A handmade Mother’s Day, with some help from Cuticura

The folks over at Cuticura kindly sent us a lovely parcel filled with goodies from their range of anti-bacterial soaps and hand gels, as well as a ‘paint your own mug’ kit and ‘design your own card’ kit for Georgie to get crafty with. This “crafty creations” charity campaign from Cuticura supports The Princes Foundation for Children and The Arts. “Engaging with a variety of the… Continue Reading “A handmade Mother’s Day, with some help from Cuticura”

Review: Penwizard Personalised Peppa Pig “My Mummy” book

With Mother’s Day coming up at the end of the month, the latest book from Penwizard’s line of personalised children’s books would make a perfect gift. We were given a voucher code to try the ordering system out for ourselves & review the finished product.… Continue Reading “Review: Penwizard Personalised Peppa Pig “My Mummy” book”

My Mother’s Day

I had a wonderful Mother’s Day this year… I am loving being a mum to two little girls, and having a moment to celebrate this so soon after Lydia’s birth was really nice. I got thoroughly spoilt throughout the day, which was lovely! Coffee & breakfast delivered to me in bed is nothing new, as my wonderful husband brings me a drink and something to… Continue Reading “My Mother’s Day”


This is my mum. Her name is Anne. She & my father have been married for over 35 years, and she has been a mum for 31 of them. My mum is my hero. She was the witness at our wedding in 2008, whilst still under going treatment for breast cancer. Many of our guests didn’t even realise she was ill, or that her fabulous… Continue Reading “Mum”

Mother’s Day gift ideas, the 2013 edition!

With less than two weeks to go until Mother’s Day, I hope all those Dad’s out there are getting yourselves & your little ones organised to treat that special lady in your lives! I know that James has at least thought about it, because he has asked me if having two children this year means I need to be given two presents! The resounding answer was… Continue Reading “Mother’s Day gift ideas, the 2013 edition!”

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas!

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and this post is aimed at all those men who have to organise something for the Mums of all the little toe-rags that haven’t quite got the hang of online shopping yet. This year is my first ever Mother’s Day (I didn’t think it counted last year when I was nearly 8 months pregnant!) and I am a little bit excited… Continue Reading “Mother’s Day Gift Ideas!”