Month: March 2015

This is piscine me off

A few weeks ago, Kate and I found ourselves sat on tiny chairs at tiny tables for parents evening when we were struck by a horrible realisation. Dylan’s teacher was busy telling us how well he was doing when she suddenly mentioned the fact that he will be starting swimming lessons after Easter. Argh! Kate had taken Dylan …

Review: WaveWall phone case

Here’s a phone case with a difference – it protects more than just your phone! It can also reduce the risk of radiation from it damaging your fertility. The WaveWall has been designed for those who, like me, keep their phones in their pockets. According to statistics on the WaveWall website, infertility affects one in 25 men, …

Review: Waitrose Hiku

A Hiku scanning device

I love gadgets about the same amount as I love food, so this one is right up my street! It’s called a Hiku and is a new device that Waitrose is trialling in the UK at the moment. I was lucky enough to be one of the first few people in the country to put one through its paces. And …

The Furby must go

An edited image of a Furby speaking Latin

We’ve all made questionable decisions in our lives. I know I’ve made a few. Choosing a blog name that only a select few zombie aficionados get, almost panic buying the wrong house (twice) and one visit to the barber that could only be described as a ‘scarecut’ are up there among them. But this one is so much …