Category: News & reviews

Birthday Blowout game review: Blow the candles out to win!

As part of the Hasbro Toy Tribe this month, we were sent new game Birthday Blowout to review. It’s a fast paced electronic game for up to four people aged 4+. The aim of the game is to blow out the candles before the time runs out and the music …

Paddington 60-piece Giant Floor Puzzle review

My smallest has recently become a jigsaw puzzle fiend; I’ve never seen him sit still and concentrate as well before, and it’s definitely something I want to encourage. With that in mind I contacted the maker of his favourite PJ Masks puzzle, Ravensburger. They kindly agreed to send us a …

Sylvanian Families Sky Ride Adventure review

We are very fortunate to be working with Sylvanian Families, who sent us a Sylvanian Families Sky Ride Adventure airship and a Hamster Family for review. Sylvanian Families are among our most played with toys, and I personally love them, not least because they take me right back to my own …

Hexbug Nano Space Discovery Station review

We were sent A Hexbug Nano Space Discovery Station to review. Hexbugs are little vibration-powered robots that can move themselves across hard floor. Hexbug nanos are, as their name suggests, small Hexbugs. When turned on, they skitter along the floor on their rubber legs and, if you’re not careful, have …

The Casdon Dyson Ball vacuum cleaner toy review

Every second post on my local mums’ Facebook forum seems to be someone seeking out the Casdon Dyson Ball hoover toy. It’s a very popular toy, and for good reason! We were sent on to review, so we put it to the test to see if it sucked… Part of …

My Little Pony Equestria Girls Fluttershy Classic Style Doll

I was a My Little Pony fan as a child in the 80s, but it’s come a long way since then, with My Little Pony: The Movie and Equestria Girls full length films. There’s even a spin off series Equestria Girls: Tales of Canterlot High now on Netflix. I’ll admit that …

Be My Bear: Build your own bear at home kit review + WIN

Be My Bear are a company selling teddy bears and other soft toys that you can ‘make’ (or at least, stuff) in your own home. They have a whole range of characters, not just bears. They also sell packs so you can hold your very own Be My Bear building party …

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