Sebastian’s Star Wars inspired 5th Birthday Party with Dr Balloonman

Sebby Dr Balloonman

I still cannot believe that the baby of the family, Sebastian, turned 5 last week. He had a fabulous day last Wednesday, despite having to go to school on his birthday, but his whole class sang Happy Birthday and then he chose to have McDonalds for his birthday dinner treat, but he had to wait until Saturday for his party. Last year’s dinosaur party was a roaring success, but this year he wanted something different. For the last three years… Continue Reading “Sebastian’s Star Wars inspired 5th Birthday Party with Dr Balloonman”

Chill out like a Jedi this Father’s Day

BB8 Droid

In case it had escaped your notice, it is Father’s Day this weekend (17th June). What do you get the dad that has everything? Meet BB-8™ – the app-enabled Droid™ whose movements and personality are as authentic as they are advanced. Based on your interactions, BB-8 will show a range of expressions and perk up when you give voice commands. BB-8 is more than a toy – it will be Dad’s companion and is perfect to sit next to him… Continue Reading “Chill out like a Jedi this Father’s Day”

Posh Paws Porg Plush Review

Chewbacca Porg

Star Wars is a big deal in our house. Hubby has been a fan since he was a child and he has a huge collection of original Star Wars toys, which occasionally come out to play, but only when supervised by him. His love of film has filtered down through the kids, with both Callan and Kian being fans and now Isaac and Sebastian have joined them, watching all the old films and TV spin-off shows. Hubby took Isaac to… Continue Reading “Posh Paws Porg Plush Review”

A Birthday Treat for Eliza

Mayim Mermaid Academy

Eliza turned 7 at the end of January, but having a birthday so close to Christmas mean’t that she didn’t really want any toys. We bought her a few nicknacks so she had some presents to open, but her main birthday surprise was a day full of fun. The day started with a swimming lesson, but not any old swimming lesson……….. a mermaid swimming lesson!! We spotted Mayim Mermaid Academy on BBC Breakfast news and upon further investigation discovered that… Continue Reading “A Birthday Treat for Eliza”