Best Years Fair Trade Knitted Toy Giveaway

Best friends Knitted toys

In a household with four children, we know toys. We know what kids love and what quickly gets pushed to one side. The one thing that has often surprised me is how much children still gravitate towards the more traditional toys, not the battery operated plastic ones but those with more attention to detail. At … Read more

BBC Studios unveils a sleigh full of Christmas gifts for children

BBC Studios has a brilliant array of merchandise that is sure to excite pre-schoolers on Christmas morning. New toys, figurines, plush, apparel, DVDs and more from CBeebies favourites Hey Duggee, Something Special, Sarah & Duck and Go Jetters are available to purchase in time for the festive season. Hey Duggee A refreshed version of the ever-popular [easyazon_link identifier=”B00WNC0K80″ locale=”UK” tag=”mummmatt-21″]Woof Woof Duggee … Read more

It’s #NationalTeddyBearDay on Saturday 9th September

All of our Beans had their first Teddy Bear before they even took their first breaths and they still love their bears as much today as they did when they were little. Each one of the Beans has quite the collection of teddy bears but each bear holds it’s own special relationship with them and … Read more

What to buy for children under 3 years?

Playmobil

When you don’t have children yourself or you don’t see young family members regularly it can be difficult to know what to buy for the little people so I’m putting together a quick gift guide with suggestions for what to buy for children under 3 years. Playmobil 123 Range The choices are endless when it … Read more

Making the Beans’ day with PLAYMOBIL Pirates

Playmobil Pirates

The Beans are loving being Playmobil Playologists for the second year running and our second surprise box was a definite winner for all three. We are nearly two weeks on from when they first opened the Playmobil Pirates and it is still being played with daily. He won’t appreciate me telling you this but our soon-to-be 15 … Read more

Woohoo proud to be Playmobil Playologists!

Playmobil

As the Beans and I were jumping in our car to head off on our first camping trip of the Summer, a parcel arrived which I had to hide straight away, otherwise we would never had got away on our holiday. It had the word ‘Playmobil‘ plastered all over it so I knew there were … Read more

Gift Ideas for Baby’s First Birthday

You might think it seems a bit odd that I’m writing about First Birthdays again when our youngest, Jelly Bean, is approaching his third birthday in January but our beautiful God-Daughter has just turned one and our very cute neighbour also turns one in the next week and so it got me thinking about how … Read more

Can’t bear to part with your baby’s outgrown clothes?

Oobicoo

If you can’t bear to part with your outgrown baby clothes (I still have 99% of all of my Beans’ outgrown clothes!!) then Oobicoo the soft toy tot is your answer. There are four Oobicoos to choose from; Ollie, Orla, Olwyn and Ed, each with their own set of interests. They are cuddly lifesize friends … Read more

Big Christmas Savings In Early Toy Sale

Up to half price on ALL toys including big brands. Don’t miss out!! Sainsbury’s helps parents make super savings on quality toys Christmas is an expensive time of year for families and Sainsbury’s is helping customers across the nation save a whopping £13 million on Christmas gifts this year. The week shoppers have been waiting … Read more