25 September 2016

Bath Time Adventures with HiPP Organic Free From Baby Care Range


Being a mum to 3 children, I'm sure you can imagine just how many brand of baby items I have tried out over the years. Too many to name in fact. From foods and nappies, to bottles and bath ranges, we've probably tried most brand on the market. 

HiPP Organic have been one of my favourite food baby brands since, well I don't know how long. But they're the one I would always buy as I loved the fact that they were organic and gave the best meals for little ones. 

24 September 2016

How Do Us Parents Unwind Around The Home?

When the kids are napping or at school or even at sleep at night, it gives us parents the chance to unwind and relax. Well, that's when all the household chores are done any way. But what do we do to unwind?

Rattan Direct have recently put together a survey orientating around what do parents do to unwind around the home. They're wanting as many respondents as possible so please do pop over and tell them how you unwind at home (link at the bottom of this post).

23 September 2016

Why Do Breakages Always Happen At The Wrong Time?

As a parent, we all know just how tight our budgets can be squeezed. I mean, if you're like me, you'll budget for everything, making sure bills are paid, the freezer and cupboards are full of food and the kids are kitted out, and then you have your spends that are left. 

But it doesn't always work out like that. An unexpected bill, or even a breakage in the house, anything can crop up that causes even the most savviest of people to wonder how they're going to get through the next month. 

Even me. I am one of the most money savvy people I know. I budget every month, right down to the last penny. All my bills are set up on direct debits and I have reminders of when everything is due out so I know exactly what is and isn't in my bank at any time. 

18 September 2016

Having Fun in the Sun with Wicked Uncle


When it comes to buying toys that are good for all my children's age ranges, it can be a pain. What's fun for one, can be a bit baby-ish for another. I do like toys that can stand the test of time though and suit all ages, and both genders. Toys that are fun for all. 

So when Wicked Uncle got in touch, I scoured their website to try and find a couple of toys that the boys would love. I do like how their site is laid out. With options for genders, age ranges and types of toys. There is also a gifting section which helps you decide on toys that would be suitable. 

11 September 2016

Enjoying the Land with Yorkshire Water


If you haven't guessed by now, I adore Yorkshire. It is my home County and the place I have lived for all my life. An the place I will always stay as it just has my heart. 

I love the buzz of the cities, the shopping, the people. But most of all, I love that there is the seaside which just seems to have never changed from when I was a child, and on the opposite side, a deep rural area which is perfect for country walks with beautiful scenes over the rolling hills of the Yorkshire Dales. 

Whilst I'm sure you're all aware of  the many stunning locations that Yorkshire has to offer, Yorkshire Water, being one of the biggest land owners in Yorkshire, want to draw your attention to their beautiful sites that they have all across the county.