Category: Reviews

Kids Parcel Review & Giveaway

We have had an exciting delivery here, a mystery box has arrived from Kids Parcel addressed to Boo and Little Man… How exciting?! Kids Parcel offer 5 different boxes, Boys Mystery Box, Girls Mystery Box, Kids Mystery Box, Disney Kids Mystery Box and Star Wars Kids Mystery Box, all currently …

Crazy Claw Review & Giveaway

We have received a new game from Drumond Park, brand new Crazy Claw…. The action-packed game of boiling balls and grabbing claws. Everyone knows the excitement of the arcade game: now find the right Toy Tokens in the bubbling balls and you win! While one player is the clawmaster, everyone …

Preparing for School with Reading Eggs

My Little Man has just turned four years old and so he is now in his pre-school year. He attends nursery for two days a week and then on our three days together we like to mix up imaginary play, trips out and about with short bursts or phonics and …

Countdown Review & Giveaway

We have been playing the Countdown board game, so today I’ll share our thoughts on it with a review, along with offering one of you the chance to win a copy… Countdown is one of the longest-running and most iconic quiz shows on British television.With its distinctive music and compulsive game-play, the …

So is it as Easy as Riding a Bike?

I wrote a couple of weeks ago sharing the news that I am getting back on the saddle, after many, many years. The team at Halfords have supplied me with a brand new bike to see how I get on with cycling again after all of these years. I have …

Brilliant Educational Toys for Preschoolers

With Little Man about to go into his preschool year at nursery, I am thinking about ways in which I can support him and get him ready for school next year. I want him to be off to a good start there, simply because I think that if the basics …

Great Pre-School Books from Salariya

Little Man has been lucky enough to receive a few books from the Salariya book company, so today I’ll introduce them to you along with giving one of you the chance to win all three of them… He has received: Mixed-Up Robots This spiral-bound flip-book lets children have hours of …

Young HoneyTree Stationery Review & Giveaway

A couple of weeks ago I shared with you a package full of paper gorgeousness in my HoneyTree Post Review and Giveaway (the give away is still running, by the way!) and I promised that I would bring you more. Well, that day has arrived. Today I am sharing with …

Adidas Neo Trainers Review

The children have received some new trainers from Brantano, so let me tell you a little about them… For Little Man (who I have to say is not so little any more and seems to have huge feet) I chose the Adidas Advantage Vst Casual Trainers. Bright blue with a yellow …

Disney Charades Review & Giveaway

We have been having fun playing a new game, Disney Charades, so today I’m sharing our review of it, along with offering one of you the chance to win a copy… Mime completely crazy Disney characters in Disney Charades! Are you ready to laugh? Draw an ‘I am’ card and …

Fun & Educational Children’s Books

Boo’s been very happy to receive a few books from the Salariya book company, so today I want to share a little about them with you, along with giving one of you the chance to win all three of them… She has received: You Wouldn’t Want To Be A Victorian …

HoneyTree Post Review & Giveaway

I have got a treat for you today! I have received a stationery subscription box from HoneyTree Post and I am bursting to show it to you, along with giving you the chance to win one. My box is from The Stationery Lovers Club, so let me tell you a little …

Mysteries in Time Review

I spotted Mysteries in Time on Twitter recently and it immediately grabbed my attention. With a daughter with a thirst for knowledge, me as a history student, and both of us loving books, activities and exciting post, it seemed to be right up our street. I’m pleased to say that I …

Stargazing with Nancy B’s Science Club Moon Scope

My daughter has had just one thing on her birthday wishlist all year now. A telescope. Having covered the solar system at school, she has become fascinated by the idea of seeing the stars and the moon up close, as well as taking a good look at the nature and …

The Slumberdown Fresh & Healthy Range

My daughter has become obsessed with dust mites. Yes, it’s a strange one. You see I made the mistake of telling her that they exist and now she fears that they are everywhere around her. Why was I even foolish enough to tell her about them? Well, we’ve been sent …

Glow Art Board Review & Giveaway

When I was contacted to review a Glow Art board, my interest was immediately piqued. It’s a transparent neon effect board that allows kids to draw, trace and colour anything they want at any time. I had not see them before, but as I have a creative 6 year old …

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