Orchard Toys App

Orchard Toys App

Did you know that the Orchard Toys App was released recently? This is Orchard Toys first venture into the world of apps and this one is available via iTunes for 99p. The Orchard Toys App is aimed at children aged 5 years and works with their well recognisable graphics.  You can make jigsaws, have fun…Continue reading Orchard Toys App

Fun over the summer with The Works

Fun over the summer with The Works

I’ve long been a fan of The Works shops, from way before I had Monkey.  They always have lots of bargained price books for children and adults alike.  I have to be honest, I’ve not really looked at them as a toys and games supplier before, but that might just have changed.  We’ve had fun over…Continue reading Fun over the summer with The Works

Stocking Fillers to the rescue

Stocking Fillers to the rescue

If you’ve been following the blog since the summer you will know I’ve been determined to finish a cross stitch stocking I started for Monkey when he was a baby!  Yes, I know he is now 5 – disgraceful.  Before he came along I could finish a stocking within a couple of months – oh well.…Continue reading Stocking Fillers to the rescue

Junior Scholars

Junior Scholars

On Saturday Monkey and I set off for a blogging event hosted by Junior Scholars in Watford. I’d never actually been to Watford before, but once we’d navigated around Aylesbury it was a pretty easy run and we made it to the town centre in just over an hour.  Thankfully the weather had decided to…Continue reading Junior Scholars

Light at the end of the tunnel

After a rather unsettled start to the evening/night, Monkey finally slept through and seems to be far more like his old self today – yippee!! Back to being Fireman Sam with his Pintoy Fire Engine and putting fires out all over the Living Room 🙂 One of his NCT buddies popped over this morning; she…Continue reading Light at the end of the tunnel