Review: Bristol Zoo Gardens Dinomania

Bristol Zoo Gardens Dinomania

A couple of weeks ago we had a lovely family day out at Bristol Zoo Gardens. We took along my cousin as well as he had been asking my aunt and uncle to take him. We had actually planned to go the previous week but it rained non-stop, plus we overslept. As it turned out, the weather was much the same on the day we did go! But not to worry, we enjoyed ourselves anyway and it was nice for… Continue Reading “Review: Bristol Zoo Gardens Dinomania”

Review: Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision Goggles

When he isn’t pretending to be a ninja and climbing, Cheeky Chap likes to pretend he is a spy. In fact, we keep misplacing his swimming goggles as he wears them declaring they give him night vision. So when Spin Master got in touch and asked if we would like to review their Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision Goggles, I knew he would be in his element. In all honesty, I didn’t have huge expectations. I mean, just how… Continue Reading “Review: Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision Goggles”

Personalisation with Zazzle

While the husband finishes up our bathroom and I scour Pinterest and DIY sites for inspiration for our kitchen, I have also been seeking out a few finishing touches for Cheeky Chap’s bedroom and the lounge. At school, Cheeky Chap has recently begun talking about time and he has asked a lot of questions about telling the time. I have found it quite tricky to help him to understand the concept of, for example, five minutes past the hour meaning… Continue Reading “Personalisation with Zazzle”

A Brewers Fayre Catch Up

One of the main reasons that we moved to Bristol almost four years ago was to be closer to my sisters. Our aunt and uncle took them in as their own when our mum died and I missed most of their years of growing up. While I tend to see my sisters separately at least every couple of weeks, life is busy for everyone and it’s getting more and more difficult to meet up together. So when Brewers Fayre asked… Continue Reading “A Brewers Fayre Catch Up”

A Sweet Education with Maynards

I am a member of the #CollectiveBias Social Fabric Community. This #shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias. I don’t know about you but sometimes I find it really difficult to engage my child in formal learning activities. Each week Cheeky Chap has a maths test at school which he needs to practice for and he has speech therapy tasks to practice each week, as well as regular reading and there are times when… Continue Reading “A Sweet Education with Maynards”