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WIN tickets to Gadget Show Live

Mar 27, 2015 31 Comments by

To celebrate Vivid sponsoring the Kids Tech Toy Trail at Gadget Show Live, which takes place 8th – 12th April 2015 we’ve got 3 family tickets to give away this weekend, which are valid for Saturday 11th April 2015!  (Each family ticket is for 4 people).   One of Gadget Show Live 2014’s most popular features was […]

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Home Film and Toy range available now!

Mar 22, 2015 No Comments by

For a good few months we have been looking forward to seeing ‘Home’ at the cinema, it has been heavily promoted and being a Dreamworks film, the creators of Madagascar, I knew it would be coming from good stock. The film is about some aliens, called Boov’s. Cute little things, it’s very heart warming and […]

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Playmobil Gift Eggs are the perfect Easter gift!

Mar 13, 2015 No Comments by

Looking for an alternative to a chocolate Easter Egg? Well look no further, here is something fun but something that you can keep…. Playmobil Gift Eggs! Priced at just £6.99 each, these eggs are the perfect treat for any child. They come in four varieties of different themes with one sure to suit everyone. We were […]

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Peppa Pig Grandpa Pigs Holiday Boat

Feb 15, 2015 No Comments

As like many children, Emma is a massive Peppa Pig fan. So when we were sent this beautiful boat, she was more than delighted to test it out. In the box it is clear to see what you get included, there is the boat, grandpa pig, Peppa and George figures. The boat is good quality and […]

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My Top Tips For Making Bathtime Fun!

Jan 07, 2015 No Comments

My little Emma is now two whole years old, and it’s no secret that she has her own determined little opinions, that she is happy to scream and shout about. She is head strong, and if she doesn’t want to do something, she will make sure she doesn’t do it. So what do you do […]

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LEGO Bionicle is back!

Jan 07, 2015 No Comments

As you all know, we are MASSIVE LEGO fans, and my 12 year old son is a die hard fan. He was absolutely delighted to hear LEGO Bioncle have made a come back for 2015, and they look amazing! You can check out the whole Bionicle comeback at http://lego.com/Bionicle where you will find videos, the brand new […]

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LEGO Minecraft has landed!

Dec 21, 2014 1 Comment

Minecraft has hit the world by storm, and my 12 year old is completely and utterly sold to it. He adores the game, and will spend hours talking me through his ‘creations’. But now, LEGO have come up with the Official Minecraft sets, which means children, adults alike, can be just as creative in real […]

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Grow Your Own Candy Canes From Elf Seeds

Dec 01, 2014 1 Comment

I won’t lie, I LOVE Christmas. Mainly it’s the run up to Christmas I love, I love the Christmas songs, the festive feeling in town, and especially the Christmas coffee’s! With advent almost upon us, starting on Monday, I decided to create something to get us through the weekend. Marky had been especially good at […]

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Rubiks Cube UK Championships

Nov 20, 2014 No Comments

Can you complete the Rubiks cube? Nope, me neither. Now imagine trying to complete the Rubiks Cube with your feet….impossible hey? Well it’s not! On the 2nd November, 100 compeitors from 13 countries came together and competed in a variety of competitions. The event took place at University of Leicester, as Rubiks Cube celebrates their […]

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