Our first vlog!


I never thought that I would be writing/saying these words, but we’ve finally launched a vlog! It’s something I’ve been thinking about for some time now, but could never quite bring myself to do. Not least because I’m pretty self-conscious and hate the sound of my own voice, but also because I couldn’t think what I would actually talk to the camera about that I couldn’t write down on here.…

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7 small treats that will make you happy every week

I’ve never been one to over-indulge (apart from when it comes to cake). But generally, I have pretty modest needs and I’m not the type to spend a lot of money on myself. In fact, I’m a tad tight…

Magical Christmas at Thomas Land

#MySundayPhoto – It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

#MySundayPhoto this week is from our trip to Drayton’s Magical Christmas as Thomas Land last weekend. It was our first ‘Christmas event’ of the year and it was lovely to be surrounded by fairy lights, festive decorations and Christmas…

linky parties - are they worth the time and effort?

Linkys – Are they worth the time and effort?

Since I set up my blog I’ve taken part in my fair share of linkys. Actually, that’s not true – in the first six months I had no idea what a linky actually was, and was blogging in my…

black friday discount deals

10 of the best Black Friday discount deals

Normally I’m so late to the party for my Christmas shopping and end up missing out big time on the Black Friday discount deals that can be had over this weekend (long weekend/ week…) Not only do I end…

Magical Christmas at Thomas Land

Magical Christmas at Drayton Manor

On Saturday we were invited along to review the Magical Christmas at Drayton Manor Park. Whilst the rest of the theme park is closed throughout the winter months, Thomas Land gets transformed into a magical Winter Wonderland for selected…


Win a diamond eternity ring courtesy of Browns Family Jewellers

With the party season fast approaching and Christmas upon us, you can never have too much sparkle! So I’m delighted to be able to host this amazing giveaway this month thanks to Browns Family Jewellers who have generously offered…


#MySundayPhoto – Bakergate

I’ve been meaning to make cookies with Taylor for a while – especially since we bought her a kids’ table and chair set which I thought would be the ideal station for the task (definitely better than her sitting…


Win x2 tickets to the BBC Good Food Show

From 24th – 27th November, the BBC Good Food Show will be returning to Birmingham’s NEC for what is set to be another jam-packed, fun-filled day out for all foodies. If you have a passion for cooking, love trying…