Yesterday Sebastian turned four! Four! I cannot quite believe it. It only feels like yesterday when he was plucked from my tummy by an emergency c-section after giving us a bit of a scare and has been making his presence felt ever since! Sebby is still my chilled-out boy, although he is more than capable of holding his own against his brothers and sisters and is doing brilliantly at pre-school. Sebastian is dinosaur mad and for his birthday we had… Continue Reading “Four!”

Creating a playroom for the children


Making a space that is just for your children can give them an area that allows them to explore their creativity and help keep kid-friendly items in a place separate from the main living areas. A playroom can provide a flexible space that is dedicated to your kids as their interests change over time. It is also a place that does not have to be perfectly clean and tidy to serve as a room for adult guests. As a parent,… Continue Reading “Creating a playroom for the children”

Unboxing new Hatchimals CollEGGtibles


Back in December, Hatchimals were ‘THE’ toy that everyone wanted to find in their Christmas stocking and we welcomed our very own Hatchimal into the family. Following on from the craze are the more affordable Hatchimals CollEGGtibles who live in a hidden land called Hatchtopia. Hatchimals CollEGGtibles come inside small, speckled eggs and like their larger friends need your nurturing touch to hatch. Firstly, you can identify your egg’s family by matching up its speckles to the Collectors list. Then,… Continue Reading “Unboxing new Hatchimals CollEGGtibles”

Pinypon Tales House Playset Review

Pinypon Fairytales

Back in March last year I introduced Eliza to Bandai’s range of collectable and customisable dolls – Pinypon. The Pinypon dolls have really stood the test of time and are one of her favourite toys as the small plastic dolls can be customised with the latest accessories and hair styles giving them a completely unique look every time. Over the Easter holidays we were sent the Tales House playset to review, the perfect home for all your Fairy Tales Characters. The… Continue Reading “Pinypon Tales House Playset Review”

#Win a set of Thumb Chucks, the latest craze from Zing Toys


Taking social media by storm, Thumb Chucks are the hottest skill toy to be seen with. Massively addictive, Thumb Chucks from Zing Toys are easy to learn, but challenging to master. Impossible to put down until the next new trick is mastered, they light up and come in a range of cool colours. Mastering tricks and uploading your videos online unlocks new coloured, interchangeable belts that players can use to flaunt their skill status. Players upload and showcase tricks with special effects… Continue Reading “#Win a set of Thumb Chucks, the latest craze from Zing Toys”