Halloween events in and around llanelli

Last minute Christmas gift ideas for toddlers and preschoolers

Christmas presents for toddlers are a bit of a minefield for me. There’s just so much out there that I really struggled to decide what we should buy for our two boys. I’ve spent hours online getting ideas of gifts for 18-24 month olds and preschoolers, but I think we’re finally almost done for this Read More

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Father Christmas at Hamleys Cardiff – meeting the real deal

Father Christmas at Hamleys Cardiff is about as close to the real deal as you can get – and that’s a bold claim. I’ll never forget seeing the excitement in our three-year-old’s face as he played games with him and read through his Christmas list at the weekend. At the risk of sounding cheesy, it Read More

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Fresh fruit ice lollies with Tommee Tippee steamer blender

THE main thing we needed before entering the oh-so-fun weaning stage (apart from a bazillion bibs and buckets of patience) was a decent blender. Even though Ezra was keen to be baby-led and would happily munch on whatever we were eating, I wanted to combine this with purées to make sure some food was actually Read More

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Meeting Father Christmas at Hamleys Cardiff

I’M not usually one for getting into the Christmas spirit before December, but this weekend we had an offer that made us dig out the festive jumpers a week early – we were invited to meet Father Christmas at Hamleys in Cardiff. The store was launching its Father Christmas experience, so we took Santi and Ezra along Read More