Category Archives: Toys

#SuperWingsSummer – Our Final Thoughts

I hope some of you managed to join us for the #SuperWingsSummer Twitter party yesterday. It was a lot of fun. We have really enjoyed our summer playing with Jett and the rest of his Super Wings Friends.

Boy by rver playing with toy plane from Super Wings, animation
The mini transform-a-bots are perfect for taking out

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Hey Duggee Toys from Jazwares

I have a confession to make. I enjoy Hey Duggee more than L. Sorry, I’ve said it. It’s true. Whilst he enjoys the show I often have to force him to watch it. I like Hey Duggee on Facebook, not for the parenting or crafting tips, but for the GIFs and show updates.

Large Hey Duggee soft toy in box
Talking Hey Duggee toy

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Peppa Pig & Miffy Toys from Jazwares

L recently got sent a lovely box of toys from Jazwares, including some fab Peppa Pig sets and Miffy toys. To start with I was going to run two separate reviews but as L has been mixing and matching them since the second they arrived, which is one of things I love, it only makes sense to cover them together.

Peppa Pig and Miffy Toys
Who thought Peppa Pig and Miffy would be buddies

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Peppa Pig’s Family Home – Review

When we got asked to review the new Peppa Pig’s Family Home set I straight away said yes. L loves Peppa and has recently really got into games where he gets to be the character and play out little scenarios with his toys.

Peppa Pig's Family Home
In the box

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Mickey and the Roadster Racers and Minnie Happy Helpers

We are celebrating the new Mickey and the Roadster Racers and Minnie Happy Helpers toy ranges that are available to buy. L has been busy trying some of the toys out and we are getting ready for what is shaping up to be an epic Twitter party.

IMG_20170Mickey and the Roadster Racers
L was excited before the box was even open, then it was larger than him

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Jungle in my Pocket – Review

Jungle in my Pocket is a cute collectables toy. You can collect lots of little pocket sized jungle animals and try to complete the full set. Part of the ‘In My Pocket’ range that has already seen kids collecting Puppies and Kittens.  Continue reading Jungle in my Pocket – Review

BRIO Police Station – Review

L adores his train set. It’s a lovely wooden one, so fits BRIO and loads of other brands. We have added to it over time and it’s getting pretty massive but when we were offered the chance of review the BRIO Police Station we jumped at the chance.

BRIO Police Station
Our BRIO Police Station

The BRIO Police station fits all the BRIO train and road sets. It has a roadway section the attaches to it and a rail section that runs along the side, there’s no where for the bad guys to escape to!!
It comes with a policeman and a bad guy as well as a police that has flashing lights and a siren. L literally loves it.  Continue reading BRIO Police Station – Review

The Sunflower Growing Challenge from GBC Group

It’s not often challenges are more pleasurable than getting to spend some time in the garden with my best boy. So I was really happy to join in with the Sunflower Growing Challenge from GBC Group.

GBC Group Sunflower Growng
Our sunflower kit

GBC sent L and I a lovely little gift box with everything we needed to plant our seeds. Some fab little garden tools for L, plant labels, a measuring tape so we can see how high they grow and of course the seeds.

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Mega Bounce XL from Wicked Vision

What could be better than a ball nearly as big as you are? Not much as far as L is concerned. Making it super bouncy, kind of noisy and ready for some rough and tumble helps of course. Well that is essentially what Mega Bounce XL from Wicked Vision does.

Mega Bounce XL
Our Mega Bounce XL

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Has it Got Wheels? Toys from Jazwares

L is a very lucky little boy. He doesn’t realise the extent of this. He looks forward to the postman  arriving and he will ask the same three questions.  ‘Is there a parcel today?’ ‘Is it a present for me?’ ‘Has it got wheels mummy?’ Usually I have to say I don’t know, but when I saw the box from Jazwares arrive I was safely able to answer yes to all three. 

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