A different kind of game from Epic Escapes

We were kindly sent Escape Room in a Box from Epic Escapes to try at home. All opinions are our own. Play a game, but with a difference. We are going to have a fun evening doing something new to both of us. The husband has always been keen on trying an Escape room experience […]

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No make-up make-up for people who hate wearing it

I don’t like wearing make-up. I am lazy and I wear it when I have to, for special occasions or work events, or when I’m feeling particularly haggard if sleep is lacking, but secretly I hate it. I hate the faff time to apply it required, I hate having to touch it up and make […]

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Easter gift ideas that aren’t chocolate

*we were kindly sent some products to review for Easter gift ideas for this post. All opinions are our own* I love chocolate, but around Easter, I actually find it can be a bit overdone and overwhelming. Don’t all shout at me, you chocolate lovers, but you have to admit that you can have too […]

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Gardening is good for the soul and your kids

I will preface this blog post by saying that I am NOT a gardening expert, so if you are looking for how to tips then this is the wrong post. However, if like me, you were not a fan of gardening, then do read on, because it might help you find some positives for you […]

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5 Must-Have Items for Cat Loving Households

*We hope this collaborative post on 5 Must-Have Items for Cat Loving Households is helpful to cat owners and future cat owners* Calling all cat lovers out there! We know you’re a special bunch that just can’t get enough of your feline family members, so why not put that love of cats on display with […]

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Surcare capsules. Convenient but still gentle on skin

*We were kindly asked to review some Surcare products and their Surcare Capsules for laundry. All opinions are our own* We have been using Surcare products for a long time because we like how well they deal with our laundry challenges but also are kind and gentle to sensitive skin and skin with issues like […]

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A year of pandemic, a year of anxiety.

Today is a year of pandemic, a year of anxiety. A year ago today, I told my husband that he needed to plan to work from home and not go back to the office because frankly “this shit is about to get real”. He came home that day and has not returned to his office […]

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Why I have stopped being “nice” on social media.

I have stopped being “nice” on social media. Let me rephrase that, because that sounds like I have decided to start being horrible on social media. That’s not what I mean. In fact, let me explain what I try to do and what I adhere to, and then it will all make sense. I wrote […]

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Easy and kid-friendly egg-free fairy cakes

These kid-friendly egg-free fairy cakes are easy for kids to make, and because it’s egg-free it’s suitable for vegans and those with egg allergies. The recipe is from Oggs who have a wide range of delicious cakes available at all good supermarkets. 12Prep time: 20 minutesCook time: 20 minutes Ingredients you will need: 100g caster […]

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Parsnip, Carrot and Sweet Potato soup

We are big fans of soup and this Parsnip, Carrot and Sweet Potato soup is easy to make, very budget-friendly and can be made vegan or vegetarian. My kids love it and it also can be frozen to pull out when you need something filling and warming. *This post does contain an affiliate link, marked […]

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