Garth Brooks, Ireland, Country Music and me

Have you been watching Nashville? It makes me so happy that friends who used to sneer at my love of country music are finally ‘getting…

Catchem if You Can (A Lego City Story by Frankie …

This an original Lego City Story that invoves a bin, a spider and a fab police car chase! It is amazing the hours of fun…

Our most played with Christmas present…Furby Boom

What was your child’s most played with Christmas present? At Christmas we were sent a Furby Boom to review. We gave it to my daughter…

10 things our family want to do in 2014

Last year was filled with fabulous moments, we stayed at the Lego land hotel, I won a MAD blog award and started 2 new blogs.…

Review: Leapfrog Leappad 2 Power from Asda

Asda have an amazing deal on the Leapfrog Leappad 2 power at the moment. It is the number 1 kids learning tablet and built specifically…

Going Visiting? The Perfect Christmas Gift for a Family

If you are visiting a family over Christmas and are wondering what you could take along, rather than turning up with yet another poinsettia or…

Learning with children at home – Art & Craft

Learning begins long before a child can look at books or hold a pencil. Learning starts at birth and parents play a key role in…

A Giant Tube of Moshi Monsters.

We have just come in from school and made hot choc. The kids are all pink cheeked and its Friday. Pizza for tea and a…

Lovely craft gifts for girls and boys

We have been sent some lovely craft items to review recently and I just had to share them with you . First of all we…

Spy Gear The Best Spy Toys For Kids

The Best Spy Toys for Kids What kid wouldn’t love Spy Gear! My son is fascinated by James Bond, Sherlock Holmes or anything remotely spy/detective.…

Kids birthday parties on a budget

Kids birthday parties can fill us with stress can’t they. It isn’t just the noise, the mess and the sandwich making – it’s the cost!…

When kids grow out of parks.

There is a dawning realisation in my head that my son is getting older. That sounds so silly of course he is getting older .…

Review: Clementoni Chemistry Set from Hobbycraft

Clementoni Chemistry My son gets very excited by science. He loves to figure out how things work, why they do what they do, what would…

Boats, mermaids and water balloons.

We were challenged by the Tots100 to make boats this week. I had a vision of glittered and sequinned sails on paper boats merrily sailing…