Evette Garside





  • Helping Families Stay Together with McDonalds

    Helping Families Stay Together with McDonalds

    Everyone knows of McDonalds. The fast food restaurants that kids love and can be found in pretty much every town. However what many people know little about is... Read more

    Posted on 20 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Our Britmums #FrubesMovesChallenge

    Britmums #FrubesMovesChallenge

    We were chosen by Britmums to take part in the #FrubesMovesChallenge. The challenge is a dance off between the michevious pigs and Angry birds from the must... Read more

    Posted on 19 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Kids Magazines from DC Thomson

    Kids Magazines from Thomson

    DC Thomson have been producing magazines and newspapers for over a hundred years. Some of their best known kids magazines include The Beano and The Dandy. They... Read more

    Posted on 18 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Build a Bear Workshop

    Build Bear Workshop

    My children have often walked past a Build a Bear store and been quite fascinated by the huge bear stuffing machines on show. Build a Bears are lovely but when... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Sand Art


    Sand Art comes to us from Kids bee happy. The sets cost about £7.00 each and contain all we need to create beautiful sand art pictures. There are many... Read more

    Posted on 12 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Norovirus


    My poor baby girl has the dreaded Norovirus. She was sick at nursery on Monday and unwell ever since. Norovirus is also known as the "Winter sickness bug" but... Read more

    Posted on 12 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Baby Annabelle Bedroom

    Baby Annabelle Bedroom

    Ask most little girls what they want for Christmas and you can guarantee the majority want a Baby Annabelle doll off Santa. Izebella loves her baby Annabell... Read more

    Posted on 11 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Flora Lunchbox Challenge

    Flora Lunchbox Challenge

    Recent research from Flora indicates that many children's lunch boxes across the U.K are failing to meet health standards. I often read stories about children... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Halloween Treats with Cake Angels

    Halloween Treats with Cake Angels

    I had the pleasure of meeting the cake angels team at the last Blog On conference and they sent us over some Halloween cake making goodies. This is my first... Read more

    Posted on 10 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Num Noms Wacky Bakers Challenge

    Noms Wacky Bakers Challenge

    We have been challenged by Num noms to create our own recipes and also sent more delightful num noms sets. We could pretty much make what we liked with the... Read more

    Posted on 06 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Keeping Warm This Winter with Hatley Kids Clothing

    Keeping Warm This Winter with Hatley Kids Clothing

    Hatley started over 20 years ago in the Canadian village its named after - North Hatley. It began as a gift shop which also sold artwork and aprons and then... Read more

    Posted on 03 October 2016 FAMILY
  • Luxury Slippers

    Luxury Slippers

    Have you ever bought a pair of inexpensive slippers only to find they don't last long? Or they don't quite fit or feel flimsy? I have purchased a fair few... Read more

    Posted on 29 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Back to School with Hedrin

    Back School with Hedrin

    My children have now been back at school for about three weeks and unfortunately for my girls, the dreaded lice quickly returned. Head lice seem to be a... Read more

    Posted on 28 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Robinson Crusoe Movie and Competition

    Robinson Crusoe Movie Competition

    STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the adventurous ROBINSON CRUSOE is available to purchase on 3D + 2D Blu-ray as of yesterday (26 September) , as well as... Read more

    Posted on 27 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Degustabox September Reveal

    Degustabox September Reveal

    Wow these months are just flying by now aren't they? And Christmas will soon be here again. For now I bring you another monthly Degustabox reveal. The drinks... Read more

    Posted on 23 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Easiyo Yoghurt Maker

    Easiyo Yoghurt Maker

    I was very recently asked to be a brand ambassador for EasiYo. As we all love yoghurt in our house I thought this would be the perfect opportunity and a good... Read more

    Posted on 22 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Yummy Snacks Roundup

    Yummy Snacks Roundup

    As I have been trying out a fair few tasty treats in the past week or so, I have decided to include them all in one combined post. So here we go, and warning! I... Read more

    Posted on 19 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Star Monsters Series 2

    Star Monsters Series

    "Star monsters fall from the sky in shooting stars, they land on Earth and take a form depending on where they land and what they see. Star monsters come in man... Read more

    Posted on 16 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Ecospheres


    So we have been sent over an Ecosphere. Prior to recieving it, we had n idea what it really was but my children and my visitors are fascinated by it. I've... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2016 FAMILY
  • Aquabeads Meets Sylvanian Families

    Aquabeads Meets Sylvanian Families

    As you may already know we were recently chosen to review both Aquabeads and Sylvanian families, neither of which need much explanation as they are both very... Read more

    Posted on 13 September 2016 FAMILY