Brilliant Mum Feature Week 56

Brilliant Mum Feature

Hello and welcome to the Brilliant Mum Feature. Once a week I will be featuring one mum in a bid to find out more about them and their lives. If you’d like to take part in this series, simply fill in this form. This week our brilliant mum feature is Victoria from Lylia Rose and Healthy Vix. Victoria is 32 years old and lives in Gloucestershire with her husband Ben, and their two children Bella (5) and Reuben (3). Victoria is a full time blogger and part-time home, money maker through various methods such as eBay reselling, website testing and mystery shopping…. [Read More]

Muscle Food Review: Do The Unthinkable Programme

As someone who likes to stay fit and healthy, it’s important to me that I’m eating good, healthy food. I’ve recently teamed up with MuscleFood to review their new Do The Unthinkable Programme, and I think you’re going to love it just as much as I do! Who are MuscleFood? Before I talk to you about the programme itself, I want to tell you a little bit about MuscleFood. They’re a company passionate about sport and nutrition, not only in terms of fitness, but also in helping athletes and the health-conscious reach and maintain their goals and ambitions. What is… [Read More]

Wales Air Ambulance Real Rescues

As regular readers of my blog will know, I was lucky enough to be chosen to be part of Team Brecon Carreg. Team Brecon Carreg involves taking part in a number of running events throughout the year and raising money for Wales Air Ambulance. For every mile the team covers, £1, will be donated to Wales Air Ambulance. In April alone, we managed to raise an amazing £1,078! Last month, the team and I were lucky enough to visit Wales Air Ambulance at their base in Llanelli. I was amazed to learn that each year their helicopters attend around 2,500… [Read More]

Simply Swim Review

One of our favourite things to do when the weather gets a bit warmer, is to take our children swimming. We’re very lucky where we live because we have a number of indoor and outdoor swimming pools a short drive away, and one of the outdoor ones is even free! I like to join in my children when they’re swimming, whether that be on the beach, or at an outdoor or indoor pool. If we’re at one of our local beaches, our girls, who are six years old, don’t tend to go in the water for a full swim, it’s… [Read More]

Mecca Bingo’s Bonkers Bingo Night is Absolutely Brilliantly Bonkers!

On Friday night my sister and I were very kindly invited to Mecca Bingo in Swansea to enjoy their Bonkers Bingo night! Having only ever been to Bingo once, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect, but what I did know was that my sister and I were looking forward to a good night out! Bonkers Bingo isn’t your usual Bingo! So if you’re after a quiet evening playing games, think again! It quite literally is bonkers! Bingo goers will have the chance to really let their hair down and enjoy a wild night of bingo with a 21st century… [Read More]

That Friday Linky

It’s Friday again, which means it’s That Friday Linky time again! Please have a quick read of the info below and join in! As always we ask that you link up your favourite post of the week. Please don’t link up your entire blog, just one specific post that you’d like to share with us all. Linky’s are a great way to find new blogs to read, discover new content and they’re also a great way to raise your blogs profile. Myself and my husband, Nigel, who blogs at DIY Daddy are your hosts. If you’d like us to retweet your… [Read More]

Brilliant Mum Feature Week 55

Brilliant Mum Feature

Hello and welcome to the Brilliant Mum Feature. Once a week I will be featuring one mum in a bid to find out more about them and their lives. If you’d like to take part in this series, simply fill in this form. This week our brilliant mum feature is Ellen who blogs at E L Feelgood’s Vintage. Ellen is a part-time blogger from Northern Ireland. Her blog is lifestyle, but with a vintage twist as she just loves vintage! Ellen is married with two teenage boys. Ellen says she loves blogging in her spare time, but her regular job is… [Read More]

Disney Emoji Review

Calling all Disney fans! The latest collection of Disney Emoji is here with all your favourite Disney characters! Our twins are six years old, and they love collecting things! Recently they’ve been collecting Disney Tsum Tsum, but now they can add these super, cute, fun Disney Emoji collectables to their collection! We were sent some of the Series 1 collectables to review, but Series 2 is also out now with 28 new characters and four props from classic Disney, Disney Princess, Disney Frozen, and Disney/Pixar movies.  Based on the Disney Emoji Blitz smart phone game, and ‘As Told By’ stories… [Read More]

Film Review: Wonder

Based on the New York Times bestseller by R.J. Palacio, the Academy Award and BAFTA nominated Wonder tells the inspiring and heart-warming story of August “Auggie” Pullman. Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to mainstream school, Auggie becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the fifth grade at his local school. As his family, new classmates, and the larger community all struggle to find their compassion and acceptance, Auggie’s extraordinary journey will unite them all and prove you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out. The first day of… [Read More]

Ways to Make Money for Busy Mums

You know that being a mum is a full time job. Unfortunately it’s not one that pays, which isn’t great. Spending time with your little ones is amazing, but bills still need to be paid and for mums it can be hard to find work.  Luckily, there are a few things that you can do to top up your income. These solutions are ideal for busy mums because they are flexible, easy and perfect to do from home. So if you’re ever stuck at home with the kids then at least you know you can be making money at the… [Read More]