Keep on wobbeling – a Wobbelboard review

For Spike’s 2nd birthday I asked family members to chip in and help buy Spike a Wobbelboard. At £139 for ‘a piece of wood’ it was a little more that I wanted to spend. Especially for for a present I wasn’t sure she would actually like. Having read reviews online, …

Making a house a home – a Red Candy Review

We live in a rented house. Making it a home wasn’t really on my priority list when we moved in. We’d moved so much by that point, I expected to move again. That didn’t happen though and four years later we’re still here. The house has all our stuff in …

Our Gousto experience

Working full time, an hours commute away, makes teatime stressful and chaotic without planning ahead. Very week I meal plan, making sure recipes are quick and easy enough to get on the table within decent time of us getting in from work and nursery. I’ve come across places like Gousto …

Helping with home time: a My NameTags review

Spike moved into the Toddler class at nursery a few weeks ago. The first week saw us misplace a few essential items, include her dummy one dreadful evening. Thankfully we got them back but  it delayed home time a few times. It also got me thinking about name tags, which …

Spike’s Footballing Fun – A Diddikicks Review

Before she was born, my aim was to get Spike involved in lots of activities to keep her stimulated. I was looking into what age gymnastics could start before she could roll over. And I’m still determined not to make her wait until she’s 5 before she rock climbs! Football was …

Rhythmicality: Music and fun for Spike

I’ve been doing lots of classes and going to lots of groups with Spike since she was born. The group I got the most out of when she was little was definitely my local NCT Bumps and Babies group but that was definitely when she didn’t move or interact much. Since …

Swimming with Spike: Puddle Ducks review

Teaching babies to swim early is recommended to encourage safety in the pool. It was important to me to make sure Spike is in the pool early because I don’t feel like I’m the strongest swimmer and I want her to know what to do in the water. I’d looked …

Ickle Bubba Stomp V2 – Review

Since I got my pushchair, when I was only 6 months pregnant, I have been meaning to give it a post on the blog. I wanted to share my thoughts because essentially its very difficult to know what is the best out there when it comes to buying these things! …