Review: PuroBasic Volume Limiting Wired Headphones for Children

Headphones

Lockdown with the kids has been interesting. The kids tech has been a lifesaver, for both homework and entertainment, but three kids watching / listening to different things on their tablets is rather irritating. We were invited to review the PuroBasic Volume Limiting Wired Headphones which have been designed especially for children. Unlike most headphones the PuroBasic are volume limited to 85dB to help protect children’s hearing. Over time listening to music too loud can damage their eardrums and can… Continue Reading “Review: PuroBasic Volume Limiting Wired Headphones for Children”

Finding outdoor activities to do with the kids with The Beach Book

Beach Book

You don’t need to live right on the water’s edge to have fun at the beach! We were invited to review the Beach Book, which is all about finding wild places at the seaside, as well as by lakes and rivers and making the most of opportunities to explore and enjoy all these places have to offer. The book gives plenty of ideas of fun activities to keep the kids, and adults entertained. I gave the kids the book to… Continue Reading “Finding outdoor activities to do with the kids with The Beach Book”

Review: Geomag Mechanics Magnetic Race Track Set

Geomag Mechanics

Homeschooling is starting to get repetitive now, with an emphasis on the core subjects of Maths and English. We have been itching for some scientific fun in our house, so when we were offered the Geomag Mechanics Magnetic Race Track Set to review, we could not wait to get building this unique, exciting and educational toy. The system is made up of magnetic rods, steel spheres and elements of different shapes such as cylinders and modular parts which will provide… Continue Reading “Review: Geomag Mechanics Magnetic Race Track Set”

Outdoor Fun with Wicked Vision Toys

Mega Bounce Ball

Keeping the kids active can be a real challenge at any time, but has been especially difficult during the lockdown period, with access to outdoor spaces and parks restricted. Once homeschooling is over, my kids are normally keen to get on their games consoles and play with their friends and would stay there for the majority of the day given half a chance. One thing that gets them moving for a walk is the promise of taking a ball or… Continue Reading “Outdoor Fun with Wicked Vision Toys”

5 Toys for kids that will never go out of style

Cycling

Finding the perfect present for special occasions can be hard at the best of times. With more choice than ever, it can be a struggle to find the right gift that will resonate with your child. But, the fundamentals of play still exist. Sometimes, it’s best not to overthink it and go with a present that has never gone out of style. In this post, we’ll share top toys for kids that have been around forever, but still are a… Continue Reading “5 Toys for kids that will never go out of style”