6 Ways To Help You Sleep Naturally

There is nothing that we love more than sleep, well maybe food but you see my point. I will be 100% honest without a good nights sleep I am such a moody person. I can be difficult, grumpy and I get emotional, it’s not good and not fair on Cora at all! So here are a few things I use to get a good night sleep. 1. Shower/Bath If you have the option to take a shower or a bath I would. Especially after a busy or stressful day I find that taking the time to shower really helps my muscles and mind relax ready for bed. The thought of feeling fresh and clean can really calm the mind and… View Post

Gin Gins Candy Helping To Prevent ‘Morning Sickness’ During Pregnancy

Morning Sickness has to be one of the worst things during pregnancy. It affects each one of us differently, and at this moment in time, it’s hitting my sister Amy who is five weeks pregnant HARD!  Morning Sickness seems to exasperate all the negative things about pregnancy, nausea, fatigue, as well as how easily you can become aggravated. So, when The Ginger People got in touch to congratulate Amy on her pregnancy I spoke to them about how Gin Gins candy might be able to help her. Gin Gins Candy is available in a tasty caramel sweet and contains a 30% ginger per sweet. Working within the digestive system, ginger can help to boost digestive fluids and neutralize acids. Given… View Post

Boppy Total Body Pillow By Chicco – Review

It’s been little more than two weeks since my sister Amy announced she’s pregnant with her second child, and already she’s complaining about her lack of sleep. In fact, in the most recent discussion, she burst out crying at the frustration of it all – pregnancy has well and truly hit! So, when Chicco got in touch to congratulate us they invited us to try the Boppy Total Body Pillow. The whole family cheered in delight at the thought that Amy might finally get a good nights sleep! The Boppy pillow comes in this large, see-through carry bag with a handle. The packaging on the outside of the pillow as you can see demonstrates the ways in which the pillow… View Post

Ready Player One Merchandise

2018 has already been a great year for movies with the release of Marvel’s Black Panther. However, we’re only a third of the way through which means there’s plenty more good stuff to hit our big screens. One movie that’s been in the works for years now that’s got everyone excited is Ready Player One. It’s a science fiction novel, written by an American Author, Ernest Cline and directed by none other than Steven Spielberg. In celebration of the launch of the film on the 28th March 2018, Paladone has released a range of Ready Player One merchandise which we’ve had the pleasure of receiving for this review. Infinity Light Without a doubt, my favourite piece of Ready Player One… View Post

Using Center Parcs As a Hen Party Destination

I know for many people when they think of Hen parties they think of Magaluf, Blackpool or just an extremely drunken night out. Well, this weekend I had the absolute pleasure of spending the weekend with my friends at Center Parcs. We spent 3 nights at Longleat Center Parcs in 2 villas and loved every minute. If you are planning a party away of any kind here is why you should use Longleat Forest Center Parcs as your base. What Is Center Parcs? Center Parcs is a woodland village holiday park in the UK. There are 5 sites in total and are based on outdoor activities, places to relax and a self-catering accommodation. The park allows cars to unload and… View Post

In 1931 Thomas Smith Gave Us… Sudocrem

Not many brands have such a rich heritage in both the world and The Harrison Household specifically. However, Sudocrem certainly does! I mean seriously, in the 80’s and 90’s did you even have a first aid cupboard or draw without a tub of Sudocrem in it? Which is why when Sudocrem themselves (well the PR team behind the brand) got in touch and asked if we’d like to review both the Care & Protect and Skin Care Cream we rejoiced. Sudocrem Care & Protect Shortly after celebrating 80 years on the market, Sudocrem launched care & protect. This unique formula of Sudocrem has been designed specifically to help prevent nappy rash. The cream works in three ways; It starts by creating a… View Post

What Happened When My Nephew Realised I’m A Lesbian

If you don’t already know, I have a nephew. He is 5 going on 6, very intelligent young man and very funny. When Frankie was born, I was home every weekend from uni possible to see him, we would spend hours, days together. Growing up I knew everything about him, favourite food, what tv shows he liked, friends he had, future goals. I would snuggle him on the sofa with In The Night Garden to get him to sleep and he would (unfortunately) play with my hair. While we are away for chunks at a time travelling, we make up for it when we are home and spend as much time as possible with the kids. Frankie’s latest trend is… View Post

We’re Heading To In The Night Garden Live! + £5 Discount Code!

For Matilda’s second birthday in August, we’ve very kindly been invited by the team at In The Night Garden to experience In The Night Garden Live for the very first time. Aside from it being Matilda’s birthday, July and August are a time of the year that can be very, very long and tiring – what with the kids of school for the summer and all that. Which is why we love to have holidays, day trips and activities such as this one planned in advance. What Is In The Night Garden? Do you even have kids if you don’t know what In The Night Garden Is? Probably not… but just in case, here’s a quick write up from the… View Post

Our 7 Day Meal Plan For 2 – WC 12th March 2018

Meal planning has an amazing number of benefits. Unfortunately, like many, we struggle to always fit meal planning into our lives, despite knowing full well the benefits it can have. For that reason, we’ve decided to take part in The Meal Planning Linky with KatyKicker and The Organised Life Project. We hope that by doing so we can make conscious decisions for our meals that will improve our health and save us money. Monday 12th March 2018 Breakfast Tesco’s own brand of Cornflakes – Honey Crunch. Lunch Mediterranean Salad with Sundried Tomatoes, Feta + Olives. Dinner Sweet and Sour Chicken with Salt and Pepper Chips (from the Pinch of Nom recipe) We’ll be cooking a 4 person portion and saving… View Post

Photos From Our Snow Day 2018

We love a good snow day, and unfortunatly missed out on some of the last one as we were travelling back from Thailand. So, we made up for it when we woke up on the 8th March, International Women’s Day to a mountain of snow!