The Perfect Advent Calendar for Kids 2020

Christmas jumper

Finding the perfect advent calendar for children can be a minefield as there are so many on offer. I have three younger children aged 12, 9 and 7 and there favourite advent calendars over the years are ones which build into a set. We have previously bought a Playmobil Advent Calendar every year and the set always gets brought out again at Christmas, getting bigger and better each year. This year, there are 11 Playmobil Advent Calendar’s to choose from… Continue Reading “The Perfect Advent Calendar for Kids 2020”

Review: Build Your Own Kits – Telescope

Build Your Own

During the first lockdown, it really hit home how much our day-to-day lives has been affected the environment that we live in, so as a family we have been making a real effort to reduce our plastic usage. One area that is more problematic than others is kids toys, as they are normally made and packaged with plastic. Now, Build Your Own Kits have a launched a range of eco-friendly toys, including a Paper plane Launcher, Microscope, Marble Run and… Continue Reading “Review: Build Your Own Kits – Telescope”

Review: Batman Batcave Playset and Launch and Defend Batmobile


With Christmas just around the corner, it is time to start thinking about Christmas presents. One over-riding thing that all my boys have loved at some point or other is superheroes and Batman is still a firm favourite. We were sent the DC Batman Mission 3-in-1 Batcave Playset and Batman Launch and Defend Batmobile from Spin Master to review. DC Batman Mission 3-in-1 Batcave Playset Sebastian could not wait for me to get this out of the box, however, it is… Continue Reading “Review: Batman Batcave Playset and Launch and Defend Batmobile”

Review: BeSafe iZi Turn i-Size – Car Seats Designed for the Future

Lilah asleep

From years of experience, finding the right car seat for both your child and your car can be a huge challenge, especially when rules and regulations change. Buying the wrong child car seat could mean you’re putting your child’s life at risk, so it is important to do your research first. BeSafe is a Norwegian company, dedicated to developing the safest possible car seats for children of all ages.  Like a true Scandinavian brand, BeSafe prides itself on its innovation… Continue Reading “Review: BeSafe iZi Turn i-Size – Car Seats Designed for the Future”

Review: Angela Langford Bloom & Glow Face Oil

Angela Langford

I only started using a facial oil back last Christmas when I was given one as a gift and now it is part of my daily routine. I was invited to try Bloom & Glow Face Oil by British brand Angela Langford, who lovingly creates organic, vegan, cruelty free, mood-boosting skincare products by hand in Pembrokeshire This highly effective, affordable, natural range harnesses the finest ingredients from natures larder to feed your skin – with no chemical nasties. Suitable for… Continue Reading “Review: Angela Langford Bloom & Glow Face Oil”