Evette Garside





  • American Goodies

    American Goodies

    We are having a blast trying all these unusual and strange snacks which kids in other countries enjoy daily. This time it's the turn of the great USA and there'... Read more

    Posted on 24 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Aquabeaders Bracelet Set

    Aquabeaders Bracelet

    Jordanna is now really getting the hang of the aquabeaders sets and tends to attempt to make something most days. She has literally hundreds, probably... Read more

    Posted on 23 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Mysteries in Time Subscription

    Mysteries Time Subscription

    This subscription box is one for the kids and mainly aimed towards 7-11 year olds and therefore Jordanna gets it this time around. I think many children can... Read more

    Posted on 22 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Trying Thai Snacks

    Trying Thai Snacks

    As many of my loyal followers may know, I do love trying snacks and foods from around the world and the more unusual, the better. Today it's the turn of Thai... Read more

    Posted on 22 February 2017 FAMILY
  • My Fairy Garden – Magic Beanpot

    Fairy Garden Magic Beanpot

    The fairies have returned to our home once again and dropped off a magical little gift for my young fairy in training (Izebella). It's a very special fairy... Read more

    Posted on 21 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Perfect Pamper Gifts

    Perfect Pamper Gifts

    With Valentine's Day over for another year, it's perhaps time to think about Mother's Day once again which is on its way in just a few weeks. Us Mothers need... Read more

    Posted on 21 February 2017 FAMILY
  • New Fridge Fruit Packs from Dole

    Fridge Fruit Packs from Dole

    Dole are probably most well known for their tinned fruits and the most popular fruit cocktail in a tin. They have recently bought out all new resealable fridge... Read more

    Posted on 20 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Everdine


    Imagine if you will, having chef prepared meals in your own home every day, no cooking, no mess and the food tasting delicious whilst being healthy and... Read more

    Posted on 20 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Transformulas Anti Aging

    Transformulas Anti Aging

    This year I turn a big 40! Although I'm constantly told I don't look my age, I am still conscious of the tell tale signs of aging and mainly facial lines. I'm... Read more

    Posted on 17 February 2017 FAMILY
  • A Delicious World of Gü

    Delicious World

    I am not overly big on desserts. I don't mind the odd bit of cake if offered but can take or leave the whole after dinner dessert thing. Saying this, there is... Read more

    Posted on 15 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Celebrating 35 Years of “Dear Zoo”

    Celebrating Years “Dear Zoo”

    Many parents and children will be familiar with a book called Dear Zoo. The book; aimed at very young children is a hard back, lift the flap type book and was... Read more

    Posted on 15 February 2017 FAMILY
  • L.O.L Surprise Dolls

    L.O.L Surprise Dolls

    My girls have so many collectable figures, and now those figures have a new addition. It's a tiny doll which comes in a ball full of surprises. This is bound... Read more

    Posted on 14 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Bertie & Jack Wall Art

    Bertie Jack Wall

    My girls bedroom is about to get a little makeover. This is because they are both getting a little older and need bunk beds and new wallpaper. So! along with... Read more

    Posted on 13 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Pipsticks Subscription

    Pipsticks Subscription

    Yes it's another subscription box. I do love them don't I . This time it's all about stickers and it's called Pipsticks. They are US based but happily ship... Read more

    Posted on 10 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Munchpack Subscription

    Munchpack Subscription

    A few years ago, when this blog first started, there were a few subscription boxes around but not so many to choose from. Today there are literally hundreds of... Read more

    Posted on 09 February 2017 FAMILY
  • National Bagel Day

    National Bagel

    Today is national bagel day, those donut bread type things that have apparently been around and enjoyed since the 1600s! To celebrate the day, New York bakery... Read more

    Posted on 09 February 2017 FAMILY
  • My Young Scientists “Discover with Dr Cool”

    Young Scientists “Discover with Cool”

    All three of my children seem to have some sort of interest in science and experiments. My older two have a fair few science kits and Izebella seems fascinated... Read more

    Posted on 07 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Unusual but Delicious – Choc on Choc

    Unusual Delicious Choc

    Once again, it's the time of year where many people start thinking chocolate and chocolate gifts. After all it is nearly Valentine's Day and then Mother's Day... Read more

    Posted on 06 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Traditional Roast Dinner with Cypriot New Potatoes

    Traditional Roast Dinner with Cypriot Potatoes

    I am taking part in the Foodies 100 challenge which involves cooking with Cypriot new potatoes from Tesco. These are quite a versatile potato that can be... Read more

    Posted on 05 February 2017 FAMILY
  • Healthy Meals from Mindful Chef

    Healthy Meals from Mindful Chef

    In keeping with a fairly healthy start to 2017, I received a large box full of ingredients from Mindful Chef. Mindful chef is a food/recipe subscription servic... Read more

    Posted on 02 February 2017 FAMILY