Family

Reuben with Geosafari kidnoculars

‘Wild About Learning’ with GeoSafari

15th June 2017

We were given a GeoSafari Critter Habitat and some Kidnoculars to review from Learning Resources UK for their Wild About Learning campaign! We absolutely loved the Kidnoculars and you can win your set here!

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Little One - Reuben & Jessica playing

The Little One Tag; All About The Baby and The Boy!

7th June 2017

I’m three Mummy and I’ll be four in October! The best thing about being three is being Batman, obviously! I get to run around in my Batman cape and save people. And then when I’m finished being Batman I can be Spiderman or Iron Man. It’s great!

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once upon a time book bundle

Once Upon A Time; A Book Bundle Review

28th May 2017

Once upon a time is a company that hand picks children’s books and sends them to you in the post. They are picked from a range of well known authors that adults and children both love. (Includes a discount code!)

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at work in office

Mummy Guilt; My First Week Back at Work

14th May 2017

Worst of all, I felt shamed that part of me was excited to be going back. Why would I be excited about being at work and away from my children? That’s not right is it?

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Jo and Reuben behind a VW Camper

Our First Family Holiday as Four; Butlins Review

7th May 2017

Normally we pick CentreParcs for a holiday. This year we decided that Butlins would suit us better this time, the cost was very similar to CentreParcs but there was a lot more included, lots of activities, swimming, a fair and shows to name a few!

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Woman putting boots on

8 Tips On How To Get To Work On Time With More Than One Child

3rd May 2017

It was always a struggle to get out of the house on time with just Reuben. You know what it is like with, then two year old. Mornings would consist of “Let’s get you dressed Reuben”, “Can you eat your breakfast Reuben” and “Reuben we’re running late, come on”. Now throw in a baby, how am I going to get out of the house on time?

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Baking with kids; Rolled Cookies

Baking with Kids; Rolled Cookies

26th April 2017

Reuben chose to make rolled cookies. They looked like they would be a good choice and fairly simple, which is key when I’m trying to bake with a three year old whilst entertaining a seven month old baby

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coffee cup and cookies

It’s The Little Things; Week Eleven

29th March 2017

We were all unwell with colds. I had planned to write the post mid-week but things took a bit of a turn.
I was glad when the week was over and she showed signs of getting better.
Anyway, in amongst all of the chaos there were things that have made me smile!

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coffee cup and cookies

It’s The Little Things; Week Nine

17th March 2017

This week’s Little Things includes Lego, Pavement Games, Smiles, Ladies that Lunch and a Miracle….

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jam doughnut cupcakes

Baking with Kids; Doughnut Cupcakes

15th March 2017

I love baking with Reuben, but I can also find it stressful at times.
Reuben loves baking, he gets so excited but with that excitement comes a lack of listening.
He decides that everything needs to be his way and who cares about a recipe.

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