• Illooms LED Balloons

    illooms LED Latex balloons for life’s special moments

    #ad Have you discovered illooms LED latex Balloons yet?  They are the world’s first latex LED balloons which have been expertly designed and integrated with an LED light which will glow for up to 15 hours. We have been buying illooms for years after I was first introduced to them at a family party where […]

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  • Halloween Slime Tutorials

    20 Gooey Halloween Slime Tutorials

    If you’re looking for something scarily good for Halloween this year, get ready to get sticky and messy with some super simple DIY Halloween Slime Tutorials. Halloween Preparations When people think of Halloween, their minds automatically go to candy and costumes. And while that might be true for all of us (Reeses please!), you can […]

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  • London

    The best things to do in London this autumn

    Looking for things to do in London this Autumn? With the year nearing an end, you’re probably gearing yourself up for a pretty hectic time. But, before the Christmas and New Year period starts, which for many can be more stressful than fun, why not get away for a weekend and enjoy yourself? Rather than […]

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  • Pumpkin

    ‘Fang-cy pumpkin’ spooky to do this October half term?

    Attention all Halloween horrors, pumpkin scoopers and creepy crawlers, Queensgate Shopping Centre has a dastardly date for your diary! This October half term, the shopping centre’s Central Square will be transformed into a ‘spooktacular’ Pumpkin Patch play park, wicked fun for the whole family. On Wednesday 31 October, shoppers’ mini monsters can enjoy eerily exciting […]

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  • Halloween

    My Top 5 Halloween Props plus Yankee Candle Halloween Pumpkin Head Votive Giveaway!

    Halloween will be here before we know it and whilst it’s not a celebration I was that enthralled about as a child, I love celebrating Halloween with the Beans. The guys over at Wowfreestuff.co.uk are running a giveaway to win this spooktacular Halloween Yankee Candle Set. Pop over now and register your entry, unless you’re […]

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  • Sea Life Centre Birmingham

    An afternoon at Sea Life Centre Birmingham

    Last year we were very lucky to be chosen as Sea Life Centre Birmingham Ambassadors which meant that we could visit as many times as we liked for free. The Beans loved having this role and learnt a lot in their many visits during the year. Spooky Seas During October half term we were invited […]

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  • #SkyCinemaHalloween

    Pumpkin carving success! {#SkyCinemaHalloween}

    It’s an annual tradition in the Mummy Matters household that we carve our pumpkins and put them outside ready for Halloween. In the past we have pretty much stuck to the standard pumpkin faces with wonky mouths and eyes but there has been the odd occasion where we have ventured to do something a little […]

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  • How to Keep Your Ghouls and Goblins Safe this Halloween

    If you’re exhausted by the very idea of trying to keep your kids safe on the spookiest of nights, then this post is for you! It’s an understandable anxiety. Between the chilly weather, exposure to strangers and tons of other kids, not to mention the frightening news stories, Halloween can become a quite real nightmare […]

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