Now that I officially have a pre-schooler and the Bear has now started nursery class, I’ve been on the lookout for educational toys that could help her in developing all the knowledge and skills I know she will discover over the coming months. So, when the opportunity came up to review the Write ‘N Learn Drawing Board from Big Steps Play, I was keen to take a closer look.
One of the Bears biggest obsessions at the moment are Hatchimals. These cute little collectibles have been around in our house for a little while now and her love for them doesn’t seem to be ending any time soon. So, when we were asked if we wanted to take a closer look at the new season 3 Hatchimals CollEGGtibles, there was no hesitation to say yes as I know she would be desperate to get her hands on a set.
There’s nothing better than waking up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee in the morning and being left quietly to enjoy the paper while you drink it. Granted I have to admit those days are a thing of the past now that we have two rather impressive balls of toddler / pre-school energy filling our (very early) mornings. That’s not to say I don’t get my morning coffee anymore, it’s just served a little differently these days.
I have a little boy that loves trains. And I mean LOVES trains. Regularly in the morning the first thing he says to me is ‘choo choo train’ and demands we go downstairs immediately to set them up. He could genuinely spend all day building tracks and watching his trains go round and round and round all day. Looking to increaase the diversity of his train collection, when the opportunity came up to review the Hape Fantasia Blocks Train we… Keep Reading
When I was a child I loved Winnie-the-Pooh. As in LOVED it. I was with him every page in Hundred Acre Wood as he made memories and had grand adventures with Christopher Robin and his friends. Fast forward into my teenage years and I discovered the Tao of Pooh as well as other philosophical studies of AA Milne’s work and I learned about the philosophical undertones which made sure the simple stories stood the test of time. So, can you… Keep Reading