The PPI deadline is coming

Payment Protection Insurance - or PPI as its more commonly known - is a phrase that has become part of the furniture in recent years. So much so that I no longer think about its meaning when I hear it mentioned. Well, that was the case until recently. You see, the PPI deadline is fast approaching. ...

Half Term fun at Hamleys

Half term is almost upon us and, with it, comes the need to keep the kids entertained. As all parents know, this isn't always easy! I think term three is easily one of the toughest for kids and parents alike. It follows Christmas, it's cold and everyone is under the weather for at least a month. As ...

Creepy things my kids say and do

One of my favourite things about having kids is the funny things they say and do. I love how out of left field some of them are. They speak without any kind of filter and as thoughts come to them. Sometimes, I can pinpoint where certain utterances or actions have come from, but others leave me completely ...

Review: The LEGO Movie 2 playsets

If your family is anything like mine, you're really looking forward to the release of The LEGO Movie 2! We probably won't see it until half term but, thanks to the people at LEGO, we have a couple of playsets to whet the appetite in the meantime. They sent us the 'Rex's Rex-treme Offroader!' and 'Ultrakatty & Warrior ...