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Destination Norwich Destination Norwich

Destination Norwich 

There are lots of different Destination Board Games but as I'm a Norwich girl I have been sent the Norwich Edition to review....

Our Fairy Door in Place

Irish Fairy Door Company

As you all know I am all for the magical, beautiful and precious things in life. I adore Christmas but I hate that new year slump when it's over, which is why I love the Irish Fairy Door Company as you can keep that special, magical spark all year round. It is something special for you to build with your kids and gives you a way to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Cycling Cufflinks from The London Silver Company

The London Silver Company

Everybody has that one person who is really hard to buy for, for us it's my Father in Law, generally if he wants something he goes and gets it. The London Silver Company have solved this year's gift giving dilemma and I think they'll solve many more....

Holey Moley Sketchbook

Holey Moley Handmade Stuff 

Whether it's back to school cool, a unique journal or diary or a bit of blogging inspiration the super cool sketchbooks from Aysha at Holey Moley Handmade Stuff will make you the envy of each and every one of your stationery addict friends....

Scruffs Vintage Tshirt

Perfect Father's Day Gifts from Scruffs

Scruffs have a great selection of products that would make just great Father's Day gifts including, boxers, a bottle opener belt and a water resistant watch. All of these products are are under £20 and available from www.scruffs.com....

Inkly Father's Day Card & Envelope

Inkly 

I'm on a bit of a Stationery theme at the moment, wonder why that is? I love it and we are right around the corner from National Stationery Week. After seeing one of my Stationery blog posts the great guys at Inkly got in touch to see if I would review their fab service....

One4All Gift Card

One4All Gift Card - A Great Mother's Day Gift 

One4All Gift Cards can be spend at 21,000 stores nationwide and give you options from High Street stores, meals out, nights away and spa days so with Mother's Day round the corner they really make a good idea if you are stuck for ideas or your mum is particularly hard to buy for.....

Mother's Day Framed plaqueFun Blue Plaque

I have been sent my very own blue plaque from the lovely Fun Blue Plaque Company to review, so now I can join the leagues of those famous writers who have their homes, birth places or other important place marked with a plaque....

Superman Aldi Shorty Pyjama Set

Aldi Pyjamas and Lounge Pants

Last Sunday Aldi launched their Valentine's range in store, with cards as low as 79p and greats gift bags from £1.49 as well as loads of great gift ideas, romantic films, fizz and chocolates you won't need to go far to get your day sorted.

We have been sent the men's shorty pyjamas and character lounge pants to review. So here are my husbands thoughts on his rather early Valentines gifts....

Deluxe Kit from Jeweltailor

Jeweltailor Deluxe Children's Jewellery Making & Knitting Starter Kit

This brilliant value kit from Jeweltailor has everything you need to get the youngsters started with jewellery making and French knitting, all in a handy storage box. 

Aroma Holiday Candle - New York - Boxed

Aroma Holiday Candles

The Aroma Holiday Candles have a really strong selling point, they will remind you of some of your favourite holidays or allow you to kick back and relax imagining you are somewhere you have always wanted to visit, which is exactly as I felt with the New York Candle I was sent.....

Made With Love Designs Christmas CardsMade With Love Designs - Christmas Cards

I love a good card, for any occasion I think it's important to get the right card as it says as much as the gift, in some cases it is the gift.....

New Candy Stripe Bagabook RangeExciting New Ranges from Bagabook

For the last month I’ve been using the newest addition to my bag collection, a gorgeous Candy Stripe Tote Bag from Bagabook...

Jelly Belly Nail Polish & Lip Balm Set Jelly Belly Lip Balm and Nail Polish Set

Scented Nail Polish, I haven't used this since I was a teenager and it was all the rage, so when Jelly Belly sent me one of their lovely Lip Balm and Nail Polish Sets in Very Cherry, I was very excited...

From You to Me Gift Journals From You to Me Gift Journals From You to Me - Gift Journals

From You to Me have sent me a selection of their Gift Journals to review, they are a lovely idea that encourages sharing between parent and child, writing, expressing thoughts and making memories....

Radox Gift SetRadox Relaxing Bath Set

You can only imagine what a chore it has been to test out the Radox Relaxing Bath Set I was sent...

Personalised Sleigh BellChristmas Decorations from Big Little Things

Two months from today everyone will be enjoying the excitement of Christmas Eve, I'm not going to hide it I LOVE Christmas, one of the best bits about starting my blog has been that I've been able to start enjoying it early, reviewing my lovely Personalised Sleigh Bell from Big Little Things is no exception....

Front Cover Birthday Edition Newspaper Book Birthday Edition Newspaper Book

I don't know about you but sometimes I really struggle to get gifts for certain people, I always want to get something a bit different, something personal and most importantly something I know they'll love....

Tucktuck BoxBeing Sweet is easy with tucktuck

Ever wanted to say Thank You, Well Done or just Hello with something more than a card without breaking the bank and safe in the knowledge it will be a lovely surprise....

Sentelle

Sentelle Soy Candles

I have never really given my candles any thought, I enjoy having candles in the house, I like the way the scent a room, the mood they create and I find them calming, but anything deeper than that I've not considered.....

Kodak Moments

Kodak Moments

If you are anything like me then you will have hundreds of pictures on your phone, laptop and digital camera but very few actually printed out.....

Belle's Keyring

Keyrings by Belle's

The lovely Louise from Belle's has sent me one of her new range of keyrings to review.

I'm very happy about this for three reasons.....

Dodo Acad-PadThe Dodo Acad-Pad

With the kids starting to go back to school from today the Dodo Acad-Pad is the perfect gift/organisational tool.....

The Spider Catcher

Spider Catcher

OK so I'll be honest, I thought this was just going to be a great joke gift, never something that would actually be used but when my review product arrived I found the Spider Catcher from Brainstorm is actually useful....

Accentuate

Accentuate

I love a good board game, one of our favourite things is to get together with my sister and her partner and the 4 us have a catch up and a game, one that will make us giggle is always great and one where we are all on a level playing field is also nice. I was very eager to test our Accentuate as it sounded perfect for us, it hasn't disappointed....

Baldwin's Kit Baldwin's Kit G Baldwin & Co Soap Making Kit

Anyone who follows my blog will know how much I love to craft but how little time I have to do it. This stunning soap making kit from Baldwin's has everything you need....

JewelTailor Children's Bracelet Kit

The lovely JewelTailor recently sent me one of their kids bracelet kits to try out and review.....

Sample CardSample CardThe Dog's Doodahs

All year round you are going to need cards and personalised cards are not only really popular right now but they are also really fun and make nice gifts.

There are a great range of cards for you to personalise on The Dog's Doodahs. I've been lucky enough to pick a card from them so .....

Alfie Winn Designs Little Handprints Kit

If you are after a beautiful and personal gift then Alfie Winn Designs might just be the the answer you need.

With products suitable for weddings to new births, the illustrations are beautiful and can often be personalised.....

Christmas Treat Board from Burn Me On

Personalised Christmas Treat Board from Burn Me On

This year I am so excited for Christmas, well I'm always excited for Christmas, but this year I have a good feeling about it and I'm going all out. This year will be about starting new traditions, making memories and having a great festive family time. Part of that is my new Personalised Christmas Treat Board from Burn Me On....

My TOAD Diary

Personalised TOAD Diary 

So a diary is just a diary, right? WRONG! If you like stationery and planners you will know that a diary is a key item, one to be cared for and loved and enjoyed. You will also know that everybody likes them slightly different and it can be hard to find the right one. I have now found the right one, my new TOAD diary has been personalised so it is everything I want and more...

Too Wrapped Up Card Subscription

Card Subscription from Too Wrapped Up 

Too Wrapped Up have launched a new card subscription service and I've been trying it out.

Unlike other subscription services I've tried with Too Wrapped Up you get complete control over the cards you receive and when you get them....

DAD PhotbookFather's Day Gifts from Photobox

We were sent an Acrylic Photo Block and the Dad Photobook Book for the purpose of the gift guide feature and I was so impressed with the quality, these ease of ordering and how swiftly everything was delivered. I could some the review up with my Husband's reaction, he took one look at the Photobook I created and just asked 'please would you make me one every year'....

Rock Bakehouse Cards

Cards from Rock Bakehouse

With National Stationery Week looming it makes sense that I review some of the great cards on offer from Rock Bakehouse. I've mentioned before how much I love to write to people, just because, and Rock Bakehouse offer, funny, cute and stylish baking themed cards for any occasion.....

Sheaffer Sagaris Pen

Luxury Pens from Sheaffer 

Exploring the joys of handwriting has been one of the fun parts of being a National Stationery Week blogger and the Sheaffer Pen I was sent has really helped. It's smooth to write with, easy to hold having just the right weight and it looks stunning....

Yankee Candle Pure Essence Range New Pure Essence Range from Yankee Candle

The new Pure Essence range form Yankee Candle consists of three great scents Cassis, Aloe Water and Shea Butter. You can get the new scents in jars, tealights, votives and the great tart wax melts giving you all the options we know and love about Yankee Candle....

Mother's Day Specialbuys from AldiMother's Day Specialbuys from Aldi

Mother's Day Gifts with Aldi Specialbuys

As you all know I love a good bargain and you'll often find me loitering around the bins in the centre of Aldi deciding exactly how many of the latest Specialbuys I'm going to purchase, so it's always a pleasure to be sent some to review for them.

The Mother's Day Specialbuys launched in store on the 1st, so I suggest nipping in quick to see what you can get hold of. I was sent the lovely set of make up bags, a pair of slippers and a beautiful scarf to review.....

Kokuyo Harinacs Staple-less StaplerKokuyo Harinacs Staple-less Stapler

Kokuyo Harinacs Staple-less Stapler 

One of the joys of being a blogger for National Stationery Week is the free stationery and this little gem is one of my new favourite toys. The Kokuyo Harinacs Staple Free Stapler is amazing....

Love Bubbles

Love Pillow Cases

If you are after something incredibly sweet and a bit different to surprise your Valentine with this year then I highly recommend these adorable pillow case sets from Love Pillow Cases, available in a variety of designs for only £16.99 a pair they make a great gift.....

Craft Glue Gun & Coloured GlueTec 305 Hot Glue Gun 

Now I shouldn't get this excited over being sent a Glue Gun to review, there is however a chance I squeaked with delight, especially as my last one had broken and I hadn't been able to replace it yet....

Frame Again

Frame Again

Frame Again offer a easy to use service allowing you to get your favourite pictures not only printed but framed at the same time. You can use their website easily from phone, tablet or PC and get your picture posted really quickly.

Designs by Ritz

Designs by Ritz

With a huge range of fantastic art prints to chose from I was spoilt for choice when selecting an image to review. I was lucky enough to be given free range of the Designs by Ritz Etsy shop and chose a gorgeous print that says 'Home' in gold on a grey brick back drop....

My Albumcards

Albumcards

Albumcards offer the gift of music combined with a printed card. So I could see just how easy the system process was and have a look at the quality of the cards I have been sent two to review.

My Boots SelectionChristmas Products from Boots

If any of you manage to complete your whole Christmas shop without going to Boots and making the most of their fantastic 3 for 2 offers I'll be amazed. It's a staple part of my annual Christmas arrangements....

Piñata from MexGrocer.co.uk Traditional Piñata from the Mex Grocer

When I was younger I always wanted to have a Piñata at a party, I can't pinpoint why, just the excitement factor coupled with sweets I think, now I have been sent one from the MexGrocer.co.uk to review and learnt there is actually a lot more to a Piñata than just getting sweets...

Vaseline Pink Crest TinVaseline Pink Crest Tin

I have been sent a beautiful gift set from Vaseline to review. The Pink Crest Tin contains three of the Vaseline Lip Therapy Products, Classic, Aloe and Rosy.

'Archie' What the Blazers TeddyHand Knitted Bear from What the Blazers

What the Blazers have sent me one of their rather special little hand knitted teddy for me to review, ours is a rather charming little chap, he has been named Archie and sits upon my bookshelf looking very fine indeed....

Your Pictures Turned into Magnets with PicStick

PicStick offers a simple but effective way to turn your favourite pictures into lovely fridge magnets. For only £9.50, P&P is free, you get a sheet of 9 lovely fridge magnets.....

Yankee Candle Witches' BrewHalloween from Yankee Candle

Halloween is never a holiday I’ve really celebrated. We always have sweets in the house for the Trick or Treater’s who never come and I often turn a Pepper into a lantern, as it’s cheaper, easier and smaller than a pumpkin but that is the extent of things.....

Oliver Bonas Cake FlagsParty Range from Oliver Bonas

To celebrate turning 21 Oliver Bonas have created a stunning new party range, to celebrate my little boy turning 1 they have sent me some lovely cake flags and canapé toppers to glam his party up and also to review them.....

Treasured PensTreasured Pens

I was recently lucky enough to win a beautiful Pen & Keyring set from Treasured Pens, I'm so pleased with my prize I thought I would post a little review as my way of saying thank you.

Miss Pretty Tablet Cover Large Tablet Cover from Miss Pretty London

In preparation for going back to work I've been sorting through what needs to go in my handbag and what needs to come out....

My Smiggle Goodies

Back to School with Smiggle

I love stationery, more than an adult should, thing is I know I'm not the only one! I've been sent some awesome products from Smiggle to review and they've been so popular each time I've shown someone I've ended up with a bit less for myself! Especially as we are so close to the new school year starting....

Cheese Lovers Cheeseboard SetCheeseboard from Getting Personal

This is a lovely gift for any occasion, the Cheese Lovers Cheeseboard Set from Getting Personal is great quality and as it can be personalised something really special. It's always nice to be sent a product to review when the pictures speak for themselves....

Boozi Body Care

Boozi Body Care

Is it a cocktail or is it a shower gel? Well you can't drink any of it but it is fun getting to actually have a bath in a Pina Colada.....

Storage Basket from Le Petite Maison Blanc

This is an Esty shop you need to have a look at! Le Petite Maison Blanc is based in the South of France but posting to the UK you will find lots of lovely little hand made things, using beautiful fabrics.....

Floral Handkerchiefs

I have been sent these lovely handkerchiefs by the guys at eCornerShop to review.

Now you're probably thinking what does a 30yr old need with handkerchiefs? Well I haven't been using them for their intended purpose.....

Simply the Best Sewing Book from Simplicity

Are you a fan of the Great British Sewing Bee but wouldn't know where to start doing it yourself?

Simply the Best Sewing Book from Simplicity is a brilliant guide for new sewers, those wanting to refresh their skills or people who want to increase their skills......

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