All Posts By: Kirsty

Boredom Busters for the whole family

Recently we were offered the chance to try out some of Ideal Games’ family board games. This is a chance I would have jumped at anyway as I do love a game night, but with the current situation that the world finds itself in there may never have been a time when families have needed […]

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DreamTeam Bloggers Linky Week 201

Hello my lovely DreamTeam peeps I hope that you are all staying safe and healthy and at home.  Right now, for me, is all about  keeping the kids entertained so this week my host post is a review of the Blume Baby Pop toys which my girls have been loving and we were kindly gifted.   […]

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Blume Baby Pop – How Many Babies will you pop?

Blume Baby Pop Review We have already bought the girls Blume Dolls which they loved so when we offered the chance to receive one of  the Blume Baby Pop range I knew it would be a total hit with them.  Just like the Blume dolls this product is cleverly packaged so that almost all of […]

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How to make Focaccia Bread at home

How to make Focaccia Bread that will make you smile! Focaccia is one of those breads that I never thought of making until I didn’t have any bread flour, the corona virus had us on lockdown and we had no bread.  It was at that point that I did a search for breads that could […]

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Dreamteam Linky Week 200

Wow it is our 200th week of the Dreamteam Linky under normal circumstances I know we would be celebrating the achievement of keeping this lovely community of bloggers going for so long, but these are not normal times.  So for now I will just thank all of you for being part of the Dream Team.   […]

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Overcoming Anxiety; 23 anxiety quotes to help when things get tough

Overcoming Anxiety;  Anxiety Quotes to help you ease your mind Anxiety has been stealing my time since I was a child; the hours and hours I have wasted worrying and stressing about what might happen are countless.  Before the internet (I know I am old!) there was no real way of accessing inspirational or motivational […]

Coding Critters Review – No Screen Toys

Learning Resources Coding Critters and Pair of Pets  These days there are two things that seem to be true across the board;  children need to understand technology and parents don’t want them to always be on a screen.  We were kindly sent no screen toys by Learning Resources which fulfil both of those things.  We […]

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DreamTeam Bloggers Linky Week 199

Hi and welcome to the DreamTeam Bloggers Linky.  I have been very quiet on social media about what is going on the world except to comment on my experience of having all the kids at home and to say that the NHS and all key workers are amazing, but this week I am offering a […]

DreamTeamLinky Week 198

Hi and welcome to the DreamTeamLinky.  Depending on where you are in the world you will probably have at least some form of restricted movement in place at this point and have kids at home (if you have little ones)  So how are you all managing?  I will tell you that I never drink at […]

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11 Tips to help ease your Corona Virus Anxiety

I have always been anxious about all kinds of things, but after my daughter was sick after birth this really became a problem.  It was no longer something I could control or talk myself out of.  In the past couple of weeks my anxiety has once again gotten out of control.  I know I am […]