Category: Give-Aways

Introducing Num Noms!

Today I’m excited to be sharing with you all about Num Noms, as they launch here in the UK, after causing a sensation over in the US. Num Noms are scented food related collectibles which appear in the form of mini lip glosses and motorised characters. Take a Num, the …

Who Finds It First? Game Review & Giveaway

When The Present Finder got in touch offering us the chance to review their Who Finds It First? game I knew it was one for us. Developed in Denmark, this delightfully simple family board game is Exclusive to the Present Finder. It is very easy to learn – using four …

Amazing! Magazine Review & Giveaway

This week, Boo has received a couple of copies of Amazing! magazine to review… It’s designed for boys and girls aged 7+ and it covers most subjects such as Maths, English, Science, History, Geography Arts, and lots more. We take things that children actually like reading about such as zombies, …

Win Zootropolis Toys!

I’ve teamed up with TOMY toys to offer 1 lucky child the chance to win a Zootropolis toy bundle, designed to let kids recreate specific scenes and events from the film, truly bringing it to life. From the studio that brought the smash hits Frozen, and Big Hero 6, Zootropolis …

‘5 Second Rule’ Review & Giveaway

We’ve recently been sent a new game to play, thanks to University Games. We’ve been giving 5 Second Rule a go… The game of Quick Thinking and Fast Talking! It should be easy to name 3 breeds of dog; but can you do it under the pressure of 5 seconds …

Win a Frozen Aquadoodle with TOMY

We’ve been enjoying a new creative toy here, thanks to the team at TOMY. We have received a Classic Aquadoodle, so have been putting it to the test. The Aquadoodle arrives in a box with the mat and the pen. There is no need to assemble anything, get batteries or …

Win a £100 VISA Gift Card with DC Super Hero Girls

I live in a super hero-loving household. My son will play and talk super heroes all day long, and when his big sister’s at home, they will both be at it. In fact, just today they were having a lengthy discussion on whether Batman would beat Hulk in a fight …

A Star Wars World Book Day

To celebrate World Book Day we are taking part in a Star Wars blog tour with Egmont. Egmont have just released new titles, brilliantly timed for World Book Day and all so very tempting and thrilling for my son. There are the new Star Wars: Adventures in Wild Space titles, …

A Nature Walk, Thanks To My Polar Loop 2

Earlier today I wrote about a lovely nature walk, thanks to my Polar Loop 2, and promised you the chance to win one. Well, here it is, you lucky people! I’m delighted to be able to offer one of my readers the chance to win a Polar Loop 2 and …

Win ‘The Children’s Garden’

We’ve recently been sent a copy of The Children’s Garden: Loads of Things to Make & Grow by Matthew Appleby. It is packed full of fun ideas and projects for getting the kids involved outside, and even inside during the colder months with gardening-inspired activities. A garden can be a …

Numberbundle Review & Giveaway

Today I’d like to introduce you to Numberbundle. Numberbundles are mathematical activity boxes supporting the Early Years Foundation Stage and National Curriculum for children aged 3-7. They give you a comprehensive toolkit that includes the materials and discussion points you need to introduce and expand on the major themes from …

Peace Of Mind: A Book of Calm for Busy Mums

I’ve been fortunate to receive a new book by Georgina Rodgers, Peace of Mind: A Book of Calm for Busy Mums. I’ve been reading about Mindfulness and Slow-Living lately, so this book was well-timed for me and welcome. I wrote earlier this year about how the Christmas break allowed me …

Win A Brilliant Preschool Book Bundle

We have been lucky to receive a rather gorgeous bundle of preschool books from DK. We’ve shared our thoughts on some other DK preschool books before, and as we like those ones so much, I knew this would be a treat. Both of the children were so excited when the …

May The Force Be With You

A few weeks ago I brought you details of a few of Egmont’s current Star Wars books, and today I’m delighted to be bringing you even more, thanks Egmont! The Reading Residence is most definitely a Star Wars household. The Husband grew up loving it, and now with Little Man’s …

Peppa’s Christmas Post Blog Tour

Today I’m talking about that loveable pink pig, Peppa, and Christmas cheer. We’re taking part in Ladybird Books blog tour, celebrating their new title, Peppa’s Post. Peppa and her friends are organising a festive pantomime and need to write bundles of letters to everyone in the village, so that people …

Scaramanga Journals & Stationery Chest & There’s A Giveaway!

You know sometimes you browse a shop or website and you just know that it’s perfect for you? The kind of place where you find yourself wanting pretty much the entire range, and one in every type and colour? Well, that’s what happened to me with Scaramanga when they got in …

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