Rubik’s Fun with 2 Cubes, A Twist and A Race

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As part of the John Adams Games Group we were sent some Rubik’s goodies which included a Rubik’s Cube, A mini Rubik’s Cube on a Keyring Rubik’s Twist and Rubik’s Race. Did you know the Rubik’s Cube is celebrating its 40th Anniversary, it was first invented by Ernö Rubik in 1974 in Hungary. The world’s obession with the Rubik’s Cube became apparent in the 1980’s making the puzzle synonymous with the ‘retro’ era. It is estimated that 350 million Rubik’s {Read More}

Osprey Adjustable Quad Skates

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My daughter has been asking for some skates for a long while now, when she first started asking for them she was only three years old and I had put her off with mentions of a new bike or something similar. She is now seven and a half and so when I was asked if we would like to review a pair of skates I thought well if she doesn’t have any now she will never learn how to skate. {Read More}

Finger Football Game with Haribo

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To get into the World Cup spirit we were sent a Finger Football set and some Haribo sweets from the lovely people at Haribo so we could have our own game of football in the nice environment of inside out home. Which is just as well as the weather has changed a lot this week and it is quite chilly and wet outside. Inside the Finger Football set is a pitch mat, 2 pairs of finger football boots, 2 goal {Read More}

Tamagotchi Friends

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When I heard that Tamagotchi’s were back I wondered how different they would be from the Tamagotchi’s that started the craze off back in the 1990’s and also wondered what my 7 year old daughter would think about it. We were sent one to review and my daughter of course wanted to play with it there and then, typical child. Tamagotchi’s have changed but not so much as I would have thought with 20 years since the originals came out. {Read More}

Sphero 2.0 – Great Fun for Kids and Adults

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I must be honest and say that I had never heard of a Sphero 2.0 before but when I was asked if we would like to review one and took a look at a video of a Sphero 2.0 being used I just had to say yes as I knew that the whole family would enjoy playing with it. Sphero 2.0 is a robotic orb, smart toy, game system which you can play with, learn with and explore with and {Read More}

Wasgij? A Different Kind of Jigsaw Puzzle

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I love jigsaw puzzles although I haven’t done one in a very long time so when I was offered the chance to review  Wasgij Spring Has Sprung jigsaw puzzle from Jumbo I jumped at the chance. I had not heard of Wasgij mystery puzzles before so didn’t really know what I was getting myself in for. When it arrived I looked at the box and thought hmm doesn’t look too hard”, that was until I realised that the concept of {Read More}

Easter Tamagotchi Friends Offer

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Why not hatch an egg with Tamagotchi Friend this Easter and make a saving too. The Entertainer have a great Easter offer on all Tamagotchi Friends where you can save £5 making the beloved Tamagotchi Friends just £20. There are lots of different Tamagotchi Friends and colours to choose from and kids love them. I remember Tamagotchi’s from my childhood and I was surprised to see they are still going now. So why not buy your child one this Easter {Read More}