A Day in London with 241Passport + GIVEAWAY

  This might surprise you, but it’s not every Thursday I travel down the Thames on a speedboat. However, last week, that’s exactly what I did! I was a guest of 241Passport and myself and a handful of other bloggers were treated to the sites and tastes of London.   A quick word about who […]


  I have a new addiction. It’s not Star Bars. Or Baileys flavoured cheesecake. Or toasted cheese and peanut butter sandwiches. (I’m addicted to them all already). It is food related though.   When I was asked to check out a new game called Bake Escape, I wondered if it would really be for me. I […]

Long Tall Sally | GIVEAWAY

    Last week, I wrote about Long Tall Sally (the women’s fashion retailer for the tall women amongst us), and I described my Christmas Wishlist. I’m just waiting for a few more items to arrive in the post from the LTS team and I will do a little fashion blog post showing off the […]

Serenata Hampers – Review & GIVEAWAY!

  As a blogger I often get asked if I would like to review a company’s products.  I always tell them that if it fits in with my blog, the things I, or the boys like, then I’d be happy to check it out. So when Serenata Flowers got in touch and asked if I’d […]

British Gas ‘Hive’ Heating Kit GIVEAWAY

  As regular readers will know, Dexter and I are currently living in a rented house … a very nice rented house mind you and quite frankly, I’m furious my landlady wants it back in March! (I’m not, she’s lovely.)   This is our first rented house and after spending 23 years in my previous house […]

Tescos Christmas ezine Gift Guide Giveaway – Win £100 Voucher!

“Deck the halls with boughs of holly, 
Fa la la la la, la la la la.” Repeat to fade.   Yup.   It’s that time of year just around the corner, and if you’re anything like me, Christmas is a bittersweet time.  I want to give my family everything they deserve – but it comes at a […]