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Christmas of the remote controlled cars !!

Every Christmas there’s a ‘thing’ …. an ‘in thing’…. that everybody wants and this year was the Fingerlings…… the two gifts that I was very fortunate to get a hold of but the two gifts that both children they have bearly touched (typically!) The ‘thing’ this Christmas in our house though was remote control cars!! …

Family, Florida, Health & wellbeing, Parenting, Reviews, Travelling

On the hunt for swimsuits for my mummy tummy & sugar hips !!

So there is just 4 months to go until our next break away…. we are heading across the pond again to Walt Disney World only this time instead of there being a few extra pounds in my case; I’m heading over with a few extra pounds on my hips (errrr and ass!) !! You will …

days out, Family, Money Saving, Parenting, Reviews, travel, Travelling

[REVIEW] Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Manchester Piccadilly

We have stayed in quite a few hotels this year and every time I do, in addition to of course vlogging everything, I say to myself ‘I must write a blog post on this hotel’….. Well here we throwback to our first trip away of 2017 to Manchester. We took the train from Hull (child free!) …

Family, Giveaways, Health & wellbeing, Money Saving tips, Parenting, Reviews

Busy mums (& Dads!) Christmas gift guide

We all know someone who should maybe start looking after themselves a little more than they do everyone else; we all know that busy working Mum who hasn’t found the time over the past 3 days to wash their hair and we all know that exhausted shift working Dad who has no idea what day …

Family, Hint & tips, Me & my family, Money Saving, Reviews

Don’t wait to save money on your energy bills…. do it now!

I am going to throw it out there, and say that I reckon 70% of those reading this will be guilty of the same thing as me: in the 10 years+ we have owned a house, we have never changed our energy provider.  We haven’t even attempted to look elsewhere….until we found uSwitch! A couple …

Money Saving

Our 2018 Dining reservations (Hubby style!!)

Hi Guuuuuys!! The talks are now over, the votes have been counted and verified by a not so independent adjudicator and the results of our 2018 Disney Dining reservations are…..   (Massive pause to build suspense, but which is actually really annoying and has you all screaming “hurry up man” at your screens!!)   Breakfasts …

days out, Family, Florida, Hint & tips, Money Saving, Parenting, Reviews, Theme Parks, Travelling, Walt Disney World

Our Disney dining plans for 2018 !!

So you will probably already know but if not we are heading back to Disney in approximately 180 daysssss…. ok maybe precisely 180 days !!!! Today we booked the majority of our table service dining and wanted to share with you all where we’ve chosen to eat. We are heading back over the pond end …

Family, Parenting, Reviews

My little ones first Barbie ……. the DreamHorse Barbie!!

We were contacted a month or so ago by Mattel who very kindly wanted us to review a brand new toy, the Barbie DreamHorse. Of course we welcomed the extremely generous gift with open arms because, and if you are a fan of our family’s weekly vlogs then you will know, my little girl is …