A Dinner Party Made Easy With La Belle Assiette

I do love to throw a good dinner party. Having all my friends over to a good old girly chat with some good food and a glass or three of wine. You can’t beat it. Well at least that’s what I thought. Until my friends and I experienced a stress free dinner party courtesy of La Belle Assiette. We were very lucky to have the fantastic Steven Vanderveken cooking for us for the evening. It felt a little bit bizarre handing over the kitchen and letting someone else take complete and utter control, but I won’t lie it was bloody lovely not… View Post

The Annual Trip To The Pumpkin Patch

Tis the season to feel autumnal tralalalala. Halloween is almost upon us, so the girls and I took a trip down to the pumpkin patch to pick the perfect pumpkins. It’s quite early in the season really but the girls and I are going to be away for the half term which is when Halloween is, I do plan to have a little Halloween party at home for the kids though, mostly because i just love getting creative with Halloween snacks! Check out my super Simple Spooky Halloween Monster Burgers. We love a trip to the pumpkin patch, this year… View Post


There’s some new dolls on the block that my girls have been putting to the test.. introducing – Candylocks! Candylocks are deliciously scented collectible dolls with hair so long and soft, it looks and feels just like candy floss! Bella opened up her Candylocks doll and couldn’t wait to start styling her super long hair. Every Candylocks has 15 inches of long scented hair they can brush and style! Bella has loved practising plaits on her Candylocks doll! It comes out like a huge ball of fluff which the girls all loved! obviously it also smells amazing! Underneath all this hair… View Post

Victorious Festival

When a family festival is done right you will have the best weekend EVER. One festival that does it right year on year is Victorious Festival. Victorious Festival is held in Southsea, Portsmouth. Victorious combines 3 great days of family fun with amazing artists to give you the most incredible fun filled weekend with your family. The girls and I headed to Victorious Festival last month and had a blast! I had heard good things but they really wow’ed us with what they had to offer. Arriving at the festival itself on Friday was super easy. The usual festival traffic… View Post

OKIDO Which Way Game |Review|

As a family we love to sit together and play a good board game. It really is one of our favourite ways to spend an evening. So when the Which Way? Game, arrived from OKIDO the girls and I set aside an evening to play. So firstly what is OKIDO? OKIDO have one very clear belief, that every child is a creative scientist. The OKIDO world is designed to immerse young children in a range of activities and media, all designed by science and education experts. At the heart of it all lies STEAM learning, designed to encourage collaboration, curiosity, exploration, discovery,… View Post