Junctions – Giant Road Expansion Pack

Orchard Toys Junctions set

The Grand Prix season has started and that means the level of car play activity will be ever increased in the months ahead.  My son is as much of a petrol head as his mother.  Now for Monkey, racing cars doesn’t need to be on race tracks, he’s more than… Continue reading »

Janod Multi Sports Tower Floor Puzzle – a giveaway with The Toadstool

Janod Multi Sports Tower Floor Puzzle

As you all know we are big fans of The Toadstool here and are part of the Toad Testing team.  Today I’d like to share a new giveaway with you for The Toadstool with their lovely Janod Multi Sports Tower Floor Puzzle. The Janod Multi Sports Tower Floor Puzzle is a… 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 »

Giant Road Jigsaw – a review

Giant Road Jigsaw

I have previously reviewed the On the Farm and Giant Town Jigsaw sets and today I will be looking at the Giant Road Jigsaw from Orchard Toys.  This particular jigsaw, can be used as a stand alone floor puzzle, or it can link with either or both of the other… Continue reading »

Giant Town Jigsaw – a review

Giant Town Jigsaw

Orchard Toys are a wonderful British company who specialise in games and jigsaw puzzles for children.  They are well made and always have an educational aspect to them.  I am very fond of the brand, and actually if I hadn’t started following them on Twitter I would never have started… Continue reading »

The Tiger Who Came to Tea – Floor Puzzle review

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

We love books here as you know, one of Monkey’s favourites is The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr.  So when we had the chance to look at a jigsaw puzzle from Paul Lamond Games this one jumped right out at us! The Tiger Who Came to Tea… Continue reading »