Reviews

poppy bloom
Reviews

Poppy Bloom – A Blog Tour

Poppy Bloom by Rebekah Dobson is the latest book to be hosted here on a blog tour, and I think it’s been my favourite book to read so far. It’s a dystopian novel based in America in 2035, in a world full of technology called Alex (how the author has got away with that name […]

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xls
Diet
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XLS Nutrition Shake – My Review

I was given a tub of XLS Nutrition Shake to trial this week. It’s not exactly a secret that I am fat, and a bit of a serial dieter. I fell off the Slimming World bandwagon when I broke my foot and couldn’t drive to the class. Since then I’ve put on a lot of […]

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Decree Absolute -A book tour review

Decree Absolute by Wendy Cooper is the latest book up for review on the blog. It’s not been the easiest book for me to read and review for a few reasons. Firstly, I’ll be honest, time to read is very limited at the moment so I’ve had to read the odd page here and there, […]

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budget supermarkets
Money
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Budget Supermarkets: Aldi v Lidl

The two main budget supermarkets in the UK are definitely Aldi and Lidl. We shop at them both on a regular basis, especially as they are the two closest supermarkets to our house. We have noticed a definite reduction in our food shopping costs since doing it, without it having any impact on the quality […]

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crowdsurf
Money
Reviews

Transcribing for Crowdsurf

Crowdsurf are an American company that pays you to transcribe audio and video clips for them. They aren’t the highest paying company out there, partly because the exchange rate of dollars into pounds is so bad at the moment. However, despite their low pay they are my favourite of the three companies I transcribe for. […]

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Butlins
Family
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Butlins – a review of our week away

Butlins is the one family holiday that we always do every year. We’ve been going for the last 4 years now with my in-laws for the same week every August. With this in mind it means that we know Butlins well, and all it has to offer. I thought that today I would write a […]

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Martha's Secrets
Reviews

Martha’s Secrets – A blog tour review

As I enjoyed doing the last book tour so much I jumped at the opportunity to host another one. In fact I want to try and do it on a regular basis if I can, as it opens me up to lots of new books and styles of literature. This time I’m hosting an historical […]

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three discovery
Family
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Three Discovery experience – Garageband

Three Discovery invited Lottie and I to their Swansea discovery centre for Lottie to participate in one of their junior discovery sessions. I chose the Garageband session for her because Lottie loves music and singing. Plus she loves her iPad so it seemed like an ideal fit. Garageband is basically a totally free app that […]

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from daughter to woman
Reviews

From Daughter to Woman – Blog Tour

From Daughter to Woman by Kim McCabe has been sent to me this week for review and for me to participate in my first ever blog tour and author interview.  It’s blurb promises to help a mother guide their daughter successfully through the difficult teenage years and out into the big wide world. As the mother […]

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Blogging
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Blogging Your Way to Riches – My review

Blogging your way to Riches was recently sent to me to review by the very lovely Lynn James at Mrs Mummypenny. As I am quite keen to turn this blog into something that makes me some money I read it with great interest. I love this blog and would happily continue it without making any […]

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