|FUN|15+ fabulous 'forest school' type activities



As I've mentioned many times before, we're spending more time outdoors as a family, we are always looking for fun outdoors things to do, looking for something just that little bit different, I turned to the blogging community, who didn't let me down with these wonderful posts!  I know we'll be trying most if not all of these over the coming months, there really is something for everyone here, and if that's not enough, there's a post at the bottom from Kiddy Charts with even more ideas. 

|REVIEW|the diamonds, the dagger and the classy dame Murder Mystery dinner party game



So, has anyone ever arranged a murder mystery night before?  It's something we've been wanting to do for ages but it's just never happened.

We're currently trying to organise one with our friends and we've been sent the Inspector McClue Murder mystery dinner party game 'The Diamonds, The Dagger and One Classy Dame' to review. 

|FAMILY|Oxford Castle Unlocked



A couple of weeks ago, we were very lucky to be invited to visit Oxford Castle Unlocked, we were booked onto the tour which lasts 1 hour and for T to attend a ‘Knight school’.

|GIVEAWAY|Mokuru fidget spinner RRP £15.90



Has the fidget spinner craze hit your house yet?  Do you have a fidgeter would benefit from a high quality alternative design fidget spinner?  Well this might be the giveaway for you! 

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I have 3 Mokuru fidget spinners to giveaway to 3 people, these new fidget spinners are big in Japan and are crafted out of beech wood, available in many colours the simple design tests the dexterity of fidgeters.   If you'd rather get your hands on one now, I've added the Amazon link for you above šŸ˜Š



Pocket sized and suitable for children and adults alike these sleek and stylish fidget spinners are now distributed in the UK and Ireland exclusively by Peterkin.

There are fakes out there so take care to make sure it’s a real MOKURU. 

This giveaway is open to over 18 year old UK applicants I'm afraid and is only open for 1 week!  Make sure you get your entry in now šŸ˜‰.  Ensure you complete all mandatory entry methods to avoid being disqualified. 3 winners will be selected on Monday 21 August. 

Good luck, LšŸ’•

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|GIVEAWAY|gel-a-peel kit and sunglasses



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This summer if you are heading out to a festival or summer day out your children are going to love the Gel-a-Peel pearly pastel kit.

I'm working with Gel-a-Peel to bring you this great, creative giveaway, we are also including a pair of sunglasses for you to decorate, see the designs below to give you an idea of what you could create.







The set includes 3 tubes of gel and design templates to make necklaces and bracelets.

You can find full Gel-a-peel details and 'How To's' on the following social media accounts:
Facebook
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Make sure you complete all mandatory entry methods for your entry to be valid.  Leave the answer to the question in comments below, good luck L šŸ’•

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|FOOD|25+ family breakfast ideas



Do you ever find yourself having the same breakfasts over and over again because you can't think what else to have?  We do so I turned to my blogging friends to ask them what their favourite healthy family breakfasts are.  There are some brilliant suggestions here, I hope it gives you some inspiration for the school holidays or for nice family weekends :)

|FOOD|avocado on toast


Avocado on toast
by Leandra Bramham
Prep Time: 5-10 mins
 
 
Ingredients (Serves 1)
  • 2 slices multigrain bread
  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 7 cherry tomatoes
  • 1 dsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp crushed chilli's
  • Juice from 1/2 lime