Keeping up Appearances with the Beyou app

Keeping up Appearances with the Beyou app #ad

With the Christmas Party season about to start, you can really start to feel the pressure to be ready for the occasion can’t you.  It’s been ten years since I last attended one myself, and I’m really looking forward to having an evening out where I can glam up and be me, rather than Mum, […]

Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue

Thunderbirds Are Go: International Rescue – app review

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 and Thunderbird 2 is often […]

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific

SmartGlobe Explorer AR from Oregon Scientific #AWorldOfLearning

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 around the world it’s been […]

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion – review and giveaway

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 PlayFusion which takes playtime to […]

Become The Gruffalo Spotter with The Forestry Commission

Become The Gruffalo Spotter with The Forestry Commission #GruffaloSpotters

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 the woods today, you certainly […]

POP BOOK photo book

POP BOOK photo book – review and giveaway worth £5.99

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 know I’m a sucker for […]