NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® Lumio Automatic Coffee Machine Review

Nescafe Dolce Gusto

I had a coffee machine in the kitchen a couple of years ago, but not having much worktop space to play with it was soon relegated to the cupboard and eventually re-homed by my daughter Abbey. I miss having a decent coffee, especially at this time of year, so when NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® offered me a machine to review, I jumped at the chance. I opted for the space-saving Lumio Automatic Coffee Machine which is a compact pod coffee machine… Continue Reading “NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® Lumio Automatic Coffee Machine Review”

Samsung Heat Pump Tumble Dryer Review

Samsung Tumble Drier

At the beginning December my tumble drier decided to break, as all good things seem to do just before Christmas. I have an appliance plan with British Gas, so phoned them to come out and fix it, waiting two weeks for it to be even looked at. On the day of my appointment (the ones where you have to wait in ALL day), they phoned me at 3pm to advise me that no engineers were available and the next appointment… Continue Reading “Samsung Heat Pump Tumble Dryer Review”

Disney On Ice: Passport to Adventure with Ocean Florida

We are massive Disney fans in our house and one of our Christmas traditions is heading into London to watch Disney On Ice at The O2. This year, however, we did it in style thanks to Ocean Florida who invited us to join them in their box and see the show. Once through security we headed inside and from the off, the venue felt very different. Not only was the VIP area much quieter, but there were huge canvas pictures of… Continue Reading “Disney On Ice: Passport to Adventure with Ocean Florida”

The Grotlyn by Benji Davies – Review


Bedtime stories are very important in our house and although Eliza and Isaac are busying reading their own books now, they love listening in to Sebby’s stories. Over the last few months, Eliza has flown up the reading targets at school and has moved on from basic school reading books to the likes of Roald Dahl and Miranda Hart, but that hasn’t stopped her from liking shorter reading books too. We were sent The Grotlyn by Benji Davies to review… Continue Reading “The Grotlyn by Benji Davies – Review”

Enchanted Narnia at Gunwharf Quays – Review

Enchanted Narnia

Do you find the gap between Christmas and New Year a difficult one to fill? The first couple of days are filled with the kids playing with their new toys and games, but then the itch to get outside gets stronger and stronger. We were invited to go and review Enchanted Narnia at Gunwharf Quays to help fill the void between Christmas and New Year. As the name suggests, the experience is based on the beloved classic series The Chronicles… Continue Reading “Enchanted Narnia at Gunwharf Quays – Review”