I love putting together a Christmas Stocking for the kids. I pack each of them as full as I can. I wrap little gifts, fun, gimmicky, crafty gifts. Pencil Pets would make a great stocking filler. RRP at £4.99 you get two pencils with pencil toppers and lots of additions to accessorize your pencil.
A Purple and Orange pencil, the toppers and add-ons are included, which allows you to
Christmas isn't too far away. And, I still have an awful lot to buy. I tend to get the children's bits and pieces first, and then I move on to the adults of the family (I haven't finished the kids yet). When I do buy gifts I try and find items that they will use, and enjoy. And, I think jewellery is perfect; something they can wear and enjoy and, that will last for years and years.
It's the 1st December, and that means the big countdown to Christmas day, which traditionally is done with an advent calendar. I've only ever had chocolate advents before, but this year we made our very own wooden one.
The best bit is, we can use this Wooden Advent Calendar year after year, and I look forward to placing different items in each door, changing it each year.
Spy and record anywhere with this portable surveillance camera!
Jacob has wanted his own camera to play with for a while now, so he was super excited to receive the Spy Go Action Camera - especially with all the added extras (head strap and clip) as they allow him to be adventurous with his new Action Cam, and he loves it.
I work from home full-time, which means for me, I am in my slippers pretty much all day every day, all year round. Only when I go out do I put my shoes on. My slippers are my work shoes.
With the walking I do around my house, in my garden, on the slippery decking, and on the slabs – a good pair of slippers are critical in my daily life.
Bidvine is an online hub that connects customers looking for jobs to be completed with professionals who have the skills, qualifications, and availability to complete them. It's an on-demand marketplace for almost everything. From plumbing to dog training, computer repairs, personal chef and so much more.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is one of the most famous and best-selling Children books of all time. It's also one of my favouite Children books. I remember reading it when I was young and now I get to read it to my children. A timeless classic that remains one of the favourites.
With beautiful, unique illustrations and offers an interactive reading experience.
This weekend we took our Peeka Puffs on an adventure.
Every week we take our lovely dogs for a walk, and often my sister in law comes along too and they bring their gorgeous dog. Lately, my mother in law has been coming as well and it has turned out to be a weekend family adventure - we even planning on buying my mum in law wellies.
Jacob loves science. It's his favourite lesson at school and he finds it really fascinates him - as a mum I love how it fascinates him too, it's great to see his enthusiasm. He tells me that he is going to be a scientist when he is older.
Star Wars Force Lightning Energy Ball
Milkshake, which is aired on Channel 5 showing some of the best children cartoons, releases a new DVD collection by Abbey Home Media.
The DVD offers a unique compilation of the very best children's shows from the long-running Channel 5 children's broadcaster Milkshake features two hours of entertainment from some of their biggest stars, such as Peppa Pig, Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom, Lily’s Driftwood Bay, and Bob the Builder.
Peppa's Christmas Post book
Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig are poorly and stuck in bed, Peppa and George decide to help and with a little help from Granny and Grandpa Pig, they get the Christmas cards sent out, along with yummy treats and a special surpise.
‘Mum’s List’ is a real life story of Kate and her family, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable breast cancer. Kate creates her list, where she writes down her her thoughts and memories. Her aim is to help the man she loved create the best life possible for him and their two sons after she's gone.
Would you love for your little one to star on TV this Christmas with Nick Jr's Carol-oke?!
Send in your fa-la-la-las for a chance to star on Nick Jr.!
As part of a festive Carol-oke version of the classic Christmas song Deck the Halls! Nick Jr are looking for children to star in their Carol-oke videos, which will air on TV.
This is the first year since many we are not hosting a Halloween party for the kids (boo hoo). I'm really sad about this, but we don't have much choice, due to the building work going on - but next year we will be back on and hosting a Halloween Party.
The HMV Premium Blu-ray Collection, exclusive to HMV, contains special editions of sci-fi classics Logan’s Run, Soylent Green, Forbidden Planet, Them!, The Omega Man; horror classic The Shining; horror comedies Gremlins 2 and Little Shop of Horrors; and classic dramas Diner and All The President’s Men, come to Blu-ray® in the UK in these special editions for the first time from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment
Shopkins Kinstructions toy range, allows all Shopkins fans to build and construct iconic Shopkins scenery with Mix and Match buildable Shopkins figures. Sounds fun right?! The Shopkins kinstructions separate into three pieces, the characters can be can be taken apart and rebuilt for hilarious results. You can build a variety of colourful Shopkins locations - shop the latest trends at the boutiques, hang out at the cafes, or visit the beauty salons. Each set contains bricks that are completely compatible with other leading construction brands.
I was excited to see Mother's Day, Garry Marshall newest rom-com movie (director to my all time favourite movie, Beaches), the film also includes some of my favourite movie stars.
Garry Marshall, the director of Pretty Woman and Valentine's Day, comes MOTHER'S DAY, starring Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts & Kate Hudson (and Jack Whitehall).
Little Alf the mini Shetland pony who has dwarfism is super tiny but super cute. He lives in the North Yorkshire Dales with his human mum, Hannah Russel, and is often up to mischief, and he's full of character, thus, Hannah created a book series based on Little Alf and his adventures.