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}

Pop Pop Hair Surprise Review

With Christmas right around the corner, the children have begun to compose their Christmas lists in the form of a long list of ‘I want that … oh and that’ but there are a few things that they have seen that keep popping up on their ‘lists’. Pop Pop Hair Surprise The new Pop Pop Hair Surprise toys are going to be a huge hit this Christmas and the thing I like as a parent are they are multi-functional so {Read More}

Go Glam Nail Stamper : Review

If you have a daughter who is obsessed with painting their nails, then the Go Glam Nail Stamper is a must have for the Christmas lists! Isabella will ask ALL THE TIME if she is allowed to have her nails painted and we often say no because she’s not allowed it at school. However without fail, she will do it every school holiday and occasionally for weekends. Well, when I surprised her with the Go Glam Nail Stamper, I thought {Read More}

Baby Born surprise : Review

With collectible toys becoming ever more popular, it’s no surprise that more are being released. Baby Born Surprise is a sweet addition to the collectible blind bag toys and both my two loved opening theirs to see who they got. The Baby is nestled in a sweet egg shape with a pink Baby Born Surprise embellished swaddle masking the doll inside. It reminds me a bit of a baby being delivered by a stork and the children loved cradling the {Read More}

Dolls Houses Can Help Your Child Develop Skills As Well As Have Fun

Collaborative Post In 2019, we are seeing the demand for technological based games increase. This is a trend which is only likely to grow and grow as the years go on. Nevertheless, it does not mean that traditional toys need to be overlooked. There is still very much a place in our hearts for those toys that have been around for years and years now. One toy which has established itself as a toy here to stay is that of {Read More}