Exploring the Dudley Canal Tunnels

Exploring the Dudley Canal Tunnels

Do you remember the last May Bank holiday when we actually had three glorious sunny days?  Hard to believe that was only a few weeks ago isn’t it.  We spent one of those days at the Black Country Living Museum and hadn’t realised that it was right next door to… Continue reading »

The Little Vampire in Vue cinemas #TheLittleVampire

The Little Vampire in Vue cinemas

Today marks the release of The Little Vampire in Vue cinemas across the country courtesy of Signature Entertainment.  Will you be going to see it over the half term holidays?  The Little Vampire is based on the best selling books by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg. it’s a story about the crazy adventures of… Continue reading »

Miss Burma – a book review

Miss Burma

I’ve recently finished Miss Burma by Charmaine Craig which was published through Gross Press earlier this year. Set in Burma from the 1920’s through to the 1960’s we follow the lives of Benny and Khin as the country is thrown into turmoil, firstly through World War II and later as… Continue reading »

Colt Express – a board game review #BoardGameClub

Colt Express

It’s no secret that my eight year old son loves his steam trains so I knew he’d enjoy the concept of Colt Express, the latest board game for us to look at for Asmodee UK as part of their Board Game Club. Colt Express is aimed at those aged 10… Continue reading »

Experiencing a Cub Camp weekend for the first time

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My son isn’t the most adventurous of children, he’s not boisterous and he is often afraid to try new things.  He’s not slept away from home since he was very small, and he can’t remember that at all.  The whole idea of experiencing a Cub Camp weekend for the first time… Continue reading »

Frederick Thomas Father’s Day giveaway worth £100

Frederick Thomas Father’s Day giveaway worth £100

I’ve got another treat for you today as I’m sharing a Frederick Thomas Father’s Day giveaway worth £100! So if you’re still after some inspiration and need to get that special gift organised then look no further.  To celebrate Father’s Day on Sunday 17th June, one lucky reader will win a £100 voucher to… Continue reading »