Archive For The “Tried and Tested” Category

Skulduggery Pleasant – The Dying Of The Light – Review and Giveaway

By | November 18, 2014

It is always a pleasure to receive a book to review in the Bluecrisps household and we also have a copy of the book to give away too, please enter via the Rafflecopter at the end of the post. T was especially received to see this book arrive because he’s just started getting into the […]

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Personalising your phone with @MrNutcase – review and discount code

By | November 12, 2014

Phones….they do so much more than just make calls, don’t they. Carried around on my phone is my blog, masses and masses of music and lists, lots of lists. I’d be lost without it. But with each new variation seems to come the manufacturer’s desire to make phones slimmer and lighter and that only means […]

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The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories

By | October 16, 2014

Can you imagine the joy of seeing a story that you’ve created and told countless times to your children being put into print, with the loveliest illustrations? The hardback book above is as a result of a Mumsnet, Gransnet and Walkers Books collaboration to find ten winning entries for inclusion in a book about animal […]

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Whites, Brights and Happy Skin #ProductReview

By | September 16, 2014

Regular readers of my blogs will be aware that 3/4 of us in the Bluecrisps household have sensitive skin, extremely so. We are restricted to one brand of soap, one brand of washing up liquid (now there’s an excuse if ever there was one for a dishwasher, it’s on my wishlist) and one brand of […]

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An Outdoor Family Game Day #TriedandTested

By | September 9, 2014

I am one of the first to hoist my hand in the air and admit that T and D love their gadgets, they do offer so much to my autistic children BUT I am also a firm believer in stepping away from those tablets and getting some fresh air. It’s also a chance to have […]

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A Bangle with a meaning #ProductReview

By | August 18, 2014

I’m always very careful to review products on this website that I feel are a good “fit”, this means that I will miss out on opportunities but I also feel that I retain my sense of why I started this blog. Sometimes, I’m offered the chance to review something so pretty and that can have […]

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