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”

Review: Trolls World Tour Plush Toys from Posh Paws

Posh Paws Trolls

One of the most eagerly awaited films to come out this year is Trolls World Tour. In an adventure that will take them well beyond what they’ve known before, Poppy and Branch discover that they are but one of six different Troll tribes scattered over six different lands and devoted to six different kinds of music: Funk, Country, Techno, Classical, Pop and Rock. Their world is about to get a lot bigger and a whole lot louder as they attempt… Continue Reading “Review: Trolls World Tour Plush Toys from Posh Paws”

Trolls World Tour Trading Cards and Stickers from Topps

Collectors Tins

The kids are really excited by the launch of Trolls 2 and because of the Coronavirus outbreak, Sky, Virgin, TalkTalk and Amazon will make the movie premiere available to stream on-demand in the UK from the day of release (6th April) at a cost of £15.99. Universal have set the price for on-demand stores and will allow a family to watch the movie for 48 hours, as many times as they want, before it expires. In the film, Poppy and… Continue Reading “Trolls World Tour Trading Cards and Stickers from Topps”

Celebrating British Science Week with Learning Resources

Kidnoculars Extreme

British Science Week takes place between 6th-15th March 2020 and is a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) and there are lots of fun activities for kids to try on the www.britishscienceweek.org website. My kids love doing experiments and finding out about the world around them and our favourite science based toys come from Learning Resources, who design and produce hands-on educational toys, games and learning resources, many of which are in the STEM realm and are… Continue Reading “Celebrating British Science Week with Learning Resources”

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Where’s Spot?

Spot the Dog

Introducing children to reading at an early age helps to give them a real passion for books when they get older. When you read to babies, your baby hears you using many different emotions and expressive sounds which helps to support social and emotional development. Reading books and talking to babies helps them to build language skills by copying sounds, recognising pictures, and learning words and as they get older and more vocal, it will encourage your baby to look,… Continue Reading “Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Where’s Spot?”