• Chalkola
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    AD| Chakola Chalk Marker Pens

    Chalkola offer a range of Chalk Marker Pens. Ranging from fine liners to more chunkier nibs. They have a variety of colours to choose from including pastels and metallic colours. Chalkola Marker pens are great for use indoors and outdoors. They can be used on pretty much any surface; glass, wood, chalkboards, they are easily cleaned off simply by using a damp cloth. They can be used over and over again. We were sent the 30 pack of Chalkola Chalk markers. They are bright and bold. The markers are versatile and perfect for all non porous surfaces. Colours include classic, earthy and neon. Fun for all ages The markers work…

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    AD Review| Super Zings Rivals of Kaboom

    Super Zings Rivals of Kaboom are collectible, everyday objects that have been transformed into Superheroes and Supervillians! The blind bags make great stocking fillers, and the playsets are the perfect gift! Introducing the Super Zings Rivals of Kaboom Range. We have very kindly been sent the following sets for review; Super Zings Rivals of Kaboom Tower Assault Super Zings Rivals of Kaboom Monster Roller Super Zings Rival of Kaboom Kazoom Lab Blind Bags Tower Assault The Tower Assault is a bit of an obstacle course for the Super Zings. Firstly they are catapulted towards the tower and if they hit it in just the right place then the tower gobbles…

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    AD| Learning Resources Measure Mate Review

    Introducing the Learning Resources Measure Mate. This retails at £32. I always remember being back in school and using these type of measuring devices. We would walk the length of the school playground and back again. For some reason I always found them quite therapeutic. This is the 5-in-1 outdoor Measure Mate. It allows your children and you to explore and experiment with measurements in a new and exciting way. Featuring five different tools to choose from, including; Vertical Measure Callipers Trundle Wheel Spirit Level Measuring Stick It introduces the concept of measuring to young learners in an outdoor setting. It comes boxed and includes a net bag to keep…

  • Ugly Christmas Sweater
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    AD| Competition & Review – Ugly Christmas Sweaters

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And what better way to celebrate than with a ugly Christmas Jumper! Yes you did hear me right! Ugly Christmas Sweaters is an online store that offers a variety of rather unusual and quirky Christmas apparel. This includes pyjamas, jackets, onesies and accessories. I do have to say some are actually quite lovely and not ugly at all, so there is something to suit everyone’s needs. They’ve even been featured on TV shows such as The Today Show, Good Morning America and The Ellen Show! If you were to go back twenty years, ugly Christmas jumpers would be nothing more than what…

  • Beaker Creatures
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    AD| Beaker Creatures Whirling Waves Reactor

    Who doesn’t love science play! Especially when it includes water? My 5 year old son has always had a fascination with water. Whether that be jumping in puddles, running the taps or playing in the bath, there’s just something about it that he loves. That’s why we love the Beaker Creatures range. We have been sent the Beaker Creatures Whirling Wave Reactor and a number of reactor pods to review. I knew straight away this would be a big hit as it involves, water! This currently retails on Amazon for £14.63 (correct as of posting date). What’s included Inside the box you will find; The Whirling Waves Chamber 1 Reactor…

  • Ciao Gusto Santa Rosa
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    AD| Ciao Gusto Santa Rosa Conserve Cake Recipes

    Did you know conserves such a jam for example are actually very versatile? Not only can you use them on your toast in the mornings, but you can use them in your baking. Ciao Gusto Santa Rosa have a great range of fruit conserves in a variety of flavours. I was challenged to create and share with you a recipe that includes the Santa Rosa conserve products. I chose the Strawberry and Apricot jams. Also availble are the Santa Rosa cherry and peach conserve. These come in 350g glass jars. Picking up all of your favourtie authentic Italian food and drink has never been easier with the Ciao Gusto Italian…

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    AD| GPS Pet Tracker Review: The Kippy Evo

    Introducing the Kippy Evo pet tracker. Self-confessed crazy cat lady I am! I love my fur baby, A-lot! We had him from a rescue centre 5 years ago, he was so small he could fit in my hand, and he used to sleep on my shoulder under my neck. Then, he grew and grew and now my gentle giant is thought to be a Norwegian Forest Cat due to his immense size! This has just made me love him even more. My cat is very unique and is like no other cat I have ever had. He loves coming on walks with us, he just follows behind us and then…

  • Thames and Kosmos
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    AD| The Magnificent Mars Expedition STEM Toy Review

    This week we were sent one of the new Pepper Mint STEM toys from Thames & Kosmos new range to review. What is STEM? Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Taught through an applied approach. Rather than teaching these subjects individually, they are integrated into real world application. Developing children’s STEM understanding and capabilities helps young people to gain confidence in using science, technology, engineering and mathematics in their everyday lives. Thames & Kosmos Range The full range includes the Pepper Mint; Great Treehouse Adventure (RRP £35) Fantastic Underwater Voyage(RRP £35) The Daring Escape From Hidden Island (RRP £30) The Magnificent Mars Expedition (RRP £25) Also available are the smaller Master…

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    AD| Happy Halloween with Feisty Pets!

    Your new spooky Halloween friend has arrived! Introducing Cranky Cathy, a very Feisty Pet! She may seem sweet at first glance but give her a squeeze and she may just surprise you with her grumpy scary expression! We were sent; Feisty Pets Cranky Cathy 2 Mini Feisty Pets (Lion and Teddy) Pumpkin carving tools and magazine Cranky Cathy What better way to get into the Halloween spirit than by surprising your trick or treaters with Cathy answering the door! Police received a string of complaints from local neighbourhoods of prank doorbell ringers. Once on the scene, Cathy was found in a nearby garbage can eating last week’s meals! Cranky Cathy…

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    AD| Creating Personalised Canvas With Parrot Print

    As a mum of two I am incredibly proud of my children. What better way to show them off by creating a personalised canvas to display in my home. That’s where Parrot Print come in. Using their simple website you can create a beautiful canvas that brings your photos to life. Parrot Print is ever so simple to use. You can choose your own image to upload or select one of their own designs. There are over 800 to choose from! You’re bound to find that perfect wall art to feature in your home. Canvas printing starts from just £9.99 with free next day delivery (on orders over £20) and…