Merry Minion Christmas gifting ideas from the Minions

Dec 06 2016

My Christmas gift to myself this year is an electric guitar to play my favourite rock ballads. Call me crazy, but when I saw this Rock N Roll Stuart Minion I wanted to have it straight away. My 10 year old son Diego seems to love him too. I thought he might be too old for this singing and dancing figure but it’s so hilarious that you fall in love with him. It’s in the same size of what I think a Minion would measure. My guitar teacher even played back the crazy tune that Stuart plays on his fluffy guitar. We were almost in tears and tummy ache for the laughs when he did that.

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Bratz Remix doll grooves my dolls’ collection

May 24 2016
Remix Bratz doll collection

You may recall my big interview last year following the Bratz return on the toy scene. When I thought that Bratz dolls had reached their innovative peak, they are are back with fresh new looks and super cool accessories for 2016. Bratz Remix is just what I missed in my growing dolls’ collection. I love my new Yasmin doll who comes in a lovely box with a pair of headphones, a brush and a very cool outfit which reminds me of the Seventies (my favourite years).

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Mums are the Champions at Product of the Year Awards 2016

Jan 28 2016
Product of the Year Awards 2016 monica and mirka

There’s no doubt about the power of mums as big spenders as well as decision makers when it comes to household and family products. That’s why mums are at the core of the selection process for the products nominated for the prestigious Product of the Year Awards. And that’s why for the last five years I have been part of the judging team involved in selecting the products that are put forward to the public for voting. The Product of the Year Awards 2016 took place this January and was even better than previous years. The venue was the majestic Hilton Park Lane Hotel and the entertainment was led by comedian Rory Bremner – particularly famous for his Tony Blair impersonation – and by X-Factor girl band 4th Impact.

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