Shumba’s Big Adventure – A book review for Orion Star

As you may remember we recently reviewed a couple of books from Orion Book’s Early Reader range.  Obviously Monkey is too young at 3 and half to be reading by himself, but I read a variety of books to him, from simple board books to the Plant Locator magazine! He… Continue reading »

Nanny Fox – a book review for Orion Star

I was intrigued to find out more about Nanny Fox written by Georgie Adams with illustrations by Selina Young, when we received a copy from Orion Books – the front cover reads …. The fox who loved chickens – not to eat – just as friends   www.over40andamumtoone.com Nanny Fox… Continue reading »

Great opportunity to Review for an exciting company – please comment your support :)

#ToadstoolToyReviewer @TheToadstoolUK The Toadstool are looking for toy reviewers – how much would I like to do this!!! As most of you will know from an earlier post I won Fan of the Week a while ago, and have a couple of wonderful products from The Toadstool waiting for Monkey… Continue reading »

Big City Wooden Airport – Early Learning Centre

Big City Wooden Airport, ELC

Having made the decision to review some of the toys/games that Monkey received for his birthday and Christmas last December, review number two is for the Early Learning Centre – Big City Wooden Airport which we bought for his third birthday in December. I love wooden toys. They feel so… Continue reading »

Our application to join the Play Patrol for Bigjigs Toys Ltd

Our application to be a Play Patrol Agent for Bigjigs Toys Ltd: My just over 3 year old little boy would be a perfect play patrol agent; he specialises in durability (or lack of! in some cases) and his secret agent name is Monkey 003.2. Mummy Moneypenny has recently started… Continue reading »

Izziwizzi Kids Toy Testers for 2013 – it’s official!

How exciting!! Monkey and I received an email yesterday from Izziwizzi Kids letting us know that our application to be toy testers for 2013 has been successful. We are very excited, and looking forward to having some fun over the coming months. Mummy has lots to learn about creating a… Continue reading »