Father's Day!

It's Father's Day this SUNDAY!

We have seen so many amazing gift ideas for Dad's this year, so why not treat your dad/husband/partner to something a little different and not the usual socks, mug, chocolates. Here are our top picks from some of our favourite independent brands and small businesses.

Most people are guaranteeing delivery in time for Father's Day if you order by tomorrow night (Wednesday) so get shopping now!

This book is the perfect gift for Dad's and has been really popular with you guys, we have a few left and currently have free delivery on everything! Order by tomorrow evening and we'll get it to you by Wednesday.

Here are our top picks from some amazing designers, makers and independent shops.

1]  Alphabet Bags have a great range of t-shirts and accessories.

[2] 'My Dad is Amazing' the gorgeous book by Hello! Lucky, full of beautiful illustrations in the most amazing colours from Roo's Beach

[3] Who doesn't need a bottle opener keyring? Available from Little Eden

[4] We're big fans of The Biscuiteers, they have buscuits for every occasion and Father's Day is no exception, I think they have covered off every hobby and interest in biscuit form!

[5] One of our all time favourites 'Go the F**k to Sleep' we think every parent can resonate with this hilarious book!

[6] The wonderful Eleanor Bowmer has some really lovely prints for Father's Day.

[7] We not only love the branding and packing of Good Things Brewing Co we also love that they are aiming to become the most sustainable brewery in the world!

[8] Great wash bags, perfect for summer holidays! 

We hope you all have a lovely Father's Day and find the perfect gifts!

Love Sophie & Carly x

Happy Easter!


So the holidays have officially begun and us parents have two whole weeks ahead of us of either entertaining children that won't be at school or finding things to do with babies and toddlers that have no classes to go to!


In true POP fashion (extremely last minute) we have done a round up of things to do, to keep the kids entertained in and around North Oxfordshire and because it looks like it's going to be raining for the next week, we've also included some fun things to do indoors.


[1] We went to Bleheim Palace's Easter Weekend last year and it didn't disapoint! There was lots to do for all ages, we will definitely be paying a visit again this year!

[2] The lovely Limes Farm in Farthinghoe, Northamptonshire have lots going on, not just this weekend but next week too. Including Easter egg hunts, fish + chip lunches, family roast dinners and breakfast craft sessions (perfect if it's raining!) Check out their facebook page for further details.

[3] Why not make some good old fashioned Easter nest cakes, great for getting the little ones involved, even if they do lick the spoon! The fabulous What Jessica Baked Next has a great recipe, check it out here Easter Nests The question is, will you use rice crispies, cornflakes or shredded wheat?

[4] Perfect for a rainy day the Playpa Activity Rolls. You can colour it, sticker it, play on it, decorate walls with it. For a limited time only if you buy a Playpa Activity Roll for £14.95 we will send you the matching stickers for free!!!

[5] How amazing are these little Easter themed cress heads?! These are on our to do list over the holidays.

[6] Lambing at Hadsham Farm, Horley, Oxfordshire. We had a lovely morning here last year and are so pleased they have decided to do it again for a second year! In addition to the lambing they also have a play area, a craft corner and even an area to hold chicks.

[7] This is another perfect activity for a really rainy day, as it will keep them occupied for at least a couple of hours, well the older ones at least! The kids can make their own bunny popcorn cups and then you can all snuggle down and watch a film!

[8] One of our favourites Compton Verney in Warwickshire have an Easter Trail in the beautiful grounds on Good Friday and Saturday. 

We hope you all have a lovely Easter weekend and eat chocolate for breakfast every day! Have fun x