Exploring STEM Subjects in the Home

*Collaborative Post* As a parent, you might have spotted the word STEM appearing from time to time, without actually understanding what it really means. STEM is basically an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths; four crucial subjects with regards to your child’s education. STEM subjects provide children with a range of key life skills that they can transfer through different aspects of their life, from solving problems to thinking critically. In addition, children who have a deeper interest in {Read More}

Christmas Gift Guide for 5 – 9 year olds

*We were given some of these toys for the purpose of this gift guide, however, all thoughs and opinions are my own. All gifted items will be marked with an asterisk * With most children I know at this age, they are still very much into creative toys as well as toys which they can use their imagination to explore. So here are a few of our top buys this Christmas. Creative The Style 4 Ever DIY Unicorn * will be {Read More}

Strictly Briks Baseplates Review

If you have kids who love construction, they will love these Strictly Briks Baseplates. Whether you have construction enthusiasts who just like to get creative and build amazing masterpieces, or your children who like to follow the instructions to the letter or even those who prefer to make structures to use with other toys, the Strictly Brik Baseplates have it covered. We have been testing out a couple of their products and have to say the quality is great. I {Read More}

Project Mc2 Pixel Purse : Review

Isabella has become increasingly interested in more STEM subjects of late, and has been given the opportunity to test some toys with a STEM focus. A few weeks ago, she reviewed the Project Mc2 Ultimate Spy Bag and absolutely loves it. Now she’s been given the chance to review the Project Mc2 Pixel Purse and has loved every second of this too. The Pixel Purse is a great concept for a toy and comes from the hugely popular Netflix series {Read More}