Britains John Deere 8400R Tractor

Britains John Deere 8400R Tractor

Whenever we visit my parents in Spain we play a game to see who can spot a tractor first.  They live in rural Andalusia, away from the coast and we normally spot more tractors in a day there, than we do in a summer here.  We’re always joking that John… Continue reading »

Britains John Deere 8600i Self Propelled Forage Harvester

Britains John Deere 8600i Self Propelled Forage Harvester

I’m not totally sure how my son became so totally obsessed with farm machinery. I think his love of Tractor Ted may have something to do with it. Over the years we’ve seen a number of tractors join his collection, and we bought him a combine harvester a couple of… Continue reading »

John Deere Monster Treads Mini Pullbacks

John Deere Monster Treads Mini Pullbacks

Monkey loves all manner of vehicles but he has particularly soft spot for one particular brand, that we see all the time when he visit Granny and Gramps in Spain.  With that in mind the John Deere Monster Treads Mini Pullbacks from Tomy were going to be a sure-fire hit. Monkey… Continue reading »

John Deere Monster Treads Shake and Sounds Tractor

John Deere Monster Treads Shake and Sounds Tractor

It’s no secret that my son is a John Deere fanatic, as this post goes live we will be preparing for our trip to the local John Deere dealership in Spain so he can ogle over the tractors in the showroom and watch the mechanics at work in the workshop!… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project B is for Birthday #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project B is for Birthday

Week 2 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and what to pick for B?  I instantly thought Butterfly, and then realised I’m going to need to track what I did last year.  Yep, that was last year’s B.  Ok, back to the drawing board, Brewster maybe?  Then I realised I didn’t… Continue reading »

Tractor spotting

Tractor spotting

One of Monkey’s highlights of a trip to Granny and Gramps in Spain, is to go tractor spotting.  You really don’t have to look very hard!  My parents live in a rural area in southern Spain, you are in olive groves within  a couple of minutes from walking to the… Continue reading »

John Deere Monster Treads Tractor by Tomy

I think it fairly clear that Monkey is obsessed by tractors!  But a John Deere tractor takes him to a whole new level of excitement!!! It all stems from a trip to see my parents in Spain last year.  They live in an olive growing region of Spain, and John… Continue reading »