Staccups Game Review + Giveaway
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Staccups from University Games is another great game we have just added to our collection. This is a fast hand to eye co-ordination game. And you must be quick if you want to win. The aim of the game is to be the first one to get rid of all their cups by stacking them up. But the catch is …
Fab Lab Sets Review + Giveaway
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The other week we were sent out three great sets from Fab Lab. The sets we got were nail Art, Glitter Tattoos and Hairlights. I let my daughter Caitlin(8), choose two sets to try out. The other one I am using for a giveaway. She chose the Nail Art and Hairlights sets, so the Glitter Tattoos are up for grabs …
Fun with Playmobil Easter Eggs
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  As you may know, we are big fans of Playmobil in our house. And we have quite a few sets now. In fact both Caitlin and Aaron have a big massive tub each just for their Playmobil toys. With Easter just a few week away, we were sent out two of their Easter Eggs. There are currently 4 different …
Our Review of Fuzzikins Dozy Dogs Set + Giveaway
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One of the activities we did through the half term was this Fuzzikins Dozy Dogs Set. The set contains 3 plain white dogs in three different sizes, along with the felt tip pens to colour them in any how you like. They also each a a felt bed to make up and decorate with matching sleep mask. You can also …
Ticket To Ride : Europe Game Review #BoardGameClub
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For our next game sent to us as part of being a Blogger Board Game Club member, we got to play with Ticket to Ride Europe. I expect that this is similar to the original Ticket to Ride except that this one is based on European cities. The aim of this game is to claim as many routes connecting two …
The New LOL Surprise Confetti Pop!
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  My daughter Caitlin is a big fan of the LOL Surprise toys, which is not surprising really at they was the number one best-selling toy of 2017. Today, (14th February) is the day the brand new LOL Surprise series 3 hits the shop. And this one has 9 layers, instead of the usual 7 layers to unwrap. The Confetti …
LOL Surprise Pet Review
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A few days before Christmas my daughter, Caitlin, received a lovely surprise. The surprise was a LOL Surprise Pet to unbox. She loves watching all the toy unboxing videos on YouTube and loves to make them herself. She already has a LOL Surprise and a LOL Surprise Lil Sister but this one is her first pet. Watch the video below. …
Disney’s Guess The Film Game Review + Giveaway
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We love games in this house, as you may know from all my other game reviews posts and we are always happy to try out new games. I have been sent a new game from Disneys to try out with the kids. It’s called Guess The Film, and you have to try to guess the Disney film by opening little …
LOL Surprise Lil Sisters Doll
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A few months back my little girl got to review and unwrap a LOL Surprise. She has now also had the chance to do the same with one of the Lil Sisters – LOL dolls. The little sister dolls are slightly smaller balls with 5 layers to unwrap instead of the 7 Layers which the mail dolls have. you can …
Cortex Challenge Game Review #BoardGameClub
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Cortex Challenge is the second game we have received as part of being a Board Game Club blogger. You can see our review of the first game we received here. Cortex Challenge is suitable for ages 8+ and for 2-6 players. The aim of the game is to be the first player to collect all their brain pieces, and you …
Meet Boris the Fingerling – The New Cute Monkey Toy
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Fingerlings are little baby monkeys that you can look after and are set to be a trending Christmas toy this year. We received the blue one called Boris to play with. Aaron (6) just loves things like this and he has fallen in love with Boris. Aaron love to cuddle Boris and rock him to sleep. He keeps him hung …
Having Fun with Num Noms Series 4
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Num Noms are taking over my house!! My daughter received a few packs from the new series 4 a few weeks ago and also some series 2.1 light up Num Noms. She now has well over 100 and she still wants more. She is Num Noms mad. I am always finding them over the house when I tidy up, as …
Introducing Playmobil Dragons Range
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Today – 18th August 2017 – see’s the new release of Playmobil’s new Dragons range. The How to Train Your Dragon range is Playmobil’s second range of licensed products with the first being the Ghostbuster range that was released earlier this year. My little Boy, Aaron, was really excited about this new Playmobil Dragons range and couldn’t wait to open …
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 …
LOL Surprise Doll Review + Giveaway
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LOL Surprise dolls come in a ball that has 7 layers and you have to unwrap each layer to get a surprise. In the first layer there is secret message, then the second layer is some cute collectable stickers, third layer is a water bottle, next is some shoes, then the outfit, then comes the accessories and layer 7 is …