalised copy… View Post

Review and giveaway – #BabyLove: My Toddler Life

Review and giveaway – #BabyLove: My Toddler Life

#BabyLove: My Toddler Life tells the story of a mum and toddler capturing moments of fun together on Mommy’s smartphone. When the inquisitive toddler finds his mum’s phone left unattended, he can’t resist taking a few selfies. His mum uses this as a perfect opportunity to look back through some… View Post

Review and giveaway – Kaya Jewellery

Review and giveaway – Kaya Jewellery

I don’t often wear jewellery, other than my wedding and engagement rings. The few items of jewellery I do wear though have special meaning. Some of them are beaded necklaces that I have made myself whereas others were bought for a special occasion or with a particular memory in mind.… View Post

Review – Organix snacks

Review – Organix snacks

Friday afternoons are manic in our house. As soon as Jessica gets home from school, she has to change and get ready for her ballet class at 4pm. She then has Girls’ Brigade at 6pm. There’s no time to go home in between for dinner so I usually pack a… View Post

Helping my child learn to read using the …

Helping my child learn to read using the Read with Phonics app

One of the things I have loved most about Jessica’s learning journey since she started school last September has been watching her learning to read. Seeing her delight as new words unlock in her mind and the realisation that she can recognise them elsewhere brings me so much joy. Helping… View Post