Archive for Children

Snow Baby!

Jan 18, 2013 2 Comments by

Here in the Cotswolds today we have already had 4 inches or so of thick lush white snow. With the schools shut, I decided to stay in the warm and hibernate….however the children had different ideas and decided to hit the garden for some snow fun. Emma is only 5 weeks old but she had […]

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Octonauts GUP E Toy in stock in the UK!

Jan 07, 2013 12 Comments by

Marky is a massive Octonauts fan. We have it on Sky+ and DVD. He has books, magazines and of course the all important toys. For Christmas, Santa bought Marky a few ‘Gups’ to complete his collection….however one all important Gup was missing…the GUP E. The Gup E features in quite a few episodes of Octonauts, […]

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Classic Tiny Tears Review

Dec 23, 2012 1 Comment by

I remember vividly being primary school age and my best friend had this amazing new doll which actually cried real tears. It was amazing and I was in complete awe as I had no dolls at home. Well that fabulous crying doll is back! My 8 year old daughter Brooke was the lucky tester for […]

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Molehill Mania Review

Dec 16, 2012 No Comments

We were sent a sample of Molehill Manic through to review from Mattel. Molehill Mania is suitable for ages 4+ and is or two players. Opening up the box, the actual molehill is complete and requires no assembly. The two plastic mallets that come included also are complete and require no assembly. There is a […]

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The Gruffalo Hide and Seek Mini Game Review

Dec 16, 2012 No Comments

Marky is a massive Gruffalo fan, and he knows the words off by heart to the books and the DVDs. But it is always lovely to see Gruffalo merchandise with the cute illustrations that we have all fallen in love with. When I was asked if we would like to review a Hide and Seek […]

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Nintendo 3DS Angry Birds Triology Review

Dec 07, 2012 No Comments

My children all adore Angry Birds, they all fight over my mobile phone yet struggle with the size of the screen. So when I was sent a copy of Angry Birds Trilogy to review for the Nintendo 3DS from Activision, I was keen to see if this would be more suitable. The age range on […]

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Angry Birds Star Wars Playing Cards Review

Dec 02, 2012 No Comments

We were recently sent some Angry Birds Star Wars Playing cards to review from www.mummynews.co.uk. Now being a mum to a 10 year old who loves Angry Birds and also Star Wars, I was quite impressed to see the perfect collaboration! The packet is a good size, and perfect for stockings. It comes with its […]

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Chameleon Crunch by Mattel REVIEW

Dec 02, 2012 No Comments

Chameleon Crunch has been advertised on many ad breaks this season, so when it arrived in the post for review my kids were singing the tune. They knew what it was meant to do, even the 2 year old! Opening up the box we found it was a very simple set up, no assembly as […]

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Micro Scooters – Mini Micro Scooter Review

Nov 30, 2012 6 Comments

So what is the ultimate Christmas gift for toddlers this Christmas? Yes I know you are probably thinking a cardboard box, but what about something that they can use all year round and really get the value out of? Look no further than a Mini Micro Scooter! Suitable from 12 months with the addition of […]

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