Eliza mermaid

#Win a BABY born Little Sister Mermaid Doll

Back in May, we were lucky enough be sent the BABY born Little Sister Mermaid Doll to review. The perfect gift for mermaid fans, the BABY born Little Sister mermaid has a beautiful turquoise and pink tail, which moves like a mermaid when placed in water. Eliza adores taking her in the bath or paddling pool to watch her swim around. When she is not in the water, you can style the dolls long blonde hair, complete with blue and pink highlights using the comb and tiara. This clever doll requires 3 x AAA batteries (not included) and has sensors …

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Kumi-Kreator

Review: 2 in 1 Kumi Kreator Cool Maker

Eliza has enjoyed making friendship bracelets for her friends ever since she was taught how by some Chinese exchange students at school a couple of years ago, so when we were invited to review the 2 in 1 KumiKreator Cool Maker we jumped at the chance. The 2 in 1 KumiKreator Cool Maker is a breakthrough way to braid beautiful friendship bracelets and necklaces, right before your eyes! It is super simple to use too – simply load the colourful spools into the machine, spin, and create in minutes! To start, you need to measure your wrist, with the measure …

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Beating Heart

Review: Beating Heart from John Adams

Isaac is now at secondary school and has been learning about the systems of the human body and this week his home learning involved making a cell. We were invited to review Beating Heart from John Adams, which is a brilliant way of explaining how the heart pumps blood through the body. The set helps you create a squelchy, beating heart, with the aid of water and balloons! Construct each half of the heart, attach the pump tubes and fill with water – you could even add food colouring to create fake blood. I would advise that you start the …

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BRIO Builder Starter Set

BRIO Builder Starter Set – Review

We are big fans of BRIO in out house and find that wooden toys really stand the test of time. BRIO are known for their wooden train sets and small world play toys, but now they have added building toys to their range with the BRIO Builder Starter Set. Kids are happiest when they are using their imaginations and the BRIO Builder Starter Set can be used to create any number of objects whether real or a made up creation. This is a fun way to practice hand/eye coordination, fine motorskills and creative construction. The best bit is that the …

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Getting Sorted!!

If you have ever visited Warner Bros Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter, you will know that you can climb onboard the Hogwarts Express, push a trolley through Platform 9¾, learning how to cast spells and even fly on a Nimbus 2000 broomstick, but there is one thing missing…….. You don’t get sorted into a house! It has always been a dream to be sorted into a Hogwarts House and at BlogOn in September, I was introduced to the Harry Potter Real Talking Sorting Hat from Kids@Play, which unsurprisingly went on to win their Bloggers Choice Award for 2018 – i …

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