Shaped-Magicubes

Review: New Magicube Shapes

We are such big fans of Magicubes from Geomag that not only do we have a few sets at home, but I also recommended them for the Pre-School where I work. Magicube is a magnetic construction system that has turned the classic cube into something “magical” and now they have added to the system with new Magicube shapes. All Magicube pieces are made of 100% recycled plastic to respect the planet and the different shapes offer infinite possibilities in using these construction toys, thanks to your imagination. This set includes 9 cubes with 3 different shapes and the cubes can …

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Gingerbread

Our Christmas Food Tradition – Gingerbread Shapes

There are hundreds of different foodie Christmas traditions all around the world.  For example, here in Britain, we enjoy Christmas pudding, mince pies and turkey on Christmas Day. However other countries have quite different traditions, for example, in Denmark rice pudding is the traditional Christmas dessert! As well as traditions by nationality traditions often differ by family too and like most families we have our own too. Christmas for us means baking and the kids favourite thing to make is Gingerbread Men, although our Christmas twist is to make stars and Christmas trees and here is how we do it. …

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Tiggly

Tiggly Learning Apps Review

When we were invited to review a new innovative learning system, Tiggly, I was intrigued to know more. I am not normally a fan of learning apps for children as I find that I pay to download them and they rarely get played with. Tiggly comprises of three sets of chunky physical letter /shape/number which are designed to work with a number of learning apps which work on iPad and Android devices. The use of physical letters, shapes and which have magnets on the bottom to help your device recognise them as if touching the screen with a finger, alongside the apps promotes …

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