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 »

Sticky Brick Tape – review and giveaway

Sticky Brick Tape

We’ve been surrounded my Lego lately.  It’s no secret that we are big fans of the brick and all it can make.  We’ve seen some wonderful animal sculptures at Marwell Zoo recently and we got to see a steaming Flying Scotsman at the Bucks County Museum on Monday. They’ve inspired… Continue reading »

Back to school with Smiggle

Back to school with Smiggle

It’s hard to believe that the school holidays are drawing to a close.  I’m going to miss my buddy when he starts in Year Three.  But I know he’ll have something to make him smile as he goes back to school with Smiggle.  Originating from Australia, Smiggle offer a range of… Continue reading »