Meccano MeccaSpider

Meccano Meccaspider

Being a fan of anything mechanical and of mini beasts, as soon as I spotted the Meccano MeccaSpider I knew it was meant to have a home in our house.  Aimed as a build product for anyone aged 10 years and over, I was put in charge of construction of this… Continue reading »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader

Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader

My 7 year old son has been quite literally like a pig in muck since he received the Britains NC Rear Discharge Manure Spreader recently.  Honestly what is the fascination that boys of a certain age seem to have with all things related to poo?  He has quite an encyclopedic knowledge… Continue reading »

Havex Machines #WreakHavex

Havex Machines

My son loves his machines, whether they are planes, trains or automobiles, really it makes no difference.  He loves creating imaginary worlds with lots of action and adventures. He’s recently received a couple of Havex Machines to add to his play scenarios. Aimed at children aged 6 years and over… Continue reading »