Back in the Easter holidays we were invited by Hewlett Packard to attend their #HPFreeYourPics event in London to learn more about the technology behind their inkjet printers. Their resident Ink Expert, Thom Brown, would be there to teach us more about the technology inside their inkjet printers. It was promised to be a fun and interactive […]
Sometimes an email lands in my Inbox and offers me that chance to experience something that sounds so good I can’t reply to the email to accept the offer fast enough, and that’s what happened a couple of months ago when I was offered press tickets to an event called The Lost Carnival in Bury over […]
During the Easter holidays the whole geek family were invited to a very special event held by Hewlett Packard at the V&A Museum of Childhood in London. We were to undertake a number of different Easter themed crafts and see how the HP product range, particularly the ENVY 4500 printer that I’ve reviewed previously) fitted […]
It’s the perfect weather to be thinking about the Next Autumn/Winter 2012 collection. Or at least so it seemed when the invitation to a blogger event to view the collection came through a few weeks ago. This was before the summer started, when we were all still grappling with the idea of switching our heating […]
I think I may have admitted before that I’m not a fashion blogger. I have never kept up with fashion, as I am sure anyone who meets me or scrutinises my wardrobe would easily spot! But as a mother of two I do a lot of clothes shopping, and one clothes supplier which seems to […]
We were invited a few weeks ago to a charity event at the Build-a-Bear workshop at the Trafford Centre in Manchester. We could help make some bears for the charity Tommy’s to pass to babies in neo-natal care, and have the chance to meet the Chief Executive bear, the founder of Build-a-bear workshop, Maxine Clark. […]
On Saturday the entire geek family attended an event hosted by Shell at the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry. I’ll be writing a full blog post about this in the next week or so, as I’ve got lots to say about it, but I recorded my first thoughts about it today to share with […]
If you follow me on Twitter you’ll have noticed me mention this thing called #BlogCamp a bit over the last few weeks. And it’s possible that you’re wondering what it is. Well, BlogCamp Manchester took place last Friday, and I attended, so read on to find out more about the event.