Receive personal message from Father Christmas with Portable North Pole

Now that Halloween and Bonfire Night are behind us, the countdown to Christmas has officially started in our house. That also means that the threat of being good for Father Christmas will soon be coming into play (if I need it). We have been fans of Portable North Pole (PNP) for a few years. If you have not heard of it, it is the original Santa messaging service that globally has send over 220 million messages since its creation in… Continue Reading “Receive personal message from Father Christmas with Portable North Pole”

Dinosaur Train: Paint and Match Review

Dino Train

Sebastian is dinosaur mad and one of his favourite TV shows is Dinosaur Train which teaches him about natural science, natural history and paleontology. The TV series features Buddy, a preschool-aged Tyrannosaurus Rex, and his adoptive Pteranodon family travelling on a special train to meet all kinds of dinosaurs and explore the world inhabited by these amazing creatures. Now there is a new app based on the popular Dinosaur Train TV Series from the Jim Henson company, Kuato Studios bring… Continue Reading “Dinosaur Train: Paint and Match Review”

The new Kinfo App – helping busy Parents on the Go!


Kinfo helps parents to share recommendations about kids activities anywhere, anytime. Kinfo is a free app, currently only available on iOS, designed by a busy mum of 3 to help you instantly discover a selection of activities that other kids have enjoyed and which parents are happy to share. It is really easy to use, you can: recommend days out or activities that you have enjoyed recommend books, films and crafts ‘like’ recommendations follow parents whose recommendations you like search… Continue Reading “The new Kinfo App – helping busy Parents on the Go!”

BBC launches new exam revision app for UK teenagers


As Kian, his classmates and thousands of teenagers prepare for their GCSE and Scottish National/Higher exams, BBC Learning has launched a free app delivering Bitesize revision flashcards direct to smartphones. I don’t know about you but I am sure the kids are being pushed much harder for results than we ever were. Kian has had to attend revision sessions at school over the Easter holidays and next week they are keeping him at school until 5.30pm for extra revision sessions.… Continue Reading “BBC launches new exam revision app for UK teenagers”

Have you seen the light?


Until now smart home technology has been complex and expensive. The UK’s fastest growing provider, LightwaveRF is different.  Now you can enjoy all the benefits of a seamless, wireless system at a price you can afford. You can start from just £26.99, as the LightwaveRF Three Pack Remote gives all the benefits of remote control without any rewiring at all. Just plug them into an existing standard socket to provide instant control, grouping, dimming and mood lighting. Add the Lightwave… Continue Reading “Have you seen the light?”