Botley the coding robot – Review

Botley the Coding Robot

Back in October we visited the Bournemouth BFX Festival which is a week-long event designed to celebrate visual effects, animation and games to inspire the next generation of talent and share the latest knowledge. As part of the festival, they held a family weekend event, which had things for all ages to enjoy, including talks and presentations, animation and coding workshops, the chance to try out the latest technology and even act against a green screen. Being a bit older,… Continue Reading “Botley the coding robot – Review”

Getting Sorted!!

If you have ever visited Warner Bros Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter, you will know that you can climb onboard the Hogwarts Express, push a trolley through Platform 9¾, learning how to cast spells and even fly on a Nimbus 2000 broomstick, but there is one thing missing…….. You don’t get sorted into a house! It has always been a dream to be sorted into a Hogwarts House and at BlogOn in September, I was introduced to the Harry… Continue Reading “Getting Sorted!!”

All I want for Christmas is a silent night

White Company

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. For parents of a new born a silent night takes on a whole new meaning. Around 170,000 babies are born on Christmas Day and the average baby sleeps between 8 to 18 hours a day. However for babies with colic, a condition which affects 1 in 5 babies, getting to sleep is more problematic. Infant Colic is defined as when a… Continue Reading “All I want for Christmas is a silent night”

An evening at Coral Reef Waterworld with Zoggs

Batman Hat

My kids love swimming and have been swimming since they were babies. Both Isaac and Eliza now swim with Swim Bournemouth swimming club, where they both train 4 hours a week each, so having swimwear that will withstand the pool conditions and keeps looking good is vital for us. We are big fans of Zoggs swimwear and accessories which include goggles, learning aids and training accessories, all made to stand up to the Australian sun, sea and swimming pools. Last… Continue Reading “An evening at Coral Reef Waterworld with Zoggs”