Winter Warming Dinners With Prestige

Winter is almost upon us and we reach out more for hearty meals. Casseroles and stews are often on our weekly meals list when the colder weather kicks in. We usually pop it in the slow cooker but we have recently partnered up with Prestige and have been using our new pressure cooker. Pressure cooking works by increasing pressure inside the pan. By increasing the pressure, you increase the boiling point of the fluid inside. This then allows you to cook… View Post

Monday Morning Blog Club 10/12/18

Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s #MMBC. I hope you all had a lovely weekend. We didn’t have to go anywhere this weekend as we did everything last week, which meant I could finish tidying up the garden and make a start on the Christmas wrapping! Speaking of Christmas, I have looked at the dates and #MMBC lands on my birthday (24th Dec). Now I know how busy we are all going to be so I thought I could open… View Post

Slurpees Snot Suckers – The Most Gross Stocking Filler!

Anything that has the word slime in it instantly attracts my boys! I think all children love slime, it’s messy, it’s gooey and it’s fun. So you can imagine how thrilled my eldest was when he received this awesome snot season survival pack from Bandai. Jayden has all he needs to keep him super cosy this winter, from a super soft fleece, a hand warmer, a toastie warm beanie, funky socks and a mug for his hot chocolate. With his… View Post

Christmas Decor For Less With Aldi

Christmas has officially landed in our house. I love this time of year when the pretty decorations go up and the twinkles from the tree lights make the living room super cosy. We have a few new decorations this year and have kindly been sent some more festive Christmas items to add to our collection from the Aldi Specialbuys range. I love decorations that light up and this huge red lantern with a snowy house scene for £19.99 gives off the warmest… View Post

Learning Resources – Being Creative with Stems®

If you are a regular reader of my blog then you will know that we homeschool our boys. It’s something that took some serious consideration and it was definitely the best decision that we could have made. One of our favourite go-to’s for making learning fun is Learning Resources. We have reviewed Beaker Creatures previously and this week we have been using Stems®. Stems® are a 3d construction toy that introduces STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) to children age… View Post

Christmas Scene In A Jar Craft

Christmas trees are up and decorations make the house feel festive. So what better time to share a lovely Christmasy craft?! We have partnered up with Hobbycraft to make this Christmas scene in a jar. It only takes about 5 minutes to do and is super duper easy.   What You Need Artificial snow A toy car A jar Miniature Christmas tree Before starting on the actual craft, I used my glue gun and put four splodges of glue underneath.… View Post