Carcassonne Board Game Review

This month’s board game review is the Carcassonne Board Game, for the Asmodee Blogger Board Game Club. I am always looking at new board games to play, and this easy to play tile game was one of our recent…

34 of the Best Advent Calendars 2018 for the Whole Family

We absolutely love Christmas and every year we try and find the best advent calendars 2018. In this guide you will find kids advent calendars, advent calendars for beauty lovers, alcoholic advent calendars, DIY advent…

Learn How to Type the Fun Way with Free Typing Games for Kids

  **Disclosure – this is a collaborative post with KidzType, however, all views are my own.**   I have been able to touch type for a couple of years now, probably since my years at university.…

30 Of The Best Christmas Gifts For 9 Year Old Boys

Christmas Gifts for 9 Year Old Boys I know it is a little early to be thinking about Christmas, however, as Freddie turns nine just after I always need to be prepared in advance. This…

Christmas Hampers | Prestige Hampers Review

As its only 10 weeks until Christmas we have reviewed this Elegant Christmas hamper from Prestige Hampers. We have a lot of birthdays at the end of November and December so I always need to…

How To Have A North Pole Breakfast

North Pole Breakfast is soon to be upon us. The Elf on the Shelf was first introduced to me 4 years ago. I instantly loved the idea (I am a bit mad for Christmas!). Freddie was…

Big Ideas for Curious Minds | Best Introduction to Philosophy

Philosophy to me is a subject that is taken at university, and certainly not for children. However, the last two years I have seen more and more books out on this subject aimed at kids.…

How to Make History Fun with 60 Second Histories

We have recently been introduced to 60 Second Histories, and we absolutely love it. They are history videos in small chunks, well 60 seconds!! Since we have been homeschooling, Freddie has shown a massive interest…

Over 100 of the Best Books For 9 Year Olds 2019

I have compiled over 100 of the best books for 9 year olds 2019. The benefits of reading books is such an integral part of children’s lives. We have been really lucky and Freddie has…

Pandemic Board Game Review – A Great Cooperative Game

This month’s board game review is the Pandemic Board Game, for the Asmodee Blogger Board Game Club. I am always looking at new board games to play, and this strategy cooperative game looked great. Pandemic Board Game…

How To Encourage Creativity With Aquabeads Minions Playset

Freddie has never really enjoyed being creative, even from a very young age. He has always enjoyed books and maths and getting him to do anything remotely creative has always been hard work! As we…

Gorgeous Kids Clothing from POMPdeLUX

I don’t know about you, but I always struggle to find nice trendy clothes (at a reasonable price) for boys. As we are homeschooling now Freddie is wearing more and more clothes, also he has…

Cobra Paw Game Review

Cobra Paw is a really fast and funny game for the whole family. The recommended age is 6+ but I am sure younger children will also love it. It is all about speed and ninja…

The Best Educational Toys for 9 Year Olds

The best way for children to learn is through play, and educational toys encourage the development of essential skills while the child is having fun. Why Educational Toys? Educational toys are the best, not only…

Top 20 Packing List When Travelling to Mauritius

These are my top twenty packing list for a family holiday to Mauritius. This is such a beautiful island with the most wonderful people. We stayed at the Tamassa Resort in Bel Ombre and it was…