Geomag Mechanics Gravity Shoot and Catch – review and giveaway

Geomag Mechanics Gravity Shoot and Catch

My son may struggle with his reading and writing but when it comes to construction projects he gets an A star from me.  I’m really keen for him to know that education isn’t just about tests meeting certain criteria, it’s about so much more.  We’ve been having so much fun… Continue reading »

Having fun with Strictly Briks Trap and Gap Baseplates

Having fun with Strictly Briks Trap and Gap Baseplates

My son has loved toys with a construction element ever since he was a toddler.  Right back to the wooden blocks stage of building a tower and then knocking it down, construction has formed a vital element to his play time.  Even aged nearly nine, that hasn’t really changed.  He’s… Continue reading »

Valtra T254V Tractor

Valtra T254V Tractor

My son is a big fan of bringing what he’s seen when we’ve been out and about, into his play at home.  We’ve been to a number of shows over the years where tractors have featured heavily and having seen the Valtra T254V Tractor in real life I knew he’d love… Continue reading »

Nintendo Labo Toy-Con Vehicle Kit

Nintendo Labo Toy-Con Vehicle Kit

You may recall that we recently got to try out the Nintendo Labo Variety Kit for the first time, which works with the Nintendo Switch games console.  It’s been a big hit here and I already had my eyes peeled on the newly released Nintendo Labo Toy-Con Vehicle Kit which I knew… Continue reading »

JCB New Generation X Series Excavator

JCB New Generation X Series Excavator

My son has been digging up the living room thanks to his JCB New Generation X Series Excavator which was recently launched by Britains Farm Toys.  Aimed at children aged 3 years and over this is 1:32 scale model of the JCB vehicle. The JCB New Generation X Series Excavator is… Continue reading »

Massey Ferguson 5612 Tractor Play Set

Massey Ferguson 5612 Tractor Play Set

My son may have just started in Year Four but he still loves small world play as much as ever and farm machinery features heavily in his imaginative play.  These days he’s even more aware of the details in his toys, and the new Massey Ferguson 5612 Tractor Play Set from… Continue reading »