Fun on the beach at Charmouth #CountryKids

fun on the beach at Charmouth

Another summer of fun post for you today.  Back in August Daddy P took some time off work and we decided to go on a road trip down to Devon.  The original plan had been to stay overnight to break up the journey, but my car had broken down the… Continue reading »

Big Dinosaurs – a review for Orchard Toys

Big Dinosaurs

I’ve mentioned a few times that Monkey loves Dinosaurs.  We watch dinosaurs on CBeebies, we’ve been to two Natural History Museums in search of dinosaur bones, we are always reading about them and playing with them!  There was only one area of play missing – a jigsaw puzzle.  Well that… Continue reading »

Dinosaur Hunting part two #CountryKids

Dinosaur Hunting part two

You may remember our first Dinosaur Hunting post from the Natural History Museum in Oxford.  Monkey loved it so much that I realised he really was ready for a trip to the Natural History Museum in London.  Time for Dinosaur Hunting Part two! We had been invited down to London… Continue reading »

Make Your Own T-Rex – a review for The Works

Make Your Own T-Rex

We were recently given the opportunity to review a book from The Works.  We have a store locally which I’m a big fan of.  You can get some great deals on all sorts of books. This was my first time looking at their on-line catalogue.  I really was spoilt for… Continue reading »

Exploring with Dinosaurs – a review for Safari Ltd/Asobi

Exploring with Dinosaurs

I came across an American company called Safari Ltd on Instagram a while ago.  They supply a huge variety of hand painted plastic animals and I’d spotted some of Monkey’s favourites.  Safari Ltd have been producing these animals and figurines for over 30 years and their products are now distributed… Continue reading »

Oxford University Museum of Natural History #CountryKids

Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Back during the half term holidays Monkey and I went out for the day with a couple of his NCT buddies, S and B, their nanny, and her little boy O.  We caught the bus and went to Oxford.  The kids loved it, I have to admit that going on… Continue reading »