Math Builder Game Review
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My kids love maths, especially my boys. They are both in the top sets at school for maths. And has we love to play games I thought this Math Builder game would be fun to try out. It’s basically like scrabble but with numbers. It’s suitable for 2-5 players and you each have to take it in turns to make …
Snow Queen & Birthday Girl Lottie Dolls Review & Giveaway
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My daughter Caitlin has a few Lottie dolls already and she loves them, so she was pretty excited when she was asked if she would like to choose two more Lottie dolls to review. She picked Snow Queen and Birthday Girl Sophia, along with the blue velvet outfit.     About Lottie “Our vision, when we first created Lottie, was …
Timeline Game Review – #BoardGameClub
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Me and my family love playing board games so I was quite excited when I was asked if I would like to be apart of the Board Game Club. Each month for the next 12 months, we will receive a different board game to play and try out. Our first game for July is Timeline : British History.   I …
Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook Review
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Caitlin was really excited to receive this Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook. She already has two of the Project MC2 dolls and she couldn’t wait to see what this had to offer.     The Spy Notebook The notebook is made from plastic and has space to hold a smart phone. It comes with a project MC2 nerdy bracelet that …
Animals at Home Game Review + Giveaway
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This beautiful brand new Animals at Home game is released today (17th July) by Laurence King. I really love their games and books, they are perfect for both kids and adults . This Animals at Home game is suitable for toddlers and young children. It contains 27 animals card that you have to match to the correct card with the …
Lego Elves Set Review & Giveaway
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Me and my kids are big fans of Lego. I used to love playing with it when I was younger but I didn’t have much of my own, so I used to love playing with my friends sets. I have bought my kids a lot of different sets from the basic blocks starter set to some really great Pirates of …
Num Noms Series 3 Review
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If you are a regular reader of my blog you will know that my daughter Caitlin (7) is a big fan of Num Noms. She now has quite the collection. We even got to go to a Num Noms Event held at Bella Italia which was really fun. Series 3 of Num Noms was released last Boxing Day and soon …
Orchard Toys Little Bug Bingo Game Review + giveaway
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I have always been a fan of Orchard Toys. They have some really great games for younger kids and we own quite a few of them. We have just been sent out Little Bug Bingo to play with. This is from their mini games range and is suitable for children aged 3-6 years. My youngest two kids are 6 and …
Splashlings – An Ocean Full of Friends Review & Giveaway
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Splashlings are set to be the must have toy this summer. Splashlings are tiny mermaids and ocean friends that you can collect and play with. There are over 100 different Splashlings to collect. We got to try out one of the playsets ‘The Medical Clinic’ along with a Splashlings Mermaid & Friends 12 pack.     You can see us …
Baby Born Puppy Doodle Review
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Meet our newest addition to our family. His name is Snowy and he is a cute little puppy from the Baby Born range by Zapf Creation. I have just seen on the website that this Baby Born Puppy Doodle real name is ‘Charlie’ so my daughter will not be happy about that. ‘Snowy’ comes with a bone, a feeding bottle …
New Playmobil Ghostbusters Range Review
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Introducing the new Playmobil Ghostbusters range! Playmobil have just released their very first licensed product range and it’s none other than Ghostbusters! As Playmobil are a top manufacturer within preschool toys, it’s no surprise that this new range went down well with my kids. Playmobil as always been one of my kids top toys to play with (and mine) and the …
Magic Tracks with Motorised Car Review
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My youngest boy loves playing with his cars, so when we was sent this Magic Tracks set to review, I knew start away he would love it. I wasn’t wrong. As soon as he saw it he couldn’t wait to get started building his very own track. And the great thing about this track is that all pieces are flexible …
Playmobil Pony Farm from the Country Range Review
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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 …
Match A Track Game Review + Giveaway
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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
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  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
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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 …
Num Noms Series 3 is in Shops Today! #UnBoxingDay
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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 …
Playmobil Advent Calendar ‘Christmas on the Farm’ Review
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You might have heard me say loads of time by now how much I love Playmobil. And as part of being a #PlaymobilPlayologist we was sent out one of their amazing fun advent calendars to review. There is nothing better than an advent calendar to open up everyday to get you in the mood for Christmas and this one is …
Our Review of the Kids Parcel
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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 …
Playmobil Hospital Range Review #PlaymobilPlayologist
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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 …
Lalaloopsy Glitter Hair Dough Review + giveaway
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Today I am sharing with our review of the new Lalaloopsy Glitter Hair Dough. We have reviewed the Lalaloopsy Minis Style and Swap and also the Lalaloopsy Tinies. Out of them two my daughter, Caitlin (6) preferred the Tinies, as she loves collecting things. But after trying this out, she said this is now her favourite Lalaloopsy item. This is a …
Project MC2 Bryden’s Speaker doll + giveaway
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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 …
Space Themed Maths Puzzle + giveaway
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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 …
Personalised Plush Disney Princess Doll + giveaway
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My little girl, Caitlin (6), is obsessed with princesses. She loves watching films about them, reading books, playing with dolls of them and dressing up like them too. Her favourite princess is Cinderella. She once watched the film 4 times in a row, because she loves her that much. So when I saw that I Just Love It sold Personalised …