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 »

The Captain’s Girl

The Captain's Girl

Being a big fan of Poldark and all things relating to Cornwall, I knew I was going to enjoy reading The Captain’s Girl by Nicola Pryce.  Published through Corvus Books in July this year, The Captain’s Girl is set in the eighteenth century as we follow the adventures of young… Continue reading »

Britains NC Power Tilt Dump Trailer

Britains NC Power Tilt Dump Trailer

Last week we were talking about muck spreading and this week it’s all about dump trailers.  My 7 year old son has an impressive collection of farm vehicles and has now started adding accessories for more play potential.  He was recently sent the new Britains NC Power Tilt Dump Trailer and… Continue reading »

Going on an adventure with TRESPASS

Going on an adventure with TRESPASS

We do love getting out and about here, and really we are all-weather explorers.  We’re as happy in the pouring rain as we are in a heat wave, but I do need to have confidence that our attire will protect us whatever the weather.  As winter gets ever closer we’ve… Continue reading »

Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!

Dreamworks Dragons Come To Life!

If you’ve been reading the blog over the last year you may recall that when my son was in Year Two he was introduced to the How to Train Your Dragon series of books by Cressida Cowell.  So began a love affair with Hiccup and Toothless and we’ve almost finished… Continue reading »

Despicable Me 3 – DVD review #DespicableMe3

Despicable Me 3

Today sees the release on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand of Despicable Me 3 from Universal Pictures (UK).  It’s the third in the series of fun films featuring the Minions and my son and I were lucky enough to get a sneak preview last week.  It’s got the… Continue reading »