Saturday is Caption Day – 22nd October 2016


Hello and welcome to Saturday is Caption Day #satcap. If you have not taken part before please come and join in. Simply find a funny / cheeky / captionable photo and upload it to your blog or instagram with a sentence or three about it. Then link it up with me below and visit the other people who link up and have a giggle as you come up with some humourous captions! Last weekend we spent time at Legoland where… Continue Reading “Saturday is Caption Day – 22nd October 2016”

#Win £500 to spend at Pizza Express with their #HalloweenPizza campaign

Pizza Express

To celebrate Halloween, Pizza Express are launching a social media search for the most ghoulish pizza ideas that the nation’s minds can muster. How about Freddy Krueger’s face on a pizza base? A jumble of black olives in the shape of a bat? We went onto our local Pizza Express at Tower Park Poole to try our hand at our own ghoulish pizza’s with the kids and we had a ball designing our own pizza monsters. The kids really surprised… Continue Reading “#Win £500 to spend at Pizza Express with their #HalloweenPizza campaign”

HOWL’O’WEEN at Chessington

We have Merlin Annual passes and over the half term holidays we had planned to visit to Chessington, Legoland and Thorpe Park during the week but illness conspired against us and we were confined to home for four days. By Saturday it was clear that everyone was on the mend but we had tickets to a local Halloween event so decided we would head to Chessington on the Sunday. There was a “yellow cloud of doom” weather warning for fog,… Continue Reading “HOWL’O’WEEN at Chessington”

Scary Halloween Hamper Giveaway

I am still clinging on to the last few warm days, hoping that they stick around a bit longer but Autumn is arriving fast and with it all the fun of Halloween. We love Halloween in our house and always make a batch of fresh gingerbread spooky shapes for our trick or treat visitors as well as getting dressed up and knocking on a few local doors too. This year we are super excited to be going to a Halloween… Continue Reading “Scary Halloween Hamper Giveaway”

Children’s Parties on a Budget

Isaac 6

Party season is approaching.  Halloween is next month and Christmas is not too far away.  Everyone loves a party but planning and preparing for one can be stressful, and expensive.  According to research, parents spend more than £19,000 over a lifetime on children’s birthday parties and parents often feel under pressure to spend more than they can afford.  Parties don’t have to be expensive and by getting children involved in the planning and preparation you can save time and money… Continue Reading “Children’s Parties on a Budget”