Embarking On A Gaming Journey With The ‘Ticket To Ride’ First Journey Game

As a member of the ‘Blogger Board Game Club’ I have the opportunity to review and to share a board game each month. This month we were sent ‘Ticket To Ride First Journey’ (The European Edition), a beautifully designed board game suitable for two to four players.

With dozens of international awards and over 3 million games sold, The Ticket Ride franchise/ series is the most popular new board game of the last ten years!

Ticket To Ride: First Journey

Produced by ‘Days Of Wonder‘ and designed by Alan R Moon, Ticket To Ride: First Journey (The European Edition) takes the gameplay of the Ticket To Ride series and makes it accessible for a young audience ideally aged six years and over.… Read more from this post

The Fast & The Furry – Zhu Zhu Pets & Accessories Review

Being an ‘animal loving’ household we are forever being asked if and when we can get this, that and the other despite already having a dog the kids seem adamant that we need more pets. As for Paul and I, we are quite happy with just the dog especially at present given that she is twelve years old and sadly struggling to walk therefore taking up a massive amount of our time and effort.

Zhu Zhu Pets

Thankfully technology has provided us with alternative options, options which require no feeding, no walking, no cleaning and none of the commitment that comes with a real-life pet.… Read more from this post

Loving All Things That Glitter With Series 4 Num Noms

As you can imagine having two children doesn’t make for a tidy house, our living room could often be mistaken for Toys R Us, either that or a bomb site depending on the time of day.

We have endless amounts of toys, most of which do get played with at some point. However, there are a select few toys which come out on a daily basis and seem to keep the kids entertained which gives us adults a short amount of time to sit, relax and to sip a hot coffee in peace. Who am I kidding?! As if… any time to ourselves is usually spent playing catch up on the household chores but there’s always wishful thinking!… Read more from this post

Super Strategy Fun With ‘Hey That’s My Fish’

As you may have read in past posts, my family and I are big fans of board games. Each and every Sunday following a busy bar shift I return home to spend a few hours of quality time with my husband and children before we get ready for the week ahead. Whether it’s a movie, board games, painting or simply sitting together we make sure that we take the time to sit together, to enjoy each others company and to have fun as a family.

The Blogger Board Game Club

We were recently selected to become part of the ‘Blogger Board Game Club’, an online group which takes part in the reviewing and sharing of a range of games each and every month. … Read more from this post

Yeti In My Spaghetti – Fun, Simple & Easy Games For Kids

Each and every weekend my family and I put some time aside to spend together to either play games, watch movies or carry out some kind of team activity.

Yeti In My Spaghetti

We were recently sent ‘Yeti In My Spaghetti‘ from University Games to play, review and to share with my readers. Yeti In My Spaghetti is a hands on, practical game for two players and over, ideally suited towards children aged four years and over.

Included within the Yeti In My Spaghetti game is:

1 x Spaghetti Dish 30 x Noodles/ Plastic Spaghetti Strands 1 x Plastic Yeti 1 x Instruction Sheet

 

The Aim Of The Game

Players must place the noodles/ spaghetti strands in a criss-cross fashion across the dish then place the Yeti on top.… Read more from this post

Getting Crafty With The AquaBeads 3D Animal Set

As you may be aware from reading past posts we as a family are into crafting somewhat. A few months ago we were invited to become part of the ‘Aquabeaders’ group, an online group setup to sample, survey and to share Aquabeads products.

Aquabeads

We have carried out numerous reviews of Aquabeads sets all of which we have thoroughly enjoyed using to follow various templates from which we have created countless creations. This month we were sent our very first 3D Aquabeads Set to put to the test.

 

What Are Aquabeads?

Aquabeads are small, coloured beads which can be placed upon crafting boards and when sprayed will become tacky and stick together.… Read more from this post