Choosing the Right Gifts for her this Christmas

Choosing the right ‘gifts for her’ this Christmas can be tricky. There’s so much choice in shops nowadays. From perfumes to chocolates, beauty gift sets to clothes, and jewellery etc, it can be quite overwhelming. That’s why I like to combine my Christmas shopping by doing some online shopping, mixed with going into actual shops. For me, shopping online means I can search for the best prices, but that means I usually have to know exactly what I’m looking for. Shopping in store however, means that I can browse what’s on offer and perhaps pick up something unique that I… [Read More]

Review: Hiding Space Westgate Apartments, Bath

My friends and I recently spent a weekend in Bath to visit the Bath Christmas Market. We had an absolutely amazing time. I really enjoyed exploring all of the different chalets and seeing what was for sale. It was also incredible listening to the street music and just taking the atmosphere in. The smell of mulled wine and chestnuts roasting just added to the atmosphere! I would definitely recommend a visit! Anyway, this post isn’t about the Christmas market! You can read all about that in my post here.  Whilst in Bath we stayed in the Hiding Space Westgate Apartments…. [Read More]

Thermae Bath Spa Review

On the last weekend of November my friends and I spent the weekend in Bath. We booked earlier in the year with the intention of exploring the Bath Christmas Market. You can read all about the Bath Christmas Market on my blog here. A few days before we went, my friends sent me a message asking if I’d like to go to the Thermae Bath Spa during our weekend away. Of course I jumped at the chance and said yes! The Thermae Bath Spa is an award-winning day spa, combining the ‘old and new’/ There are two historic spa buildings, The… [Read More]

The Busy Parents Guide to Surviving Christmas

Christmas is one of the most wonderful times of the year, yet it can also be one of the most stressful times too. I love buying gifts for my family. The excitement of choosing the perfect gift for each recipient gives me a warm, fuzzy feeling. However, the cost of the Christmas gives me an together completely different feeling! Here are some tips that will hopefully make the Christmas season a little less stressful. Save money throughout the year. This is possibly easier said than done, but small, regular amounts can soon add up. It’s also worth looking to your… [Read More]

Bath Christmas Market 2018

Last weekend, myself and a few friends spent the weekend in Bath. We booked to go early in the year so that we could explore the Christmas markets, and we weren’t disappointed. This was my first trip to Bath and I have to say that it’s such a beautiful place. I really can’t wait to go back there again. The Bath Christmas Market started on the 22nd November and the last day is the 9th December. It’s a shame that it’s not on a little longer, but if you do get the chance to go before it finishes, I highly… [Read More]

PJ Masks Mission Control HQ Playset Review

PJ Masks is an animated TV series which follows three main characters, Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, as they become a superhero team at night fall to fight bad guys, Romeo, Luna Girl and Night Ninja. Our twin girls are six years old and they really enjoy watching PJ Masks on TV. That’s why I thought they’d love this playset! I think that the PJ Masks Mission Control HQ Playset is the perfect toy for PJ Masks fans. The PJ Masks Mission Control HQ Playset is available from Smyths online here for £49.99, as well as other good toy stores and amazon…. [Read More]

Review: Santa Safari at West Midland Safari Park

One of the most anticipated events in the year for us is our annual trip to West Midland Safari Park. We first went in September 2017. You can read all about our first trip here. We then returned in November 2017 for their Santa Safari which you can read about here, and then we were lucky enough to return again earlier this year for their Ice Age Exhibition which you can read about here. Last Saturday we returned again for their Santa Safari. The Santa Safari is a magical festive day out for all the family. It combines a 4-mile… [Read More]

Cardiff’s Winter Wonderland Review

On Thursday evening my family and I were invited to review Cardiff’s Winter Winterland. We’ve been taking our twin girls ice skating there every year for the past year, so we were very excited to have the chance to go again. In return for this review we were gifted food, ride tokens and an ice skating session. The ice skating is usually one of the main attractions for us, but this year the funfair really stood out. There seemed to be a lot more rides this year, and the big wheel that’s usually there was replaced with an epic 90ft… [Read More]

Christmas Gift Guide 2018

Christmas is not long away so that means lots of people are turning their thoughts towards Christmas gifts. If you’re super organised, you may have already started, or even finished your Christmas shopping, but if you’re like me and haven’t started yet then have a look at this gift guide for some Christmas gift inspiration. Cienna Rose Nail Lacquer This new, fun and colourful nail brand has a range of lacquers for every occasion containing Lemongrass Oil, Pro Vitamin B5, Vitamin E and a 12-free formula (vegan friendly too). Inspired by all things floral, Cienna Rose is a 12 Free… [Read More]