Playmobil Pony Farm from the Country Range Review
toy - reviews
Me and the kids are loving being a Playmobil Playologist. We get to try out and play with all the different ranges and this time we got to try out The Pony Farm from the Country range. This set was really fun to play with and very easy to set up and I am really loving all the little extras …
The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book Review + Giveaway
Books
I love colouring books and so do all my kids. So when I saw this new kids colouring book from Lonely Planet Kids I thought that I just had to try it out. The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book is priced at £6.99 and has 22 different animals to colour in. On each left side page has an already coloured …
Match A Track Game Review + Giveaway
Giveaways
Match A Track is a new game soon to be released (March 6th 2017) from Laurence King Publishing and me and the kids had the chance to have a play with it before it official comes out to buy. The game is a card game and the idea is that you have to match an animal track card to the correct …
Word Has it! & Yeti in my Spaghetti Games Review
family activities
  We love playing board games in our house and often have family game nights. The latest games we got to try out are both from University Games and they are Yeti in my Spaghetti and Word Has It! Yeti in my Spaghetti is basically a newer version of Kerplunk. Remember that game? I had it as a kid and …
Having Fun this Half Term with Baker Ross Spring Crafts
kids crafts
You might have read my post that I wrote a few days ago about what the kids will be doing over this half term. One of the things was making our Baker Ross Spring Crafts that we received. We had 6 different craft packs to try out. these were : Creative Colouring flower Wreaths  – £2.50 for a pack of 6 …
Win The Guardians of Oz on DVD
film - reviews
The Guardians of Oz Take a magical journey back to Oz as brand new animated film THE GUARDIANS OF OZ is released to own on DVD and Download this February. Revisiting all our favourite characters – including the Lion, the Scarecrow and of course the Tin Man – this colourful new adventure is told through the eyes of one of …
What the Kids will be Watching this Half Term
Things for the Kids
Most parents look forward to the half term holidays, spending time with their kids and going out places. But me, I hate it. Ok, hate is a strong word, but after a day I am ready for them to go back to school. We will properly spend a few hours down at the park then back home for a few …
Wilf Kids Book Subscription + Giveaway
Books
Wilf Kids Books Last November I received a Wilf Kids book subscription box for my youngest, Aaron (6). WILF stands for What I’m Looking For and was set up by Callum and Amelia to bring kids books they will love to read. The price of a 1 month subscription is £19.95, with discount if you sign up to a 3 …
Num Noms Series 3 is in Shops Today! #UnBoxingDay
toy - reviews
Yep! That’s right. Today (Boxing Day) sees the release of the brand new series 3 of Num Noms. And there are some really great new characters and even some Light Up Num Noms! See us unboxing the new Num Nums and seeing the new characters in the video below :     We are loving the new series 3 Num …
The Electric Jukebox Review
family activities
At Christmas time I love to get together with the family and have a few festive drinks and have a little boogie and sing-song in my living room. And when New year’s eve arrives we always make a big buffet, play loads of board games and put the music on really load and have a little sing. This year I …
Making Christmas Memories with ELC #ComeandPlay
christmas
Christmas is my favourite time of the year. I just love spending time with my family and the looks on the kids faces on Christmas morning when they open up their presents. Christmas was always a magical time for me and my sister growing up. We used to love making our own Christmas cards to give to family and making …
Getting Ready for Christmas with Baker Ross Christmas Crafts
christmas
Can you believe that Christmas is less than 3 weeks away! Our family are really looking forward to Christmas this year, even more than last year. We actually put out tree and decorations a week earlier than we normally do and we put them up on the last Sunday in November. Baker Ross sent the kids a great bundle of …
Family Night Playing Board Games
family activities
Our family love playing board games. We normally have a family day once a month where we will all play games, have a takeaway and watch a movie. Christmas is when we play more board games than ever. We make a big buffet on boxing day and just spend the day together having fun and playing board games. We also …
Has My Son Got Behaviour Problems?
mental health
Since my youngest son Aaron, started year 1 at school, I have had nothing but behaviour problems with him. Almost, everyday when I go to pick him up from school, one of the teachers wants a word with me. He has either been refusing to do his work, hiding under tables, trying to run off out of school, hurting the …
Our Review of the Kids Parcel
toy - reviews
My youngest two kids where really excited when a parcel arrived address to them both. They couldn’t wait to see what was inside the Kids Parcel, but I made them wait till after tea and Caitlin had to have a bath as she got spaghetti all in her hair. Aaron had to wait very patiently while Caitlin was in the …
Num Noms Series 2 Freezie Pack
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My daughter Caitlin love Num Noms and now has quite the collection. We even got invited to a Num Nom event that was held at Bella Italia back in August. The Num Noms are now in to their second series and this time we got to sample the Freezie Pops Family. This pack contains 5 Num Freezie pops and 2 …
Win a Meadow Kids Toy Bundle
Giveaways
Today I have a lovely giveaway where one lucky reader can win a bundle of toys from Meadow Kids. I have reviewed some of Meadow Kids Stencils and Stamps kits before, and my kids really loved them and also some of their Bath time sticker. Meadow Kids was created 5 years ago in bath with one aim in mind: to carefully …
Having Fun with Baker Ross Autumn & Halloween Crafts
autumn
I have been a Yellow Moon brand ambassador for the last year, but this year I have moved over to their sister company Baker Ross. I am not sure completely what the difference is between these two sites are as things that you order from the Yellow Moon site come in Baker Ross packaging. I will have to find out. …
Playmobil Hospital Range Review #PlaymobilPlayologist
toy - reviews
We received our next bundle of Playmobil goodies. This time they were items from the PLAYMOBIL Hospital range. We got the Emergency Medical Helicopter and Doctor with Child set. I got these items out when the kids where still at school, mainly because I am a big kid and couldn’t wait.     The helicopter was really easy to put …
Project MC2 Bryden’s Speaker doll + giveaway
Giveaways
Have you seen the Netflix series Project MC2? We don’t have Netflix, but my mum does. So Caitlin (6) loves to watch this programme when we go to her house. The TV programme focus on a group of friends that love science, math, technology, art and engineering and love doing cool experiments. There are two new girls that have just …
Kids Films to Watch This Year
family activities
I love watching films. I love all kinds of films apart from westerns. I love kids films and often watch them without my kids. I think 2016 as been a great year for kids films and there have been a lot of fantastic kids films come out this year on both the cinemas and on DVD’s too. So I thought …
Win Robinson Crusoe DVD & Goodies
family activities
  STUDIOCANAL is pleased to announce that the adventurous ROBINSON CRUSOE is coming to 3D + 2D Blu-ray on 26 September, as well as on DVD – which comes with a free pop-up Frisbee! The hit film will also be available digitally from 19 September. To celebrate, we’re giving away 3 x merchandise packs that include a colouring book, character …
Space Themed Maths Puzzle + giveaway
home school & learning
We received this Elementary Maths Space theme jigsaw puzzle to review. This is a puzzle like you have never seen before. As you don’t follow the picture on the box to make it, you can place each piece wherever you want. The idea is to learn your numbers and adding from 1-10. Like you could place three numbers 2 and …