Balloon modelling with Oonies


The kids have been fascinated with balloon modelling for as long as I remember and one of our annual highlights is watching Dr Balloonman at one of his Christmas shows. At Camp Bestival, they also enjoyed watching the Balloonatic Science Show and Isaac was even pulled up on stage to make his own balloon animal. Now kids can make their own balloon creations with Oonies and we were sent the Oonies Inflator Starter Pack to review. Oonies are the inflatable… Continue Reading “Balloon modelling with Oonies”

Baby Huggles Changing Mat Set

Casdon Changing Bag

Having a new baby brother, or sister, can be a challenge for any older sibling. Keeping them involved in day to day activities can be the key. I remember Eliza fetching nappies and baby wipes for me when Sebby was a baby, or mimicking what I was doing by changing her dolls as I changed Sebby. Now your child can keep dolly dry and clean in style, with the Baby Huggles Changing Mat set from Casdon. This cute set comprises… Continue Reading “Baby Huggles Changing Mat Set”

Back to School with Sambro

Batman Backpack

Can you believe that Sebastian starts school in September? He has been at the school nursery for the last year, so it doesn’t seem quite such a big jump, however, instead of his white polo shirt he will be joining Isaac and Eliza by wearing a shirt and tie. There are still a couple of important decisions to make though. He will be staying at school all day for the first time which requires a new lunchbox, waterbottle and that… Continue Reading “Back to School with Sambro”

LEGO Compatible Sticky Brick Tape Review

Sticky Brick Tape

Are your kids LEGO mad? A love of LEGO has been passed down through all of my children and I have fond memories of Callan hanging all his Star Wars LEGO creations from the bedroom ceiling, whereas Kian and Isaac have shelving to display theirs. Isaac is my latest child to go LEGO crazy and has his Dr Who and Ghostbusters sets on display on his bedroom on box shelves which look really effective. I was sent some Sticky Brick… Continue Reading “LEGO Compatible Sticky Brick Tape Review”

What we are watching on Netflix!

Being the parent of 20 somethings and teens, we are quite up together on technology and new things, but I have to admit we were very late to the Netflix party. We finally discovered it at the beginning of last year after hearing rave reviews about Orange is the New Black and we haven’t looked back since. We even made the decision to ditch our Virgin TV package. I am stupidly excited that we have been asked to be part… Continue Reading “What we are watching on Netflix!”