Revell 00800 Junior Kit Racing Car

Revell 00800 Junior Kit Racing Car

Being a family of motorsport enthusiasts I’m always looking for ideas that combine this love with Monkey’s keenness for construction.  I recently found the perfect match with the Revell 00800 Junior Kit Racing Car.  It’s even in red! As a child I was used to watching my Dad spending hours making up his… Continue reading »

Rhino Hero – review and giveaway

Rhino Hero

Every so often I come across something that has Monkey’s name written all over it.  It’s a moment when I just can’t wait to take delivery of an item and know it will be an instant hit. When Esdevium Games mentioned the Haba card game, Rhino Hero, that was one… Continue reading »

Bunchems! On the Go Easel

Bunchems! On the Go Easel

We’re always eager to try new things here, and when it’s a mess free craft too, we are most definitely at the front of the queue.  I see so many craft sets that are pink and fluffy and so obviously marketed at girls.  But, waving hands, my son likes making… Continue reading »

The Snowman Blog tour #TheSnowman and giveaway

The Snowman Blog tour

If you’ve been reading the blog over the years you’ll know that we are big fans of The Snowman and Snowdog here and I’m thrilled to be taking part in this years The Snowman Blog tour.  Sharing with you some lovely gift ideas for fans of these lovely characters. Have you been… Continue reading »

Getting festive with Hotel Chocolat

Getting festive with Hotel Chocolat

There’s always great excitement in this household as December approaches.  There’s Monkey’s birthday to look forward to of course, but with two chocoholics in the household the first of December means advent calendar time.  This year we’ll be getting festive with Hotel Chocolat. Monkey and Daddy P have decided that they… Continue reading »

Ravensburger Santa’s Christmas Party Limited Edition 1000 Piece puzzle

Ravensburger Santa’s Christmas Party Limited Edition 1000 Piece puzzle

It may be mid November but I’m figuring that it’s ok to start getting in the festive spirit now. So let me introduce you to the Ravensburger Santa’s Christmas Party Limited Edition 1000 Piece puzzle which I think is just lovely. I couldn’t help but dive straight into this 20th anniversary… Continue reading »