Wooden Nativity Set

Wooden Nativity Set #WhatWOODYouPlay?

It’s official, Christmas really is just around the corner.  My Papa was a Vicar, and whilst religion was never thrust upon us as children, it was a part of Christmas for me.  Crib services, Christmas carols and the story behind why we celebrate Christmas are still important to me as a mother to Monkey.  He’s…Continue reading Wooden Nativity Set #WhatWOODYouPlay?

Le Toy Van Siege Tower

Le Toy Van Siege Tower – a review for The Toadstool

We are big fans of wooden toys here as regular readers will know well.  I love the feel of wooden toys and they last!  When Anya at The Toadstool asked me if we’d like to review something from their new ranges, I was very quick to have a good look at the new website! New…Continue reading Le Toy Van Siege Tower – a review for The Toadstool

Telling the time with Rainbow Designs

Telling the time with Rainbow Designs

We love wooden and toys and games as you all know and the character featured in The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a firm favourite in this house as you can imagine.  So we were thrilled to receive a delivery recently.  Monkey has been telling the time with Rainbow Designs. Rainbow’s toys feature classic Characters from…Continue reading Telling the time with Rainbow Designs

Discovery Spaceship and Lift Off Rocket

Discovery Spaceship and Lift Off Rocket by Hape

As you know we’re having a bit of a spaced theme this week and you can’t really have a space theme without having a spaceship and a rocket.  As luck would have it that is exactly what Izziwizzi Kids Playfest have sent us to review this week.  I introduce you to the Discovery Spaceship and…Continue reading Discovery Spaceship and Lift Off Rocket by Hape

Trix Track – The 2 Way Flipper by Wonderworld

The lovely on-line toy shop The Toadstool decided that Monkey needed a new challenge for his construction skills! We recently received the newly launched (January 2013) Wonderworld Trix Track – 2 Way Flipper – a wooden ball track.   Along with the 2 Way Flipper the range features Spin & Swirl, Throw & Roll,  Hammer Slammer…Continue reading Trix Track – The 2 Way Flipper by Wonderworld