Christmas Hamper Giveaway 2017 (£150)

You guessed it from the title I’m sure but I’ve gotten together with some other bloggers to hold a giveaway for all our readers.  We’ve all chipped in our own money and have a lovely prize available for one lucky reader.  This time the prize is a fabulous £150 John Lewis Hamper!!! The hamper contains…

What Everyone Should Be Saving For!

Saving isn’t the easiest thing to do but it is always the smart thing to do especially if you’re saving for something important. We may all have different dreams and goals in life but there are some things that no matter who we are and what we want we need to make an effort to…

Introducing the New Slither.io Toys

If you have children then you will probably be well aware of the great free to download game slither.io.  My girls and even Squishy like to play this fun game with the colourful snakes that grow larger in size as you progress.  60% of British under 14’s have already downloaded Slither.io and a whopping 124 million games…

Tian Fu (Sichuanese restaurant)

Located just around the corner from Westfield Shepherds Bush is a restaurant called Tian Fu.  An unassuming restaurant you could easily walk past without realising what delicious treats that lie within. This restaurant serves food traditionally made in an area in China called Sichuan.  You’ve all heard of Sichuan peppers I’m sure, and this restaurant uses peppers…

Essentialle Face Oils

I do love to try and use natural beauty products on myself and my family.  Having a fair knowledge of natural medicine as I have a degree in Phytotherapy / Herbal Medicine, I do love to try a range of natural based products and found as expected that most have yielded great results.  Those that…

When Paying For Delivery Can be Worthwhile

If you are a shopaholic with cost-cutting tendencies then the thought of paying for delivery is not particularly appealing.  The cost of delivery especially for large items can in some cases be ridiculous!  To be honest I can’t understand how some companies get away with charging so much, or can I?  In some cases the price of…

Afternoon Tea in the Rose Lounge (Sofitel Hotel St James)

I’ve been to numerous afternoon teas over the years and have to say they really are a treat.  The anticipation of seeing all the pretty, dainty, freshly cut sandwiches, scones and the beautiful pastries that differ at each location really does get me excited.  Recently I was invited to the Sofitel St James a beautiful…

Cadbury Christmas Treats 2017

Each year chocolate companies dazzles us with their chocolate creations and various products to get us into the Christmas spirit as well as make the festive period that bit more fun and exciting for children and young at heart.  I mean who doesn’t like chocolate!!!! I always buy the Cadbury Christmas tree decorations as they…

Monster Truck Smash-Ups

Mr Squishy is your typical little boy.  He loves cars, trucks, trains and anything that belongs to his older sisters because if it’s good enough for them it’s good enough for him not to mention it’s fun being chased around the house apparently with them in pursuit screaming at him. Squishy was fortunate enough to…

Halfords Black Friday Competition 2017

Black Friday may already be highlighted on your calendar if you are planning on getting some great deals on your Christmas shopping this year.  Of course you have all read my post Holiday’s Are Coming – Budgeting for Christmas so you will all have started budgeting in preparation.  To help you along Halfords have prepared…