Review: Bigjigs Wooden Safari Animal Building Blocks

Last week we were made up to have been selected as one of 21 lucky finalists all hoping to be selected as Play Patrol Agents for Bigjigs Toys. We can’t celebrate just yet, with one final hurdle ahead of us, we were sent a top-secret…

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Scallywags and SOHO Coffee Co. at The …

Little Mr and I were invited to Scallywags at The Fort in Birmingham for an afternoon of indoor soft play and I got the chance to try out the new SOHO Coffee bar which has recently opened. We were allowed to invite some friends along…

The Baby Show 2014 is coming to Birmingham

The Baby Show is back and it’s coming to my neck of the woods in less than three weeks time! That’s right, the UK’s biggest pregnancy and parenting event is coming to Birmingham’s NEC between Friday 16th and Sunday 18th May. I’m really looking forward…

Win a holiday with Parkdean Holidays

Having just returned from our lovely break in Cornwall, I’ve been looking at all my holiday snaps and enjoying once again just how beautiful our country is. The rolling green hills in Cornwall are really lovely to look at and Britain has one of the most…

Our Cornish week away

Last week Team Shilts packed up everything but the kitchen sink and drove 240 odd mile down south to spend four nights in the rolling Cornish hills. It was our Easter getaway and boy, did we need it. After a turbulent six months we needed…

Review: Milk and More

We’ve been using the Milk and More delivery service for around 8 weeks now (you can read my first thoughts here) initially I thought it would be a great way to make sure we had fresh milk and bread in for Little Mr so that…

Review: Getting set for Spring with Rug …

Living in a house with one dog and a toddler, my poor carpets have taken a bit of a battering over the last year so when I was offered the chance to borrow a Rug Doctor machine to review I jumped at the chance. Carpet…