Win a Dinosaur Easter package with Paultons Park

Win a Dinosaur Easter package with Paultons Park

I’ve got something a little different to offer you tonight over on my Twitter feed.  How would you like to win a Dinosaur Easter package with Paultons Park?  This Easter you can enjoy a dinosaur adventure in The Lost Kingdom at Paultons Park. The extension to the theme park in Hampshire… Continue reading »

Cracking Eggs Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140816

Cracking Eggs Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140816

A day spent tracking dinosaurs in Staffordshire

A day spent tracking dinosaurs in Staffordshire

We were spending a few days with my best friend earlier this week, and we got to do something a little unusual. A day spent Tracking dinosaurs in Staffordshire no less, and you can imagine how much fun Monkey had. I’ve been wanting to take Monkey to visit the National Forest… Continue reading »

Dinosaur Dinnertime? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 290516

Dinosaur Dinnertime? Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 290516

Last Sunday we spent the afternoon in Oxford.  We popped into the Oxford University Museum of Natural History for a while.  It looked very much as if it was Dinosaur Dinnertime from this viewpoint! Those poor people.    

I am NOT a Dinosaur!

I am NOT a Dinosaur!

I’m sticking with a prehistoric theme today.  This morning saw me talking about Dinotrux toys and this afternoon I’m sharing a prehistoric delight in the form of a great, factual book. I am NOT a Dinosaur! is another great find from Sterling Books, which is written by Will Lack and illustrated… Continue reading »

Dreamworks Dinotrux Power Revvitt

Dreamworks Dinotrux Power Revvitt

I’ve always wondered how it is that Monkey loves dinosaurs as much as he does.  I’ve no idea where the initial obsession began really.  He just seems to have been born with it. One day he had no idea what they were, and the next day, he loved them and… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 16

Project 366 2016 Week 16

Project 366 2016 Week 16 Day 108-114 with The Boy and Me. Sunday 17th April – Day 108 We had a full day in London, starting at the London Aquarium.  I was rather gutted to discover that the penguins don’t arrive until next month.  We still haven’t seen them!  But Monkey didn’t… Continue reading »

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140216

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 140216

We visited Thinktank in Birmingham a couple of weeks ago.  Monkey loved it, and I’m sure we’ll be back to explore again at some point when the outside attractions are open again. We found this handsome chap lurking around on one of the floors. You can imagine eyes in those… Continue reading »

Wood Worx T-Rex Dinosaur kit

Wood Worx T-Rex Dinosaur kit

I’m sure Monkey is not alone with being fascinated with dinosaurs.  I know I’ve mentioned his obsession before on the blog.  Over the last few years we’ve developed his understanding of these prehistoric beasts through museum visits, books, games and DVD’s.  He quite enjoys craft activities and was eager to… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 73

The B&W Photography Project Week 73

The B&W Photography Project Week 73 with PODCast and today we’re off to see The Good Dinosaur with Monkey.  I’m really hoping it’s a successful trip as he gets so easily scared. Fingers crossed.  He does love dinosaurs and got sent a really cool T-Rex dressing up costume recently, so there has… Continue reading »