Miss Macaroon, Birmingham

Road Testing Delicious New Flavours at Miss Macaroon, Birmingham

When I was recently invited to attend a tasting evening at Miss Macaroon, Birmingham, I did a little excited kitchen dance. I discovered Miss Macaroon only a few months ago and fell instantly in love, so was very much looking forward to the opportunity to try some brand new flavours for the Spring range. Miss … Continue reading Road Testing Delicious New Flavours at Miss Macaroon, Birmingham

The Twisted Tale of Hansel and Gretel

The Twisted Tale of Hansel and Gretel, Birmingham Hippodrome

What better way to help cheer up the end to post holiday blues than a Sunday afternoon trip to the theatre, so we were very excited to be invited along to review The Twisted Tale of Hansel and Gretel at The Birmingham Hippodrome. The show is the theatre's first in house production, in collaboration with … Continue reading The Twisted Tale of Hansel and Gretel, Birmingham Hippodrome

Wild Place Project

Our Muddy Easter Adventures: Wild Place Project Review

Whilst on our Easter holidays in North Somerset we set off for a day out at Wild Place Project. The park, which is just minutes away from Junction 17 of M5 near Bristol, promised a day of getting close to a range of animals and the opportunity to explore and play in the woodland landscape. … Continue reading Our Muddy Easter Adventures: Wild Place Project Review

February Half Term Adventures Exploring Liverpool

Half Term Adventures Exploring Liverpool Having visited London a few times previously we wanted to explore a different city for some half term adventures and settled on Liverpool. I had visited during my Uni days but didn't really remember much about the City and certainly wasn't looking at it from a family friendly perspective at … Continue reading February Half Term Adventures Exploring Liverpool

Mattel Play Liverpool

Fun with Thomas, Bob and Sam at Mattel Play, Liverpool

During February half term we went on a family adventure to Liverpool, somewhere we'd not been to before. We were keen to explore new places and see what Liverpool has to offer for families. After arriving by train we headed towards Albert Docks to Mattel Play. It was an easy 15 minute walk from the … Continue reading Fun with Thomas, Bob and Sam at Mattel Play, Liverpool

Miracle on 34th Street: The Muscial at The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Miracle on 34th Street (the 1994 Richard Attenborough version) is one of my all time favourite Christmas movies. So when I had the opportunity to go along to see The Birmingham and Midland Operatic Society's musical version, I jumped at the chance. I was hoping the show would help me to get in the mood … Continue reading Miracle on 34th Street: The Muscial at The New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

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Gruesome Monster Teeth Cookies: October Junior Bakes Subscription Box Review

Gruesome Teeth Cookies Last weekend I went away to Bath for a girls weekend. Whist I was away Mini and Mr Mack decided to do some baking together using the subscription box from Bakes Box (www.mybakes.com). They sent me lots of photos whilst I was away and told me all about  their fun together when … Continue reading Gruesome Monster Teeth Cookies: October Junior Bakes Subscription Box Review

Boston Tea Party – Edgbaston Review

Boston Tea Party (BTP) has been our family go to place for breakfast for the last few years, it's been a bit of a tradition for birthdays and special occasions. We've been to the Birmingham, Harborne, Worcester and Stratford Upon Avon cafes before and have always found a great relaxed atmosphere with delicious food. Therefore we … Continue reading Boston Tea Party – Edgbaston Review