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Happy 20th birthday CBeebies!

CBeebies celebrates its 20th birthday on 11th February and I would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to the wonderful presenters and actors, animators and voice artists who have contributed. I was a latecomer to CBeebies, in fact waiting a whole year before letting Matthew watch any children’s TV. But on a holiday on […]

5 reasons why…my kids drive me crazy!

The title is a LIE! There is only one reason why my kids drive me crazy: their inconsistency! 😀 Food They eat it from my plate. They state that is definitely what they want for lunch/tea. I serve it to them and they act as though I’m trying to poison them! Clothes Anya wears t […]

Halloween fun with mini oranges

I have only ever carved a pumpkin once and it was hard work as well as wasteful as we are not keen on eating pumpkin. So this year I wanted to let the kids have some fun but not waste food. We always have oranges and easy peelers at home and the orange colour is […]

InstaGlam Glo Up Girls toy review

*I will be compensated for my time. All opinions and photos are my own Say hello to the InstaGlam Glo Up Girls! There are 4 dolls to collect: Sadie, Tiffany, Erin and Kenzie. We found 2 of the dolls in store which Anya found difficult to choose between! However, the purple tones of Sadie were […]

Preparing your child to move into Year 1

Starting school is a big deal but actually there is a major transition between Year R and Year 1. I have just completed a year working in Year 1 as a teaching assistant and Zach has just finished Year R. Year R or Reception is actually a continuation of the Foundation Stage which begins at […]