Tag: toys

Our garden office (part deux) with Posterlounge

Remember back in December, when we had our garden office built? No? Let me jog your memory. Despite the fact it’s bitterly cold outside at the moment we have been making regular use of it; Doug (daddy; seems a bit weird to refer to him as that out of context …

A step by step guide to fixing matted doll’s hair

Does your child have a favourite doll which hasn’t been looked after properly? Do they have an Elsa doll with matted hair? A Barbie with fuzzy, frizzy and ruined hair? A My London Girl that has hair uncannily like mine (without the roots) and is desperately in need of a …

A small Whingelet’s Christmas list with Wicked Uncle

Wicked Uncle were the very first brand I worked with as a blogger, in this post back in April. We were totally spoilt. They were a great company to work with and the kids loved their toys, so when I saw that they were looking for bloggers to work with …

Make bath time magical with Colours of the Sea Ariel

I’ve tried so hard, but I admit defeat. She has had blocks, bricks, cars and trains. She’s watched Cars and she’s watched Bob the Builder. She’s never been forced into pink. But all to no avail; My little girl just wants to be a Disney Princess.It started with Frozen. The …

Londonit: Whingelets tackle the big smoke with Little Tikes

So Monday might have been wet, miserable and full of poop but on Wednesday, I got my parenting mojo back. We had a thoroughly exhausting but brilliantly fun day out in our nation’s fair capital. See? It’s not always doom and gloom over here (it’s just arguably funnier – for you, not me …

What to buy the one-year-old who has it all – with Magformers

As you will probably have read already, last week ‘the baby’ (henceforth, the small toddler) turned a whole year old! One whole, entire year of ridiculous sleep deprivation, explosive poos and almost daily vomit until a few months ago. I genuinely don’t know how, but we survived. Hurrah! I’m bloody tired, …

How to not give crap presents with Wicked Uncle review

I was very excited to be contacted by a website, Wicked Uncle.  It might sound like a dodgy band name but Wicked Uncle is in fact a website aimed primarily at relatives of children who have been tasked with buying a gift and have absolutely no idea what to go …

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