Which films should every child see before they grow up?

Popcorn

As a family that spend a lot of time outside, it is a real treat to sit down and watch a film, snuggled on the sofa with a bucket (or two) of popcorn. When the older kids were young we had every single Disney film on video and I am still replacing them with DVD’s or digital copies, although with Netflix and Amazon Prime about these days I don’t really need to now. I asked my kids what there favourite… Continue Reading “Which films should every child see before they grow up?”

Fathers Day Giveaway – #Win a £50 Voucher to spend at Menkind

speeder-biker

If you didn’t already know, Father’s Day is on Sunday 18th June this year, but how do you make sure that Dad is treated to a unique Father’s Day present? Menkind has loads of cool presents for men and you can choose from their range of gifts & gadgets online or go to one of their gadget shops. For Star Wars Loving Dad’s you can choose from a range of Star Wars inspired gifts, including a rather cool Storm Trooper Decanter, Lightsaber… Continue Reading “Fathers Day Giveaway – #Win a £50 Voucher to spend at Menkind”

#Win 5 tickets to an exclusive screening of Rock Dog in London

Rock Dog

For the Tibetan Mastiffs living on Snow Mountain, a dog’s life has a simple riff; Guard a peaceful village of wool-making sheep from the thuggish wolf Linnux (Lewis Black) and his rabid pack. To avoid distractions, Mastiff leader Khampa (J.K Simmons) forbids all music from the mountain. But when Khampa’s son Bodi (Luke Wilson) discovers a radio dropped by a passing aeroplane, it takes just a few guitar licks for his fate to be sealed: Bodi wants to be a… Continue Reading “#Win 5 tickets to an exclusive screening of Rock Dog in London”

Testing out Bamboo Towels from The Towel Shop

Bamboo Towels

They is nothing better than stepping out of the bath or shower and wrapping yourself in a warm, fluffy towel. Sadly for me, my towels had seen better days until The Towel Shop came to my rescue with a gorgeous bundle of Bamboo towels. I have worn clothing made from bamboo before, but never realised it could be used to make towels and it is certainly the way forward. Bamboo towels offer a supremely soft a luxurious experience compared to… Continue Reading “Testing out Bamboo Towels from The Towel Shop”

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars

Star Wars

Did you know it is the 40th anniversary of Star Wars? Star Wars is something I have learned to love in my house. As a child I remember having a landspeeder to play with, but Hubby’s love of Star Wars is on another level. He would have been 4 years old when the film was released and he tells me stories of his Nan taking him to Woolworths to buy the latest figures every week and he still has his… Continue Reading “Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars”