Design and Drill Activity Center – a review for Junior Scholars

Design & Drill Activity Center

Last Saturday we were invited to attend a Blogger Event in Watford, hosted by the lovely team at Junior Scholars.  At the end of the event we were offered a game to try at home.  We selected the Design and Drill Activity Center. The Design and Drill Activity Center is… Continue reading »

Discovery Spaceship and Lift Off Rocket by Hape

Discovery Spaceship and Lift Off Rocket

As you know we’re having a bit of a spaced theme this week and you can’t really have a space theme without having a spaceship and a rocket.  As luck would have it that is exactly what Izziwizzi Kids Playfest have sent us to review this week.  I introduce you… Continue reading »

Plus Plus Mini Basic 250 – competition

You may remember that I wrote a while ago about a wonderfully addictive product called Plus Plus that I’d found through the great online toy-shop The Toadstool.  There are 2 different sizes of Plus Plus – the MIDI and the smaller MINI that we have, different pack quantities and a… Continue reading »

John Deere Monster Treads Tractor by Tomy

I think it fairly clear that Monkey is obsessed by tractors!  But a John Deere tractor takes him to a whole new level of excitement!!! It all stems from a trip to see my parents in Spain last year.  They live in an olive growing region of Spain, and John… Continue reading »

Plum Products visit – singing in the rain

Plum Products visit

Looking at the sun streaming through our Living Room window this evening it is hard to believe that this time last week it was absolutely pouring down with rain. Last Friday we were invited to an event with Plum Products to view their new Trampoline designs, new Premium range of… Continue reading »

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 »