Product Reviews

Double The Dobble Fun With Dobble Animals Edition

Being a Mum that likes to be prepared, I tend to keep a few things hidden in my handbag which will keep the kids happy or at least ‘entertained’ whilst out and about. Whilst I’d love to carry a clutch bag, over time I’ve come to accept that since having kids that will never be the case.

There would simply not be the room for the wipes, games, figures and fidget spinners that I find myself carrying around, never mind my phone, vape, makeup, comb or wallet! For that reason I adore compact card games which are small in size, lightweight and easy to carry – Dobble being my current favourite.…

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Making Playtime Magic With Num Noms Snackables Dippers

As I've explained in past posts, our four-year old daughter E is rather partial to playing with Num Noms, sweet, stackable and smelly little toys which she has collected an impressive amount of throughout the past two years. Num Nom's Snackables Dippers We were recently sent three blind packs of Num Noms Snackables Dippers for E to put to the test and to share on this here blog. Having received our sets of Num Noms Snackables Dippers, E hastily opened each package, carefully laying out the contents of each box upon the table. Ideal for children ages three years and over, the 'Num Nom's Snackables Dippers' figures contain a surprise element in that they colour-change when dipped in ice-cold water. View Post

Loving Lumo Stars

Tactic, a Finnish based game and gift company have recently launched a range of toys based upon a children’s book written by Kati Heljakka. ‘Lumo Stars‘ are nordic animals said to live in a mystical and curious land. We were recently sent three of the ‘Northern Brights plush collection’ from Lumo Stars to share and to review.


The Lumo Stars ‘Northern Brights Plush Toys’ Collection

Lumo Stars ‘Northern Brights Plush Toys‘ feature a large range of plush animals which are commonly found within Nordic counties, available in a range of sizes and realistic or fantasy based colour options, the ‘Northern Brights’ plush toys have large, sparkling eyes and super soft fur for ultra comfort.…

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Celebrating National Chocolate Cake Day With Num Noms

Did you know that today just so happens to be National Chocolate Cake Day? What better excuse to chow down on the sweet stuff than to dedicate a whole day to chocolate cake?

National Chocolate Cake Day

To celebrate National Chocolate Cake Day we were sent a rather wonderful selection of goodies from Num Noms. Included within this package was a selection of sweeties from which to create some rather fabulous chocolate cakes.

As you may have read in posts published earlier this week our little lady hasn’t been feeling herself and as a result has had a few days away from school to recuperate.…

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Putting The Pieces Together With The Ravensburger 3D Big Ben Jigsaw

As a family we are quite into puzzles especially in the jigsaw form. Whilst we are fairly of-fey with 2D puzzles we’ve only ever encountered 3D puzzles once before prior to receiving the ‘Ravensburger Big Ben 3D Jigsaw‘ that we were recently to sent to piece together and to review.


The Ravensburger Big Ben 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

The Ravensburger Big Ben 3D Jigsaw Puzzle features 216 individual pieces all of which are made from plastic and are fairly sturdy to work with. The puzzle measures 41cm in height when complete and is in actual fact a scale model of Big Ben.…

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