My Mermaid Lagoon Review

Eliza loves mermaids! In fact she kept asking for a mermaid tail so my friend crocheted her a blanket one, although I think she wants one she can wear in a swimming pool. We were sent My Mermaid Lagoon from Interplay to review and Eliza could not wait to create her very own underwater world. In the box you get glittery magic sand, corals, shells and other accessories to create an enchanting ‘under-the-sea’ scene in a beautiful bottle with a… Continue Reading “My Mermaid Lagoon Review”

Craftbox Mermaid Charm Jewellery Review

Mermaid Jewellery

Eliza is getting more and more confident in her crafting and loves to design and make things, bringing things home on an almost daily basis from school, clubs and Rainbows. We were sent the Craftbox Mermaid Charm Jewellery Set from Interplay and she could not wait to get stuck in. The kit contains everything you need to make gorgeous mermaid charm jewellery and contains over 300 individual pieces including 12 beautifully designed mermaid themed charms. Eliza loved choosing her charms… Continue Reading “Craftbox Mermaid Charm Jewellery Review”

My Top 5 Alternative Easter Gifts for Kids


Just walk into any supermarket and you are bombarded with shelf upon shelf of chocolate treats all ready and waiting for Easter. In our family we avoid Easter Eggs, although the kids receive them from friends and family so they do get a couple to enjoy. Instead we buy them a little gift, usually toys or clothing, depending what they want or need. Easter is the perfect time to teach children all about new life, why things grow and getting… Continue Reading “My Top 5 Alternative Easter Gifts for Kids”

Interplay Pocket Microscope Review #30DaysWild


Ever since Isaac’s friend Charlie took his pocket microscope to Avon Heath Isaac has wanted one and on that trip they found all sorts of creatures on the heath including bullet ants, damsel flies and spiders. We are taking part in the #30dayswild challenge so when Interplay offered us the Pocket Microscope to review I jumped at the chance and it was the best decision I have made. This June the #30dayswild challenge is about doing something wild every day… Continue Reading “Interplay Pocket Microscope Review #30DaysWild”

Fablab Metallic Tattoos from Interplay

My kids love having temporary tattoos on their arms and if we are at a school disco or an event where they have a face painter / glitter tattooist it is the first thing they ask for. Now I can save myself a fortune and get away with doing them at home with Metallic Tattoos from Interplay which are the latest trend in temporary tattoos. The FabLab Metallic Tattoos kit contains over 120 cool designs which are suitable for both… Continue Reading “Fablab Metallic Tattoos from Interplay”