Creating a My Monster t-shirt – review and giveaway

Creating a My Monster t-shirt

Sometimes something pops into my inbox that’s just a little bit different and instantly catches my attention.  My 8 year old son is always creating things with Lego and bricks or designing new stations or schools (yes really) in his notebook.  I just knew he’d like the idea of creating a… Continue reading »

Enjoying Gross Science for British Science Week – review and giveaway

Enjoying Gross Science for British Science Week

My 8 year old son loves getting involved with little experiments these days so I knew he’d love trying spending time Enjoying Gross Science for British Science Week.  Let’s face it, he’s fixated with bodily functions so it was never going to be anything other than a big hit, was it! … Continue reading »

Personalised Junior Backpack Combo from Tinyme

Personalised Junior Backpack Combo from Tinyme

Having a child with a birthday so close to Christmas can be a total nightmare when it comes to present ideas.  I recently discovered the Personalised Junior Backpack Combo from Tinyme and managed to deal with two issues in one item. My soon to be 8 year old has been nagging… Continue reading »

Pottery Cool Studio

Pottery Cool Studio

I’m a firm believer that arts and craft activities are not gender specific and know that my son loves them as much as any of the girls we know.  He’s always so proud of his school projects and loves spending time making things at home.  We were recently offered the… Continue reading »

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific #AWorldOfLearning

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific

I’ve written before of my love of maps, atlas and globes.  From a young age, I’ve been fascinated with all three mediums and I’m sure that’s where my love of travel stems from.  I’ve been eager to share this love with my son from an early age and with family doted… Continue reading »

Mayka Toy Block Tape #rainbowtoyawards

Mayka Toy Block Tape

We were contacted recently by the team at Rainbow Toy Awards to look at one of the nominated products, Mayka Toy Block Tape.  The tape comes in a range of nine different colours, with lengths of 1 metre with two studs, and 4 metres with either 2 or 4 studs. I… Continue reading »