thoughts and things


A Trip to Brighton with Travelodge #Bloggerlodge

We were really lucky when Travelodge offered us a 2 night stay in a family room in Brighton, to review their newly updated rooms. Brighton is a lovely city and as we have family living there, we thought it was a great chance to take […]

Fathers Day Gift Ideas with Truprint #TruprintDads

Truprint have a lot of great ideas for Fathers Day Gifts. I was lucky to be asked by Truprint to try out some of their gift ideas. Take a look at the whole Father’s Day Gift selection here.  I wanted to do something with Nancy […]

Mindful Eating with #LVLoveLife

Mindful Eating is something that I have heard a lot about recently. When LV offered me the chance to try mindful eating, by using a Spiralizer to make healthy, interesting meals, I thought I’d give it a go.  Mindful eating is the habit of actually […]

Learning Spanish with Three Mobile

I was offered the chance to learn Spanish with Three Mobile, and I had no hesitation in saying “Sí!” I have always wanted to learn another language and learning spanish is on my bucket list. I was given an iTunes voucher to download some language […]

Walk to School Month with Kiddicare

Kiddicare kindly sent us a buggy to review to help us support Walk to School Month this October. Walk to school month is an international day when primary schools and nurseries try and encourage as many people as possible to walk to school or nursery. […]

Museum Selection – Tea Caddy and Tea Cup Review

When Museum selection asked me if I’d like to review their tea caddy and tea cup, I thought it sounded a great idea! Museum Selection is a website that works with many museums and galleries providing gifts for their gift shops. Their items therefore are […]

Bagabook Tote Bag Review

Bagabook are a unique company with a unique product – a book cover carrier which protects your book or diary, as well as being functional like a bag. I was asked by Bagabook to review some of their new range which they have recently launched. […]

Lego Movie Review

I was asked by if I would like to review The Lego Movie, and they kindly sent me the DVD to review. The Lego Movie is about Emmet, just an ordinary Lego worker who is identified as the ‘Special’ one, who will save the […]

Little Miracles Organic Soft Drinks Review

When I was contacted about Little Miracles, I was intrigued. A soft drink, with tea? As a self confessed tea addict I thought it would be a great idea to review these drinks on the blog. Little Miracles are organic soft drinks, made using organic […]

Organic September with Waitrose

I was invited by Waitrose to go organic for at least one meal for a week, and to see what Organic food is like. We were sent a voucher so that we could go to Waitrose and purchase some organic foods to try for the […]