Toy Reviews

Screen Free Fun For Kids With Botley The Coding Robot

Children all across the country are now learning coding at school. Botley The Coding Robot is an all new, super fun coding robot for children from the clever folks at Learning Resources. What makes Botley unique is that your child doesn’t need any screen time to play with Botley! Coding… no screens? Well, I never! …

Competitions

The Beautiful Scent Of Christmas With Yankee Candles- Giveaway

I have loved Yankee Candles for a few years now, and while we live a very frugal life, I honestly cannot resist treating myself to a gorgeous smelling Yankee Candle each Christmas. The lovely guys at WOW FreeStuff have a great competition for you all to win a lovely Christmas Yankee Candle Christmas Set. Christmas …

Decorating

Mirror, Mirror… How To Enhance Your Home With The Right Reflections

From choosing the colour scheme of a room to applying the finishing touches, interior design and decoration is an exciting process. But it is also a subtle art; the clever use of light and space can transform a room. But how can mirrors help designers to realise the potential within an interior? In many homes, …

Family Days Out

Visit Santa In His Grotto At Wyevale Garden Centers – Review

Today we took a very special trip to our local(ish) Wyevale Garden Center to meet Santa in his grotto. We visit Wyevale Garden Centers a lot, so when we told the kids that we were taking them to meet someone special, they looked a little underwhelmed when we arrived at mummy’s favourite shop. That was …

Toy Reviews

The Top 12 Toys This Christmas Unveiled At DreamToys 2018

Today (14/11/18) the Top 12 Toys This Christmas was announced at DreamToys. The DreamToys list is the most authoritative independent prediction of toys that will be the most sought after this Christmas in the UK. Selected by a representative panel of retailers and industry experts, these are the toys that your kids will be asking …

Decorating

5 Affordable and Long Lasting Door Designs That Never Lose Their Touch

One of the most important decisions that you will ever make if you’re a homeowner who has just bought a house, or if you’re considering renovating your house, is door selection. Doors are an often ignored, but an extremely crucial aspect of your home that can do a lot to open a space up and …

Decorating

Renovating Your Home So That It Feels Brand New Again – for less!

Home renovation can be an exhausting process, both in terms of time and money. However, the goal is simply to make your household feel brand new again and that doesn’t have to be as costly (in terms of time or money) as you might think. The smallest of upgrades can make the biggest difference. It’s …

Frugal Family

The Banned Christmas Advert That EVERYONE Needs To See

“You won’t see our Christmas advert on TV this year. But we want to share our ‘No Palm Oil’ story with you this Christmas. Say hello to Rang-tan.” Iceland’s new Christmas advert has been banned for being too political. TOO POLITICAL. Highlighting the effects of horrific palm oil to the lives of Orangutans is TOO …