My introduction to Hotter Shoes

Hotter Shoes store sign

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to visit the Hotter Shoes store in Bury for a special blogger event. This was my first hands-on experience with this particular shoe brand because, despite a number of my friends raving about them, they were never a brand I had considered when I was out shopping for […]

Loving the Season with the Brabantia 50 litre laundry bin #review

Brabantia Love the Season infographic shows laundry habits of european countries

I love this time of year. As the weather gets warmer, and we get more sunny days I get more use out of my lovely wall-mounted clothes line. Whilst the tumble dryer is very convenient, and gets a LOT of use, I think line-dried clothes smell so much fresher. And save me money on my electricity bill, […]

App Talk episode 12: FiFA #AudioMo

FiFA 2014 app

listen to ‘App Talk episode 12: FiFA #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: FiFA / FiFA for iPad Developer: FiFA Platform and Price: iOS (seperate versions for iPhone and iPad – requires iOS 6 or later) and Android – Free App overview: As the World Cup kicks off today I thought it was appropriate that today I talk about the official […]

App Talk episode 11: Timehop #AudioMo

Timehop

listen to ‘App Talk episode 11: Timehop #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: Timehop Developer: Timehop Platform and Price: iOS (iPhone only but will run on iPad in compatibility mode) and Android – Free App overview: Timehop prepares a personalised “this day in history” for you every day by scanning your social media accounts for updates from previous years. It connects […]

App Talk episode 10: Mr. Crab #AudioMo

Mr Crab

listen to ‘App Talk episode 10: Mr. Crab #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: Mr Crab Developer: Illusion Labs Platform and Price: iOS (Universal – requires iOS 7 and above, however I believe earlier versions will run on original iPad) – Free (with in-app purchases) App overview: This is a really fun platform-style arcade game. You control a crab who has […]

App Talk episode 9: Sago Mini Monsters #AudioMo

Sago Mini Monsters

listen to ‘App Talk episode 9: Sago Mini Monsters #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: Sago Mini Monsters Developer: Sago Sago Platform and Price: iOS (Universal – requires iOS 5 and above, will run on original iPad) – £1.99 / Kindle Fire – £1.80 App overview: This is a fun app aimed at toddlers and pre-schoolers which allows your child to create […]

App Talk episode 8: keepy: kids, art, photos, love #AudioMo

keepy app logo

listen to ‘App Talk episode 8: keepy: kids, art, photos, love #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: keepy Developer: Keepy Inc Platform and Price: iOS (iPhone app but will run on iPad in compatibility mode – requires iOS v7 and above) / Kindle Fire / Android – Free (with optional monthly subscription) App overview: This app provides a way for parents to save […]

App Talk episode 7: Cars in Sandbox: Construction #AudioMo

app_cars_in_sandbox

listen to ‘App Talk episode 7: Cars in Sandbox: Construction #AudioMo’ on Audioboo App Name: Cars in Sandbox: Construction Developer: Thematica Platform and Price: iOS (Universal – requires iOS v4.3 and above, will run on original iPad) – £1.99 / Kindle Fire – 59p / Android – £1.69 App overview: This app mimics playing with construction toys in a […]