Pamper Parcels to the rescue

My husband is a big fan of motor sport.  From MotoGP to Formula 1 to the mind-numbingly boring British Touring Cars, our Digital Recorder through the telly is chocka-block of recorded motor sport events. This means that when there’s nothing better on telly on a given night, which is...

Breville Blend Active

We are a pretty busy family these days. With my new job, working part-time including one day a week in London, I feel like we are constantly on the go! And of course, we are always looking for ways to streamline our schedule and make life a bit easier....

Mother’s Day solutions at M&S

Mother’s Day is THIS SUNDAY!!! I know, you forgot about it didn’t you? Well, for those of us in the UK, Mother’s Day IS this Sunday 30 March. For much of the rest of the world, they get until May for Mother’s Day but the time crunch is on...

Baking Therapy

Things haven’t been running brilliantly smoothly for a while now. It all began about 6 weeks ago when Ella decided to protect her little brother by turning the wrong way and falling down 3 steps to ultimately break her right arm. That was a Tuesday night. I was all...

My C-section and Recovery- Pt 2

I arrived in the Recovery Ward at about 9:30pm, approximately 40 minutes after the beginning of the C-section to deliver Sam on 24 November, 2011. The drugs had obviously kicked in as I was feeling quite jovial and couldn’t seem to prise the smile from my face. Mark and...

Cafe Bebe and the Philips Airfryer

The Cafe Bebe family had the pleasure of testing and reviewing the Philips Airfryer this weekend. I’m all for cooking gadgets that decrease cooking and clean-up time and the Philips Airfryer certainly ticks the boxes in these categories. We’ve vlogged our experience with the Philips Airfryer so have a...

Holiday Pool Observations

The Cafe Bebe Family has just returned from a 7 day Lowcostholidays adventure to the glorious Spanish island of Tenerife. I’ve never been on an “all-inclusive” holiday before, probably down to the fact that I lived 34 years in the US and the idea of travelling to a European...

American Appreciation- Frosty Mugs

Another lesson in American Appreciation this week…the Frosty Mug! What, might you ask, is a frosty mug? Well, duh, it’s a mug that’s been in the freezer and is frosty. But what’s it for? Well, this is the American Appreciation part of it…I shall set the scene… It’s July....