Micro Toy Box Collectibles – Series 1

If you love tiny toys and unboxing toys, you are going to go mad for these incredibly cute and supper detailed mini-toys! Taking some real classics and some of the more contemporary toys and games and shrinking them to minute replicas, the new and super cute Micro Toy Box collectibles let your kids unbox some of the greatest toys ever made and there are over 50 to collect! Each toy is around 2-3cms long and come in their own packaging {Read More}

Gift ideas for 9 year olds

With my eldest turning 9 at the end of the month, and with Christmas (I know I shouldn’t mention it yet!) not too far away either, I thought I’d write a post for some inspiration as I find this age quite tricky to buy for sometimes. So, what sort of things do 9 year olds want? Well, I know mine wants a phone but we have vetoed that until she is 11. So what else is on her mind? All {Read More}

The SnapWatch is a super fun and easy way for your kids to tell the time. As soon as my two saw these, they were chomping at the bit to get them set up and on their wrists. So, the SnapWatch does exactly as the name suggests. It’s a digital, light up watch that snaps on their wrists. This wearable device is able to slap, bend and twist in a way that regular watches aren’t so are brilliantly durable and {Read More}

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Playmobil Family Fun Zoo Playsets

Since my two have been old enough, they have loved their different Playmobil collections. So when we were asked to see what we thought about the new Playmobil Zoo range, they couldn’t wait to open up the boxes and get playing. We were sent the Playmobil Family Fun Orangutans with Tree and Playmobil Family Fun Red Panda Habitat to put through its paces. Orangutans with Tree Playset The Orangutans with Tree playset comes with four orangutans; two adults and two {Read More}

How to make a lockdown birthday special

With another potential ‘lockdown birthday’ coming up for my son (his birthday is the end of March) we are looking at things that we can do to make this lockdown birthday special for him. Turning 6 is a big deal after all. Cake, gifts, friends and family are all up there on the party checklist. However, the thing Benjamin would love more than anything in the world is to see his friends. We just can’t get him this gift in {Read More}

Gifts for the Grown-ups

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.* Although we often don’t need anything at Christmas, it’s still nice to get presents and so here is a little inspiration if you’re finding it difficult to buy for someone this year. Kindle Oasis I have had several Kindles over the years and absolutely love my e-reader. I had stopped using my generation 2 a while ago in {Read More}

Harry Potter Magical Capsules

If you have anyone Harry Potter obsessed in your home, you are going to want to see these spectacular Harry Potter Magical Capsules. These are the newest wizarding world collectables on the market and are super sweet. These collectable figures come housed in a bronze Hogwarts crest – this alone is pretty cool. There are 10 characters to collect in the first series and you’ll definitely want to keep hunting for them all! These are available to buy from Kaptoys.com {Read More}

Geomag Confetti Review and Giveaway!

With everyone staying home for ‘for the foreseeable’ and being tasked with ‘home educating’ two children, when I was offered the change to review the Geomag Confetti 127 piece Kit, I was more than happy to oblige. Not only will it mean I can have a coffee in peace, but it will also be a valuable resource for the children and their learning. We have had some of the larger magnetic building toys before but the Geomag Confetti Set is {Read More}

Precious Gifts Any New Parent Will Love

Being a new parent is the most exciting thing that anyone can have. It is always an experience that friends and family members would want to celebrate together with new parents. However, selecting a gift for a new parent can be a daunting task. The following is a list of gifts that a new parent will love: Photobooks A photo book is one of the best gifts you can purchase for a new parent. There’s nothing precious as preserving the {Read More}

AD Jooki Music and Story Player

We’ve been putting Jooki, the child friendly, screen-free, music and story player through its paces and I am delighted to say, it’s a huge hit. My two absolutely love listening to music and stories and over the years we have tried many different devices to accommodate this but we’ve never found one we really loved, until now. The Jooki combines sturdiness and durability with a funky and easy way to listen to music or stories day or night. And because {Read More}