Mama Geek

A slightly bewildered geek's journey through motherhood!
  1. 25

    Mar

    Review: TOMY Winnie The Pooh Post...

    We took this toy along with us on holiday, and got it out as a treat for the kids while we were having a bit of time to chill out in our lodge. The toy is packaged well, nearly all with recyclable cardboard & paper string - Keep reading...

  2. 24

    Mar

    Our Bluestone Break – Activities

    Before you get to Bluestone, you get access to an excellent online booking system which details what activities are available on different dates during your stay, and allows you to pre-book places and pay online beforehand. You can also book onto these activities while on site, but you do - Keep reading...

  3. 23

    Mar

    Easter Hunting with Lindt

    Lindt are “bringing the joy of Easter to life” with Lindt Gold Bunny Hunts at various beautiful venues across the UK this Easter, and we were asked if we would like to check it out. Unfortunately we don’t live within an easy drive of any of the ten hunt locations, - Keep reading...

  4. 22

    Mar

    Our Bluestone Break – The Food

    Bluestone is a completely self contained resort and, unless you want to, there is no need to leave the site at all during your stay - we didn't! With loads to do and see, a village full of eateries and shops to cater to your every need, there is no chance of going hungry on site. As - Keep reading...

  5. 19

    Mar

    Our Bluestone Break – First Impressions

    We are over halfway through our break at Bluestone in Pembrokeshire, and we are all absolutely loving it. The girls really adore it here, and James and I are pretty pleased with it too! As my parents have joined us mid-week, we have been put in a four bedroom Grassholm lodge, which - Keep reading...

  6. 18

    Mar

    Review: Eli Explorer iPhone /...

    Georgie has been playing with this app on and off for a few weeks now, and definitely enjoys it. Eli Explorer is a "free roam" style app, where children can direct Eli to go wherever they wish, as he interacts with his - Keep reading...

  7. 13

    Mar

    Review: Kokuyo Harinacs Medium 6...

    When this product arrived for review, as part of my role as a National Stationery Week blogger, I was a mixture of sceptical and excited. It sounded fab, a stapleless stapler - but could it be too good to be true? I used to - Keep reading...

  8. 12

    Mar

    Review: Zebra Z-Grip Ballpoint Pens

    These zebra pens are a joy to write with; they give you a smooth writing experience and I haven't had any problems with air bubbles or ink flow. The range of colours they come in is great; I just love the light blue. They are - Keep reading...

  9. 09

    Mar

    Review: Bigjigs Toys Young...

    Georgie loves to bake with me so when we were sent this baking set to review she was over the moon. The Bigjigs Toys Young Chef's Baking Set includes child size versions of almost everything you need to bake cakes or biscuits, - Keep reading...

  10. 07

    Mar

    Review: ABC Gurus iPhone / iPad...

    Georgie (almost 4) and Lydia (just 2) have both been playing with this app since I installed it on their iPad, and they both love it. Georgie knows her letters and is learning all of the phonetic pronunciations right now, so this - Keep reading...

  11. 06

    Mar

    Found in the girls Camera Roll

    The girls share my husband’s old iPad, which lives in an iGuy protective case, and is filled with fun and educational apps. Georgie is very creative lately and has some great drawing apps, as well as other silly apps that end up with the ability to save something to the camera roll. - Keep reading...