Emoji XXL 100 pc puzzle from Ravensburger

Emoji XXL100 pc puzzle from Ravensburger

So many things have been introduced since I was a child, laptops are commonplace, mobile phones are everywhere and language takes the form of text speak so often these days.  The Emoji XXL 100 pc puzzle from Ravensburger takes the latest form of communication and turns it into a fun jigsaw… Continue reading »

Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Last month I was able to share my childhood memories of Hampton Court Palace with you through the latest Ravensburger Puzzle.  Today I’m showcasing the latest in their Historic Royal Palaces series with the lovely Tower of London 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle.  The Tower of London really is a truly iconic… Continue reading »

Hampton Court Palace – 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Hampton Court Palace

I’ve mentioned Monkey’s happy place a few times on the blog, but never my own from my childhood. From as far back as I can remember I’ve been fairly obsessed with British history and in particular the Tudor period. I was heavily into our Kings and Queens, and still have the… Continue reading »

Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Souvenir puzzle

Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Souvenir puzzle

One of my vivid childhood memories was of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee in 1975.  As a seven-year old the whole country seemed taken up with ‘royal fever’ and there were Union Jacks everywhere.  We seemed so very proud of our Queen and our country.  I can remember being given a… Continue reading »

My Haven No 1 – The Craft Shed

My Haven No 1 - The Craft Shed

How lovely would it be to have a little space all to myself, a place to sew, read or even puzzle in!  I’m rather jealous of the space created in my latest jigsaw puzzle experience from Ravensburger.  My Haven No 1 – The Craft Shed. My Haven No 1 –… Continue reading »

Penguins on Ice

Penguins on Ice

There are times when I really feel sorry for Monkey that he’s an only child.  It makes learning to share that much more tricky, and playing games with adults isn’t always such good fun, especially board games.  Well Penguins on Ice from Smart Games has come to our rescue recently…. Continue reading »