Category: Reviews

days out, Family, 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, Money Saving tips, 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 …

days out, Family, Florida, Hint & tips, 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, Money Saving tips, 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 …

Florida, Reviews, Walt Disney World

Vanellopes Sweets & Treats on the Disney Dream

One of our most recent Disney vlog showed us spending the evening dressed up as pirates (love a pirate night!) and treat ourselves to one of the most amazingly presented ice cream you will probably ever see! During the Disney Dreams 2015 dry dock Vanellopes Sweets and Treats was added to deck 11 and replaced …

Giveaways, Health & wellbeing, Reviews

[REVIEW & GIVEAWAY] Hedrin Protect & Go spray – headlice & kids !!

It’s just two weeks into the summer holidays and I’m already thinking about the kids going back to school! I have to though, as a busy working Mum (with anxiety too!) and my youngest making the transition from private nursery to pre school I need to be as prepared for change as I possibly can. …

days out, Money Saving tips, Reviews

[Review] The Pink Pig Farm, Holme – Bug Week !!

Last half term we visited the Pink Pig Farm located in Holme, North Lincolnshire not far from the Humber Bridge. We have been before but having not been for a while we wanted to head back.  We certainly noticed on this trip that they seem to have done a fair bit of renovations since our …

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[Review] Wingfield Farm Hessle – a new family pub.

Tonight we headed to a newly opened public house located near to the Humber Bridge in Hull. It opened only yesterday so we were anticipating it to be very very busy; there weren’t many spaces in the car park available as we arrived but it was certainly of ample size for the restaurant (which is …