Toy Post Office from Casdon

Toy Post Office from Casdon

When I started researching my family history long before Monkey was born, I discovered that two branches of my family tree contained a number of postmen going back to the turn of the last century.  It’s a fact that I’m rather proud of.  With Monkey’s arrival I watched the world… Continue reading »

T-Rex dressing up with Pretend to Bee

T-Rex dressing up with Pretend to Bee

Monkey, like most boys his age, is totally obsessed with dinosaurs.  He’s had so much fun recently taking things to another level with some T-Rex dressing up with Pretend to Bee. you may remember that Monkey put their Pilot’s outfit to the flight test earlier this year, which was a big… Continue reading »

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 221115

Monkey has been doing a lot of role-playing lately.  It’s all been about school, either teaching me to read, write and do sums with his School Set, or he’s been serving school dinners.  I did think he might use his pretend food to present me with a delicious lunch, but… Continue reading »

Sandwich Shop – a review

Sandwich Shop

We thought our mission as Eco Friendly Toy Testers was over but we have another 3 assignments to share with you.  Let me introduce you to the Sandwich Shop from Green Toys. The Sandwich Shop is a set aimed at children aged 2 years and over, and as with all… Continue reading »

Green Toys Chef Set – pretend play – a toy review

Green Toys Chef Set

As you know we’re working with Green Toys at the moment as an Eco Friendly Toy Tester.  Last month I featured the great Tractor from the range, and for the last few weeks we’ve been having lots of Green Toys Chef Set pretend play fun. One thing you notice straight… Continue reading »

My own little racing driver

Monkey had a party to go to on Saturday, his friends Mr S and Miss B decided they wanted a fancy dress party, no theme and optional.  Well Monkey is not the most adventurous little man, and when I mentioned getting dressed up I got a flat NO Mummy! He… Continue reading »