Reviews and Opinions

A review of the excellent budslife CBD Patches.

CBD patches

We were recently given the opportunity to try some of the budslife CBD patches, which we were both really interested to try. As we have both tried CBD oil in the past, and weren’t overly impressed with it, we wanted to try it in a different form. Budslife CBD Patches …

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HelloFresh Review – amazing food, simplified

HelloFresh Header

We always struggle for meal ideas (and had seen companies such as HelloFresh before but dismissed them) – it’s partly my laziness (I cook what I know I can cook quickly with my eyes shut), and when I’m shopping, I find myself buying the same ingredients, without any real thought …

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Independent Wine Review

Independent Wine

I want to start by saying, that we will be discussing alcohol in this post and that you should only be drinking alcohol if you are of a legal age in your residing country, and to please remember to drink responsibly This is an honest review of some of the …

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Toucanbox review


We were recently offered a toucanBox to try out and see how Grayson got on. Which we were VERY excited to get, because after however many weeks we’ve been in lockdown – we’ll accept all the help for entertaining a toddler that we can get! So here’s our Toucanbox review…. …

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Black Oppression and White Privilege – Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

This post isn’t something we’d usually write about, but we have always said that we will remain authentic towards who we are as people. I physically couldn’t remain quiet on this matter (and if you follow any of our other social media, you’ll know that we haven’t been quiet about …

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Balmonds Skincare Review


Like a lot of people at the moment, we’ve been washing our hands a lot more and using things like hand sanitiser more than usual. This has really been drying our hands out, to the point of being slightly irritating. So when the lovely team at Balmonds Skincare contacted us …

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Investing for your Children

Investing in your children

Todays post is a guest post from South Wales Financial Independence – and includes some great tips on investing for your children. This is not advice, but simply tips on what’s out there at the moment. As with anything financial, you should seek the advice of a qualified professional if …

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Kids In Quarantine

Kids in Quarantine Book

When Jamie kindly gifted us a copy of his new book “Kids in Quarantine: 178 Ways to Stop Your Children From Driving You Crazy During a Global Pandemic“ (which has come at the best possible time with us being seriously low on ideas) we asked if he’d be interested in …

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Roffie White Noise Machine Product Review

Roofie White Noise

Roffie White Noise Machine Product Review – Please note, we were gifted this machine in return for a product review. Our review, however, is an honest opinion of the product, good and bad. Since birth, really, Grayson has slept better with some background noise on – as most babies do …

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Would you have a Covid-19 Vaccination?

vaccinate your child

Before we begin – let me clear one thing up. I am ALL FOR vaccinations – so if you’ve stumbled across this looking for an anti-vaccine argument, you’ve really come to the wrong place, and I won’t be joining in. Get your kids (and yourself) vaccinated, please, and thanks 🙂 …

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