Animal Planet Dinosaurs! – a book review

Animal Planet Dinosaurs!

My 7 year old son has been enjoying the chapter book Animal Planet Dinosaurs! recently and I’m sure if you’ve got a young dinosaur fan, they may well do too.  Now, don’t be too surprised, I’m still the one doing the reading here, but this chapter book is aimed at children… Continue reading »

Having fun with Scheich dinosaurs – review

Having fun with Scheich dinosaurs

Like most children of his age, my 7 year son is obsessed with dinosaurs.  It’s always amazed me how quickly he picked up all of the, sometimes incredibly hard to pronounce names, and can reel them off to me verbatim. It’s like he was born with the information already programmed… Continue reading »

Andy’s Amazing Adventures magazine

Andy’s Amazing Adventures magazine

Monkey is a huge fan of Andy Day, from before we met him on tour a few years ago.  We regularly watch Andy’s Wild Adventures and Andy’s Dinosaur Adventures (we even have the entire set on DVD) on CBeebies. So we were both super excited to hear that there is… Continue reading »

Dinosaur hunting in Cambridge #CountryKids

Dinosaur hunting in Cambridge

You may recall that Monkey and I visited Cambridge at the start of the school holidays. The trip didn’t go quite to plan as Monkey’s eardrum decided to perforate whilst we were there, cutting our trip short.  But we did manage to have some fun and we did go Dinosaur hunting… Continue reading »

Trackmaster Samson

Trackmaster Samson

You may remember a while back we reviewed the Thomas & Friends DVD Dinos & Discoveries which was an instant hit with Monkey.  Imagine his delight when the lovely people at Fisher Price sent him the Trackmaster Samson train to add to his Trackmaster set! Trackmaster Samson is aimed at children… Continue reading »

Science & Play: Archeofun T-Rex & Triceratops – Review and Giveaway

Archeofun T-Rex & Triceratops

As you all know we have a massive dinosaur fan here.  When we visited Charmouth in the summer monkey got to see fossils up close as well as the Charmouth Dinosaur.  He was fascinated with the idea of digging up dinosaur fossils.  Knowing of his new-found addiction the lovely people… Continue reading »