Tuesday, 10 December 2013

My Wonderful Madhouse Winter Extravaganza!

OK here it is my first annual My Wonderful Madhouse Winter Extravaganza! i first of would like to say a big thank you to the companies kindly donating prizes for my amazing readers,winners will be announced on xmas day, a little extra surprise on the big day. winners as always will have 7 working day's to claim their prizes after which a new winner will be drawn. in order to stand a chance of winning you must read and fill out the rafflecopter form properly failure to do so will result in your entry being dismissed. you can gain extra entry's by sharing/and/or tweeting daily-you will see how to do this on the form. All prizes will be sent directly from the companies at some point in january. Also i have a yes to a few more prizes so please don't be surprised if you spot any extra prizes being added! 

And now here is the prizes and a little bit about them:

Pushchair Trader

Pushchair Trader is all about news,reviews,competitions and stuff related to pushchairs,prams,buggies and strollers.

Pushchair Trader has offered  3 readers  the chance to  receive a PT VIP membership. RRP: Total value of £36.00


Konfidence is the -multi-award-winning designer and manufacturer of premium protective swimwear for babies,infants and children. The British company provides a range of tried and trusted baby swimming and buoyancy products that have all been designed to help keep little ones safe,comfortable and warm in the water,and to give them (and you)the confidence to learn how to swim.

1 winner will receive a baby swimming bundle including the award winning babywarma ,aquanappy, neonappy and a changing mat-all baby swimming essentials!.
Winner can choose from a range of colours and sizes.
RRP: £50

A bit more information on the products:

babywarma, made from a flexible 2mm-thick soft neoprane, the babywarma enables babies ages 0-24 months to stay warmer in the swimming pool for much longer than would be possible without it,and provides parents with a higher grip surface when holding their child in the water. It is 100% UV protective,and features clever design techniques that ensure a snug, 'huggable' fit,for maximum saftey,comfort and performance-it also opens flat to allow quick nappy changes.

Aquanappy, Designed in partnership with swim schools  the one size fits all Aquanappy for babies aged from 3-30 months,features a unique triple-layered polyester design with elasticated leg openings. It has a durable polyester outer, a recycled plastic middle barrier layer and a soft protective inner that sits next to the baby's skin-all in one product-so there is no need to wear another nappy over or under. it also offers great value for money,as well as being eco-friendly.

Neonappy, The Konfidence Neo nappy features an elasticated waist and leg hems made of soft stretchy lycra,and is worn over a normal swim nappy such as the Konfidence Aquanappy,to provide that all-important extra layer of protection.

  • Approved for use in all major swim UK baby swim schools.
Changing mat,Perfect for the swimming pool or when you are on the go,Konfidence's extra-large lightweight changing mt is made from 3mm thick chlorine-resistant neoprene cushioned foam,with an embossed treaded underside,which provides grip so that it wont slip or slide on wet surfaces. The practical 'roll and go' design with integral lycra strap,which fastens around the rolled up mat to keep it secure,means it is easy to carry to and from the pool-or use as a normal changing mat when out and about.


It looks like any other lollipop but Cleverpop is different. Cleverpop tastes amazing and is free from sugars,artificial colours,artificial flavors and artificial sweeteners.It is tooth friendly,contains only 22 calories and 100% RDA of Vitamin C.

Cleverpops have offered 10 readers  the chance to win a pack of 10 cleverpops- in order to claim this prize you must register on the site.

The Gro Company

Most famous for the Grobag-the riginal and nation's favourite sleeping bag. you may have also heard of some of their their other products such as the Gro-Swaddle,Gro-clock,Gro-egg,Gro anywhere blind and stay-on bedding. all to help you and your little ones get a safer or better nights sleep.

The Gro Company have offered one reader   the chance to win a Winter Warmer 3.5 Tog Grobag

Little Grippers

Little Grippers is a British brand producing a range of socks and gloves for children with unique 'stay on technology'.

Little Grippers have offered 3 readers  the chance to win one of their styled gift boxes RRP: £12.00


GreenFrog produces earth friendly household cleaning products made from sustainably sourced Himalayan soapnuts blended with zingy organic essential oils.

GreenFrog have offered 2 readers   the chance to win one of each of their products including: 

  • A All Purpose Cleaner
  • A Natural Handwash
  • A Natural Washing Up Liquid
  • And a bag of  Soapnuts 250g
  • RRP: £13.00

The Land of Sometimes

A beautiful musical audio book for children.Alfie and Elise go on a magical journey to the Land of Sometimes,each character they meet has their own song!

The Land of Sometimes have offered one reader  the chance to win a CD and a Poster. RRP: £15.98


Stickerscape specialize in wall stickers for children's rooms,and with wall sticker ranges including jungle,farm,space,woodland,and lots more besides, there's bound to be something to make your little one's day. And for mum and dad, Stickerscape wall stickers will give you the 'WOW' impact of a mural without the need to ever pick up a paintbrush. All stickers are made from high quality materials, are easy to apply and cleanly removable when the time comes for a change. Designs are specially made to order so you can choose your preferred colour and size as well as even personalizing certain designs to give your room a truly unique look!

Stickerscape have offered one reader  the chance to win a £20.00 gift voucher to spend on any wall sticker products at www.stickerscape.co.uk 

What sticker choice would you choose?
maybe the cat/butterflies set which is just £6.00

Or how about the jungle train ranges from £18-£40.00 depending on size-the one shown in this picture is a large version at £27.00


ID wristband for children. 'infoband™' is our cool and unique ID wristbands for children.
This smart product helps children who wander off or get lost to reunite with their parents.
The product is easy to use. The text becomes water resistant in a second when you write with a regular ball point-pen.
The buckle makes the infoband™ impossible for small children to remove the band- a two-hand grip is needed.
Parents and other adults can open the buckle easily and the infoband™ can be used over and over again.

Infoband has offered 3 readers   the chance to win 2 infobands each

WOW Toys

The WOW family was founded by Nadim-Edna-Laperouse in 1997 and continues to grow year after year. Toys that don't break their promises,durable,cute,well loved toys and what's even better? NO BATTERIES REQUIRED OF COURSE!!

WOW Toys have offered  2 readers the chance  to  win a prize- an Artic Archie and a Jess 'n' Jake's playground


Originally designed with teething babies in mind,but found many parents of children with Autism, Aspergers,and other sensory needs enjoyed them too! so Chewigem have re-branded them and created a dedicated website just for these customers.

Chewigem have offered 2 readers  the chance to win a prize, the prizes are 1x tread bangle and 1x dog tag


Wayfair was born as CSN stores in 2002 from the belief that great prices,fantastic selection and superior service make for an outstanding shopping experiance.They changed their name to Wayfair  to reflect the scandalously huge selection of goods they offer for every style,taste and budget.

Wayfair have offered 4  readers  the chance to win a Kitchencraft Metro Kitchen Magnetic Memo  board  with pen in red

RRP prize total: £112.12


Pyrex is a leading brand of cookware historically known for its heat resistant glass.The range now includes ceramic oven to tableware,metal & silicone bakeware,utensils,pots & pans.


Pyrex has kindly offered 2 readers the chance to win £50 worth of ceramics in the winners choice of red or blue


Ravensburger is the leading provider of puzzles,games and craft products in Europe and one of the leading providers of children's books in germany.


Ravensburger has kindly offered 2 readers the chance to win a Santa Rooftop Scramble Board Game.

A bit more about the prize, This fun filled board game is full of the excitement of christmas! Players take on the role of Santa and have to deliver the right presents to the right houses.The first player to deliver everything on their list wins the game.
With simple to follow rules,this game is suitable for 2-6 players,aged 5 years upwards.

Cheeky Chompers

Creators of the Neckerchew, the world's first chewy dribble bib-soothe your baby's teething gums,keep their little chests dry and keep them looking sharp at the same time!


Cheeky Chompers has kindly offered one reader the chance to win a Neckerchew of the winners choice RRP £9.99

In order to win one of these fantastic prizes please properly read and fill out the Rafflecopter form below.


PT VIP memberships:

  1. Tina M Holmes
  2. Lynne Savage
  3. Stacey Guillatt
Konfidence baby swimming bundle:

  1. Spencer Broadley

  1. Jane Morfett
  2. Tracy Taz Allen
  3. Vicky Cockett
  4. Fiona Haward
  5. Kirsty Woods
  6. Chelle Clark
  7. Amanda Walsh
  8. Lauren Tourle
  9. Gary Ashworth
  10. Judith Mse Eddington

  1. Ruth Davies
Little Grippers Styled Gift Box:

  1. Kelly Webb
  2. Ann Clements
  3. Chris Phillips
GreenFrog range of products:

  1. Charlotte Zazzle
  2. Donna Wishart
The land of sometimes CD and Poster:

  1. Clair Downham
£20.00 StickerScape voucher:

  1. Natalie Crossan
 pack of 2 Infobands:

  1. Jaqui Sclanders
  2. Doreen Mccarthy
  3. Paula Harvey
Wow Toys(1st come first served as far as the choice goes):

  1. Catherine Kat Durkin
  2. Kelly Webb
Chewigem item (1st come first served as far as the choice goes)::

  1. Tracy Grant
  2. Michaela Atkins
Memo Board from Wayfair:

  1. Robyn Logan
  2. Fran Hallgate
  3. Lisa Ann Tebbut
  4. Paula Virgo
Pyrex goodies:

  1. Jo Welsh
  2. Viccy Howe
Ravensburger Game:

  1. Nicola Holland
  2. Anna Marikar

  1. Kerry Original Brown

A winning pictures would be fab though not compulsive for my winners gallery just post directly onto my facebook wall :)


Sunday, 17 November 2013

Silent Sunday

November 17th is World Prematurity Day

Approximately 15 million babies are born prematurely each year accounting for more than one in 10 of all babies born worldwide.
World Prematurity Day aims to raise awareness for prematurity and the concerns of preterm babies and their families worldwide because babies norn preterm represent the largest child patient group.

Now i personally have not experianced a preterm baby mine have all been lazy buggers!!  so here is my friend Viccy and her story.


November 17th is World Prematurity day

Approximately 15 million babies are born prematurely each year accounting for more than one in 10 of all babies born worldwide.
World Prematurity day aims to raise awareness for prematurity and the concerns of preterm babies and their families worldwide because babies born preterm represent the largest child patient group.

Now i personally have not experienced a preterm baby mine have all been lazy buggers!! so here  is my friend Viccy and her story.


New Hair :D

Got my new Hair cut from the lovely ladies over at Blondz Hair

Absolutely love my dark/n blonde/gold highlights ...  Digging the striped look!.
Thank you my lovely's :D

New Hair Cut Yay!

Guy Fawkes Celebrations and Firework Display

Remember the 5th of November!

One of Weymouth's biggest annual celebration events.
Bringing in thousands of local family's.

We had a great evening at the Funfair followed by watching the Bonfire being lit on the beach which was soon followed by glorious colours over Weymouth's moonlit bay as the fireworks started!

I was worried my 2 year old would get scared but he absolutely loved it.


my mini Superhero's

my mini Superhero's