On the Farm – a review for Orchard Toys

On the Farm

We were very excited to open our latest box from Orchard Toys for the Izziwizzi Kids #Playfest reviews. It’s fair to say that Monkey was rather excited to open the box and find On the Farm – giant jigsaw playmat, a newly launched puzzle/playmat for ages 3 years+, Monkey is… Continue reading »

Game Review – Post Box Game – Orchard Toys

We were very excited to open our latest box from Orchard Toys for the Izziwizzi Kids #Playfest reviews. Wow – Post Box Game, a newly launched game for 1-4 players, aged 2 years+, Monkey is just over 3 years. Monkey loved the look of this straight away as we are… Continue reading »

A new take on ‘Ten Green Bottles’

How many of us struggle at meal times with our delightful children?  Monkey lulled me into a false sense of security over food – before he hit his second birthday he would eat anything and everything put in front of him.  The only exception to this was avocado – yuck!… Continue reading »

Delaying tactics

Monkey is the master of delaying tactics at bedtime.  Sometimes I get cross; I’ve got things to do downstairs, I’m tired, friends coming round, blah blah blah. Sometimes I laugh and join in. Tonight I just enjoyed it all; the extra cuddles, the headlock to wrestle me onto his pillow,… Continue reading »

A bit of fun in the snow

Someone did forecast ‘heavy’ snow on Saturday didn’t they?  We were not impressed by the lack of the white stuff – Monkey wanted to make a snowman and go out on his sledge.  alas, that was not to be, but we still had fun in the snow ……

I’ve got my eye on you

The MOST chilled out cat in the world …..