Trespass Chorley Waterproof Jacket Review

As O has got older I find myself spending more and more time outside.  My little boy just loves being in the open air, regardless of the weather.  When I was contacted by Trespass with the opportunity to review an item from their website I was excited and a little bit nervous at the same time. Being a mum to an active three year old means that you need clothes that are practical, but as my blog name suggests I really don’t want to turn into a middle-aged frump and sometimes I have moments when I look in the mirror…

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A New Italian Sunday – Bella Italia Review

As a family there is nothing we like more than eating out together and we are huge fans of Italian food.  I’ve written before how we have a bit of a tradition of Italian Sundays and when we were given the opportunity to review the newly refurbished Bella Italia in Didsbury it seemed only fitting that we should go on a Sunday.  My parents are huge Bella Italia fans but I have never been and was excited to see what it was they liked so much about the place. We arrived 10 minutes late for our 4:30pm booking, but were…

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The Little Boy Who Lost His Name Book Review

Like most other parents it is part of our nightly routine to have a bedtime story.  O’s bookcase is full, but he often tends to prefer to have the same story read over and over.  I can now recite Rabbit’s Nap without the words and he knows most of Norman The Silly Slug just by looking at the pictures. New books make me happy and when we were contacted by the lovely people at Lost My Name about reviewing one of their books I was excited.  I had seen these online and they looked wonderful.  If you haven’t seen these…

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