Living Arrows 24/53 (2018)

Welcome back to our little weekly round-up of Living Arrows 24/53 (2018). I’m enjoying getting into the routine of sharing a little bit of our life and how my gorgeous 2 year old is growing away so fast along with the new baby! You can catch up on my last post here before the baby arrived : Living Arrows 15/53.…

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A beginner’s guide to training a puppy

When you welcome a furry friend into the family, it’s important that you begin training them right away. However, if you’ve not owned a puppy before, you might not know where to start. Regardless of whether you plan to train your new pooch all by yourself or with the help of puppy classes, there are a few basics you’re going…

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Technology, Social Skills and Fitness Levels in Kids

Technology, Social Skills and Fitness Levels in Kids – When I was a child, I was lucky to have a sony walkman. Nowadays with advances in technology kids know how to use and have tablets, smartphones and are on social media all the time. What I’m intrigued to know as a parent is what effect is this having on our…

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#LuckyLinky Week 62

Hello and welcome back to #LuckyLinky Week 62. As you all know I love to enter competitions and have been doing it for years, much longer than I have been blogging! So I want to see all your lovely competitions all in one place. It will make it much easier for all of us who love to enter competitions and…

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Competition – I Wish I Didn’t Quit: Music Lessons

Today I’m offering one of you the chance to win a copy of I Wish I Didn’t Quit: Music Lessons by Nathan Holder. The book centres around the fact that many young people start playing an instrument, become bored, quit and later regret that decision. Parents have a large part to play when it comes to the environment their children are in and…

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Blog Tour – Days Of Wonder by Keith Stuart

Today it’s my turn to be on the Days of Wonder blog tour by Keith Stuart. You may remember one of my favourite books from last year was A Boy Made Of Blocks by the same author. Well Keith Stuart is back this year with another gem – Days of Wonder.

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Rediscover the Golden Oldies this Father’s Day

Mum’s are you stuck for what to buy for Father’s Day from your kids? Have you thought about getting some classic films that he will treasure? Everyone loves to sit down and watch a movie for some me time and these great titles are sure to give that. Rediscover the golden oldies this Father’s Day with Fox.

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StikBot Space Movie Set Animation Studio Review

The past week we have been taking a look at the StikBot Space Movie Set Animation Studio. You may ask what is a StikBot? Well a StikBot is an easy-to-pose figurine with strong suction cup hands and feet can stick to almost any flat surface. They are the characters in your movies that you can make. The StikBot Space Movie Set comes…

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How to Design a Toddlers Bedroom

How hard is it to design a toddlers bedroom? In our old house we decorated the nursery before baby girl arrived. When we moved into our new house we didn’t think much about her bedroom to begin with as we had the whole house to sort out. Plus she spends more time in our bed in our room than her…

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Sainsbury’s Babywear Range

One of my very favourite books as a young child was The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. It’s fun, bright, colourful and a classic story that time will never forget. Did you know that a copy is sold every 15 seconds? Over 44 million copies have been sold worldwide. When we were asked to share our thoughts on The…

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Blog Tour – The Guernsey Novels: Finding Mother

Today I’m on the blog tour for one of the Guernsey Novels: Finding Mother by Anne Allen. I have really enjoyed getting into this book. A different genre from my normal crime thrillers. Finding Mother is book #2 in The Guernsey Novels which are all standalone books. All of them have a link to the German Occupation during World War 2.…

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Which Style of Socks is Best Suited to You?

Socks are one piece of your attire you might not put much thought into. In fact, it may be one of the number one things you go a little cheap on in your wardrobe. However, finding the right socks for your lifestyle and situation takes a few steps, and it’s worth putting the time to do so. There are a…

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#LuckyLinky Week 61

Hello and welcome back to #LuckyLinky Week 61. As you all know I love to enter competitions and have been doing it for years, much longer than I have been blogging! So I want to see all your lovely competitions all in one place. It will make it much easier for all of us who love to enter competitions and…

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