The Dreamsnatcher by Abi Elphinstone
Mar10

The Dreamsnatcher by Abi Elphinstone

We love books in our home. In particular, books for children. Through my years as a teacher, I collected a large and varied selection of picture books, beginner reader and young children’s books, all of which are now spilling from our many bookshelves. So it came as no surprise to me that my eldest child is an avid reader. Sadly, she is now getting a little old for the books that we have in our home which prompted me to begin...

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A Christmas Eve visit from the Pajama Elves
Dec24

A Christmas Eve visit from the Pajama Elves

Well, Christmas eve arrived and was the usual flurry of activity. We attended the Crib service at church and then had our annual Christmas Eve concert at home with friends and family. A visit from the Pajama Elves When that had finished, I asked the children if they had checked to see if the Pajama Elves had been (we had read the storybook and were anticipating a visit!) They ran to the front door and checked but there were no parcels...

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Whatever Mingers! a Cinderella Pantomime…
Dec22

Whatever Mingers! a Cinderella Pantomime…

We had the most wonderful time attending the Cinderella Pantomime at the Hexagon theatre in Reading. Hexagon Theatre Cinderella Pantomime Today’s festive treat brought by Jingle , our Christmas elf, was a set of tickets to the Cinderella Pantomime at Hexagon Theatre in Reading. Am I Cinderella? A giant glass slipper A giant glass slipper The stunning painted stage curtain The stunning panted stage curtain A Hairy biker and...

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Betty Crocker Lemon cup cake mix review
Nov27

Betty Crocker Lemon cup cake mix review

Betty Crocker cupcake box mix review I love to bake, I always make my cupcakes from scratch as they are so delicious and I am known for them in my neighbourhood. I like to make them for friends get-togethers, parties, and by request for special occasions. But sometimes, the kids want to do a quick baking activity, or I want to save my luxury cupcake recipes (which are quite costly to make per cake) and just make a quick and easy batch...

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Have you got Pajama Elves?
Nov21

Have you got Pajama Elves?

The Pajama Elves URGENT DELIVERY by Hayden Edwards Our family already enjoys the Christmas Elf tradition where an elf visits your home in the lead up to Christmas and gets up to tricks, funny stuff and general festive fun. So imagine my excitement when I heard about Pajama Elves! The Pajama Elves is the magical story of the North Pole elves who sew special Christmas eve pajamas to help children sleep well on Christmas Eve. The story...

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Make up I can’t go without!
Nov20

Make up I can’t go without!

What is your must have make up? My Step by step Make up routine   Did I mention I hate Selfies? Big difference! Olay Total effects CC cream complexion corrector is usually my first layer on my skin in the morning. It is a 7-in-1 age defying (yes, I am old enough to need anti ageing products!) complexion corrector and is great for evening out your complexion. It has a SPF 15 so I know that I have some sun protection. It goes on smooth...

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