Simbrix Cute Set

Simbrix Cute Set

As you all know my 7 year old son loves building and creating things from nothing.  He’ll turn 8 next month, and his manual dexterity is rather wonderful to watch these days.  We were recently sent the Simbrix Cute Set to try out, and I was eager to have a look… Continue reading »

The Kids’ Family Tree Book

The Kids' Family Tree Book

I’m always rather amazed that being the history nut that I am, that I never looked at my own family history until my parents were emigrating some 12 years ago.  Once you start looking into the branches of your own family it really does become quite addictive.  I’m aware as… Continue reading »

Space themed fun with Brainstorm

We’ve been having lots of space themed fun with Brainstorm over the last month.  You might have noticed my recent giveaway for a Space torch and Cosmic Stars set.  My son has been fascinated with space, the moon and stars for as long as I can remember and he loves… Continue reading »

Serenity – My Sunday Photo 121117

Serenity - My Sunday Photo 121117

Serenity – My Sunday Photo 121117  

Project 365 2017 Week 45

Project 365 2017 Week 45

Project 365 2017 Week 45 Day 309 – 315. Sunday 5th November – Day 309 We decided to have a quiet day at home which translated in the menfolk disappearing to the garage to play with the train set whilst I assembled our new pet Meccaspider for a forthcoming review.  Let’s… Continue reading »

Exploring West Midland Safari Park

Exploring West Midland Safari Park

We were looking for fun things to do during half term recently and decided we’d spend a day exploring West Midland Safari Park.  We’d last visited when my nearly 8 year old son was only a few years old so he really didn’t remember it.  I promised him he’d get… Continue reading »