Technology

A homemade stop animation set - all it takes is a shallow cardboard box and a few bits of card!
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How to build a simple stop animation set

  Stop Animation is a fantastic way to get your kids into making animated movies, its simple to learn as it’s based on still photography, and it’s incredibly accessible with some wonderful stop animation packages available to buy online. Packages like Hue Animation offer a great place for kids to start dabbling. But what are you […]


by Helen • January 16, 2017
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Win a MEEM cable; the easiest way to keep those photo memories safe forever

We have already written about the wonderful thing that is the MEEM Memory cable on the blog. We love it, and we know that after Christmas and New Year you are all even more likely to have memories that need to be kept safe. However, we also know you don’t have that much TIME to […]


by Helen • January 13, 2017
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12 Days of Christmas

Play educational games with Poki and win a Fire Tablet #KiddyChartsAdvent

We have a lovely giveaway on Day 10 of our Advent competitions – we are giving away a Fire Tablet thanks to the game site, Poki. I have just spent a few moments with the kids taking a look at the site, and to be honest – it’s moments like this when I realise that […]


by Helen • December 10, 2016
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12 Days of Christmas

Win Cubetto wooden toy to teach youngsters to code #KiddyChartsAdvent

It is DAY THREE of our 12 festive Christmas giveaways in 12 days! If you missed the other days, do check back and look at them all. Today you can win this awesome Cubetto wooden toy to teach youngsters to code! THE AWARD WINNING CUBETTO PLAYSET NOW AVAILABLE Educational toys for kids are in demand this Christmas. Among […]


by Helen • December 3, 2016
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Win a Samsung SmartCam PT worth £139 and help keep an eye on your child #KiddychartsSummer

On day 5 of our summer countdown where we are giving away a new gift for parents every single day for 12 days, we have a rather exciting piece of technology for you. Parents always want to be with their baby or toddler but sometimes leaving them is inevitable, using the new Samsung SmartCam Pan […]


by Helen • July 18, 2016
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Win Thirsty Plant Deluxe Gift Box from Tech will Save Us and get your kids into science! #KiddychartsSummer

We are into Day 7 of our summer countdown, and its the weekend – so what better day to share a wonderful activity kit for the kids, that really gets their brain cells working from Tech Will Save Us. We have a wonderful giveaway today – a Thirsty Plan Deluxe Gift Box for you and […]


by Helen • July 16, 2016
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#Win six month subscription to Readly giving you access to all the magazines you ever dreamed of! (two available)

As a blogger, I sometimes get really, really cool stuff to do. Contrary to popular belief though, bloggers do pay for things. In fact, we pay for a lot of things. Particularly the stuff that we really love. Readly is something that I have been paying for every month because it is brilliant. For only £7.99 a […]


by Helen • May 24, 2016
Playbrush turns your toothbrush into a game controller for their apps. Now your kids want to brush their teeth!
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#Win with Playbrush so your kids can play and brush too! (two available)

We have a treat for you today. We are working with Playbrush again to get all your wonderful children brushing their teeth, without the pain. Playbrush is a toothbrush add on that turns any toothbrush into a fun toy for kids, that means they’ll want to brush their teeth every single day. As you can […]


by Helen • May 19, 2016
DiskoPets is based on a floating island in the clouds; a perfect places for online cartoon games, and kids imaginations to take flight!
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DiskoPets: Now it is possible for online cartoon games to help kids to play AND learn

Are you looking for a way for your kids to play, but learn at the same time? Of course you are; but you wouldn’t expect online cartoon games to do this for you, but there is a new one in town, DiskoPets, and it is designed to do just that for you. DiskoPets is aimed precisely at helping […]


by Helen • April 25, 2016
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10 things for kids online to learn

It’s hard to find a household without internet nowadays, and having our kids online is part of everyday life. Kids learn to use computers, tablets and smart phones at a very early age. It’s not all just about fun and games; smart technology can be used for learning too. To prove it, check out these […]


by Helen • April 11, 2016