Where To Buy Nintendo Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) In UK

Wondering where to buy the Mini Super Nintendo Classics Console (SNES Mini) in the UK? It was released on the 29th September 2017 but is already selling out everywhere! If you want one then you need to order it NOW! We give you the lowdown on where to get yours from: Available to Buy Asda…

Kids Must Wear Safety Helmets In Nativity Play

These days, nativity plays can seem seriously far removed from the events that they're supposed to re-enact. But it's not just cultural changes that are playing havoc with the integrity of the traditional nativity play – Health & Safety also has a lot to answer for. Kids involved in a nativity play in Wales have…

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Are You Sending Cards This Christmas?

Are You Sending Cards This Christmas?

This year, I’m determined to get my cards actually posted in time the for the last posting dates before Christmas. Which, incidentally, are Thursday 21st December for first class post and Wednesday 20th December for second class post. Better get your skates on if you are sending cards this Christmas. But in recent years I’ve…

Is This The Best Christmas Jumper Ever?

STOP PRESS: I've just found my ultimate Christmas jumper, and there's still time to order it for Christmas 2017! I've got to admit, I've never been a massive fan of Christmas jumpers. It might be something to do with the fact that I have three kids – kitting them out for Christmas Jumper day (15th…

Check Out Aldi's Rose Gold Wireless Headphones

This might be music to your ears if your child has a pair of pricy headphones on their Christmas wish list this year – Aldi* has launched a tech range just in time for Chrimbo, and it could save you some serious pennies. (The rose gold headphones have sold out online but are available to…

Christmas Shopping Panic Buyers. You're Not Alone

If you ask me, there are few things in life quite as stressful as ending up in panic-buying mode when it comes to Christmas shopping. Which is why, this year, I'm more organised than ever. I don't like to go on about it but, yes, I have pretty much finished my Christmas shopping. *Smug glow*…

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Aldi To Donate Unsold Christmas Food

Aldi To Donate Unsold Christmas Food

I love Christmas, but it's impossible not to think about about the excess and waste that seems to go hand-in-hand with the way we celebrate these days. Which is why my heart was cheered to read that Aldi has opted to donate all unsold fresh food when stores close for the festive period on Christmas…

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Behold, The Dad Shirt...

Behold, The Dad Shirt...

What to buy at Christmas for the new dad who has everything? How about a baby-wearing t-shirt? We stumbled across these over at the Huffington Post, which reports: 'But today in “things we can’t stop swooning over” is this surprisingly relaxed and breathable t-shirt that allows dads to carry their newborns around in a delightfully…

Beware Early Christmas Order Deadlines, Warns ParcelHero

A word to the wise – don't get caught out by leaving your Christmas shopping until the last minute this year. Why? Because the parcel delivery specialist ParcelHero is warning that the trend for later and later Christmas final order dates will be reversed this year, potentially catching out lots of unsuspecting Christmas shoppers who…

How Seriously Do Your Take Your Child's Christmas Wish List?

Good grief. If my kids change their Christmas wish lists one more time, I honestly won't be held accountable for my actions. I was so determined to be extra organised this year, as well. It's my dream to have all my Christmas shopping nailed by the first weekend in December (er, that would be NOW!)…

Grandparents' Guide to Christmas Shopping

What do we buy the grandchildren for Christmas? It’s a question which always leaves the grandparents in our family scratching their heads at Christmas, and we're not alone. Every Christmas, nans and grandads up and down the country agonise over what to buy their grandkids to ensure December 25th doesn’t end in disappointment. Now experts…

Are Your Kids' Names On The Naughty Or Nice List?

Got a little beautifully-behaved Freya or a Ryan with impeccable manners? Or how about a Noah with a naughty streak, or a Faye who tends to need regular time-outs? No wonder – because those names are most likely to be at the top of Santa’s ‘nice and naughty list’ this Christmas, according to research by…

Online Supermarket Christmas Delivery Slots 2017

There's nothing better than sorting your Christmas grocery shopping online, weeks in advance, smug in the knowledge that you won't have to brave the craziness that is the average supermarket checkout queue during Christmas week. Here's the skinny on when can you order online supermarket deliveries for Christmas week, along with the last delivery dates.…

Would You Let Your Child Play A 12, 16 or 18 Rated Video Game?

Help me, pennywise parents. I'm shopping Black Friday bargains like mad tonight, ticking items off my kids' Christmas lists as if the world was about to end. But here's the thing. One of my lads has a video game on his wish list that's an 18 rating. And he's only 11 years old. I know,…

Morrisons Slashes Fuel For Black Friday

Woah there, Nelly. Just as we start to think we've got all the bases covered when it comes to telling you about the best deals to be had throughout Black Friday 2017, along comes a retailer that thinks up something *completely* different just to keep us on our toes. Well played, Morrisons*. The supermarket is…

Black Friday 2017 Online Shopping Survival Guide

Silly season is here already – this year, Black Friday has started even earlier than usual and we’re already all shopped out. Not to mention that our team are fuelling themselves with fizzy drinks and chocolate and strict rotations of 20 minute naps in order to keep bringing you the very best Black Friday 2017…

Could Your Baby's Name Affect Their Pay?

When choosing your child's name, what factors did you take into consideration? How that name would sound if you had to yell it across the play park? Whether it rhymed with any potentially embarrassing nicknames that mean classmates might one day dream up? Or did you give some thought to the impact your chosen name…

How To Bag A Travel Deal On Black Friday

Everyone knows that Black Friday is *the* time to bag a bargain, no matter what's on your shopping list. But have you ever thought about booking a holiday on Black Friday? Or taking advantage of the various crazy price deals on offer during Black Friday to plan a cut-price escape to the sun? Whether you…

Is It Too Soon To Put Up My Christmas Tree?!

When should you put up your Christmas tree? That’s a topic of contentious debate in my house right now. I’ve decided that tomorrow is the day – we have an elaborate day out planned, which revolves around choosing a tree from our local Christmas tree farm. But some of my household think it's still too…

How To Bag A Black Friday Fashion Bargain

I don’t know what your Black Friday 2017 plans look like, but the list of things I’m hoping to buy for a bargain price this Black Friday seems to be growing by the day. Christmas presents are definitely top of my list, of course. I’m hoping to get most (if not all) of my Christmas…