Mixed Chicks Kids Haircare Review

I began using Mixed Chicks when I was about two years into my hair journey. I’d heard good things about the range for a while. It wasn’t until spring 2012 that I was able to purchase it at Afro Hair & Beauty Live, when the founder Wendi Levy and  Kim Etheredge...

Hatchimals CollEGGtibles Review

There was pandemonium in the house when Hatchimals ColleggtiblesTM arrived at The Tiger Tales HQ.  The kids wanted one for ages, but I kept our review pack a secret. This time I was cunning and played them Latin Jazz as they opened the package to confuse them. They...

Mominerals Makeup Review

I don’t wear makeup on a daily basis. I mainly wear makeup for events and special occasions because my daily life is all about the school run, house chores and gym… sexy right? I have mature sensitive skin, so I value a good skincare regime. When I use makeup I prefer...

Time Tokens review

We love gadget… well I say wells more like Hubby loves gadgets. He’s also an ole school gamer and IT guy, which means our kids have been used to laptops and tablets and different types of tech from infants.  Nonetheless we’ve always tried to ensure the kids have a...

Aquis Lisse Luxe Hair Towel Review

I don’t know about other curly girls but my washngoes are not exactly a few minutes. Washing and drying/styling my TWA (teeny weeny afro) takes at least an hour, if I didn’t apply a hair treatment. The thing is I have to dry my hair or else I end up with the sniffles,...


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Smyths Toys Cicciobello Competition

Smyths Toys Cicciobello Competition






Hi! I’m Maria. My family and I live in London but I’m originally from Trinidad, West Indies. My beloved and I got married in 2006. He’s Chinese/Italian. When we decided to increase our family, the first inevitable question was ‘what the child would look like?’... [ + ]


Family day out to Kidtropolis: press release

Family day out to Kidtropolis: press release

Looking for something to keep kids entertained this school half-term? Look no further... Kidtropolis, the UK’s best children’s event is back, bigger and better than ever before. The event will be at  ExCeL London during October from Monday 23rd October –...

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A death in the neighbourhood

A death in the neighbourhood

It’s often said it takes a village to raise a child; that certainly was the case in my life. When I was able to read in write, I became the scribe for my grandmother. Many times her letters to her children overseas, my aunts and uncles, were usually about...

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