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Product reviews

‘Please explain terrorism to me’, by Laurie Zelinger

This is a book that I hope I never have to read again or show my children. But I will because the world we live in is not a kind one 🙁 It is incredibly sad that we need this book but that makes it even more important to read it and use the techniques […]

‘Gingerbread at Moonglow’ by Deborah Garner: review and giveaway!

Getting in the mood for Christmas? I was lucky enough to be sent ‘Gingerbread at Moonglow’ to review and it has made me feel very festive! The novella begins just before Christmas where a hotel owner is getting all set to provide her guests with a wonderful Christmas. This involves an accidentally supersized gingerbread house […]

Aldi’s specialbuy Lacura skin care review

I will start off by saying I was a complete snob when I tried this. I had seen Aldi’s Lacura range in store before and thought there was no way a supermarket brand would compare with my own beloved Avon Vitale day and night creams. Aldi, I am sorry. I was wrong! Recently the specialbuy […]

Jorie and the Magic Stones by AH Richardson review and giveaway

The words that came to mind while reading this book are classic and epic. I really enjoyed reading this introduction to Jorie and her adventures. The style and content reminds me quite a lot of the Chronicles of Narnia series which were some of my favourite books when I was growing up (and still are […]

Wilko Blox battleship

Do you have a serious builder in your family? Someone who can handle stress? Well, if so, this is the set for you. Truly magnificent in size but tough to construct. A huge sense of achievement when completed. But frustration that there are not more play opportunities. Now where the heck are we going to […]