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Sea Life Centre Gt Yarmouth

We have visited the Sea Life Centre at Gt Yarmouth relatively regularly since L was born, maybe once a year or so. We can make it part of a larger day out at the seaside with ease and L does like to look at some fish.

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Triominos – Review

A couple of weeks ago it was International Table Top Games Day and to celebrate we were sent a selection of classic table top games to play and review from John Adams Toys and Ideal. So here I am with game number three, TriominosContinue reading Triominos – Review

Othello – Review

A couple of weeks ago it was International Table Top Games Day and to celebrate we were sent a selection of classic table top games to play and review from John Adams Toys and Ideal. So here I am with game number two, OthelloContinue reading Othello – Review

Delicious Shaken Udder Milkshakes

What better delivery could you receive when hosting your son’s friend for some play and theoretically a grown up chat. You got it, milkshakes! It just so happens Shaken Udder choose the best day ever to send us a delicious box of samples.  Continue reading Delicious Shaken Udder Milkshakes

Sling Stix – Review & Competition

I’m always on the lookout for fun summer games I can play with L. We love being outdoors and running round and have no end of garden toys. I am always happy to add to his outdoor toy selection though, anything that keeps him outdoors is great in my book. So we were delighted to be asked to review Sling Stix.  Continue reading Sling Stix – Review & Competition

Rummikub – Review

Last weekend was International Table Top Games Day and to celebrate we were sent a selection of classic table top games to play and review from John Adams Toys and Ideal. So here I am with game number one, RummikubContinue reading Rummikub – Review

East Anglian Game and Country Fair

L loves JCBs, loves them. We’ve worked as Brand Ambassadors for JCB Kids in the past and visited Diggerland. This kid is OBSESSED. So when I discovered that the world-famous Dancing Digger team from JCB would be visiting the East Anglian Game and Country Fair just outside of Thetford I booked tickets for me and the kid.

Feeling Calm
Dancing Diggers

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MiniMaster Football – Game Review

MiniMaster Football was recently showcased on ITV’s This Morning as one of the top toys to look out for in 2018 following their launch at Toy Fair, so of L and Husb were eager to try out. To be fair I’m not sure which one was more excited.

MiniMaster Football
Spin!

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#GetCrafty for National Stationery Week

We are coming to the end of National Stationery Week and I wanted to celebrate with my favourite of the days this year. #GetCrafty sponsored by Crafter’s Companion which takes place tomorrow.

My love for stationery started a long time ago but crafting was there first and like any first love, it holds a special place in my heart.  Continue reading #GetCrafty for National Stationery Week

A Family Break on the Broads with Herbert Woods

I don’t think I have ever hidden the fact I love living in Norfolk. I love the quiet rural lifestyle and how lucky we are to have a stunning coastline, plenty of castles and attractions and the Norfolk Broads all on my doorstep.

Herbert Woods Holiday 2018
How Hill House and Gardens

We have spent a lot of time on the Broads over the years and I can’t think of a time since we’ve had L that we haven’t got a boat out in one form or another.  Continue reading A Family Break on the Broads with Herbert Woods