Ravensburger Flying Home 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Ravensburger Flying Home 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

If you follow the blog regularly you’ll know that I love Colin Thompson and his artwork.  When I recently had the opportunity to try the Ravensburger Flying Home 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle featuring one of his designs, I snapped it up quickly. Colin Thompson’s illustrations are often a little bit wacky, but… Continue reading »

Garden Vistas No 2 – Summer Breeze 500 Piece Puzzle

Garden Vistas No 2 – Summer Breeze 500 Piece Puzzle

It’s not often I try out a jigsaw puzzle that’s less than 1000 pieces.  But on dark, dull winter days I really wanted something to brighten things up and the Garden Vistas No 2 – Summer Breeze 500 Piece Puzzle from Ravensburger has done just that. As the name suggests, the… 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 »

The Puzzle that Burnt the Turkey #NationalJigsawDay

The Puzzle that Burnt the Turkey

Never one to shy away from a challenge, I very nearly met my match recently.  Wentworth Wooden Puzzles set me a Christmas themed challenge ahead of National Jigsaw Day, this Thursday.  Could I complete one of their ‘Extra Difficult’ puzzles?  Yes, I said, of course I can, 216 pieces, no… Continue reading »

World Map Puzzle from Orchard Toys

World Map Puzzle from Orchard Toys

You all know that I’m fairly obsessed with maps and I’m thrilled that Monkey seems to share my passion.  After our recent trip to Whipsnade Zoo, we were talking about where the different animals came from and the World Map Puzzle from Orchard Toys really helped him to truly understand. The World… Continue reading »

Sedum Cottage 1000 piece puzzle from Ravensburger

Sedum Cottage 1000 piece puzzle from Ravensburger

As Autumn sets in and I start to wrap myself up in a jumper, it’s nice to sit down in the evenings with a good jigsaw.  I’ve always loved the idea of a thatched cottage in the countryside and my latest puzzle has been a joy to complete. The Sedum Cottage 1000… Continue reading »