Reviews

Ever fancied eating an insect! – The Celtic Manor Resort is launching a pop-up restaurant with a difference

The Celtic Manor Resort is launching a pop-up restaurant with a difference when Grub Kitchen takes over its Newbridge on Usk restaurant from tonight (21st June) – 23rd June. Celebrating the Royal Entomological Society’s National Insect Week, this limited edition dining experience features edible insects on the menu and is presented in partnership with Bug …

The Soleil levant – one of the Claude Monet paintings that gave life to the Impressionism

It is a matter of great interest of art experts over the past decades, but an astrophysicist is convinced he has succeeded in establishing the exact date when Impressionism was born. The Impression painting, Soleil Levant, by Claude Monet, one of the most famous Claude Monet paintings, was the one that started the artistic trend …

Mother Hen Eggs – Meet the 16 year old entrepreneur providing South Wales with eggs!

At 16 years old I had just started college. I didn’t have a plan, I was more interested in going out with my friends. As an adult, on reflection, I really feel I wasted a lot of time during my younger years. While most 16 year olds live the carefree life, Chandler Durbessich-Reed runs an …

A Child Inside by Sharon Shaw – Book review – Blog Tour

I have just finished reading A Child Inside by Sharon Shaw. A Child Inside: understanding, healing and freedom following childhood abuse and trauma, is written by Sharon Shaw, a respected psychotherapist; specialising in cases of childhood sexual, emotional and mental abuse. The book is written from a lived experience. Her early life is shared with readers in this …

WIN, WIN, WIN – Smashers, must have TOY collectables of 2018 ENTER NOW!!

Smashers is a major new collectables sports related toy aimed at 4-12 year olds which will be in shops from January 2018. Smashers, is a plastic ball that you have to physically ‘smash’ to get to the sports-themed character inside. The “shattered” ball then doubles up as a bit of a puzzle as kids can …

John Lewis Cardiff – Benugo Christmas Menu

Feeling peckish whilst Christmas shopping? Weather you are starting your Christmas shopping or you are nipping into Town for some last minute bits and bobs, why not stop at Benugo, a restaurant located inside John Lewis. The Welsh Mummy Blogs family sampled the new Christmas menu at Benugo last week, we think its perfect for warming …

Truly Magical Christmas Experience – Hamleys Cardiff

Hamleys Grotto has become a firm family favourite for the Welsh Mummy Blogs household for a few years. With each year seeming to get better and better. Yesterday evening we all headed to the Cardiff Hamley store located in the St David’s Dewi Sant Cardiff  The boys were really excited to be seeing the big man himself …