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We are giving away some amazing Slither.io toys on the site - pop over and take a look, but hurry. Closes 30th Nov. #giveaways # ukgiveaways # competitions
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Win bundle of new Slither.io toys

We have a fantastic set of gifts for all those Slither.io fans out there. My son just LOVES this game, and sometimes it is hard to peelhim away from his little snakes… We have some of the wonderful new Slither.io toys to give away. These promise to be an instant hit with fans, as they […]


by Helen • November 9, 2017
Reading Eggs is a great way for the kids to learn to read - and we've got a free trial for FIVE weeks for you - pop along an find out more!
Parenting Tips

5 ways tech can help reluctant readers: FREE 5 week Reading Eggs trial!

This is a sponsored article (with Reading Eggs – including a FREE 5 week trial for YOU in September), but all advice is heart-felt as I have a reluctant reader (my son), and I know that all of these things have worked for me. We still struggle to get him to read sometimes, but it […]


by Helen • September 7, 2017
We've been hidden mickey hunting inside the Disney App for Walt Disney World Florida - can you find them too?
Family holiday locations & tips

Where to find Walt Disney World app Hidden Mickeys

We’ve given you advice on how to search for the Hidden Mickeys in the Walt Disney World Florida, and other Florida parks – but what did we actually find? We’ve searched high and wide for the best Florida Hidden Mickeys for you so you can get a head start on your hunting before you even […]


by Helen • June 27, 2017
Bookbeat audiobooks made my reluctant reader smile - can't you see?
Free Activities For Kids

5 reasons why Audiobooks are perfect for active kids and reluctant readers

Sometimes it’s hard to get my wee boy to read – he just doesn’t sit still for long enough. He is very much one of those classic reluctant readers. He is so active, there is almost always seems to be something better to do. He’d rather kick a football, jump on a trampoline, watch a spider […]


by Helen • June 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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#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
10 Things Your Kids Can Learn Online
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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
home security
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#Win a Piper home monitoring system worth £119

We have an opportunity for you to win a home security system from Piper; worth £119. But what is Piper all about I hear you ask? And why should I be interested in getting it? Piper is an all-in-one home monitoring device that sends alerts and information to your smartphone or tablet. With no service […]


by September 11, 2014
Tech Toys: For the geek in them
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Top five tech toys in the age of the geek

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending an event at Amazon, looking at the array of products that they had on offer. One thing struck me above everything else, that toys had rather moved on from when I was a wee nipper, and was sitting playing Top Trumps with my brother, or madly […]


by Helen • March 11, 2014