TrackMaster Close Call Cliff playset #TeamThomas

TrackMaster Close Call Cliff playset

Monkey may be 6 now but he is still a huge fan of Thomas & Friends and our various steam train excursions are always relived on his TrackMaster sets when we are back home. We’re gearing up here for the release of the new film The Great Race next month and you… 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 »

Thomas and Friends Breakaway Bridge Set

Thomas and Friends Breakaway Bridge Set

Can you believe that Thomas & Friends is 70 years old this year.  Yes, I know, something that is older than me – toot! toot!  Thomas the Tank Engine was a part of my own childhood and I remember enjoying the original stories with my younger brother when we were… Continue reading »

Thomas and Friends Take-n-Play Roaring Dino Run Playset

Thomas and Friends Take-n-Play Roaring Dino Run Playset

You may remember that Monkey went to see the premiere of the Thomas and Friends film Tale of the Brave in London back in the summer.  As he is obsessed with Thomas and Dinosaurs I knew he’d be interested to try out the new Thomas and Friends Take-n-Play Roaring Dino Run Playset…. Continue reading »

Octonauts Gup-S Polar Exploration Vehicle

Octonauts Gup-S Polar Exploration Vehicle

As you know I have a big Octonauts fan here.  It’s a fab CBeebies series teaching youngsters all about marine life.  Monkey has certainly learnt loads from watching Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and friends.  So when we were asked to look at the new Octonauts Gup-S Polar Exploration Vehicle from Fisher Price,… Continue reading »

Fisher Price Take n Play – a review

Fisher Price Take n Play

  As you all know by now, we love trains in this house; both Monkey and I have grown up with Thomas the Tank Engine! Not long ago we reviewed the Thomas & Friends Spills and Thrills DVD.  When we were asked if we’d like to review a couple of… Continue reading »