Mama Geek

A slightly bewildered geek's journey through motherhood!
  1. 28

    Jan

    Review: H&A Bathtime Buddies...

    At nearly 4 Georgie is really into learning how to put letters together at the moment, so these alphabet foam shapes are perfect for bath time right now. Each letter is around 3 cm tall for "short letters" and 6cm tall for "tall - Keep reading...

  2. 26

    Jan

    Meeting the Honey Monster!

    On Saturday we headed in the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham city centre to do a spot of shopping – and meet the Honey Monster! Sugar Puffs have recently been relaunched as Honey Monster Puffs, with 20% more honey and slightly lowered overall sugar levels. The Honey - Keep reading...

  3. 24

    Jan

    Fiesta del Asado – Could...

    On Thursday night we headed to Fiesta del Asado, "Birmingham's first Argentine Asado restaurant," to try out their menu and review the restaurant. James and I had both been drooling over the menu online for several days in anticipation, and were definitely looking forward to our - Keep reading...

  4. 22

    Jan

    Review: Bigjigs Toys Children At...

    Disclosure: This product was sent to me free of charge by Bigjigs Toys to be reviewed. However, as per my PR info disclaimer, this review is my unbiased honest opinion of the product. Product: Bigjigs Toys Children At Play - Keep reading...

  5. 19

    Jan

    Our recent Bigjigs favourites!

    As Bigjigs #PlayPatrol agents for two years running, and keen fans of the brand, we obviously have built up quite a collection of Bigjigs toys. Christmas saw a fresh influx of Bigjigs toys and so I thought I would share what the girls have been loving lately from our favourite toy - Keep reading...

  6. 18

    Jan

    Sarah & Duck (quack!)...

    “My Grandma can knit ANYTHING!” – this is what Georgie tells anyone who talks to her about any toys or clothes my Mum has knitted for the girls. She is very proud of her Grandma’s knitting skills and loves to show them off. At the moment both Georgie and Lydia - Keep reading...

  7. 16

    Jan

    Review: Fisher-Price Glitz ’n...

    We were sent this Minnie Doll to review just before Christmas and Lydia claimed it as her own the minute she clapped eyes on it. Minnie comes with a variety of accessories; two skirts (one purple, one polka dot pink), a handbag, - Keep reading...

  8. 14

    Jan

    Enjoying our Christmas presents

    It’s a few weeks since the big day, and despite all of us being poorly in the time since, we’ve been having a lot of fun with all our gifts. Here are a few snaps of what we’ve been up to with our new - Keep reading...

  9. 13

    Jan

    Review: Bigjigs Toys Butterfly...

    Georgie was sent this bead box for her latest Play Patrol mission, and although we are shamefully late posting this review thanks to several illnesses in the family, we have had a lot of fun with this box in the meantime. The - Keep reading...

  10. 13

    Jan

    Review: Fisher-Price Minnie’s...

    We received this house to review just before Christmas and it has been a huge hit with both our girls, and Georgie's best friend has enjoyed playing with it too. First impressions were good; the parts of the house were easy to - Keep reading...