Snot: The Toy No-One Wanted!!


Have you met the star of the Smyths toys Christmas advert, this years most not-wanted toy! Meet Snot. Snot’s story begins following as the toy that no-one wanted, a factory line error, cast out and alone as he wandered through the streets looking for a place to call home. Though he encounters a series of misfortunate events on his travels, including being chased by a 50ft monster, Snot ends up saving the day and finds a home in the aisles… Continue Reading “Snot: The Toy No-One Wanted!!”

A Star Wars themed weekend at Winchester Science Centre

The boys love all things Star Wars, so when I saw that the Science of Star Wars was coming to Winchester Science Centre I knew they would love it. There were two events happening over the weekend and the first was obvious as soon as we walked through the door dressed in our best Jedi robes, as the Rebel Legion came into sight. The Rebel Legion are a costume club of Lucasfilm Limited and Disney and raise money for various… Continue Reading “A Star Wars themed weekend at Winchester Science Centre”

Shimmer & Shine Magic Flying Carpet

Shimmer and Shine

It’s Shimmer and Shine Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh-oh-oh Two of a kind Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh-oh-oh Boom Zahramay Sorry, you are singing the theme tune now aren’t you? If you are not familiar with Shimmer and Shine, they are genies-in-training who grant wishes for their best friend Leah. Shimmer and Shine is a TV series on Nick Jr and Channel 5 which shows that although their wishes don’t always go as smoothly as they plan, they always manage to put things right… Continue Reading “Shimmer & Shine Magic Flying Carpet”

BISSELL StainPro 12 Carpet Cleaner Review

Bissell StainPro 12

We have just been through a three week period of child illness in this house and safe to say our carpets took a bit of a battering. There is nothing worse than a bout of illness to make your carpets smell anything less than fresh and if you are anything like me you probably disinfect everything too, to try and stop the bug from spreading. Thankfully Bissell came to my rescue and sent me the BISSELL StainPro 12 to review.… Continue Reading “BISSELL StainPro 12 Carpet Cleaner Review”