Telling the time with EasyRead Time Teacher – review and giveaway

Telling the time with EasyRead Time Teacher

As you all know, my son turned nine at the beginning of the week and I’m keen for him to start wearing a watch regularly.  I wanted him to have a watch with a traditional style face, rather than a digital watch.  He’s been trying to get to grips with… Continue reading »

Meccano Ferrari SF71H (sent for review)

Meccano Ferrari SF71H

It’s no big secret that I’m a huge Ferrari fan and have watched Formula One motor racing since I was a child.  My son has grown up with the sport in the same way I did with my Dad.  We recently received the Meccano Ferrari SF71H set from Spin Master UK… Continue reading »

Mr Frosty Choc Ice Maker (sent for review)

Mr Frosty Choc Ice Maker

Now it might seem like a strange time of year to be thinking about frozen treats but in this household they are an all year round obsession. We’ve been putting the new Mr Frosty Choc Ice Maker through its paces and we were all fighting to do the first taste test!… Continue reading »

Packed lunch ready with Eat Well UK – review and giveaway

Packed lunch ready with Eat Well UK

My son has had school dinners since they were first introduced in his school with the free school meals scheme.  He’s had them ever since, although in Year Three he started asking if he could have sandwiches.  I’ve always said no as I think it’s important for him to have… Continue reading »

Exploring outdoors with Hape

Exploring outdoors with Hape

As you all know we do love to get out in the fresh air and go on a bug hunt.  We were recently sent a few fun accessories to help my son with his favourite activity and we’ve been exploring outdoors with Hape and their Nature Fun toy range. We’ve been… Continue reading »

Mess free creativity with Mix-Up Clay

Mess free creativity with Mix-Up Clay

I’ll be the first to admit that I tend to find craft time a tad stressful, I’m really not one of those Mum’s who embraces mess.  I try to not hyper ventilate when my son suggests getting paints out, but I’m never going to be one of those parents who… Continue reading »