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}

Luvabella Newborn Doll : Review

If your little one adores babies and dolls, the Luvabella Newborn is going to be the best baby doll they have ever set their eyes on. She is wonderfully soft and as realistic as a toy could be. My 7 year old recently started playing with her dolls again. She stopped for a couple of years and didn’t seem overly interested but just before her birthday, we noticed her playing more and more with her dolls and became really maternal {Read More}

Top Tips to ensure your Christmas gifts aren’t a flop!

Picture the scene, Christmas morning arrives and “Santa’s been!” with gifts nestled under the Christmas tree. The children can’t wait to open their gifts and feverishly rip the wrapping to pieces to find their beloved gift. They are so happy but after 5 minutes, the toy is discarded under some wrapping and the novelty has already worn off. Gutting. There’s no worse feeling than this which is why top toy designers have been in touch with Wicked Uncle to explain {Read More}

Muggles everywhere disappear without warning! Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak

We’ve been lucky enough to spend the half term playing with the new WOW! Stuff Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak and what a treat it’s been. Isabella has really started to get into Harry Potter over the past few months and totally believes in the magic and mystery of the stories. We have just finished reading the second book together and to say she is hooked, is an understatement. So when the Invisibility Cloak arrived, I knew I had to have {Read More}

Hatchimals Royal Snow Ball Pixies : Review

To end the half term, we were lucky enough to be given two of the new Hatchimals Royal Snow Ball Pixies to test out. The children were more than a little excited to say the least! The children love Hatchimals so to be given the chance to try out the new Hatchimals Royal Snow Ball Pixies was a real treat. Predictably, the children couldn’t wait to crack out the egg and hatch their Hatchimals Royal Snow Ball Pixies but I {Read More}

Nestlings Pet : Review

The super cute, super sweet and super snugly Nestlings have arrived just in time for the Christmas market. With Children beginning to write their lists, Nestlings have landed just in time to become a big hit. As soon as both my children set eyes on their new Nestling, they were giddy with excitement to see what it did. Isabella instantly set to cuddling and stroking this cute, fluffy animal and wanted to know exactly how to care for her Nestling. {Read More}