Don’t Fall Prey to a False Sense of Security: 7 Dangers of the Urban Environment to Be Aware Of

You could be planning to move to an urban area for some reasons. Maybe you’re promised a job, going to study in some college, or you want to experience the city lifestyle. And you may have been thinking the environment is very safe there. After all, about half of the population is living in the cities, so there’s no cause…

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The Most Beautiful Beaches To Visit In Cornwall And Devon

I live in such a beautiful county – Cornwall and don’t really write enough about it. Next year I have Some Cornish posts planned in but wanted to start with a lovely recap of some of the most beautiful beaches to visit in Cornwall and Devon. The Cornish coastline is one of the most stunning in the world, and I’m…

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Unboxing The Peppa Secret Surprise Collectible

OK, so hands up, is your little one a Peppa Pig fan? As much as Peppa’s snort annoys me, my daughter loves her, and of course her brother George. You may remember we reviewed Peppa’s Laugh and Learn Alphaphonics a while back, and it’s still a much played learning toy in our house. Well today I’m happy to let you…

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#LuckyLinky Week 82

Hello and welcome back to #LuckyLinky Week 82. 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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Discovering Glimmies Polaris – Light-Up Your World

I have to say that I’m a huge fan of the Glimmies Polaris. I wish the cute fairies were around when I was a kid. I’ve always loved all things magical with fairies, goblins and elves. As always it was a pleasure to open up the packaging to see what these Glimmies Polaris were all about. Flair were kind enough…

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#MyAquaphor Challenge With Dermatological Skincare Eucerin

For 17 years I have worked in the fresh food industry. I was 18 when I go a job in a cafe preparing fresh food, then I moved to working on a deli, combined with a butchery and fishmongers. During all these times the skin on my hands have taken its toll. In this kind of environment you are washing…

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Ways To Make Your Life A Little Easier

Ok, so there’s no denying it, we definitely do make our lives harder for ourselves. One minute we’re rushing around doing one thing, the next we’re having a mental breakdown over something else. It’s the cycle of life that is being a human being… or is it? Of course it isn’t. There are so many little shortcuts in life that…

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What are the benefits of home security cameras?

With the darker evenings, and it coming up to Christmas, this time of year sees and increase in burglaries. The darkness acts as cover and hides the petty criminals. But what can you do to protect your home? Home security cameras are a fantastic option. In fact as well as helping you to protect your home, home security cameras include…

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Cystic Fibrosis is Only the Tip of the Genetic Screening Iceberg

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is probably the condition most readily associated with genetic carrier screening, a blood test done to check whether someone is a carrier for a specific genetic condition. When someone is a carrier means that they have a gene for a condition but haven’t developed the disease. This is possible for recessive genetic conditions like cystic fibrosis, which…

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Rusty Rivets – Botasaur Buildable Figure with Lights and Sounds

Check out the Botasaur Buildable Figure! Hands up who has a Rusty Rivets fan in their house? Baby girl is a HUGE fan. So for those of you that don’t know who Rusty Rivets is, he is a hero who uses his imagination and resourcefulness to save the day. Along with best friend Ruby, Rusty repurposes spare parts and other…

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How To Cope When The Unexpected Happens

Life can be full of surprises, and not all of those surprises are good. You may have just got fired from a job or going through a divorce with family solicitors involved. Having to deal with the unexpected is something will all have to do at some stage in our life. So how do you cope with it when it…

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Baby Diaries #8 – 7 Months Old

Gosh it’s been a while since the last update. Life is very busy and time passes you by in the blink of an eye. If I’m being honest I kept up better with the monthly updates with baby girl. Anyway here we are at 7 months.  Baby Dottie has come on leaps and bounds these past few weeks. She is…

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#LuckyLinky Week 81

Hello and welcome back to #LuckyLinky Week 81. 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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