Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue – app review

Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue

As a child I absolutely loved watching the Thunderbirds on TV with my younger brother.  The original shows were a fond part of my childhood and we have a whole collection on DVD, which my son enjoys watching just as much as the modern remake.  He has all the vehicles… Continue reading »

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific #AWorldOfLearning

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific

I’ve written before of my love of maps, atlas and globes.  From a young age, I’ve been fascinated with all three mediums and I’m sure that’s where my love of travel stems from.  I’ve been eager to share this love with my son from an early age and with family doted… Continue reading »

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion – review and giveaway

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion

My son turns 8 in a couple of months and he’s using computers more and more at school, he even uses the laptop to do most of his maths homework now.  The world is a very different place from that of my own childhood, and we’ve been trying out Lightseekers Awakening from… Continue reading »

Become The Gruffalo Spotter with The Forestry Commission #GruffaloSpotters

Become The Gruffalo Spotter with The Forestry Commission

Have you heard that you can become The Gruffalo Spotter with The Forestry Commission?  No?  Well read on. They’ve teamed up with Magic Light Productions to offer an augmented reality app, bringing the story of The Gruffalo alive within their deep, dark woods and forests. So if you go down to… Continue reading »

POP BOOK photo book – review and giveaway worth £5.99

POP BOOK photo book

Are you looking for an alternative idea for a Valentine’s Day gift?  Or maybe a little present to cheer someone up? Either way, I might have just the thing for you as I’ve just discovered the POP BOOK app.  The free app lets you create mini photo books (you all… Continue reading »

4M Tyrannosaurus T-Rex Dinosaur DNA

4M Tyrannosaurus T-Rex Dinosaur DNA

It’s no big secret that Monkey loves dinosaurs, they feature heavily in his TV viewing, book reading and play time!  I recently discovered a range from Great Gizmos which I knew would go down an absolute storm.  If I’m honest, I was quite interested in seeing it for myself.  The 4M… Continue reading »