Reviews

Reviews of products we’ve been sent and items we love enough to shout about.

Christmas Traditions Part 2

It’s funny but I wrote this post the other day about our Christmas Traditions then realised we actually have a few more to add to the list so thought I’d write another post to fit them all in. Christmas Baking Although we haven’t done as much of it as we…

Getting Crafty This Christmas

Everyone who knows me will know that although I have good intentions in terms of crafting my efforts never really come to much. I do love giving it a go though and the kids love trying their hand at making things. Luckily for them we were sent some lovely crafty…

Q Pootle Christmas Special: A Review

I’m writing this while watching my little one grin at the tv from his car (because all DVDs are watched from the comfort of his car for some bizarre reason). Father Christmas has just arrived in Okidoki and you can tell from the look on his little face that he’s…

Happy Birthday to BEAR

BEAR (creator of healthy fruit snacks and cereals) turned 5 in October and to celebrate they wanted to help bears around the world (of the furry endangered variety) live long enough to celebrate their own birthdays. To do this they have created special packs of their delicious BEAR Paws fruit…

A Triple Knot: A Review

What it says on the back: ‘Joan of Kent, renowned beauty and cousin to King Edward III, is destined for a politically strategic marriage. As the king begins a long dynastic struggle to claim the crown of France, plunging England into the Hundred Years’ War, he negotiates her betrothal to…

Guilt-Free Baking: A Review

‘Whether you want to whip up a simple treat for a rainy day, create a show-stopping spread for a party, or enjoy a romantic, indulgent dessert, this book will show you how you can have your cake and eat it!’ That’s what it says on the tin and you certainly…

Extreme Brownies: A Review

With a title like that you can be sure of a book packed full of ooey gooey brownies from heaven – or maybe hell, if you’re my Weight Watchers leader anyway! I love brownies. I have a recipe I return to again and again I found in a magazine a…