Tag Archive: Play

Mar 30

Meccano Motorcycle Set Review

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I remember playing with Meccano when I was growing up and I love that it is still available now, I really like it when the kids play with something that I know from my childhood. We were sent the 5 in 1 Motorcycle Set to have a look at and Monkey couldn’t wait to get …

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Feb 25

Review of Fairy Flowerpot

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Both Monkey and Mouse love the outdoors and nature but recently we have not had as much opportunity to get out and about as we normally would like. A perfect time I think to give the ‘Fairy Flowerpot’ from Interplay a test run! Within the set you get the flowerpot and the fairy, along with a …

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Jan 04

Bye Bye 2016

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Another year ended and so much has changed, things have happened (not all good), lots of well-known people have passed on and the kids have got older. My blog has suffered as some things I wanted to blog about I couldn’t and other times things impacted me and I had major writers block. I was …

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Nov 23

Review of Bellz

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We love games, board games, video games, even made up games; especially this time of year when it is darker in the evening and we just want to cosy down each night with something fun. We were very happy to add Bellz from Spinmaster to our collection and give it a test run!When the game arrived the kids …

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Nov 18

Photos of Furby #FurbyFriday

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We have been really lucky that we have had a Furby Friend with us over the past few weeks, to be fair I haven’t seen him much – he has been off with Monkey and Mouse having fun. Monkey particularly has taken to him and has been doing all sorts with him, I will do …

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Nov 02

Brightlings Review

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Mouse (like many other children I guess) has a biggish collection of dolls that seems to be ever increasing, She loves her dolls and loves to have more dolls when she finds something a little different from the ones she has. Brightlings are interactive Plush dolls that sing and talk, they come in three colours (Pink, …

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Nov 01

Airhogs Remote Control Thunderbird 2 – Review

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3…..2……..1……..Thunderbirds are go!! Thunderbirds are a classic, something that our parents, Daddy and I and now the kids have all experienced and enjoyed within our child hoods! Of course, they have changed in their look but ultimately it is the Thunderbirds and they are fantastic! The Airhogs Remote Control Thunderbird 2 arrived in the house …

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Oct 21

Review of the Harmonica Set from RainbowColours.com

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You may have read our review of the Giant Piano Mat from RainbowColours.com and heard about how we loved it, well this is the second set we have tried from RainbowColours.com – the Harmonica Set! Within the set you receive a Metal 4 hole harmonica in the key of C, Harmonica Case, the Rainbow Colours book and 4 …

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Oct 18

Pencil Pets Puppies Review

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The Monkey and the Mouse love all things creative, they really like to make new things!  They also seem to have a hobby of collecting pens and pencils!  With this is mind it seems that the Craftbox Pencil Pets Puppies from Interplay may be perfect for them!The idea is that you can personalise your pencil …

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Sep 01

Minnie Mouse Fashion Doll Review

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My daughter has had the nickname ‘Mouse’ since she was born and has had a love of Minnie Mouse for nearly as long. She is always on the lookout for Minnie Mouse to add to her collection and so was more than excited when the brand new Minnie Mouse Fashion Doll (from IMC toys) arrived …

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