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Chic Geek Diary: Schleich Bayala Glittering Moon Unicorns & Pegasus... Breyer Horses, Farm Yard, Shades Of Purple, Pegasus, Mythical Creatures, Unicorns, Barns, Cute Kids, Little Girls

Schleich Bayala Glittering Moon Unicorns & Pegasus Mare - Review

AD - We were sent these products for the purpose of this review. I've been a fan of Schleich ever since I was a little girl, though I don't think I ever had any of my own. I remember spotting them in museums, in libraries, or in shops on days out, and I'd be in awe of them - making a mental note of all the figurines that I wanted to collect. Over the past 20 years, the range has expanded tenfold, and they now offer a wide range of mythical creatures and dinosaurs, alongside farmyard animals…

Chic Geek Diary: A Delivery From Orchard Toys - Just In Time For Ch... Little Bus, Orchard Toys, Heads And Tails, First Game, Christmas Gifts For Kids, Farm Yard, Educational Games, Matching Games, Rainbow Unicorn

A Delivery From Orchard Toys - Just In Time For Christmas - Review

AD - We were sent these products for the purpose of this review, however, all opinions are my own. The post also contains Amazon affiliate links, where I can receive a small commission at no cost to you. I've been a fan of Orchard Toys for years now, going back to when I was a child, playing the ever so popular Shopping List game. Fast forward 20 or so years and I now play that game, and more with my own children. In fact, I reviewed a couple of games back when Noah was a tot. The only…

Chic Geek Diary: Children's Party Bags With PoundToy - Review & Giv... 6th Birthday Parties, Birthday Presents, Boy Birthday, Childrens Party Bags, Paper Party Bags, Paw Patrol Coloring, Color Puzzle, Stocking Fillers, Small Gifts

Children's Party Bags With PoundToy - Review & Giveaway

AD - I was gifted a £50 voucher to use on the website for the purpose of this review. PoundToy is an online shop that supplies an impressive range of toys, games, puzzles, crafts, and more, all at brilliant prices - many being £1 and under. I've worked with PoundToy previously, however, even before that they were my go-to for pocket money treats, birthday party gifts, stocking fillers, and so on. I recently got back in touch with PoundToy to ask if they'd like to collaborate again, this time…

Chic Geek Diary: Children's Party Bags With PoundToy - Review & Giv... 6th Birthday Parties, Birthday Presents, Boy Birthday, Childrens Party Bags, Paper Party Bags, Paw Patrol Coloring, Color Puzzle, Stocking Fillers, Small Gifts

Children's Party Bags With PoundToy - Review & Giveaway

AD - I was gifted a £50 voucher to use on the website for the purpose of this review. PoundToy is an online shop that supplies an impressive range of toys, games, puzzles, crafts, and more, all at brilliant prices - many being £1 and under. I've worked with PoundToy previously, however, even before that they were my go-to for pocket money treats, birthday party gifts, stocking fillers, and so on. I recently got back in touch with PoundToy to ask if they'd like to collaborate again, this time…

Chic Geek Diary: SCOOB! Action Figures & Mystery Machine - Review Getting Played, When You See It, Action Figures, Purpose, Mystery, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog, Chic, Children

SCOOB! Action Figures & Mystery Machine - Review

AD - We were sent these products for the purpose of this review. Did you know that it's been over 50 years since the first episode of Scooby-Doo? The show and characters are still ever so popular which is evident in the newest film; SCOOB! The film is due to hit the UK cinemas sometime this year - we'll certainly be going to see it when we can. To mark the occasion the kids were sent two products from the new SCOOB! toy range - brought to you by Character Options. The SCOOB! action figure…

Another month in lockdown but we are quickly getting used to this new normal. Noah doesn't mind being home from school but it's been . Making Memories, Arrows, Movies To Watch, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog, Things To Come, Chic, Geek Things, Shabby Chic

Living Arrows - April 2020

Another month in lockdown but we are quickly getting used to this new normal. Noah doesn't mind being home from school but it's been a bit of a struggle with Ava as she doesn't really know whats going on - she's only three after all. You may or may not notice that I've been taking a bit of a backseat when it comes to the blog and social media while this is all going on. That said, I'm only an email, tweet, or DM away if anyone ever wants to talk. April was spent a lot like March - indoors…

This year, I'm making an effort to take part in more linkies, especially ones that are solely about the kids - my favourite subjects . My Favourite Subject, My Favorite Things, Make An Effort, Arrows, Make Me Smile, February, Winter Hats, That Look, Geek Stuff

Living Arrows - February 2020

This year, I'm making an effort to take part in more linkies, especially ones that are solely about the kids - my favourite subjects to photograph and document. I started the year with my first Living Arrows post for 2020 and hopefully, it is going to be something I will stick to as they are lovely to look back at. I had an array of different photographs to use for March but these shots really stood out to me - they really make me smile. We are lucky to live in a part of Lancashire which is…

Chic Geek Diary: Baby Annabell Milly Feels Better Doll, Medical Sca... Feel Better, Feel Good, Lunch Box, Feels, Geek Stuff, Told You So, About Me Blog, Medical, Wellness

Baby Annabell Milly Feels Better Doll, Medical Scanner & Clothing Assortment - Review & Giveaway

AD - We were sent this product for the purpose of this review, however, all opinions are my own. Babies and role-playing are two of Ava's favourite things - she spends most of her time role-playing. Sometimes she's a dentist, doctor, or vet, and other times she's a teacher, singer, or wrestler (that's my girl) usually with a doll or two under her arm! With this in mind, I knew the Baby Annabell Medical Scanner would be a great toy for her and I was delighted to review it for her. Please note…

It's been a minute since I last took the time to post something like this, in fact, it was last summer that I last linked up with Living. Watch This Space, Arrows, January, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog, Kids Rugs, Chic, Geek Things, Shabby Chic

Living Arrows - January 2020

It's been a minute since I last took the time to post something like this, in fact, it was last summer that I last linked up with Living Arrows - weirdly enough Ava is wearing the exact same hoodie in both posts! She hardly ever wears it too! I'll be honest, I'm a bit disappointed in myself as somewhere in the midst of 2019 I lost direction with my blog. I was mainly focusing on brand work and forgetting what the essence of this space is; my family. I'm going to make it my mission this year…

Chic Geek Diary: Christmas Gift Ideas For Grown Ups Anti Redness, Gin Lovers, Moisturize Hair, Travel Kits, Stocking Fillers, Hello Gorgeous, Shower Gel, Louis Vuitton Monogram, Louis Vuitton

Christmas Gift Ideas For Grown Ups

AD - This post contains PR samples and affiliate links. With Christmas just a matter of weeks I thought it was about time that I posted my last, but certainly not least, gift guide of the year - this one aimed at the grown-ups! Catch up on my previous gift guides here; for kids, stocking fillers for kids, and festive food and drink. 1. Gifts from Baylis & Harding - prices from £2.00 I don't know about you but I love receiving bath sets and candles at Christmas - they always make smile. I…

Chic Geek Diary: Christmas Gift Ideas For Children Christmas Gift Guide, Christmas Gifts, Baby Shark Dance, Personalised Gift Shop, Orchard Toys, Pet Hotel, Christmas Stocking Fillers, Painted Sticks, Art Station

Christmas Gift Ideas For Children

AD - This post contains PR samples and affiliate links. Last week, I posted the first in my annual Christmas gift guides; Christmas Stocking Fillers and Festive Treats for Children and Christmas Gift Ideas For Foodies & Festive Tipples. They are both proving to be very popular, so following on from them is my Christmas Gift Ideas for Children. There's so much variety here that I can guarantee there's something or every child. 1. Orchard Toys Pop To The Shops & Magic Spelling - from £7.99…

Chic Geek Diary: Christmas Gift Ideas For Foodies & Festive Tipples. Gifts For Gin Lovers, Gin Gifts, Chocolate Truffles, Chocolate Lovers, Mionetto Prosecco, Cider Gifts, Christmas Time, Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gift Ideas For Foodies & Festive Tipples

AD - This post contains PR samples and affiliate links. It really is starting to look like Christmas - there are just four weeks to go until the big day! Are you prepared? If not and you have gifts yet to purchase then this gift guide may be of some use to you. It features dozens of food and drink (hic) suggestions that are ideal for many members of your family, or friends. 1. Chase Pink Grapefruit & Pomelo Gin - £35.95 Gin is my tipple of choice, and I know it's currently one of the most…

A Visit To Santa’s Fantastical Post Office - The Mall Blackburn Kids Writing, The Elf, Post Office, Small Groups, Things That Bounce, Christ, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog, Santa

A Visit To Santa’s Fantastical Post Office - The Mall Blackburn

AD - We were gifted tickets and paid for our time, however, all opinions are my own. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - everywhere you go! It really is, and we couldn't be any more excited if we tried! We have so many festive activities and days out planned for over the next few weeks, and our recent visit to Santa's Fantastical Post Office at The Mall in Blackburn has really set us up on the right foot. It's truly a magical experience and has added even more excitement towards…

Chic Geek Diary: My Sunday Photo - 47/52 25 September, July 25, Sunday Photos, Geek, Chic, Blog, Shabby Chic, Classy, Blogging

My Sunday Photo - 47/52

Chic Geek Diary: My Sunday Photo - 47/52

Chic Geek Diary: The Fortnite Battle Royale Collection - Review & G... Battle Royal, Crates, Giveaway, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog, Chic, Character, Collection, Geek Things

The Fortnite Battle Royale Collection - Review & Giveaway

AD - I was sent these products for the purpose of this review & this post contains Amazon affiliate links. The Fortnite Battle Royal Collection has landed and is bringing the popular game to life through various character figures and playsets - just in time for Christmas! Noah has played Fortnite a couple of times, with his older cousins, basically just cutting down trees - however, he's adamant that he's a huge fan and like most children, he knows all those silly Fortnite dances too! As you…

Chic Geek Diary: Discovery Digital Walkie Talkies - Review & Giveaw... Discovery Toys, Daisy Chain, Walkie Talkie, Sleepover, When Someone, My Childhood, Competition Giveaway, Geek Stuff, About Me Blog

Discovery Digital Walkie Talkies - Review & Giveaway

AD - I was sent this product for the purpose of this review. I have many fond memories of my childhood - most of them revolve around being outdoors with my friends, making daisy chains, building dens with fallen branches, and communicating with my friends via our "talkies!" As you can imagine I was delighted when the chance came to review the Discovery Digital Walkie Talkies - I knew the kids would love chatting to one another through them and hoped they'd enjoy having walkie talkies just as…