Greedy Granny

Greedy Granny

When I was at Toy Fair at the beginning of the year I got to see a number of toys and games that would be released in the run up to Christmas.  Greedy Granny from Tomy is one such game, and it’s a lot of fun and easy to play…. Continue reading »

Britains Big Farm Land Rover, Trailer and Bales – a review for Tomy

Britains Big Farm Landrover, Trailer and Bales

With our recent farm holiday and Monkey and Daddy P’s love of Land Rovers, you can imagine how well the Britains Big Farm Landrover, Trailer and Bales set went down with Monkey when it arrived the day before our trip to Cornwall. There was no chance that the Land Rover,… Continue reading »

Battroborg Warrior Battle Arena Set

Battroborg Warrior Battle Arena Set

Monkey was first introduced to Battroborg last year, and although the sets have a guide age of 6+ he figured his original set out straight away.  He’s loved playing with the Samurai Vs Ninja set and now he’s been putting the Battroborg Warrior Battle Arena Set Viking Vs Knight set… Continue reading »

Dinosaur Train Interaction Figures

Dinosaur Train Interaction Figures

As you know Monkey is obsessed with dinosaurs, and he loves the TV show Dinosaur Train on Nick Jr.  If you haven’t watched it, it has a very catchy theme tune, which is often to be found in my head!  Anyway, I digress, the lovely people at Tomy know of Monkey’s… Continue reading »

Brewster’s Big Build Adventure Set – Chuggington StackTrack

Brewster's Big Build Adventure Set

You may remember that a few months ago we reviewed a two different Chuggington StackTrack sets.  They’ve been a big hit with Monkey and we were thrilled when TOMY asked us to review the latest addition to the range – Brewster’s Big Build Adventure Set. I knew Brewster’s Big Build Adventure Set… Continue reading »

Big Works IVECO Rubbish Collection Lorry – a review for Tomy

Big Works IVECO Rubbish Collection Lorry

August saw Tomy launch the new Big Works range aimed at children from 3-8 years of age.  The series currently consists of a Dump Truck, Cement Lorry Mixer and the Big Works IVECO Rubbish Collection Lorry.  All are scaled to 1:16 of the actual vehicles. Monkey has been fascinated by our weekly… Continue reading »

Chuggington StackTrack and Diecast sets – a review for Tomy Part 2

Chuggington StackTrack and Diecast sets

Yesterday I showed you the first part of my review for the Chuggington StackTrack and Diecast Sets featuring some of the die-cast Chuggington trains and the StackTrack Tunnel Bridge Adventure set.  Today I’m bringing you the Chuggington Die Cast Twists and Turns Action Track Pack. Again this wonderful set from… Continue reading »

Chuggington StackTrack and Diecast sets – a review for Tomy Part 1

Chuggington StackTrack and Diecast sets

Having a cat called Brewster gives you a fairly good idea that we love Chuggington in this house.  You all know how much we love trains. When the lovely people at Tomy sent us a couple of packages recently I just knew that Monkey would be over the moon.  We… 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 »