Eldrador Fantasy Figures from Scheich

Schleich Lava

Kids naturally have fantastic imaginations and the weirder the creature the better. Schleich have created their own fantasy collection: Elrador, which has four worlds of full of fantastical creatures: Lava, Ice, Stone and Water. The monsters of Eldrador are locked in an implacable conflict: their battle for the Superweapon!! On the website, the story starts with the Lava world, which has managed to get hold of the super weapon, giving them an evil power that they can use to rule… Continue Reading “Eldrador Fantasy Figures from Scheich”

Review: Baby Annabell Hospital

Bandage

In light of the current lockdown situation, I have found that the kids are taking part in many more role play activities in the home. Back in February, both Eliza and Sebastian were hospitalised for the first time and being in that situation was both unfamiliar and stressful for them, especially Sebby and they both still talk about their experience. We were invited to review the Baby Annabell Hospital, with Baby Alexander and I thought it would be the perfect… Continue Reading “Review: Baby Annabell Hospital”

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”

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?”

Review: Magicubes from Geomag

Magicubes Eliza and Sebastian

I was first introduced to Magicubes from Geomag at Blog On Conference and was so impressed by them that I bought some for the pre-school where I work. They were a huge hit with the kids and we have subsequently added to the collection with several sets. Magicube is a magnetic construction system that has turned the classic cube into something “magical”. The cubes can be attached on any side, and even remain suspended, making building fun and easy. The… Continue Reading “Review: Magicubes from Geomag”