Review: Rutland GTX® Walking Boots from Hotter Shoes

As a family we really enjoy talking long walks and have previous taken family walking holidays with HF Holidays to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. This year the plan was to tackle the Jurassic Coast and to take part in a 13-mile sponsored walk in aid of local charity Julia’s House, which is a local hospice for children with life-limiting conditions. We are still waiting to see if this walk will still be able to take place, but in… Continue Reading “Review: Rutland GTX® Walking Boots from Hotter Shoes”

Eldrador Fantasy Figures from Scheich

Schleich Lava

Kids naturally have fantastic imaginations and the weirder the creature the better. Schleich have created their own fantasy collection: Elrador, which has four worlds of full of fantastical creatures: Lava, Ice, Stone and Water. The monsters of Eldrador are locked in an implacable conflict: their battle for the Superweapon!! On the website, the story starts with the Lava world, which has managed to get hold of the super weapon, giving them an evil power that they can use to rule… Continue Reading “Eldrador Fantasy Figures from Scheich”

Dinosaur Figures from Schleich

Sebby Dinosaur

The kids love of dinosaurs shows no sign of dipping anytime soon. Sebastian dressed up as his favourite dinosaur for World Book Day, Eliza spent her book tokens on fossil books and we have been fossil hunting at both Kimmeridge Bay and taken an expert led fossil walk at Charmouth this year already, with plans to go again once lockdown has ceased. When we were invited to review some Schleich Dinosaurs we jumped at the chance to add to our… Continue Reading “Dinosaur Figures from Schleich”

Review: Baby Annabell Hospital


In light of the current lockdown situation, I have found that the kids are taking part in many more role play activities in the home. Back in February, both Eliza and Sebastian were hospitalised for the first time and being in that situation was both unfamiliar and stressful for them, especially Sebby and they both still talk about their experience. We were invited to review the Baby Annabell Hospital, with Baby Alexander and I thought it would be the perfect… Continue Reading “Review: Baby Annabell Hospital”

Baby Shark Puppet and Easter Hunt Activities

Baby Shark Hamper

If you are the parent of a toddler, pre-schooler or KS1 child, you will be very aware of the global phenomenon that is Baby Shark and back in March last year, we were lucky enough to be invited to review Baby Shark cuddly toys from Wowee. Now, there is a new member of the Baby Shark Family: your favourite Baby Shark is now available as an interactive puppet! We were sent a fabulous Easter Hamper, with a Daddy Shark Puppet,… Continue Reading “Baby Shark Puppet and Easter Hunt Activities”