Trix Track – The 2 Way Flipper by Wonderworld

The lovely on-line toy shop The Toadstool decided that Monkey needed a new challenge for his construction skills! We recently received the newly launched (January 2013) Wonderworld Trix Track – 2 Way Flipper – a wooden ball track.   Along with the 2 Way Flipper the range features Spin & Swirl,… Continue reading »

My Seedlets – Insect Hotel and planting Courgettes

We’re trying to inspire Monkey to get up close and personal to nature by looking at insects and growing his own vegetables. I recently read a post by the lovely Chez Maximka about gardening with her son using products from a company called My Seedlets.  My Seedlets has been set… Continue reading »

Vistaprint Photo Book

I was recently asked to create and review a photo book of my choice from the range on offer at Vistaprint. My Dad celebrated his 70th birthday at the end of last year and we had a celebration in Spain with him and my brother.  I’d taken hundred’s of photographs… Continue reading »

Find a penny …..

Find a penny, pick it up and all day long you’ll have good luck.  Are you superstitious?  I certainly am. We seem to have a ‘penny good luck’ benefactor.  On our short walk to pre-school we have to pass a mini supermarket and I think someone must get fed up… Continue reading »

20% discount code for Father’s Day photobook – grab your code here

We recently reviewed an ItsYourStory photo book for Fathers Day – well you can now get 20% discount off the Zoo Adventure Book featured on their website until end of day on Monday 10th June 2013 – just enter code DADDYCOOL at checkout. This offer does not include P&P and… Continue reading »

Left Overs – thanks to PeerIndex

Thanks to PeerIndex and Avon Books we recently received a copy of Left Overs by Stella Newman to read. Well, I think it’s fairly obvious to any reader of my blog that I love books, these days the focus is on passing that passion on to Monkey, so it’s nice… Continue reading »