Mama Geek

A slightly bewildered geek's journey through motherhood!
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    Nov

    Do you open your bills?

    Disclosure: This post is written in collaboration with Santander. I know we are guilty of not bothering to open ours, instead just tossing the unopened envelope onto the “filing pile” on the stairs. This pile should really be called the “piling pile” – every - Keep reading...

  2. 23

    Nov

    Introducing Tigger & Roo!

    Last month we welcomed two new furry friends into our household; Tigger and Roo have joined the family. Tigger is ginger and white, and Roo is all ginger, and they are brothers around 7 months old now. We got them from a local lady whose grandson goes to preschool with Georgie, and they - Keep reading...

  3. 20

    Nov

    Review: Box Upon a Time

    I really like subscription boxes and there seem to be loads popping up in every possible area right now. Box Upon a Time is a subscription service for children's clothing, for babies and toddlers. The basic premise is that you - Keep reading...

  4. 19

    Nov

    Greetings from the sick house!

    Hello readers! Long time, no… typing? I can’t believe we are two thirds of the way through November and I haven’t posted once yet this month. That is a long dry spell for a blogging addict like myself. I do have a good reason… well, a good series of reasons, - Keep reading...

  5. 29

    Oct

    Disney on Ice: 100 Years of Magic

    On Saturday afternoon, we headed into Birmingham City Centre to watch the Disney on Ice show at the NIA. It was FANTASTIC. We parked up in the NIA car park, and found the queue & entrance easily. Our tickets were checked as we entered and our bag searched. We found our seats easily, - Keep reading...

  6. 28

    Oct

    Review: Greens cake kits –...

    Disclosure: This product was sent to me free of charge by Greens to be reviewed. However, as per my PR info disclaimer, this review is my unbiased honest opinion of the product. Product: Greens cake kits – Hello Kitty Cute - Keep reading...

  7. 25

    Oct

    Felixstowe Seafront –...

    We just spent five days staying at a caravan park in Felixstowe, mainly to visit James’s family and partly because we needed a break! It was a great holiday and we spent a lot of our time out and about, enjoying the Felixstowe seafront. Landguard Nature Reserve & Felixstowe Port - Keep reading...

  8. 22

    Oct

    Giveaway: Hotter handbag or £20 voucher

    Following my recent visit to the Hotter store in Solihull where I got to choose a pair of boots to bring home and test out, Hotter are offering my readers the chance to win either a £20 gift voucher or a Delamore handbag. This what Hotter have to say about the Delamore bag: Delamore is - Keep reading...

  9. 22

    Oct

    Quality Cousin Time

    Georgie and Lydia really enjoyed our holiday and loved getting to spend a weekend with their older (and therefore cooler) cousin, Izzy. As well as attending her 4th birthday party, they played loads, inside… Outside… And at the soft play centre… As you can see from the - Keep reading...

  10. 21

    Oct

    I’m a Dora and Friends...

    I must be a glutton for punishment as I will be once again opening up our house to half a dozen preschoolers in order to host another twitter party next month! Our last one was so much fun for Georgie and Lydia that I couldn’t resist the lure of volunteering for another. Dora and - Keep reading...