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Win a selection of Ultimate English fudge for Halloween

Win a selection of Ultimate English fudge for Halloween

Harrogate – the home of British tea… or so I thought. It seems there’s a new culinary contender with a view to stealing Yorkshire’s foodie crown – Ultimate English. They’re a confectionery company who’ve been operating since 2014, and offer traditional confectionery with a modern twist. Their parent business – The Serious Sweet Company – has been crafting high-end confectionary … Continue reading »

Reviewed: Omega 3 for kids – which fish oil brand is best?

Reviewed: Omega 3 for kids – which fish oil brand is best?

I’ve written before about Gammon being a high-energy kid. Ever since he could crawl he’s been off-the-scale liveliness-wise. He can’t sit still, he’s always fidgeting and often purposely knocks things off the table or kicks them as he goes past if on the floor – like he just can’t help himself. Although undeniably irritating a … Continue reading »

Think Beyond Pink: September 2014 – Does Lego scientist set smash brick ceiling?

Think Beyond Pink: September 2014 – Does Lego scientist set smash brick ceiling?

Does Lego’s new female scientist set really smash the brick ceiling? When Lego announced in June that they were releasing a new line aimed at girls featuring female scientist minifigures, social media fizzed away excitedly for weeks like a bubbling lab experiment. The notably-devoid-of-pink set was the brainchild of Swedish geochemist, Dr Ellen Kooijman, who … Continue reading »

Win a Royal Baby mug & children’s sailing boat dinner set from Sophie Allport!

Win a Royal Baby mug & children’s sailing boat dinner set from Sophie Allport!

Fire the cannons in celebration – Kate & Wills have produced a tiny human! He will be known throughout the world as ‘George’. I can’t wait for his sister, ‘Mildred’, to arrive in a couple of years’ time. Hooray! To commemorate this grand occasion, I’m giving away something synonymous with Royal Births – china! That’s … Continue reading »

Soul Dome at Brighton Fringe – 360º Family Film Fun

Soul Dome at Brighton Fringe – 360º Family Film Fun

Calling all Brightonians! Stuck for ideas of things to do with the kids this coming week? Looking for a new experience for you and your family? Well, look no further! Gammon, Chips and I were lucky enough to attend the press preview a couple of weeks ago of the totally-unlike-anything-I’ve-ever-seen-or-been-to-before Brighton Fringe venue, the Soul … Continue reading »