Wicked Uncle: Perfect Presents for Children #AD

*Sponsored by Wicked Uncle* Learning and playing have always gone hand-in-hand. In every life-stage, new skills are frequently developed through fun, recreational activities. We are way more likely to take things in and be inquisitive about after all when we’re passionate and play is a vital part in fostering that feeling. I’m excited to see … Read more

Paguro Upcycled Products: Eco-Friendly Fashion and Homeware Gifts For Men and Women (Giveaway)

Paguro Upcycled Products: Eco-Friendly Fashion and Homeware Gifts For Men and Women

Introduction to Paguro Named after and inspired by the hermit crab; Paguro (much like their namesake) is all about taking products and repurposing them. Their mission is to create well-made, stylish products using upcycled components, such as reclaimed wood, barrels, seat belts, tyres and bike chains. They work with various designers worldwide to create unique, … Read more

Engraved Gifts (Engravers Guild): Rose Gold Tree of Life Engraved Locket Necklace (Review and Giveaway)

Engraved gifts make a lovely personal present for any special occasion; whether it is Valentines day, an anniversary or birthday, Christmas, or something else. Engravers Guild have a wide range of such items; with an impressive selection of jewellery, watches, cufflinks and clips, aftershave and perfume bottles, tankards and flasks, christening gifts and even personalised … Read more

Top Tips For Group Getaways

Top Tips For Group Getaways

It is my 40th birthday coming up in a less than two months now (eek) and I have still not yet decided how to celebrate! I would definitely like to mark the occasion in some sort of special way; I am just not yet sure how. I did have a few ideas, such as a … Read more

Did I Manage A Plastic-Free Birthday? #ZeroWasteWeek

So on Friday, for the final challenge of Zero Waste Week, I tried to manage a plastic- free day. Actually, I tried to manage a zero waste day! But how did I get on… Day Out Struggles We went to a local farm for a day out. We had a lovely time feeding the animals; … Read more

Bumper Birthday Gift Guide: Present Ideas For Adults

This bumper birthday gift guide for adults features present ideas for men and women from brands such as CanvasChamp, Adagio Teas, GiftsOnline4U, Latest Deals, Hunkemoller and more…

Love Layla: Witty Birthday Cards, Gifts and Wrap (Review) 

Love Layla is a small independent retailer of greetings cards, gifts and wrapping paper for all occasions – with a difference. Their unique range is witty, cheeky and sometimes downright offensive… but all in good humour! I was kindly sent a sample selection of their range to review. I chose their ‘favourite child’ theme to … Read more