Spinning around with i-TOP

Spinning around with i-TOP

There are some toy concepts which have a timeless appeal and we’ve been having lots of fun with the 21st century version of one of my favourite childhood toys.  As a child I had a spinning top that I could play happily with for hours.  Of course technology has moved… Continue reading »

Chillfactor Pull Pops – review

Chillfactor Pull Pops

I’m forever buying Monkey ice pops and yogurt lollies so we figured it was about time we tried making them for ourselves.  We’ve been trying out the Chillfactor Pull Pops to make this all possible. The Chillfactor Pull Pops are aimed at children aged 4 years and over, and comes with 2… Continue reading »

Wild Pets Scorpion Clawpion

Wild Pets Scorpion Clawpion

We do love our creepy crawlies in this house and you may recall that we reviewed the Wild Pets Spider last year from Character Options. Well, the range has now been extended to include the Wild Pets Scorpion with Clawpion and 3 of his deadly friends! Wild Pets Scorpion Clawpion and his… Continue reading »

Wild Pets Spider

Wild Pets Spider

Now you know that we are big bug fans here (we’ll gloss over Monkey’s new-found terror of wasps!).  I have friends with a real phobia of spiders but they don’t bother us in this house.  I knew Monkey was going to love a parcel that arrived recently – the Wild… Continue reading »

Crazy Legs Scooby

Crazy Legs Scooby

Monkey and I both love Scooby Doo, he’s our kind of dog!  We were recently sent the Crazy Legs Scooby by Character and he’s rather fun. Crazy Legs Scooby is aimed at children aged 3 years and over, he comes with 4 x AA batteries which will only work on the Try… Continue reading »

ChillFactor Drinks Bottle

ChillFactor Drinks Bottle

You may remember that we recently reviewed a great Slushy Drinks maker that was a big hit with Monkey.  Well we were recently sent the ChillFactor Drinks Bottle to try out too. The ChillFactor Drinks Bottle is available in pink and blue and is aimed at children aged 3 years and over…. Continue reading »