A visit to Lappa Valley and their Santa Special

Lappa Valley

We are spending Christmas at Coombe Mill again this year and we were keen to visit a local attraction in Cornwall that has so far eluded us. We have always wanted to visit Lappa Valley Steam Railway, which is a 15″ minimum gauge railway located near Newquay in Cornwall, so when we found out they were running their Santa Special trains, we knew the kids would love it. We arrived to a very wet, drizzly day but Benny Halt, the… Continue Reading “A visit to Lappa Valley and their Santa Special”

Hyundai Tucson Review

Hyundai Tucson

Regular readers of my blog will know that we are on the hunt for the perfect family car and we are both loving SUV’s. The initials SUV stand for sport utility vehicle, although they appear to be aimed more at the family car market these days. We were invited to try the Hyundai Tucson Premium SE 1.6L T-GDI last weekend and it is fair to say this SUV has leapt to the top of Hubby’s wishlist after taking it to… Continue Reading “Hyundai Tucson Review”

New Luvabella – Review

Luvabella

Last October Eliza was one of the lucky few to get her hands on the new Luvabella doll to review and it has been her favourite doll ever since. Iris is treated like a real baby and often comes on car journey’s with us, regularly gets taken for a walk and is lovingly tucked up in bed with Sebastian’s old baby blankets every night. Now Iris has a sister – Elena, a new darker haired Luvabella Doll, but is there… Continue Reading “New Luvabella – Review”

Crayola Scoot – Review

Crayola Scoot

We are the proud owners of the Nintendo Switch at home and it is by far the families favourite games console. We enjoy playing many different games on it, from the skillful Arms to the energetic Just Dance, to haring around the Mariokart to building our own fun with Nintendo Labo. We have been on the lookout for a new game to try when we were introduced to Crayola Scoot. Crayola Scoot is a four-player game that has just been… Continue Reading “Crayola Scoot – Review”

Beko Soup Maker Review

Beko Soup Maker

Over the last year, I have been working with Beko as part of their #EatLikeAPro campaign. This has involved putting some fabulous Beko appliances through their paces and using them to encourage healthier eating whilst still being convenient enough to cope with our busy family life. Now is the time of year where we crave winter warmer food and I like nothing more for lunch than a bowl of steaming hot soup with some crusty bread, so I was very… Continue Reading “Beko Soup Maker Review”