Lifestyle · Reviews

A Taste Of History From Horsham Gingerbread Bakehouse

Historical food and recipes have always piqued my interest as my A-Level Art History teacher was the well-renowned Culinary Historian Ivan Day, who alongside our syllabus regularly discussed historic foods of the period with us. I find it fascinating how tastes have drastically changed, yet many recipes from centuries ago have managed to stand the test… Continue reading A Taste Of History From Horsham Gingerbread Bakehouse

Days Out, Events & Holiday's · Reviews

Review: Blair Drummond Safari Park, Stirling, Scotland

We love nothing more than exploring new places to visit as a family, however during the Winter these trips tend to tail off due to the colder weather and we find ourselves opting for indoor activities instead. Fast forward to Spring though and we’re more than ready to bundle ourselves up against the wind and drizzle… Continue reading Review: Blair Drummond Safari Park, Stirling, Scotland

Lifestyle · Reviews

Review: Procoal London Activated Charcoal Face Scrub

Recently I had my first ever experience using a sheet face mask when I tried out the latest release from Procoal London and I'm thrilled to say they have another brand new product joining their ever-growing range. The newest addition to their range of natural skincare is the Activated Charcoal Face Scrub which they have… Continue reading Review: Procoal London Activated Charcoal Face Scrub

Books

Book Review: The Princess and The Fangirl by Ashley Poston

When it comes to reading I don't really have a genre per se, I just read books that I think sound intriguing from their synopsis and when I read this one I knew I simply HAD to read it! Many thanks to Jamie-Lee Nardone from Quirk and author Ashley Poston for allowing me to read… Continue reading Book Review: The Princess and The Fangirl by Ashley Poston

Lifestyle

The Best Hand Creams For Dry Sensitive Skin

Regardless of the season I always suffer with dry and often sore hands thanks to my sensitive skin. As a result, over the years I have tried dozens of different hand creams that have promised to be the answer to my dreams and smooth away the horrible dry skin that plagues me. Unfortunately, whilst many… Continue reading The Best Hand Creams For Dry Sensitive Skin

Books · Kids

Paperscapes Series: Books For Inquisitive Kids To Devour

Kids are like sponges, absorbing every new experience and snippet of information they discover and are constantly learning as a result. As a self-confessed bibliophile it’s no surprise that I love to share books with the kids to help them expand their ever-growing knowledge as they are an absolutely amazing resource for learning. Over the years… Continue reading Paperscapes Series: Books For Inquisitive Kids To Devour

Lifestyle · Reviews

Mother’s Day Gifts With A Personal Touch

Mums are AMAZING! In fact, I don’t think the word amazing comes anywhere close to conveying their awesomeness. Always there for you and they have mastered the art of making dinner whilst folding laundry and helping with that tricky Maths homework, all without even breaking a sweat. They are your biggest cheerleader and your most honest… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gifts With A Personal Touch

Kids · Parenting · Reviews

Review: Read With Phonics Kids App

Parents of school age children will without a doubt be familiar with phonics that are used to help teach those all important sounds needed to aid reading, writing and spelling. I'll happily admit when my older girls started learning the phonics sounds way back in nursery I was pretty clueless as I don't remember being… Continue reading Review: Read With Phonics Kids App