Close Enough to Touch – a book review

Close Enough to Touch

One of the lovely things about spending time with my parents in Spain was getting to sit down in the sun with a good book or two.  It was so relaxing, and I’d taken some cracking books with me to read.   When I read the blurb for Close Enough to… Continue reading »

Transformers – The Last Knight Autobot Sqweeks RC

Transformers - The Last Knight Autobot Sqweeks RC

We have a new member of the family, he’s rather different but we all rather like him.  Meet Transformers – The Last Knight Autobot Sqweeks RC.  Aimed at children aged 6 years and over, my 7 year old son has loved getting to grips with our new robot friend. You might… Continue reading »

Friends and Liars – a book review

Friends and Liars

It’s no secret that I’m a total bookworm.  I always have a stack of books waiting to be read on my bedside table.  I can remember, pre-motherhood, that holiday time meant packing numerous books to read whilst relaxing abroad. These days, with a 7 year old, chill out time on… Continue reading »

Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision

Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision

I’m special agent, AKA Monkey has been having so much fun with the Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night Vision since it arrived just before the school holidays. What self-respecting spy wouldn’t want to be without night vision goggles! Aimed at children aged 6 years and over, the Spy Gear Ultimate Ninja Night… Continue reading »

Going on an adventure with Sammi

Going on an adventure with Sammi

You may recall that Monkey got to make friends with Finn from the Lottie dolls range back in 2014, how times flies! My son may be a few years older than when Finn first arrived, but he still features in Monkey’s play time and I thought it was about time… Continue reading »

The Boss Baby – DVD review and giveaway

The Boss Baby DVD

31st July saw the release of The Boss Baby DVD, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D and 4K Ultra HD versions of this funny family friendly film from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Created by DreamWorks this animated comedy film is going to be hit in homes across the country this summer. When his new… Continue reading »