The Lazy Mum’s guide to Elf on the Shelf

The Lazy Mum's Guide to Elf on the Shelf

It’s almost December. Time to dig out your Elf on the Shelf. Our Elf has been bringing joy to our children/complicating our lives since 2014. With all that practice, I’ve mastered the art of no fuss Elf placement. Here’s the Lazy Mum’s guide to Elf on the Shelf. It’s full of simple, easy to doRead more

3 festive drinks and a SodaStream giveaway!

Competition has now closed. Congratulations to the winners, Sallyann, Sarah and Jo. I hope your festive season was full of fizz!¬† Christmas is here and yet again I am ‘with child’. No indulging in Christmas champagne or alcoholic festive drinks for me. The solution? A SodaStream, giving me plenty of bubbles of the non-alcoholic variety.Read more

Playskool Heroes – a toy review by the Wallace boys

Playskool Heroes Toy Review

There’s no denying that¬†kids love super heroes. My biggest lad is a huge Spiderman fan and the middle lad loves ‘Hulk smash’. Ironic, because he’s a skinny kid. The littlest lad is happy doing superhero moves and making ‘ka-pow’ sounds. The challenge is to find superhero toys that are suitable for 6, 4 and 2Read more