Reviews

Here are all the reviews that we have completed – and it’s quite an eclectic mix. Scroll back further to see all the places we have visited, the events we have been invited to and the products we have tested.

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Matching Family Socks: A Great Father’s Day Gift | AD

I always find it hard to know what to buy for Father’s Day and often I resort to the same things – a new book or movie, toiletries and socks. But, there’s no surprise there and it’s always nice to get something a little bit different but that you know the men in your life will appreciate. This year Roy’s Boys introduced me to their new range of matching socks…

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The Summer of Love at Camberley Theatre

I love going to the theatre and have quite a diverse taste in theatre shows so when we were offered tickets to review The Summer of Love at Camberley Theatre last night I couldn’t wait to see it. It promised to be the soundtrack of a generation – the 1960s. When we arrived at the theatre we knew that we weren’t the typical demographic for the show. Everyone else seemed…

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Making Light Work of the Lawn with Flymo #EasiLife | AD

Flymo have been a household name since they launched back in 1964 and now, 55 years later, their range of hover mowers are better than ever before and we have been lucky enough to test out one of their new mowers. I remember my parents always having a hover mower – it was something they could rely on and knew that it would make cutting the lawn as effortless as…

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A Wonderful Weekend at the Flea Retreat #FleaRetreat

Last Friday I drove to Wales to spend a couple of nights and three days with a group of bloggers from all niches and backgrounds. It was a weekend I’d been looking forward to since it had been announced and after last year’s Flea Retreat it was a weekend I didn’t want to miss. Now, home from the second year, it’s definitely a highlight of my blogging calendar. The Flea…

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What the Little Redhead Read {Mar-May 2019}

LP loves to read and so at the start of the year we started letting her share the books she’s been reading in case any parents of similar aged children are looking for reading inspiration. You can read the last installment here. So over to LP with what she’s been reading over the last couple of months – for reference, LP will be eight in August. Billy and the Minpins…

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Matilda the Musical at Cambridge Theatre and Marcus Wareing’s …

We always love a trip to the theatre and last weekend we were invited to lunch at Marcus Wareing’s Tredwells restaurant followed by Matilda the Musical on London’s West End. Tredwells have launched a new Matilda the Musical themed menu and, in collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company are offering Matilda the Musical packages of a pre-theatre meal and theatre tickets which the children were so excited to experience. I…

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Crewe Heritage Centre Review

During our Easter holiday break in the Peak District, we were eager to explore a part of the country that we knew little about. We had planned a few days out in the area and one of our adventures took us to the Crewe Heritage Centre. Crewe Heritage Centre is a railway museum located right next to the West Coast Main Line junction to Chester. It is run entirely by volunteers and…

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