Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game

With the recent release of the latest installment of one of my son’s favourite films, I couldn’t wait to pit my wits against my 7 year old with the new Ravensburger Despicable Me 3 Labyrinth game.  It was time to get smart and see who could really think strategically. The Ravensburger Despicable… Continue reading »

Bellz! Magnetic Game

Bellz! Magnetic Game

There’s something so intriguing about magnets isn’t there?  They’ve fascinated me since childhood and my 7 year old son seems to be fixated with them too.  I’m hoping to have a few adventures with him over the summer holidays so I’m always on the look out for something that will… Continue reading »

Dig In! from Drumond Park – review and giveaway

Dig In!

We’ve been going on a treasure hunt, to look for cars and trains and doughnuts!   We’ve been having fun with the Dig In! from Drumond Park and as always my son seems to beat me at every turn. Dig In! from Drumond Park is aimed at families with children… Continue reading »

Booms, Bangs, Fizzes #BritishScienceWeek

Booms, Bangs, Fizzes

To celebrate British Science Week which runs from 10th-19th March, Monkey and I have been trying the Booms, Bangs, Fizzes set from John Adams. We’ve not really tried too many science experiments at home, so we were both rather excited to try out this set, which contains details to conduct… Continue reading »

Cluedo Junior – a review

Cluedo Junior

I’ve loved board games since I was a child and I’ve recently had the opportunity to introduce my Monkey 7-year-old son to a classic, with a modern twist.  We received Cluedo Junior from Hasbro and it’s gone down a storm. This version of the game is designed for children aged… Continue reading »

Cheeky Monkeys

Cheeky Monkeys

I couldn’t make it to Toy Fair this year, and one of the things I missed was getting to see the new range of games launched by Orchard Toys.  We’ve been big fans for years now as you all know, and I was thrilled when a very aptly new game… Continue reading »