Foodies Christmas Gifts

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Once upon a time I would have laughed at the thought of calling myself a ‘foodie’ but slowly over time I have actually begun to enjoy food and food preparation. Baking has always been my biggest passion but with the help of some great cookbooks and some REALLY great appliances I’m really being to enjoy … Read more

High-Tech Gifts for Children

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Technology for children is one of those things which, before becoming a parent myself, I always thought I would try to avoid for my children. I don’t want them growing up too fast, I wanted them to enjoy their childhood and to get their amusement out of ‘real’ toys, not battery powered things which zap … Read more

Christmas Gifts for Children under £35

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Dr Who Cleric Wars App Game and QLA Device Dr Who is one of those programs that I just don’t ‘get’, never have and I believe never will. That said, Curly is a HUGE Dr Who fan and I know that he is not on his own, Dr Who fans really get into it and … Read more

Christmas Gifts for Children under £20

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Galt Fantastic Foil Art Kit Little Bean and I first saw this kit being demonstrated in a toy store and Little Bean BEGGED me to buy it for her. Unfortunately at the time I had already spent a fortune on her so I suggested she asked asked Santa instead. Anyway, by the power of blogging … Read more

Christmas Gifts for Children under £10

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Scatter Brainz Darts Wave 1 (Pack of 3) Perfect little stocking filler, these super sticky darts will stick to almost anything and keep your little monkey amused. They are part of a collector series so you can keep on adding to it until they have collected all 48 or like trading cards they can be … Read more

Yellow Moon getting us in the Christmas spirit!

Yellow Moon getting us in the Christmas spirit! 15

When we get home from school I have found that the best way to avoid bad behaviour is to have pre-planned activities to keep them busy. For those of you who haven’t noticed it’s only a matter of 4 weeks until Christmas so we are getting into the Christmas spirit by doing Christmas crafts. We … Read more

Ravensburger 3D Puzzle – Big Ben

Ravensburger 3D Puzzle – Big Ben 16

So when is a puzzle not a puzzle? When it’s a 3D puzzle of course! Sometimes just doing a plain old flat picture puzzle isn’t challenging enough for some people and so that’s where the Ravensburger 3D puzzles become THE present to buy this Christmas. Hubby once told me that his Mum used to have … Read more

Burping Burt – The Matching Sound Game

Burping Burt – The Matching Sound Game 18

There is no other way to describe Burping Burt other than ‘the new Marmite’, people are either going to LOVE Burping Burt or they are going to HATE it and I guess that depends largely on your sense of humour. Personally I think this is a game which all children will love and find completely … Read more